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New Soul

Yael Naim

 

Capo 5

 

Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003

       32 1

C:    x32010

       12

Em:   022000

         132

D:    xx0232

            1

G7/D:  xx0001

       13421

Cm:   x35543

       2   4

G/B:  x20003

 

 

            >       >

        B   D U B U D U     > = accent

Strum:  1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

 

Intro:  / G - - - / C - - - / Em - D - / G - - - /

 

         G                                     C

I'm a new soul, I came to this strange world

                       Em (½)              D (½)                G

Hoping I could learn a bit ‘bout how to give and take

                 G                                      C

But since I came here, felt the joy and the fear

                         Em (½)         D (½)          G

Finding myself making every possible mistake

 

Chorus:

         G                      C     

La, la, la, la, la-la-la-la la, la, la-la-la-la-

Em (½)     D (½)     G

la,    la-la-la, la-la-la.

         G                      C     

La, la, la, la, la-la-la-la la, la, la-la-la-la-

Em (½)     D (½)     G

la,    la-la-la, la-la-la.

 

          G                                C

I'm a young soul in this very strange world

                       Em (½)                D (½)                G

Hoping I could learn a bit ‘bout what is true and fake

                    G                                 C

But why all these hate? Try to communicate

                           Em (½)           D (½)           G

Finding trust and love is not always easy to make

 

Chorus

 

/ G - - - / C - - - / Em - D - / G - - - / x2

 

G7/D                   G

This is a happy end

  C                                Cm

'Cause you don't understand

G7/D                            G

Everything you have done

C                              Cm

Why's everything so wrong

G7/D                      G

This is a happy end  Come and give me your hand

C                        Cm

I'll take you far away

 

      G                                       C

I'm a new soul, I came to this strange world

                        G/B                                         D

Hoping I could learn a bit ‘bout how to give and take

                 G                                      C

But since I came here, felt the joy and the fear

                        Em (½)          D (½)          G

Finding myself making every possible mistake

 

Chorus x2

 

End on G

 


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.