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    With a Little Help From My Friends

    Beatles

     
    Main Strum  
    (w/swing feel):      
    D   D U D   D U
    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +
    D   D U D U D U
    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +
     
    Bridge Strum  
    (w/swing feel):      
    D   D U   U D U
    1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +
     
     
    Chord Guide
             132
    D:    xx0232
            123
    A:    x02220
           12
    Em:   022000
          3    4
    G:    3x0003
            1 3
    A7:   x02020
           32 1
    C:    x32010
           13421
    Bm:   x24432
           2 1
    E7:   020100
           1333
    Bb:   x1333x
          134211
    F:    133211
     
     
    D                      A           Em(2)

    What you would think if I sang out of tune

                    G                  A7              D(2)
    Would you stand up and walk out on me

    D                   A                Em(2)
    Lend me your ears and I'll sing you a song

               G             A7            D(2)
    And I’ll try not to sing out of key

     

    CHORUS:

                 C                    G                  D(2)
    Oh, I get by with a little help from my friends

                  C                      G                  D(2)
    Oh, I get high with a little help from my friends

                    C                    G                  D(2)
    Oh, gonna try with a little help from my friends

     

    A  (Hold for 8 beats)

     

    D              A                Em(2)
    What do I do when my love is away?

                 G                A7    D(2)
    (Does it worry you to be alone?)

    D             A             Em(2)
    How do I feel by the end of a day?

                 G                          A7          D(2)
    (Are you sad because you're on your own?)

     

    Chorus

     

     

    BRIDGE:

               Bm(2)        E7(2)
    Do you need anybody ?

       D              C        G(2)
    I need somebody to love

                Bm(2)      E7(2)
    Could it be anybody ?

        D              C       G(2)
    I want somebody to love

     

    D                   A           Em(2)
    Would you believe in a love at first sight ?

                 G                    A7                 D(2)
    Yes I'm certain that it happens all the time

    D                   A                  Em(2)
    What do you see when you turn out the light?

                 G                  A7          D(2)
    I can't tell you, but I know it's mine

     

    Chorus
     
    Bridge

     
    Chorus

     

                   C(2)                                       G(2)
    Yes, I get by with a little help from my friends
                                          Bb       F         D
    (hold)

    With a little help from my friends.


    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.