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                             Hey there delilah – Plain white t’s
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Tabbed by: Peder Burger
Email:pcburger@telkomsa.net

Hey peeps, this is the very easy version and probably the original.
This is as good as it gets! Trust me...

Plz let me know if u like it, and if its any good! Enjoy my 3 hours of  hard work! 
the Capo on 2nd fret!

Tuning: Standard tuning (Capo on 2nd fret)

Intro:
   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|

   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
       Hey there Delilah what’s it like in New York City I’m a…

    C                             Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   Thousand miles away but girl tonight you look so pretty yes you…

   Am                              F               G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   Do…                                Time Square cant shine as bright as…

   Am                               G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-------1-------0-------0-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------0-----------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
  You                              I swear it true…

   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
       Hey there Delilah don’t you worry about the distance I’m right…

    C                             Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   There if you get lonely give this song another listen close your…

   Am                              F                  G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   Eyes…                          listen   to   my   voice  it’s  my dis…

   Am                               G
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-------1-------0-------0-------3-------3-------------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3-----------------|
  …guise            I’m by your side…


CHORUS: (repeat 4 times)

   C                              Am
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1--------1------1-------1------1----------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------2------2-------2------2----------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------0------0------0-------0--------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   Oooooh      it’s what you do to meeeee

   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
       Hey there Delilah I know   times are getting hard but just…

    C                             Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  Believe me girl someday I’ll pay the bills with this guitar we’ll have it…

   Am                              F                  G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   Good…                          we’ll have the live we knew we…

   Am                               G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-------1-------0-------0-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------0-----------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
  Would…               …my word is good

   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
       Hey there Delilah I’ve got so much left to say If every…

    C                             Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  …simple song I wrote to you would take your breath away I’d write it…

   Am                              F                  G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   All…                             even more in love with me you’d…

   Am                               G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-------1-------0-------0-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------0-----------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
  fall…               …we’d have it all


CHORUS: (repeat 4 times)

   C                              Am
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1--------1------1-------1------1----------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------2------2-------2------2----------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------0------0------0-------0--------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   Oooooh      it’s what you do to meeeee

    F                              G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-----3-------3-------3-------3-------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-1-------1-------1-------1-------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
A thousand miles seems pretty far but they’ve got planes and trains and cars

   C                              Am
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1--------1------1-------1------1--------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------2------2-------2------2--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------0------0------0-------0------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  I’d walk to you if I had no other way

    Fm                           G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-----3-------3-------3-------3-------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-1-------1-------1-------1-------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
  Our friends would all make fun of us and well just laugh along because…

   C                              Am
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1--------1------1-------1------1--------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------2------2-------2------2--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------0------0------0-------0------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  We know that none of them had felt this way

    F                              G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-----3-------3-------3-------3-------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-1-------1-------1-------1-------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
   Delilah I can promise you that by the time we get through…

   C
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1--------1------1-------1------1--------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------3------3------3-------3------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
  The world will never ever be the same and your to…

   G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----0-------0-------0-------0-------3-------3-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-3-------3-------3-------3-------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
   Blame…

   C                              Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
       Hey there Delilah you be good and don’t you miss me…

    C                             Em
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1p0------0------0-------0------0h1------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------0------0-------0------0--------------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------2------2------2-------2------------------|
E|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Two more years and you’ll be done with school and I’ll be makin history like…

  Am                              F                   G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   I Do…                                we’ll know it’s all because of …

  Am                              F                   G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   you…                            we can do whatever we want…

  Am                              F                   G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-----------------------------------3---------3-----|
G|-----2-------2-------2---0-----------2---------2---------0---------0-----|
D|-------------------------------------3---------3-------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------1--------1---------3---------3----------|
   to…                            Hey there Delilah here’s to you…

   Am                               G
e|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1-------1-------1-------0-------0-------3-------3-----------|
G|-----2-------2-------2-------2-------0-------0-------0-------0-----------|
D|-------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-0-------0-------0-------0-----------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------3-------3-------3-------3---------------|
  To…                              This one’s for you…


CHORUS: (repeat 4 times)

   C                              Am
e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----1-------1------1------1--------1------1-------1------1----------------|
G|-----0-------0------0------0--------2------2-------2------2----------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|-3-------3------3------3--------0------0------0-------0--------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
   Oooooh      it’s what you do to meeeee


| /  slide up
| \  slide down
| h  hammer-on
| p  pull-off
| ~  vibrato
| +  harmonic
| x  Mute note
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VomitFace wrote on June 17 2008, 12:58 am

Thank you ! This is very simple and sounds great! , you did a GREAT a job!

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PederBurger wrote on July 7 2008, 12:18 am

Appreaciated

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lozza69 wrote on July 19 2008, 09:27 am

Brilliant!! Can't wait to try it out on my friends!! Thanks

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