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African Nights Chords

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                                          Artist - Barclay James Harvest 
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                                              Song - African Nights
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                                        Album - Welcome To The Show (1990)    
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                                              Tabbed By - Ayreon77
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Tuning = Standard


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CAPO 1st FRET
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VERSE 1
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F
Driving down the road under the southern light

Looking back to see where we've come from
Bb
As we watched the sun go down rain it fell like diamonds
     F
From Kimberley mines


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VERSE 2
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F
On the road to Jo'burg with the dying light

Farewell Durban city of Natal
Bb
Stopped a while to stretch my thoughts as we crossed the borderline
    F
And into Transvaal


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CHORUS
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C            Dm     Bb
   I saw the sun go down
C         Bb       F     Bb
Under the southern skies
C           Dm
   Over and over
Bb
   I'll always remember
                        F
Those beautiful African nights


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VERSE 3
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F
In the old VW we'd count the miles

We traveled with a friend whose name was Farr
Bb
The stories that he told us talked of places
                         F
Times and faces sang and played his guitar


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VERSE 4
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F
Driving down the road we hear the morning rise

Leaving all the past so far behind
Bb
The sound man played the Eagles as we listen
                    F
Take It Easy echoes on through our lives


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CHORUS
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C            Dm     Bb
   I saw the sun go down
C         Bb       F     Bb
Under the southern skies
C           Dm
   Over and over
Bb
   I'll always remember
                        
I still hear them call

No matter how far
                        Dm
Those beautiful African nights 

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SYNTH
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Dm C Dm Bb F


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CHORUS
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C            Dm     Bb
   I saw the sun go down
C         Bb       F     Bb
Under the southern skies
C           Dm
   Over and over
Bb
   I'll always remember
                        
I still hear them call

No matter how far
                        F
Those beautiful African nights
        F
African nights

Bb F Bb F



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