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Song: You're so vain
Artist: Carly Simon
Composer: Carly Simon
Album: No secrets

Tabbed by DJ ('DiddyD' at ultimateGuitar.com)
2nd June 2013

I've based this tab on the hit single version, with the extended
chords suggested in the full arrangement rather than the simpler
guitar chords that Carly uses to play live.

Am   = x02210    Fadd9 = xx3213    C   = x32010    C6    = x35555
Am7  = x02010    Asus2 = x02200    C4  = x33010    Dm7   = xx0211
Am/G = 302210    Fmaj7 = 133210    G6  = 320030    C/B   = x2x010
Am/E = 002210    G     = 320033    F6  = xx3231    Fmaj9 = xx3553
F    = xx3211    Em7   = 022030    C * = x35553    G13   = 323000

^ = emphasise the beat

************************************************************************

[Intro]
                        (Son of a  gun!)
e|--------------------------------|-------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|-------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|-------------------------|
D|--------------------------------|-------------------------|
A|-----0-h3------0-h3-------------|------0-h3------0-h3-----|
E|--5---------5--------5----------|--5---------5---------5--|


     Am        Am7          Am       Am/G
||:  /  /   /__/   /__/  |  /  /   /__/   /__/  :|| [x2]
     ^         ^      ^     ^         ^      ^

   Am        Am7          Am       Am/E   Am/G
|  /  /   /__/   /__/  |  /  /   /__/   /__/  |
   ^         ^      ^     ^         ^      ^

[Verse 1]
     Am7        Am      Am7  Am                 F        Fadd9 F  Am
You walked in - to the party... like you were walking on - to  a yacht,
Asus2                     Am7       Am        Am7     Am
       Your hat, stra - tegically dipped be - low one eye,
       F            Fadd9  F    Am     Asus2
Your scarf it was an  a - pri - cot,
       Fmaj7    G       Em7   Am7         F                    C
You had one eye in the mirror as ...you watched yourself ga - votte,
 C   C4  C    G      G6           F                  F6
And all the girls dreamed that they'd be your part - ner,
 F                    F6    F
They'd be your part - ner, and...


[Chorus]
C *        C6  C *  C6 C *       Dm7                            C
    You're so vain,        you probably think this song is a - bout you,
      C/B  Am                    Fmaj9         Fmaj9    Fmaj9   G13
You're so vain,             I'll bet you think this song is a - bout you,
              (You're so vain---!) ^             ^        ^      ^

 G13        G13
Don't you, don't you?
  ^          ^


[Verse 2]
        Am7    Am         Am7      Am       F           Fadd9  F    Am
Oh, you had me...several years a - go, when I was still quite nai - ve,
Asus2             Am7         Am           Am7    Am
       Well, you said that we make such a pretty pair,
     F             Fadd9  F   Am    Asus2
And that you would nev - er leave,
        Fmaj7     G       Em7        Am7        F              C
But you gave a - way the things you loved, and one of them was me,
C  C4   C     G     G6         F                F6
I had some dreams, they were clouds in my cof - fee,
  F                 F6   F
Clouds in my cof - fee, and...


[Chorus]
C *       C6  C *  C6 C *       Dm7                            C
   You're so vain,        you probably think this song is a - bout you,
      C/B  Am                    Fmaj9         Fmaj9    Fmaj9   G13
You're so vain,             I'll bet you think this song is a - bout you,
             (You're so vain---!) ^             ^        ^      ^

 G13        G13        G13
Don't you, don't you, don't you?
  ^          ^          ^


[Verse 3 -instrumnental]
  Am    Asus2 Am   Am    Asus2 Am     F    Fadd9 F    Am   Asus2 Am
|  /  /  /___/  / | /  /   /___/  / | /  /   /   /  | /  /   /___/  / |

  Am    Asus2 Am   Am    Asus2 Am     F    Fadd9 F    Am   Asus2 Am
|  /  /  /___/  / | /  /   /___/  / | /  /   /   /  | /  /   /___/  / |

  Fmaj7  G       Em7    Am7      F              C     C  C4   C     G
|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  I had some dreams,

 G6         F                F6     F                F6    F
They were clouds in my cof - fee, clouds in my cof - fee, and...


[Chorus]
C *       C6  C *  C6 C *       Dm7                            C
   You're so vain,        you probably think this song is a - bout you,
      C/B  Am                    Fmaj9         Fmaj9    Fmaj9   G13
You're so vain,             I'll bet you think this song is a - bout you,
             (You're so vain---!) ^             ^        ^      ^

 G13        G13
Don't you, don't you?
  ^          ^

[Verse 4]
         Am7          Am     Am7     Am
Well, I hear you went up to Sarato - ga,
      F         Fadd9     F  Am
And your horse natural - ly won,
Asus2    Am    Am7       Am             Am7       Am
 Then...you...flew your Lear jet up to Nova Sco - tia,
             F       Fadd9   F     Am    Asus2
To see the total e - clipse of the sun,
             Fmaj7        G      Em7     Am7
Well, you're where you should be all the time,
      F         C                     C4   C    G    G6
And when you're not, you're with some un - der world spy,
         F               F6     F               F6
Or the wife of a close friend, wife of a close friend, and...


[Chorus]
C *       C6  C *  C6 C *       Dm7                            C
   You're so vain,        you probably think this song is a - bout you,
      C/B  Am                    Fmaj9         Fmaj9    Fmaj9   G13
You're so vain,             I'll bet you think this song is a - bout you,
              (You're so vain---!) ^             ^        ^      ^

 G13        G13        G13
Don't you, don't you, don't you now?
  ^          ^          ^
  C *      C6    C *         C6 C *     Dm7             C
| /  /  /__/  /__/  |  /  /__/  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |


[Coda - repeat]
   C *      C6  C *  C6 C *    Dm7                            C
||:  You're so vain,    you probably think this song is a - bout you!:||


[Ending from live performances]
      C/B  Am                  Fmaj9          Fmaj9    Fmaj9   G13
You're so vain,            I'll bet you think this song is a - bout you,
             (You're so vain---!) ^             ^        ^      ^

 G13       G13         G13          Am
Don't you, don't you, don't you?
  ^          ^          ^

************************************************************************

Below are a couple of additional verses that Carly never used on a
record, but revealed them in TV documentaries:

[Original 1st Verse ]
 Am7       Am   Am7      Am        F   Fadd9  F   Am   Asus2
Bless you, Ben, you came in when nobody else left off,
 Am7    Am       Am7     Am
There I was, all by my - self,
 F      Fadd9 F  Am    Asus2
Hiding up in my loft,
 Fmaj7    G      Em7     Am7         F               C
Talking trouble, took my time, and singing some sad songs,
C  C4   C     G     G6         F                F6
I had some dreams, they were clouds in my cof - fee,
  F                 F6   F
Clouds in my cof - fee, and...


[Final Verse ]
   Am7       Am         Am7      Am
A friend of yours re - vealed to me...
          F      Fadd9 F   Am   Asus2
That you loved me all the time,
Am7       Am    Am7       Am
Kept it secret from your wives,
           F      Fadd9 F  Am    Asus2
You be - lieved it was no crime,
    Fmaj7      G      Em7     Am7       F                  C
You called me once to ask me things I couldn't quite de - fine,
 C    C4   C     G  G6      F               F6
May - be that's why I have tried to dismiss you,
 F               F6    F
Tried to dismiss you, and...

            
            
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