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                                        The Root
                                        D'Angelo
                                    

                                                                  D'Angelo
                                                                  Luther Archer
Bass                                                             Charlie Hunter
(8 string guitar arr. for bass)


As played by Charlie Hunter

In 2/2
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      | 3 |
E E = Q   E

Intro

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-x-0-------------|-x-0-------------|---0-------------|
  W                 E Q.    H         E Q.    H         E Q.    H

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-x-0-------------|---0-------------|---0-------------|-x-0---------x---|
  E Q.              E Q.    H         E Q.    H         E Q.    Q   E E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-5---------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-----3-------|-------------3---|
|-x-0-----0-------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  E Q.    H         W                 E Q.    E E Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-5---------------|-------------3---|(3)------3-------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------3---3-----|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------1-x-|
  W                 H.          Q     E Q.    E E Q     Q.    E E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-5---------------|-------------3---|(3)--------3-----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-x-3-------------|-------------3---|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------x-|
  W                 H.          Q     E Q.    E E Q     H       E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-x-3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-0---------------|-x---------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     Q.    E E E E E

Verse 1

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     W

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     W

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     H       H

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------10----|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)----------10--|
|-----------------|-----------------|-x-3-------------|---------------8-|
|---0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     H       E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------------3---|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  H       H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----3-----------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------3-----|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  H       H         E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     Q   Q   E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------------3---|
|---0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------3-----|
|---0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|---0-----0-------|-x---------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q

Chorus 1

|-------------2-4-|-----------------|---------10------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-3---------------|-2---------------|-------------6---|(6)--------------|
|-----------------|-------------0---|-6---------------|-----------------|
  Q   Q   Q   E E   Q.    E Q   Q     Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H.

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-5-4-5-----------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|-2---------------|
|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E E E E H         E Q.    Q   Q     Q   Q   H         H       H

|---------10------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-------------6---|(6)--------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|
|-6---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|
  Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H.            E Q.    H         E Q.    Q   Q

|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|(3)--------------|(3)--------0-----|
|-----------------|-------------3-1-|
  W                 H       E E E E 

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------------3---|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  Q   Q   H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q   

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)----------3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

Verse 2

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     W

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     W

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  Q   Q   H         E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     H       H

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------10----|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)----------10--|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|---------------8-|
|---0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     H       E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------------3---|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  H       H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----5-----------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------3-----|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E E H       Q     E Q.    E E Q     Q   Q   E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------------3---|
|---0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------3-----|
|---0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q

|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|
|-----------------|-------------5---|
|---0-----0-------|-x---------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q

Chorus 1

|-------------2-4-|-----------------|---------10------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-3---------------|-2---------------|-------------6---|(6)--------------|
|-----------------|-------------0---|-6---------------|-----------------|
  Q   Q   Q   E E   Q.    E Q   Q     Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H.

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-5-4-5-----------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|-2---------------|
|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E E E E H         E Q.    Q   Q     Q   Q   H         H       H

|---------10------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-------------6---|(6)--------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|
|-6---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|
  Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H.            E Q.    H         E Q.    Q   Q

|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|(3)--------------|(3)--------0-----|
|-----------------|-------------3-1-|
  W                 H       E E E E 

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------------3---|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------1-----|
  Q   Q   H         E E H       Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       E E Q   

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-------------5---|-3---------------|-------------3---|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     H       Q   Q     H       Q   Q

Instrumental Part 1

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|---------5---3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|-x-3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-x-0-------------|-x---------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    E E Q     Q.    E E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       H

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----10--10-10-10-10-|
|-----------------|-7-5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|---------------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------------|
  W                 E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     Q   Q   E  E  E  E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-7-5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|---------7-------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  H      -H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H     E E E E E 

Instrumental Part 2


|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  Q   Q   H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       H


|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     H       H

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-x-0-------------|-0---------------|-x-0-------------|-x-0-------------|
  E Q.    H         Q.    E H         E Q.    H         E Q.    H

Verse 3

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     Q.    E E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     Q.    E E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     Q.    E E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|(3)------3---3---|
|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|-------3---3---3-|
|-x-0-------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E Q.    H         E H         Q     E Q.    Q   Q     Q.    E E E E E

|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|---5-------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|
|---0-----0-------|-x---------------|
  E Q.    H         E E H       Q

Chorus 3

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-------------1---|(1)--------------|
|-3---------------|-2---------------|-1---------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------0---|
  Q   Q   H         Q.    E H         Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H       Q

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-5-4-5-----------|-------------3---|(3)--------------|-2---------------|
|-----------------|---3-------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  E E E E H         E Q.    Q   Q     Q   Q   H         H       H

|---------10--8---|(8)--------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-------------6---|(6)--------------|---5-------------|-------------3---|
|-6---------------|-----------------|-----------------|---3-------------|
  Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H.            E Q.    H         E Q.    Q   Q

||------------------|-----------------|---------10--8---|(8)--------------|
||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
||o(3)--------------|-2---------------|-------------6---|(6)--------------|
||------------------|-----------------|-6---------------|-----------------|
    Q   Q   H         H       H         Q   Q   Q   Q     Q   H.

                                  x11
|-----------------|------------------||
|-----------------|-----------------o||
|---5-------------|-------------3---o||
|-----------------|---3--------------||
  E Q.    H         E Q.    Q   Q

|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|(3)--------------|(3)--------------|(3)--------------|(3)--------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
  W                 W                 W                 W

|-----------------|-------------5---|-5---------------|(5)--------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||
  W                 H       Q   Q     W                 W


Key to rhythm notations:

W - Whole Note/Semi-Brieve
H - Half Note/Minim
Q - Quarter Note/Crotchet       Q. - Dotted Quarter Note
E - Eight Note/Quaver           E. - Dotted Eight Note
S - Sixteenth Note/Semi-Quaver  S. - Dotted Sixteenth Note

            
            
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