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Tears In Heaven Chords

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"Tears in Heaven" by Eric Clapton

(the way i play it)

e|--------------------|-----------------------------|
B|--------------------|--------2h3p2----5-----5--2--|
G|--------------------|-----2--------2--4-----4--2--|
D|--------------------|-----------------------------|
A|--------------------|--0--------------------------|
E|----------------0h2-|-----------------4--4--4--2--|

e|-------------------------|-------------------------|
B|-------2-----2-----2-----|--3-----3-----3-----3----|
G|-------2-----2-----2-----|--2-----2-----2-----1----|
D|-------------------------|-------------------------|
A|-------------------------|-------------------------|
E|----2-----2--0--0-----0--|--2--2-----2--0--0--0----|

   Substitute this for the "A" at 
   the Begining of each verse
e|-------------------------|
B|--------------2h3p2------|
G|-----------2--------2----|
D|-------------------------|
A|--------0----------------|
E|--0h2--------------------|

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-CHORDS-
A    002220
D    000232
E    022100
E7   000454
Fm   133111
F#m  244222
G    320003
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[Verse]
A         E7      A    E  G
Would you know my name
D    A              E      A
If I saw you in heaven?
A        E7     A       E  G
Would it be the same
D    A             E
If I saw you in heaven?

[Chorus]
F#m       Fm     F#m      E
I must be strong to carry on,
 E     A D      A     E  G
'Cause I know I don't belong...

Here in heaven.

A  E7 A  E G 
D A   E    A 
A  E7 A  E G 
D A   E
(same as verse, accept no singing)

A         E7      A     E  G
Would you hold my hand
D    A             E     A
If I saw you in heaven?
A         E7      A     E  G
Would you help me stand
D    A              E     A
If I saw you in heaven?

F#m          F   F#m               E
I'll find my way Through night and day,
E      A D           A     G
'Cause I know I just can't stay

Here in heaven.

A  E7 A  E G 
D D D D  A
(chord version of the intro)

[Bridge]
G        D         A              D         G
Time can bring you down, Time can bend your knees.
G        D         A              D         G
Time can break your heart, Have you begging please, 
          D        
begging please.

[Solo]
or alternatively  A  E7 A  E G 
play the verse    D A   E    A 
                  A  E7 A  E G 
                  D A   E

[Chorus]
Beyond the door,There's peace I'm sure,
And I know there'll be no more
Tears in heaven.

[Verse]
Would you know my name
If I saw you in heaven?
Would it be the same
If I saw you in heaven?

[Chorus]
F#m       F      F#m      E
I must be strong to carry on,
 E     A D      A     E  G
'Cause I know I don't belong...
               A   E7   A   E
Here in heaven.
 E     A D      A     E  G
'Cause I know I don't belong... Here in heaven

(replay intro then end with an "A" chord)
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dilligan 31 Jun 16, 2010 03:23 AM

this is mine. made it a while back, and i didn't have an account then

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Zedly T 326 Jul 09, 2014 09:21 PM

Clearly wrong.

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HunnyBundtCake 10 Aug 06, 2015 12:10 AM

UHHHHHHHH WTF IS THIS??? THE SONG TITLE SHOULD SAY... HOW TO RUIN A CLAPTON SONG.. AND BTW NO ONE CARES HOW YOU PLAY IT SIR.. THIS IS NOT A THERAPY SITE :) MUAH !

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