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Dont Let The Sun Catch You Crying Chords

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THIS SONG HAS BEEN TRANSPOSED INTO MANY KEYS AS LISTED BELOW
I hope you enjoy my interpretation of this song ... Garry Smythe
Please e mail me with any corrections or suggestions to:-  g.smythe@sky.com
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DON’T LET THE SUN CATCH YOU CRYING – GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS
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Gerry plays this in the key of  C
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VERSE 1

Cmaj7                Fmaj7                Cmaj7     Fmaj7
Don't Let the        sun    catch You     Crying 
Cmaj7            Fmaj7             G
The night's the   time   for your  tears
Am                 Em
Your heart may be broken  tonight
Am                    Em
But tomorrow in the morning light
F             G              Cmaj7       Fmaj7   Cmaj7       Fmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying

VERSE 2

Cmaj7            Fmaj7                 Cmaj7     Fmaj7
The night time   shadows       disap - pear
Cmaj7            Fmaj7            G
And   with them   go   all your   tears
         Am                  Em
Oh the   morning will bring joy
    Am             Em
To every girl and boy
F             G               Cmaj7       Fmaj7     Cmaj7       Fmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you   crying

BRIDGE

G                      Am
We know crying's not a bad thing
Dm                                 G
   But stop your crying when the birds sing

VERSE 3

Cmaj7          Fmaj7          Cmaj7     Fmaj7
It may be      hard to   dis - cover
Cmaj7              Fmaj7             G
That   you've been left     for an - other
                Am                 Em
But don’t for - get that love's a game
              Am              Em
And it can always  come   a - gain
     F              G              Cmaj7       Fmaj7
So  Don't let  the sun catch you   crying
              Cmaj7                      Fmaj7             Cmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying oh    no       no no    no             

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VERSE 1

Dmaj7                Gmaj7                Dmaj7     Gmaj7
Don't Let the        sun    catch You     Crying 
Dmaj7            Gmaj7             A
The night's the   time   for your  tears
Bm                 F#m
Your heart may be broken  tonight
Bm                    F#m
But tomorrow in the morning light
G             A              Dmaj7       Gmaj7   Dmaj7       Gmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying

VERSE 2

Dmaj7            Gmaj7                 Dmaj7     Gmaj7
The night time   shadows       disap - pear
Dmaj7            Gmaj7            A
And   with them   go   all your   tears
         Bm                  F#m
Oh the   morning will bring joy
    Bm             F#m
To every girl and boy
G             A               Dmaj7       Gmaj7     Dmaj7       Gmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you   crying

BRIDGE

A                      Bm
We know crying's not a bad thing
Em                                 A
   But stop your crying when the birds sing

VERSE 3

Dmaj7          Gmaj7          Dmaj7     Gmaj7
It may be      hard to   dis - cover
Dmaj7              Gmaj7             A
That   you've been left     for an - other
                Bm                 F#m
But don’t for - get that love's a game
              Bm              F#m
And it can always  come   a - gain
     G              A              Dmaj7       Gmaj7
So  Don't let  the sun catch you   crying
              Dmaj7                      Gmaj7             Dmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying oh    no       no no    no             

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VERSE 1

Emaj7                Amaj7                Emaj7     Amaj7
Don't Let the        sun    catch You     Crying 
Emaj7            Amaj7             B
The night's the   time   for your  tears
C#m                G#m
Your heart may be broken  tonight
C#m                   G#m
But tomorrow in the morning light
A             B              Emaj7       Amaj7   Emaj7       Amaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying

VERSE 2

Emaj7            Amaj7                 Emaj7     Amaj7
The night time   shadows       disap - pear
Emaj7            Amaj7            B
And   with them   go   all your   tears
         C#m                 G#m
Oh the   morning will bring joy
    C#m            G#m
To every girl and boy
A             B               Emaj7       Amaj7     Emaj7       Amaj7
Don't let the sun catch you   crying

BRIDGE

B                      C#m
We know crying's not a bad thing
F#m                                B
   But stop your crying when the birds sing

VERSE 3

Emaj7          Amaj7          Emaj7     Amaj7
It may be      hard to   dis - cover
Emaj7              Amaj7             B
That   you've been left     for an - other
                C#m                G#m
But don’t for - get that love's a game
              C#m             G#m
And it can always  come   a - gain
     A              B              Emaj7       Amaj7
So  Don't let  the sun catch you   crying
              Emaj7                      Amaj7             Emaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying oh    no       no no    no             

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VERSE 1

Fmaj7                Bbmaj7               Fmaj7     Bbmaj7
Don't Let the        sun    catch You     Crying 
Fmaj7            Bbmaj7            C
The night's the   time   for your  tears
Dm                 Am
Your heart may be broken  tonight
Dm                    Am
But tomorrow in the morning light
Bb            C              Fmaj7       Bbmaj7  Fmaj7       Bbmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying

VERSE 2

Fmaj7            Bbmaj7                Fmaj7     Bbmaj7
The night time   shadows       disap - pear
Fmaj7            Bbmaj7           C
And   with them   go   all your   tears
         Dm                  Am
Oh the   morning will bring joy
    Dm             Am
To every girl and boy
Bb            C               Fmaj7       Bbmaj7    Fmaj7       Bbmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you   crying

BRIDGE

C                      Dm
We know crying's not a bad thing
Gm                                 C
   But stop your crying when the birds sing

VERSE 3

Fmaj7          Bbmaj7         Fmaj7     Bbmaj7
It may be      hard to   dis - cover
Fmaj7              Bbmaj7            C
That   you've been left     for an - other
                Dm                 Am
But don’t for - get that love's a game
              Dm              Am
And it can always  come   a - gain
     Bb             C              Fmaj7       Bbmaj7
So  Don't let  the sun catch you   crying
              Fmaj7                      Bbmaj7            Fmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying oh    no       no no    no             

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VERSE 1

Gmaj7                Cmaj7                Gmaj7     Cmaj7
Don't Let the        sun    catch You     Crying 
Gmaj7            Cmaj7             D
The night's the   time   for your  tears
Em                 Bm
Your heart may be broken  tonight
Em                    Bm
But tomorrow in the morning light
C             D              Gmaj7       Cmaj7   Gmaj7       Cmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying

VERSE 2

Gmaj7            Cmaj7                 Gmaj7     Cmaj7
The night time   shadows       disap - pear
Gmaj7            Cmaj7            D
And   with them   go   all your   tears
         Em                  Bm
Oh the   morning will bring joy
    Em             Bm
To every girl and boy
C             D               Gmaj7       Cmaj7     Gmaj7       Cmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you   crying

BRIDGE

D                      Em
We know crying's not a bad thing
Am                                 D
   But stop your crying when the birds sing

VERSE 3

Gmaj7          Cmaj7          Gmaj7     Cmaj7
It may be      hard to   dis - cover
Gmaj7              Cmaj7             D
That   you've been left     for an - other
                Em                 Bm
But don’t for - get that love's a game
              Em              Bm
And it can always  come   a - gain
     C              D              Gmaj7       Cmaj7
So  Don't let  the sun catch you   crying
              Gmaj7                      Cmaj7             Gmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying oh    no       no no    no             

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VERSE 1

Amaj7                Dmaj7                Amaj7     Dmaj7
Don't Let the        sun    catch You     Crying 
Amaj7            Dmaj7             E
The night's the   time   for your  tears
F#m                C#m
Your heart may be broken  tonight
F#m                   C#m
But tomorrow in the morning light
D             E              Amaj7       Dmaj7   Amaj7       Dmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying

VERSE 2

Amaj7            Dmaj7                 Amaj7     Dmaj7
The night time   shadows       disap - pear
Amaj7            Dmaj7            E
And   with them   go   all your   tears
         F#m                 C#m
Oh the   morning will bring joy
    F#m            C#m
To every girl and boy
D             E               Amaj7       Dmaj7     Amaj7       Dmaj7
Don't let the sun catch you   crying

BRIDGE

E                      F#m
We know crying's not a bad thing
Bm                                 E
   But stop your crying when the birds sing

VERSE 3

Amaj7          Dmaj7          Amaj7     Dmaj7
It may be      hard to   dis - cover
Amaj7              Dmaj7             E
That   you've been left     for an - other
                F#m                C#m
But don’t for - get that love's a game
              F#m             C#m
And it can always  come   a - gain
     D              E              Amaj7       Dmaj7
So  Don't let  the sun catch you   crying
              Amaj7                      Dmaj7             Amaj7
Don't let the sun catch you  crying oh    no       no no    no             

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Samuel Clayton wrote on June 29 2013, 03:43 pm

I'd forgotten this little jewel! Beautiful chords, now, if only I could sing it half as well as Gerry did!

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mvmystique wrote on February 25 2014, 04:55 pm

Brilliant Gary. It's a 5 for me.
John S.

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Tom Hogg wrote on September 29 2015, 11:07 pm

I like your first version of this song. These are the chords I played when I started learning the to play the guitar in the 60's.

Thanks.

Tom

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