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Gorilla ukulele

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This is down a full step from the original, [I think] so a capo won't help to play along with James (unless you put it on the 10th fret). Was this info helpful? Yes No
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James Taylor
                         Gorilla

[Verse 1]

 Em                 A     Em                    A
He's got arms like legs, he's got hands on his feet
 Em                      A              Em             A   G
He's got a nose like a doughnut, got a tendency to overeat
    D         C        G       Em             A
He don't use tools or weapons,  he don't eat meat
Em                        A       Em                   A
He likes to stick to the bushes, tends to avoid the street
 G      D             C     G     Em               A
But he rides my El Dorado, baby, when he comes to town
 Em                       A          Em                  A
You know he's out there somewhere,  trying to track you down


[Verse 2]

 Em             A     Em              A
Look up in the sky,  mama that's the one, yeah, uh huh
 Em              A        Em                A   G
See the mighty profile,  block the noonday sun
    D              C        G           Em                 A
He comes from the heart of darkness a thousand miles from here
 Em                         A                 Em                  A
That's the land where they understand what a woman might like to hear
 G    D           C         G          Em              A
You know that he loves you baby,  for what you really are
Em              A                 Em                  A
His love is as burning hot,  as a big old ten cent cigar


[Middle eight]

 Em     A     Em   A
[gorilla grunts]


[Verse 3]

 Em                     A                   Em                A
Now most of y'all have seen a gorilla in a cage at the local zoo
Em                     A                        Em                        A
He mostly sits around contemplating,  all the things that he'd prefer to do
G    D               C        G          Em                   A
He dreams about the world outside from behind those bars of steel
 Em                  A                    Em                    A
And no one seems to understand about the heartache the man can feel
 G   D       C        G        Em              A
The people stop and stare but nobody seems to care
Em             A            Em                    A
It don't seem right somehow,  it just don't seem fair
 Em                   A                     
Nononono, nononono, sweet sweet doody doo, 
 Em         A                Em        A       Em      A
Come on baby,  he's still a gorilla, [gorilla grunts]

            
            
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