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                Instant Karma – John Lennon
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Tabbed by: maguri
Tuning: soprano C

John Lennon
Instant Karma (1970)
(Lennon)

Originally released as a single. 
Now on several Greatest Hits compilations.

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CHORDS
       g-C-E-A
Amaj7  1-1-0-0
F#m7   2-4-2-0
Dmaj7  2-1-2-0 (= F#m)
Bm7    2-2-2-2

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INTRO (single notes)
| E | G | 


VERSE
A        Amaj7             F#m  F#m7 
 Instant Karma's gonna get you
A                Amaj7             F#m  F#m7 
 Gonna knock you right on the head
A           Amaj7          F#m  F#m7 
 You better get yourself together
F                   G              A
 Pretty soon you're gonna be dead
D            Dmaj7              Bm   Bm7
 What in the world you thinking of
D         Dmaj7          Bm   Bm7
 Laughing in the face of love
C        Cmaj7               Am  C
 What on earth you tryin' to do
     D          E
It's up to you, yeah you


VERSE
A        Amaj7             F#m  F#m7 
 Instant Karma's gonna get you
A               Amaj7            F#m  F#m7 
 Gonna look you right in the face
A               Amaj7         F#m  F#m7 
 Better get yourself together darlin'
F         G          A
 Join the human race
D           Dmaj7           Bm  [break]
 How in the world you gonna see
D            Dmaj7      Bm   Bm7
 Laughin' at fools like me
C       Cmaj7                 Am  C
 Who on earth d'you think you are
  D                     E
A super star? Well, all right you are


CHORUS
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
         G            Bm            Em
Like the moon and the stars and the sun
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
D        E
Ev'ryone come on


VERSE
A        Amaj7             F#m  F#m7 
 Instant Karma's gonna get you
A                Amaj7         F#m  F#m7 
 Gonna knock you off your feet
A            Amaj7            F#m  F#m7 
 Better recognize your brothers
F             G      A
 Ev'ryone you meet
D           Dmaj7          Bm  [break]
 Why in the world are we here
D              Dmaj7            Bm   Bm7
 Surely not to live in pain and fear
C       Cmaj7            Am  C
 Why on earth are you there
            D
When you're ev'rywhere
         E
Come and get your share


CHORUS
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
         G            Bm            Em
Like the moon and the stars and the sun
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
D                  E
Come on and on and on on on


INTERLUDE
| A Amaj7| F#m F#m7  | 
  [Yeah, yeah]
| A Amaj7| F#m F#m7  | 
 [Alright}
| A Amaj7| F#m F#m7  | 
 (Oh, oh]
[ F G | A |
 [Ah]


CHORUS
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
         G            Bm            Em
Like the moon and the stars and the sun
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
D                  E
On and on and on on and on


CODA
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
         G            Bm            Em
Like the moons and the stars and the sun
        G   Bm    Em
Well we all shine on
         G            Bm            Em
Like the moon and the stars and the sun
        G   Bm    Em
Yeah we all shine on
         G            Bm            Em
Like the moon and the stars and the sun

(repeat and fade)

            
            
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