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Free Bird
Lynyrd Skynyrd

Tabbed By: Matt Lenda - ihate_rap1132@yahoo.com

Chords:

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

Play the chords as chown above... then this:

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

e|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|-------3-------3-------3--------|
G|---------------------0---------0|-0h2-----0h2-----0h2-----0h2/7/>|
D|-----3-------3---------2-3-2----|-----0-------0-------0----------|
A|---------3-----0-3-----------3--|--------------------------------|
E|-1---------1--------------------|--------------------------------|


[Intro]

Play with a slide, over the above figure.

e|--------------------------------|---------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|---------------------------------|
G|-(7)/12-------11-/12-11-------12|-12\11\9\7/9/11---7/9-----9\7----|
D|--------------------------------|------------------------------9-9|
A|--------------------------------|---------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|---------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|
G|-------10-10-10\9--------------4-5---7|-(7)\5/7-------(7)/19\17----18/19---(19)\---|
D|-/10--------------10--------/5--------|-------------------------19-----------------|
A|---------------------10\>>>>----------|--------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------|--------------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G|-11/12-------11-/12-11---------12|-12\11\9---(9)\>>>>>4---(4)/>>9\7----|
D|---------------------------------|----------------------------------9-9|
A|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|-------------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-------10---10\9--------------4-5---7|-(7)\5/7-------7\6---7-----9/>>>|
D|-/10-------------10--------/5--------|-------------------7-----7------|
A|--------------------10\>>>>----------|--------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|--------------------------------|


[Verse 1]

 If I leave here... 
e|---------------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|
B|---------------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|
G|-(9)/12--------------------------|-7/>>>>9---------9\8----|---------------------4-5---7|
D|---------------------------------|---------------------9-9|-/10-----------1/2/5--------|
A|---------------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|
E|---------------------------------|------------------------|----------------------------|

 Well I must be...
e|------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-(7)\6/7---(7)/>>19-19\17----18/19---(19)\|-11/>12-------------------------|
D|--------------------------19--------------|--------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 'Cause there's...
e|------------------------|------------------------------------|
B|------------------------|------------------------------------|
G|-7/>>>>9---------9\8----|-----------------------------4-5---7|
D|---------------------9-9|-/10\9/10\>>>>>>>7-----1/>>5--------|
A|------------------------|------------------------------------|
E|------------------------|------------------------------------|

 But if I...
e|---------------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-(7)\6/7\6/7---(7)/>>19-19\18/19\18/19-----(19)\---|-11/>12-------------------------|
D|---------------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 Things just couldn't...
e|------------------------|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
B|------------------------|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
G|-7/>>>>9---------9\8----|--------------------------4-5---7|-(7)\6/7---------7\6---7-----9/>>|
D|---------------------9-9|-/10\>>>>>>>>>>>>---1/>>5--------|---------------------7-----7-----|
A|------------------------|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
E|------------------------|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|

 Cause I'm as free as a bird
e|-----------------------------------|-------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|-------------------------------|
G|-/12---------------12\>>11-------12|-12\11\9---(9)\>>>>-----9\7----|
D|-----------------------------------|----------------------------9-9|
A|-----------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|-------------------------------|

 And this bird... Oh__________________
e|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
G|----------------------9-10---12|-\11/12-------12\11/12\11-12\11/12---|
D|-/10-----------3/>>10----------|-------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------------|

 And the bird...
e|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------12/19-------|
B|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|
G|-/10-------10\9----------------9/>>19|-19\17----19\17----19\17----19\17----------19\---|
D|----------------10-------------------|-------19-------19-------19-------19-------------|
A|-------------------10\5-5/>>10-------|-------------------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------|

 And this bird...
e|-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------|
G|-/10-------10\9--------------------------|----------------------------------|
D|----------------10--------------9-10---10|-/12-------(12)\7/>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>|
A|-------------------10\---5/>>10----------|----------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|----------------------------------|

 Lord knows...
e|--------------------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------|-----------------------------|
G|-/10-------10\9----------------4-5---7|-(7)\6/7-------7\6/7\6/7-7/>>|
D|----------------10--------------------|-----------------------------|
A|-------------------10---7/>>10--------|-----------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------|-----------------------------|


[Interlude]

e|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
G|-/12---------11-/12---11---------12|-12\11\9\7/9/11---7/9-------9\8----|
D|-----------------------------------|--------------------------------9-9|
A|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|

e|--------------------------------------|-----------------------------12/17--------|
B|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------------|
G|-------10-10-10\9--------------4-5---7|-(7)\6/7---(7)/>>19-19\17------------19\--|
D|-/10--------------10---------5--------|--------------------------19--------------|
A|---------------------10\--------------|------------------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------|------------------------------------------|

e|-----------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-11/12-------11/12---11---------/12|-12\11\9\7/9\>>7---4/9-9-9\7----|
D|-----------------------------------|-----------------------------9-9|
A|-----------------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------|--------------------------------|

e|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------|
G|-------10-10-10\9-----------------4-5---7|-(7)\6/7---------7\6---7-----9/>>|
D|-/10--------------10-----------/5--------|---------------------7-----7-----|
A|---------------------10-(10)\------------|---------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|---------------------------------|


[Verse 2]

 Bye bye baby... Though this feelin'...
e|--------------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-(9)/12-------------------------|-7/>>>>>>9---------9\8----|-------------------------4-5---7|
D|--------------------------------|-----------------------9-9|-(9)/10-----(10)\---1/----------|
A|--------------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------------|

 Please don't take this...
e|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
G|-(7)\6/7---(7)/>>19-19/17----18/19---(19)\|-11/12-------------------------|
D|--------------------------19--------------|-------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|

 'Cause the Lord knows...
e|--------------------------|------------------------------|
B|--------------------------|------------------------------|
G|-7/>>>>>>9---------9\8----|-----------------------4-5---7|
D|-----------------------9-9|-/10\9/10---------------------|
A|--------------------------|------------------5/----------|
E|--------------------------|------------------------------|

 But if I stay here...
e|------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
G|-(7)\6/7\6/7---(7)/>>>19-19\18/19\18/19---(19)\>>>>>>>|-11/12-------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|

 Things just couldn't...
e|--------------------------|--------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------|--------------------------------------|
G|-7/>>>>>>9---------9\7----|-------------------------------4-5---7|
D|-----------------------9-9|-/10\9/10---(10)\>>-------------------|
A|--------------------------|--------------------------5/----------|
E|--------------------------|--------------------------------------|

 'Cause I'm as free as a bird...
e|----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
G|-(7)\6/7---(7)/>>19-19\17----\17-\17/19\>>>>>>|-11/12-----------------------12|
D|--------------------------19------------------|-------------------------------|
A|----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|
E|----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------|

e|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|
G|-12\11\9-----(9)\-------9\8----|------------------------4-5---7|
D|----------------------------9-9|-/10---------------------------|
A|-------------------------------|-------------------5/----------|
E|-------------------------------|-------------------------------|

 And a bird...
e|--------------------------------|------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------|------------------------------------|
G|-(7)\6/7---------7\6/7\6-7\6/7\5|-/10-------10\9--------------5------|
D|--------------------------------|----------------10-------------5/---|
A|--------------------------------|-------------------10\--5/----------|
E|--------------------------------|------------------------------------|

e|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-19\17----19\17----\17----17----/19-17/19\17/19----17----17----17----/19---|
D|-------19-------19-----19----19-----------------19----19----19----19-------|
A|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------------------------------|

 And this bird...
e|-----------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|------------------------------------|
G|-/10-------10\9-------------------4-5---4|-/7\>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>2/>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>|
D|----------------10-----------------------|------------------------------------|
A|-------------------10-(10)\5/>>10--------|------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|------------------------------------|

 Lord knows...
e|-------------------------------------------|
B|-------------------------------------------|
G|->10-------10\9----------------------10/>>>|
D|----------------10----------------10-------|
A|-------------------10-(10)\5/>>10----------|
E|-------------------------------------------|

e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-/19\17----17------17----17----17----17----/19---/19----19----19----19----19\|
D|--------19------19----19----19----19----19-----------19----19----19----19----|
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------|

 I can't change_________________________
e|-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
B|-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------|
G|-/10-------10\9-------------------4-5---6|-/7\6-7\6/7\6/7\6-7\6/7-7\6/7-6/|
D|----------------10-----------------------|--------------------------------|
A|-------------------10-(10)\5/>>10--------|--------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|--------------------------------|

 Lord I can't change 
e|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
G|-/12-------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
D|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
A|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|

 Won't you fly_______________________________________________
 _________
e|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
G|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
D|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
A|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|

 free______________________ bird yeah!
e|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
B|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
G|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
D|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
A|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|
E|-----------------------------|-----------------------------|


**********************************************************

h = hammer on
p = pull off
/ = slide up
\ = slide down
/>> or \>> = long slide/sustain slide/steady gliss

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Melicore 17 wrote on January 27 2004, 12:00 am

Ummm. Its Ok , But Not 100%

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JRR883 38 wrote on December 17 2004, 12:00 am

Umm, this is Simple Man, not Free Bird.

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JRR883 38 wrote on December 17 2004, 12:00 am

lmao didn't read the whole tab, my mistake.

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