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Song:America
By:Prefab Sprout (Paddy McAloon)
Chord analysis:Mats Fagergren , 2017.

Comment: this is a song recently made by Paddy that can be found 
on Youtube only (I think), see link.

https://youtu.be/0jbdjD6a-xw

It is a lovely little master piece called America. Listen carefully.


Note tuning (half step down): Eb,Ab,Db,Gb,Bb,Eb 

Use the chords according to the instruction below:
      Eb,Ab,Db,Gb,Bb,Eb
A       x,0,3,3,3,0.     Em13.    0,2,0,0,2,0
C#m7.   9,x,9,9,9,x.     Em7.     0,2,0,0,(3),0
Bm9.    x,2,0,2,2,2.     G#m/B.   x,x,9,8,9,7
C#m.    x,4,6,6,5,4.     E13sus4. 0,2,0,2,2,0 
F#m.    2,4,4,2,2,2.     E7sus4.  0,2,0,2,0,0
F#m7.   2,4,2,2,2,2.     Em6/B.   x,x,9,9,8,9
Bm11.   x,2,2,2,3,2.     Em7/B.   x,x,9,9,8,10
Bm7.    x,2,4,2,3,2.     Em/B.    x,x,9,9,8,7
C#m7+5  x,4,x,4,5,5.     Badd9/A. x,0,9,8,7,9
Bm7-5.  x,2,3,2,3,x.     
Dmaj7   x,5,7,6,7,5 (in verse 3,4 and chorus)
Dmaj7   x,x,0,2,2,2 (in verse 1,2 ,middle  and first time in outro)
E7.     0,2,0,1,3,0 (in verse 4, in chorus x,2,0,1,0,0)
E7.     x,x,2,4,3,4 (in verse 1,2,3)
B/A.    x,0,4,4,4,x (first,second and third time in chorus and outro]
B/A.    x,0,9,8,7,7 (fourth time in chorus)


[verse 1]

A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m     F#m      Bm11  E7
Liberty welcomes every one.

[verse 2]

A C#m7   Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m       F#m      Bm7       E7
Now she's blushing in the sun.

[verse 3]

Dmaj7          
Don't reject a stranger
C#m7+5
knocking at your door.
F#m      F#m7     Bm7     E7
An orphan child exiled by war.

[verse 4]

Dmaj7
She may become a doctor,
C#m7+5
and work among the poor.
F#m   F#m7      Bm7-5   E7
A scientist who finds a cure.

[middle]

A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America

[chorus]

Dmaj7            Em13       Em7
The immigrant as  you well know,
   F#m      F#m7         B/A
is drawn to freedoms light...
E13sus4   E7sus4 E7
America ,   do  what's right.
Dmaj7            Em6/B Em7/B Em/B
The immigrant as you well know,
   F#m      F#m7        B/A
is drawn to freedoms light..
E13sus4    E7sus4  E7
America , do what's right.

[verse 1]

A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m     F#m      Bm11  E7
Liberty welcomes every one.

[verse 2]

A C#m7   Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m       F#m      Bm7       E7
Now she's blushing in the sun.

[verse 3]

Dmaj7          
Don't reject a stranger
C#m7+5
knocking at the door.
F#m   F#m7      Bm7   E7
The orphan child exiled by war.

[verse4]

Dmaj7
She may become a doctor,
C#m7+5
and work among the poor.
F#m   F#m7      Bm7-5   E7
Or scientist who finds a cure.

[middle]

A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America

[chorus]

Dmaj7         Em13      Em7
The immigrant as  you well know,
   F#m      F#m7         B/A
is drawn to freedoms light..
E13sus4   E7sus4 E7
America ,   do  what's right.
Dmaj7            Em6/B Em7/B Em/B
The immigrant as you well know,
   F#m      F#m7        B/A  Badd9/A G#m/B
is drawn to freedoms light
E13sus4    E7sus4  E7
America , do what's right.

[outro]

A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
Dmaj7
Your fields of wheat
Em13      Em7   
your amber grade
F#m           F#m7       B/A
Your kindness will not be in vain.
E13sus4   E7sus4 E7
America   Think   again !
A   C#m7  Dmaj7  Bm9   A
          America. 

            
            
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