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Mama Said Chords

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Mama Said:The Shirelles.
#4 in 1961.

INTRO: 
B       G#m              B       G#m
Heeeey..dut-n-dut-n-dut..heeeey..dut-n-dut-n-dut..

CHORUS:
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#        B
there'll be days like this Mama said.
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said.)
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#           B
there'll be days like this my Mama said..
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said)

#1.
B                  G#m        E
I went walking the other day, everything was 
      F#
going fine.
  B                      G#m              E
I met a little boy named Billy Joe, and I almost
F#      B
lost my mind.

CHORUS:
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#        B
there'll be days like this Mama said.
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said.)
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#           B
there'll be days like this my Mama said..

BRIDGE:
E                 B        E              B
My eyes are wide open, but all that I can see is, 
C#                        F#
chapel bells are callin'..for everyone but me.
F#                      
But I don't worry cause..

CHORUS:
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#        B
there'll be days like this Mama said.
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said.)
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#           B
there'll be days like this my Mama said..
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said)

#3.
E
And then she said someone will look at me,
B
like I'm looking at you..one day.
C#                 F#
then I might find..I don't want it
F#
any old way.
F#                       
So, I don't worry cause..

CHORUS:
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#        B
there'll be days like this Mama said.
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said.)
B                     G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this, 
            E         F#           B
there'll be days like this my Mama said..
 B               G#m
(Mama said..Mama said)

OUTRO:
B               G#m
Mama said, Mama said...(x3) Fade.


A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.

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cap'n pillagr wrote on February 4 2013, 11:25 am

B G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this,
B G#m
there'll be days like this Mama said.

I think that the second 'B' sounds better as an 'E'.

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Kraziekhat wrote on April 26 2013, 01:41 am

I'm not sure what you're talking about, mate.
The chords are all in the right place. KK.

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facu.coscueta wrote on November 7 2013, 08:31 pm

B G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this,
E F# B
there'll be days like this Mama said.
B
(Mama said..Mama said.)
B G#m
Mama said there'll be days like this,
E F# B
there'll be days like this my Mama said..
B G#m
(Mama said..Mama said)

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