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Give Me One Reason Chords

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#-------------------------------PLEASE NOTE-------------------------------------#
# This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
# song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#-------------------------------------------------------------------------------#
Give Me One Reason chords
Tracy Chapman

Capo II *

E A B7 E

E                              A          B7               E    E7 E
Give me one reason to stay here, and I'll turn right back around 
A                              A7         B7               E   E7 E
Give me one reason to stay here, and I'll turn right back around 
          B7
Because I don't want leave you lonely 
    A                            E    E7 E
But you got to make me change my mind 

E                      A      B7                E    E7 E
Baby I got your number, and I know that you got mine 
    A                        A7   B7              E   E7 E
But you know that I called you, I called too many times 
        B7                   A
You can call me baby you can call me anytime 
               E       E7 E
But you got to call me 

E                              A           B7               E    E7 E
Give me one reason to stay here - and I'll turn right back around 
A                              A7          B7               E   E7 E
Give me one reason to stay here - and I'll turn right back around 
          B7
Because I don't want leave you lonely 
    A                            E    E7 E
But you got to make me change my mind 

  E                              A             B7           E    E7 E
I don't want no one to squeeze me - they might take away my life 
  A                              A7            B7           E   E7 E
I don't want no one to squeeze me - they might take away my life 
       B7                     A                        E    E7 E
I just want someone to hold me and rock me through the night 

break

     E                           A    B7                E    E7 E
This youthful heart can love you, and give you what you need 
     A                          A7    B7                E   E7 E
This youthful heart can love you, and give you what you need 
            B7                           A
But I'm too old to go chasing you around 
                        E  E7 E
Wasting my precious energy 

E                              A           B7               E    E7 E
Give me one reason to stay here - and I'll turn right back around 
A                              A7          B7               E   E7 E
Give me one reason to stay here - and I'll turn right back around 
          B7
Because I don't want leave you lonely 
    A                            E    E7 E
But you got to make me change my mind 

E                            A         B7              E    E7 E
Baby just give me one reason - Give me just one reason why 
A                            A7        B7                           E   E7 E
Baby just give me one reason - Give me just one reason why I should stay 
          B7                        A
Because I told you that I loved you 
                           E    E7 A A7 E
And there ain't no more to say


* Alternate:

B7 = B
E  = E7
A  = A7


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FUglySchtick wrote on October 10 2013, 10:50 pm

Pure schwawsomeness. . . Ty much

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waitn2drive wrote on February 19 2015, 08:18 pm

this melody is so awesome for jamming out!

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swilson98 wrote on December 17 2015, 04:59 pm

Tracy actually plays it without a capo with (major) barre chords: F# - B - C#

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