Songbook - March & April 2021
A Life That's Good Lennon & Maisy (Ashley Monroe & Sarah Siskind, 2013)
Bad Guy Billie Eilish (with Finneas O'Connor, 2020)
Imagine John Lennon & Yoko Ono (1971)
Lost Boy Ruth B (2015)
Old Town Road Lil Nas X (2018) (remix with Billy Ray Cyrus 2019)
On ira Zaz (2013)
Three Little Birds Bob Marley (1975)



A Life That's Good
Lennon & Maisy (Ashley Monroe & Sarah Siskind, 2013)


4/4 | T - d - - u d u |
      1   2  (3)& 4 &

Intro
| [C]   | [Csus4]   | [C]   | [C]   |
| [C]   | [Csus4]   | [C]   | [C]   |

Verse 1
| [C] Sitting | [Csus4] here to- | [C] night   | [C] |
| [C] By the | [Csus4] fire | [C] light | [C]  
It re- | [F] minds me I | already | have... | more than I |
| [C] should   | [Csus4]   | [C]   | [C]   |

| [C] I... | [Csus4] don't need | [C] fame   | [C]   |
No | [C] one to | [Csus4] know my | [C] name   | [C]  
At the | [F] end of the | day... | Lord I | pray |
| [G] I have a | life that's | [C] good   | [Csus4]   | [C] | [C] |

Chorus
| [F] Two arms a- | round me | [G] Heaven to | ground me
and a | [C] family that | always calls me | [F] home   | [F] |
| [F] Four wheels to | get there | [G] Enough love | to share
And a | [E7] sweet... | sweet sweet | [Am] song   | [Am]  
At the | [Dm] end of the | day... | [F] Lord I | pray |
| [G] I have a | life thats | [C] good   | [Csus4]   | [C] | [C] |   
| [C] | [Csus4] | [C] | [C]

Verse 2
Some- | [C] times I'm | [Csus4] hard on | [C] me   | [C]
When | [C] dreams don't | [Csus4] come  ea-   | [C] sy   | [C]  
I wanna | [F] look back and | say... | I did | all that I |
| [C] could | [Csus4]   | [C] | [C]  

At the | [F] end of the | day... | Lord I | pray |
| [G] I have a | life that's | [C] good   | [Csus4] | [C]   | [C] |

Chorus
| [F] Two arms a- | round me | [G] Heaven to | ground me
and a | [C] family that | always calls me | [F] home   | [F]   |
| [F] Four wheels to | get there | [G] enough love | to share
And a | [E7] sweet... | sweet sweet | [Am] song   | [Am]  
At the | [Dm] end of the | day... | [F] Lord I | pray |
| [G] I have a | life thats | [C] good   | [Csus4]   | [C] | [C] |

At the | [Dm] end of the | day... | [F] Lord I | pray |
| [G!] I have a | life that's |
| [C] good | [Csus4]   | [C] | [Csus4] | [C] | [Csus4] | [C!]
    

#Play along in this key.

#Last Updated 31/03/21 JJ
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Bad Guy
Billie Eilish (with Finneas O'Connor, 2020)


4/4 | d - D - d - D - |
      1   2   3   4

Intro
| [Gm]   | [Gm]   | [Gm]   | [Gm]   |
| [Cm]   | [Cm]   | [D7]   | [D7]   |

Verse 1
| [Gm] White shirt now |   red, my bloody nose, | sleepin', you're | on your tippy toes |
| [Cm] Creepin' a-   | round like no one knows, | [D7] think you're so | criminal |
| [Gm] Bruises on | both my knees, | don't say thank | you or please, I do |
| [Cm] What I want | when I'm wanting to, | [D7] my soul so | cynical |

Chorus
So you're a | [Gm] tough guy, like it really | rough guy
Just can't get e- | [Gm] nough guy, chest always so | [Gm!] puffed guy
I'm that | [Cm] bad type, make your mama | sad type
Make your girlfriend | [D7] mad tight... | [D7!] ...
| [nc] I'm the bad guy, duh

Post- Chorus
| [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ..I'm the |
| [Cm] bad... | [Cm] guy... | [D7] ....   | [D7] ....   |

Verse 2 (finger snaps to start)
| [nc] I like it when   | you take control,   | even if you   | know that you don't   |
| [nc] Own me, I'll   | let you play the role,   | I'll be your   | animal   |
| [Gm] My mommy | [Gm] likes to sing along | [Gm] with me, but | [Gm] she won't sing this song |
| [Cm] If she reads | [Cm] all the lyrics, she'll | [D7] pity the | [D7!] men I know

Chorus
So you're a | [Gm] tough guy, like it really | rough guy
Just can't get e- | [Gm] nough guy, chest always so | [Gm!] puffed guy
I'm that | [Cm] bad type, make your mama | sad type
Make your girlfriend | [D7] mad tight... | [D7!] ...
| [nc] I'm the bad guy, duh

Post- Chorus
| [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ....     | [Gm] ..I'm the
| [Cm] bad... | [Cm] guy... | [D7] ....     | [D7] ..duh
| [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ....     | [Gm] .I'm only good at bein'
| [Cm] bad... | [Cm] ....   | [D7] bad...   | [D7] ....

Interlude
| [Gm] .... | [Gm] .... | [Gm] .... | [Gm] .... |
| [Gm] ...I like when you get | [Gm] mad... |
| [Gm] ...I guess I'm pretty | [Gm] glad that you're alone |
| [Gm] ...You said she's scared of | [Gm] me, I mean |
| [nc] I don't see what she sees but maybe it's 'cause I'm wearing your cologne

Outro
| [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ...I'm a bad guy | [Gm] .... | [Gm] ....
| [Gm] ....   | [Gm] ...I'm a bad guy, | [Gm] bad guy, I'm a | [Gm!] bad

#Play along in this key.

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Imagine
John Lennon & Yoko Ono (1971)


Intro
| [C] ... [Cmaj7] | [F] ... |
| [C] ... [Cmaj7] | [F] ... |

| [C] Imagine there's no | [F] heaven   |
| [C] It's easy if you | [F] try   |
| [C] No hell be- | [F] low us   |
| [C] Above us only | [F] sky   |

| [F] Imagine [Am] all the peo- | [Dm] ple [F] |
| [G7] Living for to- | [G7↓] day, ah- ah... |


| [C] Imagine there's no | [F] countries |
| [C] It isn't hard to | [F] do   |
| [C] Nothing to kill or | [F] die for |
| [C] And no religion | [F] too   |

| [F] Imagine [Am] all the peo- | [Dm] ple [F] |
| [G7] Living life in | [G7↓] peace, you- ou... |

Chorus
| [F] ...You may [G7] say I'm a | [C] dreamer [E7] |
| [F] ...But I'm [G7] not the only one | [C] [E7] |
| [F] ...I hope some [G7] day you'll | [C] join us [E7] |
| [F] ...And the [G7] world will | [C] be as one |

| [C] Imagine no pos- | [F]sessions |
| [C] I wonder if you | [F] can   |
| [C] No need for greed or | [F] hunger   |
| [C] A brotherhood of | [F] man   |

| [F] Imagine [Am] all the peo- | [Dm] ple [F] |
| [G7] Sharing all the | [G7↓] world, you- ou... |

Chorus
| [F] ...You may [G7] say I'm a | [C] dreamer [E7] |
| [F] ...But I'm [G7] not the only one | [C] [E7] |
| [F] ...I hope some [G7] day you'll | [C] join us [E7] |
| [F] ...And the [G7] world will | [C↓] live as one

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Lost Boy
Ruth B (2015)


Intro
| [Em↓] | [G↓] | [C↓] | [G↓] |

[Em↓] There was a time when [G↓] I was alone
[C↓] Nowhere to go and no [G↓] place to call home
[Em↓] My only friend was the [G↓] man in the moon
And [C↓] even sometimes he would [G↓] go away too

[Em↓] Then one night as I [G↓] closed my eyes
[C↓] I saw a shadow [G↓] flying high
[Em↓] He came to me with the [G↓] sweetest smile
[C↓] Told me he wanted to [G↓] talk for awhile, he said

[Em↓] Peter Pan [G↓] that is what they call me
[C↓] I promise that you'll [G↓] never be lonely
And [Am↓] ever [Am↓] since that [D↓] day [D↓]

Chorus
[Em] I am a lost boy [G] from Neverland
[C] Usually hanging out with [G] Peter Pan
[Em] And when we're bored we [G] play in the woods
[C] Always on the run from [G] Captain Hook
[Em] Run run [G] lost boy [C] they say to [G] me
A- [Em]way from [G] all of [C] reali- [G] ty

[Em↓] Neverland is home to [G↓] lost boys like me
And [C↓] lost boys like me are [G↓] free

He [Em↓] sprinkled me in pixie dust and [G↓] told me to believe
Be- [C↓] lieve in him and be- [G↓] lieve in me
To- [Em↓] gether we will fly away [G↓] in a cloud of green
[C↓] To your beautiful [G↓] destiny

As we [Em↓] soared above the town that [G↓] never loved me
I [C↓] realized I finally had a [G↓] family
[Em↓] Soon enough we reached [G↓] Neverland
[C↓] Peacefully my feet [G↓] hit the sand
And [Am↓] ever [Am↓] since that [D↓] day [D↓]

Chorus
[Em] I am a lost boy [G] from Neverland
[C] Usually hanging out with [G] Peter Pan
[Em] And when we're bored we [G] play in the woods
[C] Always on the run from [G] Captain Hook
[Em] Run run [G] lost boy [C] they say to [G] me
A- [Em] way from [G] all of [C] reali- [G]ty

[Em↓] Neverland is home to [G↓] lost boys like me
And [C↓] lost boys like me are [G↓] free
[Em↓] Neverland is home to [G↓] lost boys like me
And [C↓] lost boys like me are [G↓] free

[Em↓] Peter Pan, Tinkerbell [G↓] Wendy Darling
[C↓] Even Captain Hook you are my [G↓] perfect story book
[Em↓] Neverland I love you so [G↓] you are now my home sweet home
For- [C↓] ever a lost boy at [G↓] last
And for [Am↓] always I [Am↓] will [D↓] say [D↓]

Chorus
[Em] I am a lost boy [G] from Neverland
[C] Usually hanging out with [G] Peter Pan
[Em] And when we're bored we [G] play in the woods
[C] Always on the run from [G] Captain Hook
[Em] Run run [G] lost boy [C] they say to [G] me
A- [Em] way from [G] all of [C] reali- [G] ty

[Em↓] Neverland is home to [G↓] lost boys like me
And [C↓] lost boys like me are [G↓] free
[Em↓] Neverland is home to [G↓] lost boys like me
And [C↓] lost boys like me are [G↓] free


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#Last Updated 3/08/18 JJ
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Old Town Road
Lil Nas X (2018) (remix with Billy Ray Cyrus 2019)


4/4 | D - - - D - - - |   later   | D - - - D - d u |
      1   2   3   4                 1   2   3   4 &

Intro
| [A]   | [C]   |   [G]   | [F]   |
| [A]   | [C]   |   [G]   | [F] Yeah I'm gonna |

Chorus
I'm gonna [A] take my horse to the [C] old town road
I'm gonna [G] ...ride till I [F] cain't no more
I'm gonna [A] take my horse to the [C] old town road
I'm gonna [G] ...ride till I [F] cain't no more

I got the [A] horses in the back [C] horse tack is attached
[G] Hat is matte black, got the [F] boots that's black to match
[A] Ridin' on a horse, ha! [C] You can whip your Porsche
[G] I been in the valley, you ain't [F] been up off that porch now

[A] Cain't nobody tell me [C] nothin'
[G] You cain't tell me [F] nothin'
[A] Cain't nobody tell me [C] nothin'
[G] You cain't tell me [F] nothin'

[A] Ridin' on a tractor [C] lean all in my bladder
[G] Cheated on my baby [F] you can go and ask her
[A] My life is a movie [C] bull ridin' and boobies
[G] Cowboy hat from Gucci [F] Wrangler on my booty

[A] Cain't nobody tell me [C] nothin'
[G] You cain't tell me [F] nothin'
[A] Cain't nobody tell me [C] nothin'
[G] You cain't tell me [F] nothin'
        
Chorus
I'm gonna [A] take my horse to the [C] old town road
I'm gonna [G] ...ride till I [F] cain't no more
I'm gonna [A] take my horse to the [C] old town road
I'm gonna [G] ...ride till I [F] cain't no more

Billy Ray Cyrus Verses
[A] Hat down cross town [C] livin' like a rock star
[G] Spent a lot of money on my [F] brand new guitar
[A] Baby's got a habit diamond [C] rings and Fendi sports bras
[G] Ridin' down Rodeo in my [F] Maserati sports car

[A] Got no stress, I've been [C] through all that
I'm like a [G] Marlboro Man so I [F] kick on back
Wish I could [A] roll on back to that [C] old town road
I wanna [G] ...ride till I [F] can't no more

Chorus
I'm gonna [A] take my horse to the [C] old town road
I'm gonna [G] ...ride till I [F] cain't no more
I'm gonna [A] take my horse to the [C] old town road
I'm gonna [G] ...ride till I [F] cain't no more

Outro
| [A]  [C]   |   [G]  [F]   |
| [A]  [C]   |   [G]  [F]   | [A↓]

#Original is 1 semitone lower than this chart. Can't capo.

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#Last Updated 01/18/21 JJ
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On Ira
Zaz (2013)


Intro
| [Am]   | [Am]   | [Dm]   | [Dm]   |
| [Am]   | [Am]   | [Dm]   | [E7]    

Verset
On i- | [Am] ra écouter Harlem au | [Am] coin de Manhattan
On i- | [C] ra rougir le thé dans | [C] les souks à Amman
On i- | [Dm] ra nager dans le lit du | [Dm] fleuve Sénégal
Et | [F] on verra brûler Bombay sous | [F] un feu de Bengale

On i- | [Am] ra gratter le ciel en | [Am] dessous de Kyoto
On i | [C] ra sentir Rio battre au | [C] coeur de Janeiro
On lève- | [Dm] ra nos sur yeux sur le plafond de | [Dm] la chapelle Sixtine
Et | [F] on lèvera nos verres dans | [F] le café Pouchkine


Pre-Chorus
| [Am] ... Oh qu'elle est | [Am] belle notre chance |
| [C] ...Aux milles cou- | [C] leurs de l'être humain |
| [Dm] ...Mélangées | [Dm] de nos différences |
| [F!] ...À la croisée des des-   | [E7!] tins


Chorus
Vous | [Am] êtes les étoiles nous | [Am] sommes l'univers |
| [C] ..Vous êtes en un grain de sable nous | [C] sommes le désert |
| [Dm] ..Vous êtes êtes mille phrases et | [Dm] moi je suis la plume |
| [F] ..Oh oh oh | [F] oh, oh oh oh

Vous | [Am] êtes l'horizon et | [Am] nous sommes la mer
| [C] ..Vous êtes les saisons et | [C] nous sommes la terre
| [Dm] ..Vous êtes le rivage et | [Dm] moi je suis l'écume
| [F] ..Oh oh oh | [F] oh, oh oh oh


Verset
On di-   | [Am] ra que les poètes | [Am] n'ont pas de drapeaux
On fe- | [C] ra des jours de fête quand | [C] on a deux héros
On sau- | [Dm] ra que les enfants sont | [Dm] les gardiens de l'âme
Et | [F] qu'il y a des reines au-   | [F] tant qu'il y a de femmes

On di-   | [Am] ra que les rencontres font | [Am] les plus beaux voyages
On ver-   | [C] ra qu'on ne mérite que | [C] ce qui se partage
On en-   | [Dm] tendra chanter des | [Dm] musiques d'ailleurs
Et | [F] l'on saura donner ce | [F] qu'on a de meilleur


Pre-Chorus
| [Am] ... Oh qu'elle est | [Am] belle notre chance |
| [C] ...Aux milles cou- | [C] leurs de l'être humain |
| [Dm] ...Mélangées | [Dm] de nos différences |
| [F!] ...À la croisée des des-   | [E7!] tins


Chorus
Vous | [Am] êtes les étoiles nous | [Am] sommes l'univers |
| [C] ..Vous êtes en un grain de sable nous | [C] sommes le désert |
| [Dm] ..Vous êtes êtes mille phrases et | [Dm] moi je suis la plume |
| [F] ..Oh oh oh | [F] oh, oh oh oh

Vous | [Am] êtes l'horizon et | [Am] nous sommes la mer |
| [C] ..Vous êtes les saisons et | [C] nous sommes la terre |
| [Dm] ..Vous êtes le rivage et | [Dm] moi je suis l'écume |
| [F] ..Oh oh oh | [F] oh, oh oh oh |

| [Am!] Oh oh oh  Oh oh oh   | [Am!] Oh oh oh Oh oh oh

Vous | [Am] êtes les étoiles nous | [Am] sommes l'univers |
| [C] ..Vous êtes en un grain de sable nous | [C] sommes le désert |
| [Dm] ..Vous êtes êtes mille phrases et | [Dm] moi je suis la plume |
| [F] ..Oh oh oh | [F] oh, oh oh oh

Vous | [Am] êtes l'horizon et | [Am] nous sommes la mer |
| [C] ..Vous êtes les saisons et | [C] nous sommes la terre |
| [Dm] ..Vous êtes le rivage et | [Dm] moi je suis l'écume |
| [F] ..Oh oh oh | [F] oh, oh oh oh   | [Am!]    

#Capo sur 1er frette pour jouer avec Zaz.

#Last Updated 16/03/21 JJ
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Three Little Birds
Bob Marley (1977)


Reggae Strum (Short Muted Strokes)
4/4 | - - D - - - D - |
      1   2   3   4

Intro:
| [A]   | [A]   | [A]   | [A]
Chorus
Don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A]
Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A]

Rise up this | [A] mornin', | smiled with the | [E7] risin' sun | [E7]
Three little | [A] birds, | pitch by my | [D] doorstep | [D]
Singin' | [A] sweet songs, | of melodies | [E7] pure and true | [E7]
Sayin' | [D] this is my | message to you- | [A] ou-ou | [A]

Chorus
Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A]
Singin' don't | [A] worry   | (don't worry), about a | thing | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A]

Rise up this | [A] mornin', | smiled with the | [E7] risin' sun | [E7]
Three little | [A] birds, | pitch by my | [D] doorstep | [D]
Singin' | [A] sweet songs, | of melodies | [E7] pure and true | [E7]
Sayin' | [D] this is my | message to you- | [A] ou-ou | [A]

Chorus
Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | (worry about a thing oh)
| [D] Every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right (don't worry) | [A]
Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing (I won't worry) | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A]

Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right (I won't worry) | [A]
Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | [A]
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A]
Singin' don't | [A] worry, | ...about a | thing | [A] (oh no)
'Cause | [D] every little thing, | gonna be all | [A] right | [A↓]


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#Last Updated 9/26/17 JJ
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