• Song:

    Sunny

  • Artist:

    Bobby Hebb

  • Album:

    Soul Legend

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I had been playing guitar for only a few months when Bobby Hebb had a #2 hit
with this in mid-66, and learned a lot about key changes from it.  -- AWR


                                    "Sunny"
                                  (Bobby Hebb)

Intro:

	(drum roll)

Verse 1 [bass only on first line]:

	Em7    G9             Cmaj7                 F#m7  B7
	Sunny,    yesterday my life was filled with rain
	Em7    G9                      Cmaj7            F#m7  B7
	Sunny,    you smiled at me and really eased the pain
	Em7                                  G9
	Now the dark days are done and the bright days are near
	Cmaj7               F9
	My sunny one shines so sincere
	F#m7           B7
	Sunny, one so true
	       Em  Em+5  Em6  Em7	(chord variants implied by vibes)
	I love you

Verse 2:

	Sunny, thank you for the sunshine bouquet
	Sunny, thank you for the love you brought my way
	You gave to me your all and all
	And now I feel ten feet tall
	Sunny, one so true
	       Em   C7
	I love you

Verse 3:

	Fm     Ab7                   C#maj7           Gm7  C7
	Sunny,     thank you for the truth you let me see
	Fm     Ab7                   C#maj7         Gm7  C7
	Sunny,     thank you for the facts from A to Z
	Fm                      Ab7
	My life was torn like-a windblown sand, then
	C#maj7                 F#9
	A rock was formed when we held hands
	Gm7            C7
	Sunny, one so true
	       Fm    C#7
	I love you

Verse 4:

	F#m    A7                     Dmaj7           Abm7   C#7
	Sunny,     thank you for that smile upon your face
	F#m    A7                     Dmaj7                 Abm7   C#7
	Sunny,     thank you for that gleam that flows from grace
	F#m                A7
	You're my spark of nature's fire
	Dmaj7               G7
	You're my sweet complete desire
	Abm7          C#7
	Sunny, one so true
	       F#m    D7
	I love you

[repeat verse 1, in Gm]:

	Gm     Bb7                 Ebmaj7                Am7  D7
	Sunny,     yesterday all my life was filled with rain
	Gm     Bb7                      Ebmaj7                  Am7  D7
	Sunny,     you smiled at me and really really eased the pain
	         Gm                         Bb7
	Now the dark days are done and the bright days are near
	Ebmaj7              Ab9
	My sunny one shines so sincere
	Am7            D7
	Sunny, one so true
	       Gm   Cm  D7
	I love you

Coda [repeat to fade]:

	       Gm   Cm  D7
	I love you


-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers
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