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Whatever Happened To Christmas chords – Aimee Mann

 Pretty bare bones, but this gets the job done. Fiddle around with vamp and fill as you like. 

Whatever Happened to Christmas? 
from: "Another Drifter in the Snow"
by: Aimee Mann


 Eb  
Whatever happened to Christmas?

 Ab Gm       
It's gone and left no traces

 Fm Gm Cm Db Bb 
Whatever happened to the faces or the glow 

 Eb 
Whatever happened to Christmas?

 Ab Gm       
To Christmas way of living? 

 Fm Gm Cm       
Whatever happened to the giving?

 Db Bb  
The magic in the snow? 

 Ab Gm 
Remember the sights and the smells and the sounds 

 Ab Gm 
Remember the cheery call? 

 Ab Db F# B 
And remember how love was all around?

 Ab Bb 
Whatever happened to it all? 

 Eb  
Whatever happened to Christmas?

 Ab Gm  
Bells in the streets are ringing



 Fm Gm Cm   
Whatever happened to the singing?

 Db Bb 
Songs we used to know

 Eb                       
Whatever happened to Christmas? 

 Ab G Cm  
When it disappeared from view? 

 Fm Gm Cm  
Where was I?

 Fm Bb Eb  
And whatever happened to you? 

 Eb Db 
…And you? 


Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Tabs – Aimee Mann

 Aimee Mann: Have yourself a merry little Christmas      (1/2)

Intro:
E           C#m       F#m          B7
E           C#m       F#m          B7
Verse 1:
E          C#m    F#m           B7
  Have yourself a merry little Christmas
E        C#m       F#m    B7
Let your heart be light 
E          C#m     F#m              B7           
  From now on, our troubles will be out of sight
C#m      C#m    B     B 

Verse 2:
E          C#m     F#m         B7
  Have yourself a merry little Christmas
E        C#m      F#m   B7
Make the Yuletide gay
E          C#m     F#m              B7     
  From now on, our troubles will be miles away 
C#m     G#m   A   F#m

Chorus :
A           A         G#m        G#m
- Here were are as in olden days -
      F#m         F#m    B E    E7
happy golden days -     of yore -
C#m        D#7             G#m        G#m
  Faithful friends who are dear to us  -
       B          B           B    B
gather near to us -  once more
 
Aimee Mann: Have yourself a merry little Christmas              (2/2)

Verse 3:
E             C#m      F#m           B7
  Through the years we all will be together
E        C#m      F#m     B7
  If the Fates allow
E        C#m     F#m            B7           
  Hang a shining star above the highest bough
C#m     G#m   A   F#m
…
    A            A       F#m         B7           
And have yourself -   a merry little Christmas now
C#m      C#m    B     B 
…                   

Solo: (Micha Basseiten der Akkorde)
F#m      F#m    E     E 

A        A      G#m   G#m

F#m      F#m    B     B

Verse 4:
E             C#m       F#m          B7
  Through the years we all will be together
E        C#m      F#m  B7
  If the Fates allow
E        C#m      F#m            B7      
  Hang a shining star upon the highest bough
C#m     G#m   A   F#m
…

    A             A     F#m           B7        
And have yourself -   a merry little Christmas now

Outro:
E           C#m       F#m          B7
E           C#m       F#m          B7
E           C#m       F#m          B7
E           C#m       F#m          B7
 

Feelings chords – Barry Mann

 Feelings:Barry Mann.
#93 on BB Hot 100 on SCEPTER Records 
in 1970.

INTRO:  D G D  (x2)

#1.
 D G D 
Feelings....a-washing over me like summer rain..
   G D G D A 
I feel as if I'm being born again.
 A D 
I lie, the morning free, the way that I was meant to be.

#2.
 D G D 
My feelings....were childhood treasures I can't lock away.
            G D             As-
Like dusty souvenirs of yesterday..u
 A G    De-
Forgotten long ago, with fairy tales I used to knooooow.

BRIDGE:
     Bm F# Bm F# D G  
But now I want to laugh and cry..ride the wind and touch 

the sky.
 G A G 
To know I'm real, to feel..to really feel all kinds of feelings, 
 D G D 
feelings.

#3.
 D G D 
Feelings....a-washing over me like summer rain..
   G D G D A 
I feel as if I'm being born again.
 A D 
I lie, the morning free, the way that I was meant to be.


A seventies smash from Kraziekhat.
 

Little Miss Usa chords – Barry Mann

 Little Miss USA:Barry Mann.
#109 on BB Hot 100 on ABC-PARAMOUNT Records
in 1961.

INTRO:
 Db D G Em G D G 
I've been all over the country..met girls from east to west.
 Em G C Eb Bb G D G Db 
They were great in every state, but honey, you're the best.


#1.
             G Em C 
Oh, you got cheeks like Georgia peaches..you got a bright
 Em C 
Alabama smile.
 G E Am 
You got a heart as big as Texas and baby, you got a New York
 D 
style.

CHORUS:
           G D G Em 
I really love ya..mmm, I love ya..oh, honey, I-I gotta say..
 Dbm G E D G 
I   love my All-American baby, my little Miss USA. 

#2.
 G Em A D 
You got the talk of old New England, as sweet as California wine.
               G Em Am G D 
Your lips are warm as summer evening, below the Mason-Dixon Line.\

CHORUS:
           G D G Em 
I really love ya..mmm, I love ya..oh, honey, I-I gotta say..
 Dbm G E D G 
I   love my All-American baby, my little Miss USA. 

#3.
 B E 
You care more in the Jersey Shore and every time I hold you close..
   A Em A D 
I wanna say, bless the USA, cause you're the most from coast to coast.

#4.
 G E A Em D 
Your gentle eyes, Hawaiian breezes, more precious than Alaskan gold.
             G Em E C D 
Your pretty eyes, Ohio winters, but baby, you're just not as cold.

CHORUS:
           G D G Am7 
I really love ya..mmm, I love ya..oh, honey, I-I gotta say..
   C G E D G E 
I love my All-American baby, my little Miss USA. (Pennsylvania!)

OUTRO:
                D G E D G E 
My little Miss USA (Colorado!) My little Miss USA (Arizona!)
                D G E D G E 
My little Miss USA. (Maine!) My little Miss USA. (Oklahoma!)
                D G E D G E 
My little Miss USA. (North Dakota!) My little Miss USA. (Indiana!)
                D G E D G  
My little Miss USA. (Carolina!) My little Miss USA..(Fade.)


A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.

Angelica chords – Barry Mann

 Angelica:Barry Mann.
#111 on BB Hot 100 (Bubbling Under) on
CAPITOL Records in 1966.

INTRO:  Dm A D Dm 

#1.
 Dm 
Each night I meant to say, I missed her through 
                     C Dm 
the day..but I'd forget it..I never said it.
 Dm 
I passed the flower shop, Lord knows, I meant to stop.
                C Dm 
But I'd say, tomorrow..perhaps tomorrow.
 Bb C 
Tomorrow there'd be time, there'd always be another 
 Dm Gm C 
spring..time to make her laughter ring.
 F Dm A 
Time to give her everything.

BRIDGE:
         D G D G 
Oh, my, Angelica, my Angelica..there's so much you never 
                                 F#m G F#m G 
knew..so much I always meant to say..and do, for you, for you..
     D 
Angelica.


INTERLUDE:  D Gm C Bb A Dm 

#2.
 Dm 
But then the cold winds came and when I spoke her name
     F C Dm 
and hold her near me..she couldn't hear me.
 Dm 
The shadow had been cast, too many springs had passed,
         C Dm 
for Angelica, sweet Angelica.

#3.
 Bb C Am Dm Gm 
Now, in my solitude..I tend the flowers that I buy, as they slowly 
 C F A D G A D 
fade and die..watered by the tears I cry for my Angelica, my Angelica.
            G F#m 
There's so much you never knew, so much I always meant to say..
     G F#m G 
and do, for you, for you.

OUTRO:
 D C D C D 
Angelica..Angelica..Angelica..Angelica...(Fade.)


A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.


Talk To Me Baby chords – Barry Mann

 Talk To Me Baby:Barry Mann.
Recorded on RED BIRD Records in 1964.
(Can't find a chart listing..help!!!)

INTRO:  C F  (x6)

#1.
 C F C F 
Hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby.
 C F C F 
Sweet little girl, you're driving me crazy.
 Bb Eb Bb Eb C F C F 
Come on and tell me, what did I do to you?
 F Dm F G F 
Girl, if you just sit there and cry..how am 
   G F F          
I ever gonna know why..why you're mad at me
     Em Dm C   
and how did I make you blue?

#2.
  C F C F 
(Hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby.)
  C F C F 
(Hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby.)
 C F C F 
Hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby.
 C F C F 
Open your heart and, honey, then maybe
 Dm Eb Bb Eb C 
something you say may give me a little clue.
         F C F 
(pretty please, now, talk to me, baby.)

#3.
 F G F G F G 
Now, before you drive me insane..little girl, 
     F G 
you gotta explain.
     F D Dm C 
Say anything but, baby, don't say we're through.
         F C F C 
(pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..hey,
         F C F 
(pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..)

BRIDGE:
 F Ab Eb 
Did I forget your birthday..did I forget to call?
 A F 
Girls get mad at such little things how can a guy 
      G D 
ever think of them all.

#4.
 Db F# Db F# 
Hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby.
 Db F# Db F# 
Sweet little thing, you're driving me crazy.
 B E B Dbm 
Give me a break and do what I tell you to.
  Db F# Db F#  
(hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..)
 F# Ab Ebm F# 
I don't care what I did that's wrong..just come 
 Ab F# 
right here where you belong.
                        Ab Ebm Db 
And I'll find a way to make it all up to  you.
  Db F# Db F#  
(hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..)
  Db F# Db F#  
(hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..)

OUTRO:
 Db F# Db F# 
I gotta know right now..come on talk to me, baby.
  Db F# Db F#  
(hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..)
 Db F# Db F# 
You gotta say something, honey..come on, come on, 
      Db 
come on..
  Db F# Db F#  
(hey, pretty please, now, talk to me, baby..)(Fade.)


A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.