I got you babe    (video)    (intro)    (midi)

 

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1. They say we're young and we don't know,

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    won't find out until we grow.

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    Well, I don't know, babe, if that's true,

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    'cause you got me, and baby, I got you.

 

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    Babe,       I got you babe,         I got you babe.

         

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2. They say our love won't pay the rent, 

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    before it's earned, our money's all been spent.

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    I guess that's so, we don't have a lot,

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    but at least I'm sure of all the things we got.

 

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    Baby,       I got you babe,         I got you babe.

 

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    I got flowers in the spring, I got you to wear my ring.

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    And when I'm sad, you're a clown,

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    and when I get scared, you're always around.

 

    (original moves up half a note to capo 3rd here)

 

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3. So let them say your hair's too long,

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    I don't care, with you I can't go wrong.

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    Then put your little hand in mine

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    there ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb.

 

 

 

 

 

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    Baby,       I got you, babe,         I got you, babe      I got you, babe.

 

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    I got you to hold my hand, I got you to understand.

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    I got you to walk with me, I got you to talk with me.

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    I got you to kiss goodnight, I got you to hold me tight.

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    I got you, I won't let go, I got you to love me so.

 

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                                       I got you, babe.

 

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    I got you, babe,        I got you, babe,        I got you, babe.

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    I got you, babe,        I got you, babe.       

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    I got you, babe,        I got you, babe.       

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    I got you, babe,        I got you, babe ….      

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (UB 40)