Singing the Blues    (video)    (clip)    (midi)

 

    instrumental intro = verse 1 (whistling)

 

                 D                            G

1. Well, I never felt more like singin' the blues,

               D                              G          A

    'cause I never thought that I'd ever lose

             G            - A                  A7                D     - G - D

    your love dear,      why'd you do me this way !

 

                 D                             G

2. Well, I never felt more like cryin' all night,

                 D                                    G               A

    'cause everything's wrong, and nothinain't right

           G           - A                      A7                D      - G - D - D7

    without you,         you got me singin' the blues.

 

               G                         D

    The moon and stars no longer shine,

              G                       D

    the dream is gone I thought was mine.

                   G                  D

    There's nothin' left for me to do,

              D - - - - - -  A7

    but cr….y  over  you.

 

        D                            G

3. I never felt more like runnin' away,

            D                                 G                A

    but why should I go, ‘cause I couldn't stay

           G           - A                    A7               D      - G - D

    without you,       you got me singin' the blues.

 

+ instrumental = verse 3 (whistling)

 

+ repeat  complete song !

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)   (Tommy Steele)