We’ll sing in the sunshine    (video)    (midi)

 

    G - C - D   - G - C - G      - C - G - F - G       - C - F - C

 

          C7              F            - G                              C

We'll sing in the sunshine,       we'll laugh every day,

         C7              F            - G                               C

we'll sing in the sunshine,       then I'll be on my way.

 

+  C - Em - F - G (2x)

 

   C                Dm                  G                          C

1. I will never love you, the cost of love's too dear,

              C                    Dm                G                          C

    but though I'll never love you, I'll stay with you one year.

 

                    C7              F            - G                               C

And we can sing in the sunshine,       we'll laugh every day,

         C7              F            - G                               C

we'll sing in the sunshine,       then I'll be on my way.

 

+  C - Em - F - G (2x)

 

          C                         Dm            G                     C

2. I'll sing to you each mornin', I'll kiss you every night,

            C                       Dm             G                    C

    but darlin', don't cling to me, I'll soon be out of sight.

 

                    C7              F            - G                              C

But we can sing in the sunshine,       we'll laugh every day,

         C7              F            - G                               C

we'll sing in the sunshine,       then I'll be on my way.

 

+  C - Em - F - G  

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 1st here)      +  C - Em - F - G

 

             C                        Dm                          G                C

3. My mother, she once told me, hey, don't rely on any man,

            C                            Dm                  G                          C

    just take what they may give you, and give but what you can.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                     C7               F            - G                               C

And you can sing in the sunshine,       you'll laugh every day,

         C7              F            - G                              C

you'll sing in the sunshine,       then be on your way.

 

+  C - Em - F - G (2x)

 

                C                        Dm           G                      C

4. And when our year has ended and I have gone away,

              C               Dm                G                          C

    you'll often talk about me and here is what you'll say :

 

        C7              F            - G                                                 C

We sang in the sunshine,       you know, we laughed every day,

       C7               F            - G                                     C      - F - C

we sang in the sunshine,       then she went on her way.

 

          C7              F            - G                              C

We'll sing in the sunshine,       we'll laugh every day,

         C7              F            - G                               C      - F - C

we'll sing in the sunshine,       then I'll be on my way.

 

+  repeat last CHORUS ...

 

(orig. = no capo; midi = capo 5th)    (Helen Reddy)