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I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash (1)
 Standard Tuning - 4/4 Time
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Melody:
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   D         G         D       '
      _ _       _ _     _       _   _ _
   | | | |   | | | |   | | |   | | | | |
e|-2---0-2-|-3-2-0---|-2-----|-----------|
B|-3-3-----|-0-----3-|-3-3---|---3-----3-|
G|-2-------|-0-------|-2---2-|---2---2---|
D|-0-------|---------|-0-----|-0---------|
A|---------|---------|-------|-----0-----|
E|---------|---------|-------|-----------|
   I can see clearly now...
            ...the rain is gone

   D         G             A      '
      _ _     _ _   _ _            _   _ _
   | | | |   | | | | | |   |  |   | | | | |
e|-2---0-2-|-3-2-0-------|-0----|-----------|
B|-3-3-----|-0-----3-2-3-|-2----|-----------|
G|-2-------|-0-----------|-2----|---2-----2-|
D|-0-------|-------------|-2----|---2---2---|
A|---------|-------------|-0----|-0---------|
E|---------|-------------|------|-----0-----|
  I can see all obstacles...
                  ...in my way

   D         G         D       '
      _ _       _ _     _       _   _ _
   | | | |   | | | |   | | |   | | | | |
e|-2---0-2-|-3-2-0---|-2-----|-----------|
B|-3-3-----|-0-----3-|-3-3---|---3-------|
G|-2-------|-0-------|-2---2-|---2-2-2-2-|
D|-0-------|---------|-0-----|-0---------|
A|---------|---------|-------|-----------|
E|---------|---------|-------|-----------|
  Gone are the dark clouds that...
           ...had me blind It's gonna be a 

   C         G           D           '
    _   _     _   _ _     _   _ _     _   _ _ 
   | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |
e|---------|---------0-|-----------|-----------|
B|---1-1-1-|---0-0-3---|---3-----3-|---3-----3-|
G|---0-0-0-|---0-0-0---|---2---2---|---2---2---|
D|---2---2-|---0-0-----|-0---------|-0---------|
A|-3---3---|-2---------|-----0-----|-----0-----|
E|---------|-----3-----|-----------|-----------|
 bright, (bright) bright,...
   ...(bright) sun shiny day

   C         G           D           '
    _   _     _   _ _     _   _ _     _   _ _  
   | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |
e|---------|---------0-|-----------|-----------|
B|---1-1-1-|---0-0-3---|---3-----3-|---3-----3-|
G|---0-0-0-|---0-0-0---|---2---2---|---2---2---|
D|---2---2-|---0-0-----|-0---------|-0---------|
A|-3---3---|-2---------|-----0-----|-----0-----|
E|---------|-----3-----|-----------|-----------|
 bright, (bright) bright,...
   ...(bright) sun shiny day


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Lyrics and Chords:
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Intro:  D  (3 times)


Verse 1:
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D          G               D         '
I can see clearly now the rain is gone
D          G            A            '
I can see all obstacles in my way
D             G                D           '
Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind


Chorus:
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                 C                 G                         D   '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
                 C                 G                         D   '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
 

Verse 2:
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D              G               D         '
I think I can make it now the pain is gone,
D          G            A                '
All of the bad feelings have disappeared.
D             G              D           '
Here is the rainbow I've been praying for.
                 C                 G                         D    '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
 

Bridge:
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F                '                   C           '
Look all around, there's nothing but blue skies
F                    '                    A      '
Look straight ahead, there's nothing but blue skies

Chords: C#m  G  C#m  G  C  Bm  A  '


Verse 3:
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D          G               D           '
I can see clearly now the rain is gone
D          G            A              '
I can see all obstacles in my way
D             G                D          '
Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind
 

Outro:
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                 C                 G                         D    '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
                 C                 G                         D    '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
                 C                 G                         D    '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
                 C                 G                         D    '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
                 C                 G                         D    '
It's gonna be a bright, (bright) bright, (bright) sun shiny day
        
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I Can See Clearly Now

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I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash
I Can See Clearly Now

John Lester Nash Jr. (August 19, 1940 – October 6, 2020) was an American singer-songwriter, best known in the United States for his 1972 hit "I Can See Clearly Now". Primarily a reggae and pop singer, he was one of the first non-Jamaican artists to record reggae music in Kingston.

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Adder: Bill Charrette [ willc ]
Date: 5/29/2021
Audio: willc's Music Library
Rated: (1)
Views: 96
MyTab: 32 downloads
Genre: Pop