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Stay - Rihanna with Mikky Ekko
Stay - Rihanna with Mikky Ekko ( 1 )
 Standard Tuning - 4/4 Time
 Audio File From willc's Music Library
Intro:
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   C     Dm  Am  Am7/G Am  Am7/G  Am  Am7/G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-2-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-| 2Xs
D|-------0-|---------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|-0-------|-0-------|-0-------|
E|---------|-------3-|-------3-|-------3-|

Verse 1:
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   C     Dm  Am  Am7/G Am  Am7/G  Am  Am7/G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-2-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-| 4Xs
D|-------0-|---------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|-0-------|-0-------|-0-------|
E|---------|-------3-|-------3-|-------3-|
 All along it was a fever
 A cold sweat hot headed believer
 I threw my hands in the air and said show me something
 He said if you dare come a little closer

Pre-Chorus 1:
------------

   F        Dm        Am        Am

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|---------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|-1-------|---------|---------|---------|
 Round and around and around and around we go

   F        Dm         G         G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|---------|---------|---------|---------|
E|-1-------|---------|-3-------|---------|
 Ohhhh now tell me now tell me now tell me now you know

Chorus 1:
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   C         Dm        Am        F
                                       
   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-| 2Xs
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|---------|---------|---------|-1-------|
 Not really sure how to feel about it
 Something in the way you move
 Makes me feel like I can't live without you
 It takes me all the way

   C     Dm  Am  Am7/G Am  Am7/G  Am  Am7/G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-2-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|
D|-------0-|---------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|-0-------|-0-------|-0-------|
E|---------|-------3-|-------3-|-------3-|
 I want you to stayyyyy

Verse 2:
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   C     Dm  Am  Am7/G Am  Am7/G  Am  Am7/G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-2-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-| 2Xs
D|-------0-|---------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|-0-------|-0-------|-0-------|
E|---------|-------3-|-------3-|-------3-|
 It's not much of a life you're living
 It's not just something you take, it's given

Pre-Chorus 2:
------------

   F        Dm        Am        Am

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|---------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|-1-------|---------|---------|---------|
 Round and around and around and around we go

   F        Dm         G         G  Gsus

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-1-1-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|---------|---------|---------|---------|
E|-1-------|---------|-3-------|-3---3---|
 Ohhhh now tell me now tell me now tell me now you know

Chorus 2:
--------

   C         Dm        Am        F
                                       
   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-0-0-0-| 2Xs
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|---------|---------|---------|-1-------|
 Not really sure how to feel about it
 Something in the way you move
 Makes me feel like I can't live without you
 It takes me all the way

   C     Dm  Am  Am7/G Am  Am7/G  Am  Am7/G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-2-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|
D|-------0-|---------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|-0-------|-0-------|-0-------|
E|---------|-------3-|-------3-|-------3-|
 I want you to stayyyyy

Bridge:
------

   F         Am        Dm       Dm  Em

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-0-0-|
G|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-0-0-|
D|---------|---------|-0-------|-0-------|
A|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
E|-1-------|---------|---------|-----0---|
 Ooooohhhh the reason I hold on

   F        Am         Dm        Dm    C

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-0-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-1-|
G|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-0-|
D|---------|---------|-0-------|-0---0---|
A|---------|-0-------|---------|-------3-|
E|-1-------|---------|---------|---------|
 Ooooohhhh cause I need this hole gone

  Dm         F         Am        Am

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|
D|-0-------|---------|---------|---------|
A|---------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|---------|-1-------|---------|---------|
 Funny you're the broken one
 But I'm the only one who needed saving

  Dm         F         G         G  Gsus

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-3-3-3-3-|
B|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-1-1-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
D|-0-------|---------|---------|---------|
A|---------|---------|---------|---------|
E|---------|-1-------|-3-------|-3---3---|
 Cause when you never see the light
 It's hard to know which one of us is caving

Chorus 3:
--------

   C         Dm        Am        F
                                       
   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|
B|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-| 2Xs
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|---------|---------|---------|-1-------|
 Not really sure how to feel about it
 Something in the way you move
 Makes me feel like I can't live without you
 It takes me all the way

   C     Dm  Am  Am7/G Am  Am7/G  Am  Am7/G

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0-0-0-1-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
B|-1-1-1-3-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
G|-0-0-0-2-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-|-2-2-2-0-| 2Xs
D|-------0-|---------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|-0-------|-0-------|-0-------|
E|---------|-------3-|-------3-|-------3-|
 I want you to stayyyyy
 I want you to stayyyyy

Outro:
-----

   C         Dm        Am        F

   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |   | | | |
e|-0---0---|-1---1---|-0---0---|-1-------|
B|-1---1---|-3---3---|-1---1---|-1-------|
G|-0---0---|-2---2---|-2---2---|-2-------|
D|---------|-0-------|---------|---------|
A|-3-------|---------|-0-------|---------|
E|---------|---------|---------|-1-------|
 I want you to stayyyyy


*:·..·:*¨¨*:·..·:*¨¨*


Lyrics and Chords:
-----------------

Intro:
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[C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]    2Xs


Verse 1:
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[C ' '           Dm]  [Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
All along it was a fever
      [C ' '       Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
A cold sweat hot headed believer
      [C ' '                 Dm] [Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
I threw my hands in the air and said show me something
      [C ' '         Dm]         [Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
He said if you dare come a little closer


Pre-Chorus 1:
------------

  F                  Dm                   Am   '
Round and around and around and around we go
       F                      Dm                  G   '
Ohhhh now tell me now tell me now tell me now you know


Chorus 1:
--------

 C                     Dm
Not really sure how to feel about it
  Am                      F
Something in the way you move
C                          Dm
Makes me feel like I can't live without you
    Am               F
It takes me all the way
          [C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
I want you to stayyyyy


Verse 2:
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      [C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
It's not much of a life you're living
      [C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
It's not just something you take, it's given


Pre-Chorus 2:
------------

  F                  Dm                   Am   '
Round and around and around and around we go
       F                      Dm                  G   '
Ohhhh now tell me now tell me now tell me now you know


Chorus 2:
--------

 C                     Dm
Not really sure how to feel about it
  Am                      F
Something in the way you move
C                          Dm
Makes me feel like I can't live without you
    Am               F
It takes me all the way
          [C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
I want you to stayyyyy


Bridge:
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  F   Am               Dm      [Dm'Em']
Ooooohhhh the reason I hold on
  F   Am                   Dm      [Dm''C]
Ooooohhhh cause I need this hole gone
Dm
Funny you're the broken one
    F                           Am     '
But I'm the only one who needed saving
      Dm
Cause when you never see the light
     F                             G    [G'Gsus']
It's hard to know which one of us is caving


Chorus 3:
--------

 C                     Dm
Not really sure how to feel about it
  Am                      F
Something in the way you move
C                          Dm
Makes me feel like I can't live without you
    Am               F
It takes me all the way
            [C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
I want you to stayyyyy
            [C''Dm][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G][Am''Am7/G]
I want you to stayyyyy


Outro:
-----

 C   Dm   Am    F
I want you to stayyyyy
        
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Stay - Rihanna with Mikky Ekko

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Stay - Rihanna with Mikky Ekko
Stay - Rihanna with Mikky Ekko

"Stay" is a song recorded by Barbadian singer Rihanna for her seventh studio album, Unapologetic (2012). It features guest vocals by Mikky Ekko and was released as the second single from the album on January 7, 2013. "Stay" was co-written by Ekko and Justin Parker.

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Adder: Bill Charrette [ willc ]
Date: 11/8/2021
Audio: willc's Music Library
Rated: (1 Rating )
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Tab: 19 Downloads
Genre: Pop