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Don't Worry Be Happy... - Helmut Bickel       mp3
 Song Info
  Artist: Bobby Mcferrin
 Tutorial & Tab: Helmut Bickel
  Audio Clip from the Tutorial
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Capo 4th Fret - 4/4 Time
Intro:
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   G
      _           _
   | | | | |   | | | | |
e|-----------|-----------|
B|-----------|-----------|
G|---0-0---0-|---0-0---0-|
D|---0-0---0-|---0-0---0-|
A|-----------|-----------|
E|-3---------|-3---------|

Chorus:
------

   G                         Am
              _     _   _     _   _             _   _
   | | | |   | | | | | | |   | | | | | |   | | | | | |
e|-3---0---|-0-------------|-------------|-------------|
B|-------3-|-----0-3-0-----|---0---------|-----3-0-----|
G|---------|---2-------2-0-|-2---2-2---2-|---------2-0-|
D|---0---0-|-----0-----0---|-----2-----2-|---0-----2---|
A|---------|---------------|-0-----------|-0---0-------|
E|-3---3---|-3-----3-------|-------------|-------------|
  Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh-ooh...

   C                 *         G
    _   _             _   _       _           _
   | | | | | |   | | | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |
e|-------------|-------------|-----------|-----------|
B|---0---------|-------------|-----------|-----------|
G|-2---2-2---2-|----s4-2-0---|---0-0---0-|---0-0---0-|
D|-------------|---2-------2-|---0-0---0-|---0-0---0-|
A|-3---------3-|-3-----------|-----------|-----------|
E|-------------|-------------|-3---------|-3---------|

Verse:
-----

   G                           Am
        _   _     _   _           _     _
   | | | | | |   | | | | | |   | | | | | |   | | | |
e|-------------|-------------|-------------|---------|
B|-----0---0---|-0-0---3-----|-----------0-|-------0-|
G|-------2---2-|-------------|-0-2-2---0---|---0-2---|
D|---0-----0---|-----0-----0-|---2-----2---|---2---2-|
A|-------------|-------------|-0-----0-----|-0---0---|
E|-3---3-------|-3-------3---|-------------|---------|
  Here's a little song I wrote...

   C                       G
    _             _         _             _ 
   | | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |   | | | | |
e|-----------|-----------|-----------|-----------|
B|-----------|---------0-|-----------|-----------|
G|-0-0-------|---0-0-----|-0-0-------|---0-0---0-|
D|-----2---2-|---2-2-----|-----0---0-|---0-0---0-|
A|-3-----3---|-3---------|-----------|-----------|
E|-----------|-----------|-3-----3---|-3---------|
   Don't worry          Be happy

-------------

Intro:
-----

G '

G ' Am ' C ' G '
G ' Am ' C ' G '

 
Verse 1:
-------

G               '
Here's a little song I wrote
Am                        '
You might want to sing it note for note
         C  '     G    '
Don't worry, be happy.
    G                  '
In every life we have some trouble
Am                     '
But when you worry you make it double
         C  '     G    '
Don't worry, be happy. (Don't worry be happy)

 
Chorus:
-------

G           '           Am              '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh           Don't worry
         C             '         G      '
Woo ooh-woo-ooh-woo    Be happy  Woo ooh-woo
G           '              Am           '
Woo ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh  Don't worry be happy
         C  '        G                  '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh  Don't worry be happy


Verse 2:
-------

G                      '
Ain't got no place to lay your head
Am                '
Somebody came and took your bed
         C  '     G    '
Don't worry, be happy.
G                      '
The landlord say your rent is late
Am              '
He may have to litigate
         C  '     G    '
Don't worry, be happy (Look at me I'm happy)


Chorus:
------

G           '             Am           '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh Don't worry be happy
         C         '         G         '
Woo ooh-woo-ooh-woo   Be happy (Here I'll give
you my phone number when you're worried call me)
G           '              Am          '
Woo ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh  Be happy
         C  '        G                 '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh  Don't worry be happy


Verse 3:
-------

G                      '
Ain't got no cash, ain't got no style
Am                '
Ain't got no gal to make you smile
         C  '     G    '
Don't worry, be happy.
G                      '
Cause when you worry your face will frown
Am              '
And that will bring everybody down
         C  '     G    '
Don't worry, be happy (Don't worry be happy now)


Chorus/ Outro:
-------------

G           '           Am              '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh           Don't worry
         C             '         G      '
Woo ooh-woo-ooh-woo    Be happy  Woo ooh-woo
G           '              Am           '
Woo ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh  Don't worry be happy
         C  '        G                  '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh  Don't worry be happy


G           '           Am              '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh           Don't worry
         C             '         G      '
Woo ooh-woo-ooh-woo    Be happy  Woo ooh-woo
G           '              Am           '
Woo ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh  Don't worry be happy
         C  '        G                  '
Ooh-ooh-hoo-hoo-ooh  Don't worry be happy


Fade out....
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