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Intro:
    |Eb   Bb   |Cm   Ab  |Eb   Bb   |
    |Cm      |Ab       |

    Eb        Gm       Ab        Eb
    ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo
    Ab        G7       Cm       Ab
    ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo


Eb         Gm                Ab       Eb
Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high
Ab       Eb                        Bb            Cm   Ab
And the dreams that you dream of once in a lullaby...
   Eb         Gm                Ab          Eb
Oh somewhere over the rainbow, blue birds fly
Ab       Eb                         Bb                   Cm   Ab
And the dreams that you dream of, dreams really do come true...


    Eb
Someday i'll wish upon a star
Bb                                Cm   Ab
Wake up where the clouds are far behind me
      Eb
Where trouble melts like lemon drops
Bb                                  Cm           Ab
High above the chimney tops that's where you'll find me


   Eb         Gm               Ab           Eb
Oh somewhere over the rainbow, blue birds fly
Ab       Eb                           Bb               Cm   Ab
And the dreams that you dare to, oh why, oh why can't I?...


           Eb        Gm        Ab         Eb
Well I see trees of green and Red roses too
Ab                Eb         G7     Cm
 I'll watch then bloom for me and you
      Ab                Bb                Cm   Ab
And I think to myself: what a wonderful world
           Eb        Gm             Ab         Eb
Well I see skies of blue and I see clouds of white
        Ab              Eb   G7         Cm
And the brightness of day, I like the dark
      Ab                Bb                Eb    Ab   Eb
And I think to myself: what a wonderful world 


    Bb                      Eb
The colours of the rainbow so pretty in the sky
    Bb                    Eb
Are also on the faces of people passing bye
    Ab               Eb      Ab              Eb
See friends shaking hands, saying 'how do you do?'
Ab               Eb       Fm7             F
 They're really saying, I...I love you


       Eb      Gm        Ab          Eb
I hear babies cry and I watch them grow
Ab                   Eb    G7         Cm
 They'll learn much more than we'll know
     Ab                 Bb                Cm   Ab
And I think to myself: what a wonderful world 


Eb
Someday i'll wish upon a star
Bb                                Cm   Ab
Wake up where the clouds are far behind me
       Eb
Where trouble melts like lemon drops
Bb                                  Cm           Ab
High above the chimney tops that's where you'll find me


   Eb         Gm                Ab      Eb
Oh somewhere over the rainbow, way up high
Ab       Eb                        Bb                 Cm   Ab
And the dreams that you dare to, why, oh why can't I?...


Eb        Gm       Ab        Eb
ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo
Ab        G7       Cm      Ab
ooo-ooo  ooo-ooo  ooo-a-eh-a-a-a-a-a-a    
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357 Comments

  1. strumming pattern?

  2. After D-7 comes G and not D major! (I love you). How to correct this?
    Greetings from Cologne Germany

  3. OMG, this song is the best song in the world!!!

  4. I wish you all well on your journey in life. Sincerely.

  5. purplethecaterpiller

    ur all nerds who probably think you will get the girl but noooooo

    • even though you’re an insecure teen who crying over his depressing life, we already have families and went through school and obtained hobbies and don’t care that you think we’re uncool for having a talent

    • GryffinWolf91

      Really? You wanted to go there? You have no idea what love or happiness is do you? Now let me tell you something. Were not nerds first of all. Were caring people who love to share our talents. Besides YOU”RE on this tab too. Second, you should stop caring about what other people are doing and mind your own business. Telling people that they’re not good enough even though they are won’t make you feel better about yourself. And even though were all more talented than you, hater, we don’t care. No ones cares about your stupid hate comments. So mind your own business and stay out of ours.

    • Ummmm, sorry! I’m just a nice person who remembered when she and her dad got matching ukuleles when she was a kid. She remembered this is the song her dad first learned on the ukulele and thought it would be nice to sing to him on his birthday. I don’t want a date. I just want to make my dad smile.

    • i AM the girl

    • uh- if ukulele is such an issue for you- why are you on a ukulele website…?

  6. ur a nerd

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