Artist The Carpenters
Album Close To You
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Intro -x3-: Cadd9  C

C      Cadd9            B7
Why do birds suddenly appear
     Bm           Em
Everytime you are near
C         Cadd9 C            Cadd9
Just like me,   they long to be
C        G
Close to you


C      Cadd9                    B7
Why do stars fall down from the sky
     Bm            Em
Everytime you walk by
C         Cadd9 C            Cadd9
Just like me,   they long to be
C        G
Close to you


C6     C        C6       C         C6           C
On the day that you were born, the angels got together
      Bm                           E  E7
And decided to create a dream come true
        C                  C6
So they sprinkled moondust in you hair 
    Am               C6              D
And golden starlight in your eyes of blue


C       Cadd9                 B7
That is why, all the girls in town
       Bm        Em
Follow you, all around
C         Cadd9 C            Cadd9
Just like me,   they long to be
C        G
Close to you

Interlude: C Cadd9 B7  Bm Em  C Cadd9 C Cadd9 C G

C6     C        C6       C         C6           C
On the day that you were born, the angels got together
      Bm                           E  E7
And decided to create a dream come true
        C                  C6
So they sprinkled moondust in you hair 
    Am               C6              D
And golden starlight in your eyes of blue


C       Cadd9                 B7
That is why, all the girls in town
       Bm        Em
Follow you, all around
C         Cadd9 C            Cadd9
Just like me,   they long to be
Gmaj7        
Close to you
C         Cadd9 C            Cadd9
Just like me,   they long to be
C        G
Close to you


Cadd9       C           
Wa-ah-ah-ah-ah
G
Close to you
Cadd9       C           
Wa-ah-ah-ah-ah
G
Close to you
Cadd9       C           
Wa-ah-ah-ah-ah
G
Close to you
Cadd9       C           
Wa-ah-ah-ah-ah
G
Close to you
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Don West
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Don West

Do you have any fingerstyle ukulele tabs?

dmichaeldv@gmail.com
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These chords are reversed:

C6 C C6 C C6 C
On the day that you were born, the angels got together

Should start on C and alternate

Kemmy
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Kemmy

how about tge strumming pattern?

Piper
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Piper

Plus five is the easiest. Maybe a capo?

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