Knaan - Take A Minute chords

      
The song sounds best playing the chords below.  Please let me know if you have any
ideas.  I've put the chords where it seems like the chord changes.

What a great song!  Enjoy.

A#m:

------6-------|------6-------|------6-------|------8-------|------8-------|------6-------|
G#------4-------|------4-------|------5-------|------6-------|------6-------|------4-------|
C#------9---------|------9---------|------10--------|------11--------|------11--------|------9---------|
CHORUS
A#m G# C#And any man who knows a thing knows
A#m G# A#mHe knows not a damn, damn thing at all
A#m G# C#And every time I felt the hurt
A#m G# A#mAnd I felt the givin' gettin' me up off the wall
A#m G# C#I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride
A#m G# A#mI'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze
A#m G# C#I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride
A#m G# A#mI'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze
VERSE 1
A#m G# C#How did Mandela get the will to surpass the everyday
A#m G# A#mWhen injustice had him caged and trapped in every way?
A#m G# C#How did Gandhi ever withstand the hunger strikes and all?
A#m G# A#mDidn't do it to gain power or money if I recall
A#m G# C#It's to give, I guess, I'll pass it on
A#m G# A#mMother thinks it'll lift the stress of Babylon
A#m G# C#Mother knows, my mother she suffered blows
A#m G# A#mI don't know how we survived such violent episodes
A#m G# C#I was so worried, and hurt to see you bleed
A#m G# A#mBut as soon as you came out the hospital you gave me sweets
A#m G# C#Yeah, they try to take you from me
A#m G# A#mBut you still only gave 'em some prayers and sympathy
A#m G# C#Dear mama, you helped me write this
A#m G# A#mBy showing me to give is priceless
CHORUS
A#m G# C#And any man who knows a thing knows
A#m G# A#mHe knows not a damn, damn thing at all
A#m G# C#And every time I felt the hurt
A#m G# A#mAnd I felt the givin' gettin' me up off the wall
A#m G# C#I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride
A#m G# A#mI'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze
A#m G# C#I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride
A#m G# A#mI'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze
VERSE 2
A#m G# C#All I can say is the worst is over now
A#m G# A#mWe can serve the hard times, divorce, it's over now
A#m G# C#They try to keep us out but they doors is open now
A#m G# A#mMy nigga, Akon is gettin' awards and covers now
A#m G# C#This is K'naan and still reppin' the S
A#m G# A#mComin' out of Mogadishu and still draped in the mess
A#m G# C#And no matter how we strong, homie
A#m G# A#mIt ain't easy comin' out of where we from, homie
A#m G# C#And that's the reason why, I could never play for me
A#m G# A#mTell 'em the truth is what my dead homies told me
A#m G# C#Ooh yeah, I take inspiration from the most heinous of situations
A#m G# A#mCreating medication out my own tribulations
A#m G# C#Dear Africa, you helped me write this
A#m G# A#mBy showing me to give is priceless
CHORUS (same chord pattern throughout) And any man who knows a thing knows He knows not a damn, damn thing at all And every time I felt the hurt And I felt the givin' gettin' me up off the wall I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride I'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride I'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze Nothing is perfect man, that's what the world is All I know is I'm enjoying today You know 'cause it isn't every day that you get to give And any man who knows a thing knows He knows not a damn, damn thing at all And every time I felt the hurt And I felt the givin' gettin' me up off the wall I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride I'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride I'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze I got nothin' to complain about You know where I'm from You know where I'ma last, so You know I was flyin' high I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride I'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze I'm just gonna take a minute and let it ride I'm just gonna take a minute and let it breeze
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