Lenny Kravitz - It Aint Over Til Its Over tab

  Song: It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over
  Artist: Lenny Kravits
  Album: Mama Said
  Tabbed By: Arend Jessurun

   * This is a fairly easy song, but you've got to watch out for
     the electric piano part. It has constant variations throughout
     the song.


  Legend:

 b   = bend
 br  = bend and release
 b(2)= bend to provided pitch
 h   = hammer
 p   = pull-off
 ~   = vibrato
 /   = slide up
 \   = slide down
 \\  = slide ALL THE WAY down
 x   = mute


  Rhythm Guitar (plays throughout song except solo and bridge):

e|--4-x-x-x-4-x-x-4-x-4-x-x-4-4-4-4------2-x-x-x-2-x-x-2-x-2-x-x-2-2-2-2--|B|--6-x-x-x-6-x-x-6-x-6-x-x-6-6-6-6------4-x-x-x-4-x-x-4-x-4-x-x-4-4-4-4--|G|------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------| |_______________________________| |_______________________________| | | play x3 play x1
Intro (strings): Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, B7e|--9---11--13-----------11--13-----------11--11-9------------------------|B|-------------9-11-13----------9-11-12------------11---------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------11----11------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------| |____________________________________________________________________|
| play x2
Intro & Chorus (electric piano): Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, F#me|--16--------------16--------------------16---------------------14----14-|B|--18--------------18--------------------18---------------------16----14-|G|--18--------------17--------------------16------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, B7e|--16--------------16--------------------16---------------------14-------|B|--18--------------18--------------------18---------------------16----16-|G|--18--------------17--------------------16---------------------------14-|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus (strings): Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, B7e|--9-------13-------------9-9----11-9----11--11-9------------------------|B|-------------9-11-13---------11------------------11---------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------11----11------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, B7e|--9-------13---------------13-----------11--11-9------------------------|B|-------------9-11-13----------9-11-12------------11---------------------|G|----------------------------------------------------11----11------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Intro (0:02):
Verse 1 (0:26): Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, F#m ...Here we are still to- gether, we are onee|--4---------------4---------------------4----------------------2-----2--|B|--6---------------6---------------------6----------------------4-----2--|G|--6---------------5---------------------4-------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, B7 ...So much time wasted ...playin' games with lovee|--4-------6---4---4-------------1---2---4----------2-----1-----2--------|B|--6-------6-------6-------------1---2---6----------4-----------4-----4--|G|--6---------------5---------------------4----------------------4-----2--|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus 1 (0:50): Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many tears I cried, ...so much pain inside Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many years we tried ...to keep our love alive Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over
Verse 2 (1:14): Db, Dbmaj7, Db7, B, F#m ...How many times did we give up? but we always worked things oute|--4-------4-------------------4-------------------------4---2---4-----2-|B|--6-------6---6---------------6-------------------------4---2---------2-|G|--6-----------5---------------5-----4---------------------------------2-|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Db, Dbmaj7, Db7 B, B7 And all my doubts and fears kept me wondering if I'd alwaysbeinlovee|--4---------------------------4---4----------------4---------2---4------|B|--6-----------------------------6-6--------------------6---------4---4--|G|--6-------------------------------5--------------------4-------------2--|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Chorus 2 (1:38): * theres more electric piano stuff here, but its mostly just like verse 1 except an octave up. Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many tears I cried, ...so much pain inside Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many years we tried ...to keep our love alive Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Solo (with slap-back delay) (2:02):
e|--14b(16)---14-14-14--16-14\\-------12----------------------------------|B|-------------------------------12h14----14\\----12h14-12-12-12--14-12\\-|G|------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|--12b(13)-13-13--13-11--14b(16)---14--13-11---11-11-11--13-11\\----16br-|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--------------------------15-15h17~~~~~\\-------------------------------|G|--15br-14br-13br-12br---------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
Bridge & Chorus 3 (sitar) (2:29)
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|B|--2-----4---2---1---------------------2---------------------------------|G|----------------------1---3---4---------3-------------------------------|D|----------------------------------------------4-6-----------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------| |____________________________________________________________________|
| play x2 Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many tears I cried, ...so much pain inside Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many years we tried ...to keep our love alive Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Chorus 3 (2:53): Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many tears I cried, ...so much pain inside Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Db, Dbmaj7 ...So many years we tried ...to keep our love alive Db7, B, B7 But baby it ain't over 'til it's over Outro (3:17) (repeat 'til it's over!): * Every instruments plays here. Outro (trumpets):
e|--1-------1---2---4-------4---6---7-------9---9---9---------------------|B|------------------------------------------------------------------------|G|------------------------------------------------------------------------|D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|E|------------------------------------------------------------------------| |____________________________________________________________________|
| play x2 Argh, this took forever and by now I hate the electric piano part. But I hope you enjoyed this, maybe you'll find it useful. With a Roland GR-20 you could do some awesome stuff with this song. THE END
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