Billy chords with lyrics by Prefab Sprout - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Prefab Sprout – Billy chords

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            Billy - Prefab Sprout
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Tabbed by: maguri
Tuning: Standard

Prefab Sprout 
Billy (2013) 
(McAloon)

From: "Crimson/Red" 

This beautiful song consists of just a four-bar sequence repeated over and 
over.

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CHORDS/SPECIAL VOICINGS

          E-A-D-G-B-E
A x-0-2-2-2-0E7sus4 0-2-2-4-3-6 or (easier)
0-2-0-2-0-0
D x-X-0-2-3-2 Amaj7 x-0-2-1-2-0 Bm x-2-4-4-3-2
E7sus4/A x-0-2-4-3-6 or (easier) x-0-0-2-0-0
D/A x-0-0-2-3-2 Bm/A x-0-4-4-3-2 --------------------------------------------------------------------------- INTRO | A | E7sus4 | D | Amaj7 Bm | | A | E7sus4 | D | Amaj7 Bm |
A Where’d you find that trumpet, Bill?
E7sus4Yeah, I said, where’d you find that trumpet, Bill?
D He said, I found it on some wasteland
Amaj7 BmBuried in the snow
A How’d you learn to play it, William?
E7sus4I said, how’d you learn to play it, Bill?
D He said, I sat down on the doorstep
Amaj7 BmAnd practiced long and slow
A I let my feelings show
E7sus4 I let my feelings show
D Trumpets come, trumpets go
Amaj7 BmIt’s amazing what gets left out in the snow
A I let my feelings show
E7sus4 I let my feelings show
D Trumpets come, trumpets go
Amaj7 BmIt’s amazing what gets left out in the snow
A I’m in love with Susan, Bill
E7sus4Yeah, I said, I’m in love with Susan, Bill
D Her smile is like a fairground
Amaj7 BmI’m basking in the glow
A I’ve got no gift for music, William
E7sus4 I’ve got no gift for music, Bill
D Sing a song of six-guns
Amaj7 BmSteady as you go
A I let my feelings show
E7sus4 I let my feelings show
D Trumpets come, trumpets go
Amaj7 BmAmazing what gets left out in the snow
A I let my feelings show
E7sus4 I let my feelings show
D Trumpets come, trumpets go
Amaj7 BmAmazing what gets left out in the snow
VERSE/CHORUS (instrumental)
| A | E7sus4 | D | Amaj7 Bm |Da, da, da, da - Da, da, da, da
| A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A |Da, da, da, da - Da, da, da, da
A Tell me all your secrets, Bill
E7sus4/A Tell me all your secrets, Bill
D/A Lead me to your doorstep
Amaj7 Bm/AThere’s so much I don’t know
A I’m in love with Susan, Bill
E7sus4/AYeah, I said, I’m in love with Susan, Bill
D/AHer smile is like a fairground
Amaj7 Bm/AI’m basking in the glow
CHORUS (instrumental)
| A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A |Let your feelings show - Da, da, da, da
| A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A |Let your feelings show - Da, da, da, da
| A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A | | A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A |
| A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A |Da, da, da, da - Da, da, da, da
A Let your feelings show
E7sus4/A Let your feelings show
D/A Trumpets come, trumpets go
Amaj7 Bm/AIt’s amazing what gets left out in the snow
A Let your feelings show
E7sus4/A Let your feelings show
D/A Trumpets come, trumpets go
Amaj7 Bm/AIt’s amazing what gets left out in the snow
A Tell me all your secrets, Bill
E7sus4/A Tell me all your secrets, Bill
D/A Lead me to your doorstep
Amaj7 Bm/AThere’s so much I don’t know
A I’m in love with Susan, Bill
E7sus4/AYeah, I said, I’m in love with Susan, Bill
D/AHer smile is like a fairground
Amaj7 Bm/AI’m basking in the glow
CHORUS (instrumental) | A | E7sus4/A | D/A | Amaj7 Bm/A | (vocals ad lib - repeat and fade)
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