Temptations – I Cant Get Next To You tab

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...I CAN'T GET NEXT TO YOU... by The Temptations
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*from 'Puzzle People' (1969)*


Intro:

(Spoken):

(n.c)
 Hold it, hold it, listen...

(Piano):

C, F7  Eb7, C

F  Fm7  C (n.c)

Verse 1:

C       F7     C
 I, can turn a grey sky blue, 
    C                  F7
and I can make it rain,
     C
When-ever I want it to.

   C
Oh I can build a castle,
F7      C
 From a single grain of sand,
    C                      F7
And I can make a ship sail,
    C
Uh, on dry land.

Chorus 1:

F       Fm7
 But my life is,
      C
Incom-plete and I'm so blue.
     F Fm7              C
'Cos I cant get next to you.

C                           F7
 Cant get next to you babe,
  C                    F7
I cant get next to you.
C                           F7
 Cant get next to you babe,
  C                    F7
I cant get next to you.

Verse 2:

C          F7
 I can fly like,
  C
A bird in the sky,
    C             F7
And I can buy any-thing,
     C
That money can buy.

   C                  F7
Oh I can turn a river,
C
 Into a ragin fire,
C                   F7
 I can live forever,
C
 If I so desire.

Chorus 2:

F     Fm7
 Unim-portant are,
C
 All the things I can do,
     F Fm7              C
'Cos I cant get next to you.

C                          F7
 Cant get next to you babe,
  C                    F7
I cant get next to you.

Break:

C (n.c)

Interlude:

C             F        C
 Ooh-ooh ooh, ooh ooh, ooh.
C             F        C
 Ooh-ooh ooh, ooh ooh, ooh.

Eb  C, Eb  C
            Chick-a-boom,
Chick-a-boom,

Eb  C, Eb  C
            Chick-a-boom,
Boom, boom, boom.

Verse 3:

C
 I can turn back,
             F7
The hands of time,
    C
You better believe I can.
C                      F7
 I can make the season change,
C
 Just by wavin' my hand.

   C                F7
Oh I can change any-thing,
     C
From old to new.
    C                      F7
The thing I want to do the most,
C
 I'm unable to do.

Chorus 3:

F           Fm7
 Unhappy am I with,
C
 All the powers I possess.
F      Fm7
 Cause girl you're,
    C
The key to my happiness.
    F   Fm7
And I...

Coda:

                 C
Cant get next to you,
(Girl your blowin' my mind).
                Eb C   Eb C
'Cos I cant get ne-ext to you.
Can't you see these tears I'm crying?
           Eb C   Eb C
I cant get ne-ext to you.
Girl it's you I need, I gotta get;
Eb  C   Eb C
 Ne-ext to you.
Can't you see these tears I'm crying?
           Eb C   Eb C
I cant get ne-ext to you.

(Fade)


CHORD DIAGRAMS:
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   C       F7      Eb7     F       Fm7     Eb

 EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE
 x32010  131211  x68686  133211  131111  6654xx


Tabbed by Joel from cLuMsY, Bristol, England, 2007
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