Bobby Hebb

I had been playing guitar for only a few months when Bobby Hebb had a #2 hit
with this in mid-66, and learned a lot about key changes from it.  -- AWR

                                  (Bobby Hebb)


(drum roll)

Verse 1 [bass only on first line]:

Em7    G9             Cmaj7                 F#m7  B7
Sunny,    yesterday my life was filled with rain
Em7    G9                      Cmaj7            F#m7  B7
Sunny,    you smiled at me and really eased the pain
Em7                                  G9
Now the dark days are done and the bright days are near
Cmaj7               F9
My sunny one shines so sincere
F#m7           B7
Sunny, one so true
       Em  Em+5  Em6  Em7 (chord variants implied by vibes)
I love you

Verse 2:

Sunny, thank you for the sunshine bouquet
Sunny, thank you for the love you brought my way
You gave to me your all and all
And now I feel ten feet tall
Sunny, one so true
       Em   C7
I love you

Verse 3:

Fm     Ab7                   Dbmaj7           Gm7  C7
Sunny,     thank you for the truth you let me see
Fm     Ab7                   Dbmaj7         Gm7  C7
Sunny,     thank you for the facts from A to Z
Fm                      Ab7
My life was torn like-a windblown sand, then
Dbmaj7                 Gb9
A rock was formed when we held hands
Gm7            C7
Sunny, one so true
       Fm    C#7
I love you

Verse 4:

F#m    A7                     Dmaj7           G#m7   C#7
Sunny,     thank you for that smile upon your face
F#m    A7                     Dmaj7                 G#m7   C#7
Sunny,     thank you for that gleam that flows from grace
F#m                A7
You're my spark of nature's fire
Dmaj7               G7
You're my sweet complete desire
G#m7          C#7
Sunny, one so true
       F#m    D7
I love you

[repeat verse 1, in Gm]:

Gm     Bb7                 Ebmaj7                Am7  D7 
Sunny,     yesterday all my life was filled with rain
Gm     Bb7                      Ebmaj7                  Am7  D7 
Sunny,     you smiled at me and really really eased the pain
         Gm                         Bb7
Now the dark days are done and the bright days are near
Ebmaj7              Ab9
My sunny one shines so sincere
Am7            D7
Sunny, one so true
       Gm   Cm  D7
I love you

Coda [repeat to fade]:

       Gm   Cm  D7
I love you

-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers

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