Crystal Blue Persuasion

Tommy James

 C#m7/ABm7
           /  /  /  /   /  /  /  /      (2X)
 C#m7/ABm7DA
                                                                                The bass for the intro and verses varies, but is basically
v v v v v v v v
	|---------------------------------|---------------------------------|
	|-----------------2---2---4-------|-----------------4---2-----------|
	|-0-------4-----4-------------2---|---------2-----2---------4-------|
	|---------------------------------|-----------------------------0---|

Verse 1:
 C#m7/ABm7C#m7/ABm7
        Look over yonder              what do you see  
 C#m7/ABm7C#m7/ABm7
        The sun is a-risin'             most definitely  
 C#m7/ABm7C#m7/ABm7
        A new day is comin'             people are changin'  
 C#m7/ABm7C#m7/ABm7
        Ain't it beautiful             crystal blue persuasion  
 Bm7DA
                                                  Verse 2:
Better get ready gonna see the light
Love, love is the answer and that's all right
So don't you give up now so easy to find
Just look to your soul and open your mind
Instrumental break:
v v v v
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------2-----2-------2---------|
	|-----------2-4-----2-4-----2-4---|
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------------------------------|

guitar repeats above figure over following chords:
 AGDAAGBm7Bm7/E
                                                                                                                                                        (N.C.; bass plays pattern similar to verses)
Crystal blue persuasion, mm-hmm
It's a new vibration
Crystal blue persuasion, crystal...
 DA
        /  /  r  r   /
Blue persuasion
(key modulates to Bb)
Bass (2X):
v v v v
	|-3---3---3---3-3---3---3-----1---|
	|-------------------------3-------|
	|---------------------------------|
	|---------------------------------|

Verse 3:
 Dm7/BbCm7Dm7/BbCm7
        Maybe tomorrow              when He looks down  
 Dm7/BbCm7Dm7/BbCm7
        On every green field              and every town  
 Dm7/BbCm7Dm7/BbCm7
        All of His children              every nation  
 BbEb/G
        There'll be peace and good    brotherhood
 Cm7
        Crystal blue persuasion
Coda:
 Dm7/BbCm7
        Crystal blue persuasion, ah-ha          (repeat to fade)
-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers


A Bb Bm7 Bm7/E C#m7/A Cm7 D Dm7/Bb Eb/G G
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