Dont let me be misunderstood

Elvis Costello


I'm not familiar with the Animals' version, so it is still an Elvis Costello transcription...
DON'T LET ME BE MISUNDERSTOOD -----------------------------
By Banjamin, Marcus and Caldwell of the Animals ]thank you, Matthew H. Flynn for the info(
This transcription is taken from Elvis Costello's album KING OF AMERICA The lyrics were fixed according to EC's singing.
Enjoy! Ofir ofirz1@ccsg.tau.ac.il
---------------------------------------------------------- DON'T LET ME BE MISUNDERSTOOD -----------------------------
By Banjamin, Marcus and Caldwell of the Animals This transcription is taken from Elvis Costello's album King of America
General description:
Intro: Bm | Em
Verse 1: Bm | A | G | F#7 Bm | A | G | F#7
Chorus: D | Bm | Em { the Em bar is actually 6 quarters, though this is a four quarters song }
Verse 2: G A | G A | G A | D Bm { the G is played on 3 eighths, the A on G A | G A | G A | F#7 5 eighths }
Bm: 7-9-9-7-7-7 Em: x-7-9-9-8-7 A: 5-7-7-6-5-5 G: 3-5-5-4-3-3 F#7: 2-4-2-3-5-2 D: x-5-7-7-7-5
]Intro( ]Intro(
]Verse 1( Baby, can you understand me now
Sometimes I feel a little mad Don't you know that no one alive can always be an angel When things go rough I feel real bad
]Chorus( I'm just a soul who's intentions are good Oh Lord, please don't let me be misunderstood
]Intro( ]Intro(
]Verse 1( Baby, sometimes I'm so carefree With a joy that's hard to hide And othertimes it seems that, all I have to do is worry And then I know you're bound to see my other side
]Chorus( I'm just a soul who's intentions are good Oh lord, please don't let me be misunderstood
]Intro(
]Verse 2( If I seem edgy, I want you to know That I never mean to take it out on you Life has its problems and I get my share But that's one thing that I would never do 'cos I love you
]Verse 1( Oh... Don't you know I'm human I got my thoughts like any other one Sometimes I find myself, Lord, regreting Some foolish thing - some simple thing I've done
]Chorus( I'm just a soul who's intentions are good Oh lord, please don't let me be misunderstood
]Intro(
]Chorus( I'm just a soul who's intentions are good Oh lord, please don't let me be misunderstood
]Intro(
]Chorus( I'm just a soul who's intentions are good Oh lord, please don't let me be misunderstood
]Intro( repeat (and fade...)













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