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Forever young  Rod Stewart


  [D]         [D2]   [D]  [G]    [G]  [Em7]    [G]    [G]  [Em7]    [D]  May the good life be with you down every road you roam,
[D]                              [G]      [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]And may sunshine and happiness surround you when you're far from home.
[D]May you grow to be proud, digni[G]fied, and true,[D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]
[D]                          [G]          [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]And do unto others as you'd have done to you.
[D]                      [G]              [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]Be courageous and be brave,
[C]                     [G]  And in my heart you'll always stay
[C]                              [G]  Forever young  (Forever young)
        [D]                [G]  Forever young  (Forever young)
May good[D] fortune be with[G] you and may your guiding light be strong,
[D]                                    [G] [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]Build a stairway to heaven with a prince or a vagabond
[D]                                  [G]  [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]And may you never love in vain,
[C]                          [G]  And in my heart you will remain
[C]                         [G]  Forever young  (Forever young)
        [D]                [G]  Forever young  (Forever young)
        [D]                [G]  Forev--er young                                            Forev--er young
[G]Whe[Em7]n yo[C]u f[D]inally [D]fl[D]y [D]aw[D]ay[D] I[D2]'ll[D2] be[G] h[G]opi[D]ng[D] t[D]ha[D]t [D]I [D2]ser[D2]ved[G] y[G]ou [G]wel[Em7]l,[G] [D]
[D]                                  [G]  [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]For all the wisdom of a lifetime no one can ever tell,
[D]                                 [G]   [D] [D] [D] [D2] [D] [G]But whatever road you choose,
[C]                      [G]  I'm right behind you win or lose.
[C]                     [G]  Forever young  (Forever young)
        [D]                [G]  Forever young  (Forever young)
        [D]                [G]  Forev--er young  For, for--ever  young  Forever  young
[G]   [Em7]    [C]   [D]       [G]     [G]       [Em7]    [D]   [G] [Em7] [D] [D]Ch[D]ord[Dsus4] Forma[D]ti[D2]ons[D]: [D]      (CAPO ON 1ST FRET!!!!!)

D x x 0 2 3 2
D2 x x 0 2 3 0
G 3 2 0 0 3 3
C x 3 2 0 1 x
Em7 x 2 2 0 3 3
Dsus4 x x 0 2 3 3

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ppsaba (report)

I've found that by transposing this song to E and capo at the 4th fret and incorporate F#M instead of the D sounds very well

banjogirl78 (report)

Chord spacing is terrible, all bunched together and not aligned w/lyrics.