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God Bless The Child  Billie Holiday


























[Bbmin7]Eb7         [-]-  [1]6  [3]8  [1]6  [2]8  [1]6
[Abmin7]F7          [4]-  [6]8 1[4]0  [4]8  [4]10 [4]8
[Cmin/maj7]Cmin6       [-]8  [3]10 [5]10 [4]8  [4]10 [3]8
[D7]            [-]   [5]   [7]   [5]   [7]   [5]          
[Ebmaj7]      Them thats got shall [Abmaj7]get
[Ebmaj7]      them thats not shall [Abmaj7]lose
[Bbmin7]              so the bible [Eb7]says
[Bbmin7]             and still its [Eb7]news
[Abmaj7]                 momma may [Ebmaj7]have
[Abmin7]                  papa may [F7]have
[Gmin7]         but god bless the [C7]child   thats got his
[Fmin7]   own                     [Bb7]        thats got his
[Ebmaj7]   own                     [Abmaj7]


[Ebmaj7]  Yes the strong just gets [Abmaj7]more while the
[Ebmaj7]            weak ones fade [Abmaj7]away
[Bbmin7]             empty pockets [Eb7]won't
[Bbmin7]             ever make the [Eb7]grade
[Abmaj7]                 momma may [Ebmaj7]have
[Abmin7]                  papa may [F7]have
[Gmin7]         but god bless the [C7]child   thats got his

[Fmin7]   own                     [Bb7]        thats got his
[Ebmaj7]   own                     [Abmaj7]


[Ebmaj7]   Money you've got lots of [Ab7]friends [G7]just
[Cmin7]       crowding 'round your [Cmin/maj7]door
[Cmin7]     but when it's gone and [Cmin6]spending ends
[Gmin7]     they won't come around [D7]no more [G7]
[Cmin7]             rich relations [Cmin/maj7]bring
[Cmin7]        crusts of bread and [Cmin6]such
[Gmin7]               you can help [C7]yourself
[Fmin7]          but dont take too [Bb7]much
[Ebmaj7]                  momma may [Abmaj7]have
[Ebmaj7]                   papa may [Abmaj7]have
[Bbmin7]          but god bless the [Eb7]child  thats got his
[Bbmin7]   own                      [Eb7]       thats got his
[Abmaj7]   own                      [Ebmaj7]


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