Guitar Tabs, Chords and Lyrics
Major upgrade!! After one year development the new version of Chordie is now online! Please give feedback.


Life Is Wonderful  Jason Mraz

_____________________
/ Jason Mraz / I don't really see what this song is about besides from
/ Life is Wonderful / being an innocently overt appreciation of life. I think
/ Mr. A-Z / it's mostly just about Mraz' wonderful wordplay, and I
/____________________/ really think he has made up some great lines in this song!
Capo on 2nd fret.
First is the actual name of the chord,
and below in the brackets is the name of the chord without capo:
([G#m]F#m) ([C#m]Bm) ([E]D) ([Em]Dm) ([B]A) ([F#]E) ([F#/a#]E/g#)
 
 e---2-----2----2---1----0---0------0----
 B---2-----3----3---3----2---0------0----
 G---2-----4----2---2----2---1------1----
 D---4-----4----0---0----2---2------2----
 A---4-----2-------------0---2-----------
 E---2-----------------------0------4----

The Picking Pattern:
This is just the pattern in the 1st verse just as a little inspiration.
[G#m] [G#m] [C#m] [C#m]  
 
 |-----2-------2---|-----2-------2---|-----2-------2---|-----2-----2-----|
 |-----2-------2---|-----2-------2---|-----3-------3---|-----3-----3-----|
 |-----2-------2---|-----2-------2---|-----4-------4---|-----4-----4-----|
 |-----4-------4---|-----4-------4---|-----4-----4-4---|-----4-----4-----|
 |-----4-----4-4---|-----4-----4-4-0-|-2---2-0-2---2-0-|-2---2-0-2-2-2-4-|
 |-2---2-0-2---2-0-|-2---2-0-2---2---|-----------------|-----------------|

[E] [Em] [B] [F#]  
 
 |-----2-------2---|-----1-------1---|-----------------|-----------------|
 |-----3-------3---|-----3-------3---|-----2-------2---|-----------------|
 |-----2-----2-2---|-----2-----2-2---|-----2-------2-0-|-1---------------|
 |-0---0-0-0---0-0-|-0---0-0-0---0-0-|-----2-----2-2-0-|-2---------------|
 |-----------------|-----------------|-0---0-0-0---0-0-|-2---------------|
 |-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-0---------------|

1st & 2nd Verse:
| G#m | G#m | C#m | C#m |
| E | Em | B | F# |
Chorus:
| G#m | C#m | F# | B F#/a# |
| G#m | C#m | F# | F# |
Interlude:
| G#m | G#m | G#m | G#m |
3rd & 4th Verse:
| G#m | G#m | C#m | C#m |
| E | E | B | F# |
Chorus
2x Interlude
Verse (similar to 1st verse)
Final Chorus:
||: G#m | C#m | F# | B F#/a# :||
| G#m | C#m | F# | F# |
Outro:
||: G#m | G#m | G#m | G#m :|| repeat till fade out
It takes a crane to build a crane
It takes two floors to make a story
It takes an egg to make a hen
It takes a hen to make an egg
There is no end to what I'm saying
It takes a thought to make a word
And it takes some words to make an action
It takes some work to make it work
It takes some good to make it hurt
It takes some bad for satisfaction
 
 Ah-la-la-la-la-la-la life is wonderful
 Ah-la-la-la-la-la-la life goes full circle

Ah-la-la-la-la life is wonderful
Ah-la-la-la-la
It takes a night to make it dawn
And it takes a day to make you yawn brother
And it takes some old to make you young
It takes some cold to know the sun
It takes the one to have the other
And it takes no time to fall in love
But it takes you years to know what love is
It takes some fears to make you trust
It takes those tears to make it rust
It takes the dust to have it polished
Ah-la-la-la-la-la life is wonderful
Ah-la-la-la-la-la life goes full circle
Ah-la-la-la-la-la life is wonderful
Ah-la-la-la-la
It is wonderful
It takes some silence to make sound
It takes a loss before you found it
And it takes a road to go nowhere
It takes a toll to make you care
It takes a hole to make a mountain
 
 Ah-la-la-la-la-la-la life is wonderful

Ah-la-la-la-la-la life goes full circle
Ha-la-la-la-la-la life is wonderful
Ha-la-la-la-la-la life is meaningful
 
 Ha-la-la-la-la-la-la-la life is wonderful

Ah-la-la-la-la-la
It is so meaningful
It is so wonderful
It is meaningful
It is wonderful
It is meaningful
It goes full circle
Wonderful
Meaningful
Full circle
Wonderful
- 6th /September /08
Just mail me at Maitinin@gmail.com with questions, comments and corrections!

Important: The song above is NOT stored on the Chordie server. The original song is hosted at www.guitaretab.com. Chordie works as a search engine and provides on-the-fly formatting. Chordie does not index songs against artists'/composers' will. To remove this song please click here.

Text color:
Chord color:
Chord grids: 
Font size:    
Page size: 

B C#m E Em F# G#m
Rate #9 of 11 versions

Login - add to songbook

SHARE PAGE  



You need to log in to post comments

christianus (report)

http://www.guitaretab.com/j/jason-mraz/62391.html

Chords WITH the lyrics please

88.88.35.90

christianus (report)

http://www.guitaretab.com/j/jason-mraz/62391.html

Please chords WITH the lyrics!

88.88.135.194