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Jimmy Cliff tabs for You can get it if you really want

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Jimmy Cliff tabs for You can get it if you really want

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YOU CAN GET IT IF YOU REALLY WANT

As recorded by Jimmy Cliff
(From the 1972 Album THE HARDER THEY COME)

Words and Music by Jimmy Cliff

Transcribed by Slowhand
Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Electric Guitar'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'Trumpet'


 Intro
  Q=128
            A chord diagramBB   A chord diagramC majorC                 A chord diagramBB    A chord diagramC majorC                   A chord diagramBB
 4/4
  Gtr I (El. Gtr.)
  H    Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE   H..                A chord diagramE MajorE    H..                A chord diagramE MajorE
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|
|-----------4s|=5------------------4s|==5------------------4s=|
|-----------4s|=5------------------4s|==5------------------4s=|
|-----------4s|=5------------------4s|==5------------------4s=|
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|
|
| Gtr II (Trumpet arr. for Gtr.)
| W             Q     A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE    A chord diagramE MajorE    A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE Q
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|
|-------------|------17-17-17--15-15-|-15--------15---17------|
|-------------|----------------------|------17----------------|
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|
|-------------|----------------------|------------------------|

                                          Chorus
                                       $
  A chord diagramC majorC                   A chord diagramBB   A chord diagramC majorC                A chord diagramFF
                                                  PM------|
  H..                 A chord diagramE MajorE    A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  H        A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE e s s e e
|-----------------------|--------------||--1-1--1------------|
|-5-------------------4s|==5-----------||o-1-1--1------------|
|-5-------------------4s|==5-----------||--2-2--2------------|
|-5-------------------4s|==5-----------||--3-3--3-3-3-3-3-5--|
|-----------------------|--------------||o-------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------||--------------------|
|
| Q     A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  Q      A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  H        W
|------15-15-15---------|-15-----------||--------------------|
|---------------17-18---|--------------||o-------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------||--------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------||--------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------||o-------------------|
|-----------------------|--------------||--------------------|


  A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramFF                  A chord diagramC majorC
                         PM------|
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE e s s e e   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|---------------|-1-1--1-----------|----------------|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-1-1--1-----------|-5-5--5-5-5--5--|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-2-2--2-----------|-5-5--5-5-5--5--|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-3-3--3-3-3-3-3-5-|-5-5--5-5-5--5--|
|---------------|------------------|----------------|
|---------------|------------------|----------------|


  A chord diagramFF                  A chord diagramC majorC                 A chord diagramG+G
         PM------|        PM------------------------------|
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE e s s e e   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  S S A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE +S  S S S A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|-1-1--1-----------|-----------------|----------------------|
|-1-1--1-----------|-5-5-------------|----------------------|
|-2-2--2-----------|-5-5-------------|----------------------|
|-3-3--3-3-3-3-3-5-|-5-5-------------|----------------------|
|------------------|------3-3-3-3----|---------2-----2-2--x-|
|------------------|---------------5-|-3-3-(3)---3-3--------|


                                       Interlude
                                       1.,2.
                           To Coda
  A chord diagramFF                      A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramC majorC
  PM---------------------|
  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE +S  S S S A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  H       A chord diagramE MajorE Q     A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE Q     A chord diagramE MajorE
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|----------------------|-------------||-5-5-----5--5-5-----5-|
|----------------------|-------------||-5-5-----5--5-5-----5-|
|-3-3-(3)-3-3-3-3-3--4-|-5-----------||-5-5-----5--5-5-----5-|
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|
| Gtr II
| W                      W              Q    A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  Q    A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|----------------------|-------------||-----17-17-17---15-15-|
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|
|----------------------|-------------||----------------------|


  A chord diagramFF                       A chord diagramC majorC                          A chord diagramFF
                                  PM-------------|
   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q    A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q     S S  A chord diagramE MajorE Q     S S    A chord diagramE MajorE  Q    A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE
|--1--1----1---1--1---1-|--------------------------|--1--1----1---1--1---1-||
|--1--1----1---1--1---1-|-5-5----------------------|--1--1----1---1--1---1-||
|--2--2----2---2--2---2-|-5-5----------------------|--2--2----2---2--2---2-||
|--3--3----3---3--3---3-|-5-5--------------------2-|--3--3----3---3--3---3-||
|-----------------------|---------3-3--3-3-----3---|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|--------------------------|-----------------------||
|
|  A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  +Q    Q     Q    A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE    Q    A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE      A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  +Q    Q
|-----------------------|--------------------------|-----------------------||
|-15--------------------|-----17-17---17---15-15---|-15--------------------||
|----17---17-(17)-------|--------------------------|----17---17-(17)-------||
|-----------------------|--------------------------|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|--------------------------|-----------------------||
|-----------------------|--------------------------|-----------------------||


 1st & 2nd Verses
  A chord diagramC majorC      A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramFF               A chord diagramC majorC      A chord diagramG+G
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|--------3-3--3-|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|--------3-3--3-|
|-5-5--5-3-3--3-|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|-5-5--5-3-3--3-|
|-5-5--5-4-4--4-|-2-2--2-2-2--2-|-5-5--5-4-4--4-|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|


  A chord diagramFF               A chord diagramE MajorE               A chord diagramFF
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|-0-0--0-0-0--0-|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|
|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|-0-0--0-0-0--0-|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|
|-2-2--2-2-2--2-|-1-1--1-1-1--1-|-2-2--2-2-2--2-|
|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|-2-2--2-2-2--2-|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|
|---------------|---------------|---------------|


  A chord diagramG+G                               A chord diagramC majorC
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE  3x
|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|----------------||
|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|-3-3--3-3-3--3-|-5-5--5-5-5--5-o||
|-4-4--4-4-4--4-|-4-4--4-4-4--4-|-5-5--5-5-5--5--||
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-5-5--5-5-5--5--||
|---------------|---------------|---------------o||
|---------------|---------------|----------------||


 Interlude
  3.
  A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramEb MajorEb                   A chord diagramFF
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE +S  S A chord diagramE MajorE    A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE
|---------------|--------------------|----------------------|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-8-8--8-8-8-(8)-8-8-|-10-10--10-10-10--10--|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-8-8--8-8-8-(8)-8-8-|-10-10--10-10-10--10--|
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-8-8--8-8-8-(8)-8-8-|-10-10--10-10-10--10--|
|---------------|--------------------|----------------------|
|---------------|--------------------|----------------------|


  A chord diagramG+G  A chord diagramFF    A chord diagramEb MajorEb  A chord diagramDbDb     A chord diagramC majorC                  A chord diagramEb MajorEb
   A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q.     A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE S S A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE   A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|------------------|------------------|----------------|
|-12-10---8---6----|-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|-8-8--8-8-8--8--|
|-12-10---8---6----|-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|-8-8--8-8-8--8--|
|-12-10---8---6----|-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5-|-8-8--8-8-8--8--|
|------------------|------------------|----------------|
|------------------|------------------|----------------|


                                                D.S. al Coda
  A chord diagramFF                     A chord diagramG+G  A chord diagramFF    A chord diagramEb MajorEb  A chord diagramDbDb     A chord diagramC majorC
   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE    A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q.     A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE S S A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE
|---------------------|------------------|-------------------||
|-10-10--10-10-10--10-|-12-10---8---6----|-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5--||
|-10-10--10-10-10--10-|-12-10---8---6----|-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5--||
|-10-10--10-10-10--10-|-12-10---8---6----|-5-5--5-5-5-5-5-5--||
|---------------------|------------------|-------------------||
|---------------------|------------------|-------------------||


   Outro
    &
    A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramFF
                    PM----------------------|
    A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   S S S S A chord diagramE MajorE S S +S  S A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE
||----------------|---------------------------|
||o-5-5--5-5-5--5-|---------------------------|
||--5-5--5-5-5--5-|---2-----2---2-(2)---------|
||--5-5--5-5-5--5-|-3---3-3---3-------3-3-3-2-|
||o---------------|---------------------------|
||----------------|---------------------------|


  A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramFF
                  PM--------|
  A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   S S S S A chord diagramE MajorE S S +S  S A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE
|---------------|----------------------------||
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|---------------------------o||
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|---2-----2------------------||
|-5-5--5-5-5--5-|-3---3-3---3-2-(2)-2-3-2----||
|---------------|-------------------------3-o||
|---------------|----------------------------||


Duration 🏷Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; A chord diagramE MajorE - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature 🏷Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc 🏷Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths

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