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The Mamas And The Papas tabs for Dancing in the street

Dancing In The Street tab by The Mamas And The Papas

The Mamas And The Papas tabs for Dancing in the street

Guitar tabs with lyrics

DANCING IN THE STREET

As recorded by The Mamas & The Papas
(From the 1966 Album THE MAMAS & THE PAPAS)

Words and Music by Marvin Gaye, Ivy Hunter & William Stevenson
Arranged by The Mamas & The Papas

Transcribed by Slowhand
Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Tommy Tedesco - Electric Guitar'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'P.F. Sloan - Electric Guitar'


 Intro
  Q=120
  N.C.            A chord diagramE7E7
 4/4
  Gtr I (El. Gtr.)
  Wx5          Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE
|------------|----10------10---|
|------------|-----9-------9---|
|------------|-----9-------9---|
|------------|-----9-------9---|
|------------|-----------------|
|------------|-----------------|


  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10---||
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---||
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---||
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||

 1st Verse
     A chord diagramE7E7
  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q    e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10-------10----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9--------9----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9--------9----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9--------9----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|
| Gtr II (El. Gtr.)
| W                 W                 W                 H       A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------5--|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------5-6--7----|


  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q    e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10-------10----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9--------9----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9--------9----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9--------9----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|
| H       H         W                 W                 H       A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------5--6-7--|


  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|
| H       H         W                 W                 W
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-0---------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|


                                         A chord diagramA7A7
  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----5------5---|----5------5----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|----8------8---|----8------8----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|----6------6---|----6------6----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|----5------5---|----5------5----|
|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|


                                     A chord diagramE7E7
  Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----5------5---|----5------5---|----10------10---|
|----8------8---|----8------8---|-----9-------9---|
|----6------6---|----6------6---|-----9-------9---|
|----5------5---|----5------5---|-----9-------9---|
|---------------|---------------|-----------------|
|---------------|---------------|-----------------|


  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10---||
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---||
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---||
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------||


 Bridge
  $
  A chord diagramG#G#                              A chord diagramC# minorC#m
  Q  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 A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  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 A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4--|
|-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-|-6--6-6-6-6--6-|-6--6-6-6-6--6--|
|-6--6-6-6-6--6-|-6--6-6-6-6--6-|-6--6-6-6-6--6-|-6--6-6-6-6--6--|
|-6--6-6-6-6--6-|-6--6-6-6-6--6-|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4--|
|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|---------------|----------------|


                                         To Coda
  A chord diagramF#F#                              A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramB7B7
  Q  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 A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  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 A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|-2--2-2-2-2--2-|-2--2-2-2-2--2-|-5--5-5-5-5--5--|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||
|-2--2-2-2-2--2-|-2--2-2-2-2--2-|-5--5-5-5-5--5--|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||
|-3--3-3-3-3--3-|-3--3-3-3-3--3-|-6--6-6-6-6--6--|-8--8-8-8-8--8-||
|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-7--7-7-7-7--7--|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||
|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-4--4-4-4-4--4-|-7--7-7-7-7--7--|-9--9-9-9-9--9-||
|-2--2-2-2-2--2-|-2--2-2-2-2--2-|-5--5-5-5-5--5--|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||


   2nd Verse
       A chord diagramE7E7
    Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE  4x
||-----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10---|----10------10----||
||o-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---o||
||------9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----||
||------9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----||
||o-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------o||
||------------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------||


                                         A chord diagramA7A7
  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10---|----10------10---|----5------5---|----5------5----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|----8------8---|----8------8----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|----6------6---|----6------6----|
|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9---|----5------5---|----5------5----|
|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|


                                     A chord diagramE7E7
  Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE Q  e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE
|----5------5---|----5------5---|----10------10---|----10------10----|
|----8------8---|----8------8---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----|
|----6------6---|----6------6---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----|
|----5------5---|----5------5---|-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----|
|---------------|---------------|-----------------|------------------|
|---------------|---------------|-----------------|------------------|


                                  El. Piano Solo
                                                    1.,2.,3.,4.,5.,6.,7.
                      N.C.            A chord diagramE7E7
   Q   Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE   W            Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE   8x
|-10--10--10-10--10-|----------||-----10------10---|----10------10-----||
|--9---9---9--9---9-|----------||o-----9-------9---|-----9-------9----o||
|--9---9---9--9---9-|----------||------9-------9---|-----9-------9-----||
|--9---9---9--9---9-|----------||------9-------9---|-----9-------9-----||
|-------------------|----------||o-----------------|------------------o||
|-------------------|----------||------------------|-------------------||


  8.
      D.S. al Coda &
                      A chord diagramB7B7
  Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE Q   e A chord diagramE MajorE     Q  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 A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE   Q  A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE A chord diagramE MajorE Q  A chord diagramE MajorE
|----10------10----||-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||
|-----9-------9----||-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||
|-----9-------9----||-8--8-8-8-8--8-|-8--8-8-8-8--8-|-8--8-8-8-8--8-||
|-----9-------9----||-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||
|------------------||-9--9-9-9-9--9-|-9--9-9-9-9--9-|-9--9-9-9-9--9-||
|------------------||-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-|-7--7-7-7-7--7-||


   Outro
    A chord diagramE7E7
     Q   Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE    Q   Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE
||--10--10--10-10--10-|-10--10--10-10--10-|
||o--9---9---9--9---9-|--9---9---9--9---9-|
||---9---9---9--9---9-|--9---9---9--9---9-|
||---9---9---9--9---9-|--9---9---9--9---9-|
||o-------------------|-------------------|
||--------------------|-------------------|


   Q   Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE    Q   Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  Q   A chord diagramE MajorE  5x
|-10--10--10-10--10-|-10--10--10-10--10--||
|--9---9---9--9---9-|--9---9---9--9---9-o||
|--9---9---9--9---9-|--9---9---9--9---9--||
|--9---9---9--9---9-|--9---9---9--9---9--||
|-------------------|-------------------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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