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Stevie Wonder guitar chords for For once in my life

For Once In My Life chords


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For Once In My Life chords by Stevie Wonder

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Stevie Wonders wonderful tune. This is how I play it on the piano and it sounds frkn awesome.
Feel free to add your own variations and bassntoes. (the Am chord diagramAmAm/D chord diagramDD on "dreams come TRUE" is acually a C69 chord diagramC69C69/D chord diagramDD and the
Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7/D chord diagramDD is a Cadd9 chord diagramCadd9Cadd9/D chord diagramDD) but it sounds pretty much the same.
Have fun!
Listen to the song so you know when to change chords.
Original key F chord diagramFF, transpose -2.
Peace brothers and sisters.

Intro=(the bassnotes in parenthesis)

Intro: G chord diagramGG   (DEG)G    (BCD)G
           (DEGA)G   (BCD)G

Verse 1:

    G chord diagramGG          G chord diagramGG+5         G6 chord diagramG6G6            E chord diagramEE      E7 chord diagramE7E7/G# chord diagramG#G#
For once in my life, I have someone who needs me;
Am chord diagramAmAm            E7 chord diagramE7E7+5      Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7  E7 chord diagramE7E7+5
 Someone I've needed so long.
    Am chord diagramAmAm        E7 chord diagramE7E7+5         Am chord diagramAmAm           D7 chord diagramD7D7
For once, una-fraid, I can go where life leads me;
    Gmaj7 chord diagramGmaj7Gmaj7     Cadd9 chord diagramCadd9Cadd9/D chord diagramDD        Gmaj7 chord diagramGmaj7Gmaj7   Cadd9 chord diagramCadd9Cadd9/D chord diagramDD
And somehow I know I'll be strong.

Chorus 1:

    Bm7 chord diagramBm7Bm7+5                     B7 chord diagramB7B7+5             B7 chord diagramB7B7 no5
For once, I can touch what my heart used to dream of,
Cmaj7 chord diagramCmaj7Cmaj7              Cm6 chord diagramCm6Cm6
 Long before I knew;
Bm7 chord diagramBm7Bm7                Em7 chord diagramEm7Em7        Cmaj7 chord diagramCmaj7Cmaj7/A chord diagramAA             Am chord diagramAmAm/D chord diagramDD    Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7/D chord diagramDD
 Someone warm like you, would make my dreams come true.

Verse 2:

     G chord diagramGG          G chord diagramGG+5            G6 chord diagramG6G6        E chord diagramEE      E7 chord diagramE7E7/G# chord diagramG#G#
For once in my life, I won't let sorrow hurt me;
Am chord diagramAmAm            E7 chord diagramE7E7+5      Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7  E7 chord diagramE7E7+5
 Not like it hurt me be-fore.
    Am chord diagramAmAm        E7 chord diagramE7E7+5/G# chord diagramG#G#      C chord diagramCC/G chord diagramGG           D7 chord diagramD7D7
For once I have something, I know won't de-sert me;
Gmaj7 chord diagramGmaj7Gmaj7     Cadd9 chord diagramCadd9Cadd9/D chord diagramDD        Gmaj7 chord diagramGmaj7Gmaj7   Cadd9 chord diagramCadd9Cadd9/D chord diagramDD
 I'm not a-lone any-more.

Chorus 2:

    Bm7 chord diagramBm7Bm7+5                     B7 chord diagramB7B7+5             B7 chord diagramB7B7 no5
For once, I can say; this is mine you can't take it;
   Cmaj7 chord diagramCmaj7Cmaj7                  Cm6 chord diagramCm6Cm6
As long as I know I have love; I can make it.
    Bm7 chord diagramBm7Bm7        Em7 chord diagramEm7Em7        Aadd9 chord diagramAadd9Aadd9      Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7/D chord diagramDD  Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7/D chord diagramDD
For once in my life, I have some-one who    needs me.

Break:

G chord diagramGG          Fadd9 chord diagramFadd9Fadd9   A# chord diagramA#A#    Gm chord diagramGmGm/D# chord diagramD#D#   Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7/D chord diagramDD
 Some-one, who     needs me.

G# chord diagramG#G#         F chord diagramFF#add9  B chord diagramBB     G#m chord diagramG#mG#m/E chord diagramEE   A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7/D# chord diagramD#D#
 Some-one, who     needs me.


Solo:

G# chord diagramG#G#         G# chord diagramG#G#+5         G#6 chord diagramG#6G#6       F chord diagramFF      F7 chord diagramF7F7/A chord diagramAA
A#m chord diagramA#mA#m        F7 chord diagramF7F7+5        A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7      F7 chord diagramF7F7+5
A#m chord diagramA#mA#m        F7 chord diagramF7F7+5        A#m chord diagramA#mA#m       D#7 chord diagramD#7D#7
G#maj7 chord diagramG#maj7G#maj7     C chord diagramCC#add9/D# chord diagramD#D#   G#maj7 chord diagramG#maj7G#maj7    C chord diagramCC#add9/D# chord diagramD#D#
Cm7 chord diagramCm7Cm7+5      C7 chord diagramC7C7+5        C7 chord diagramC7C7 no5
C#maj7 chord diagramC#maj7C#maj7                  C#m6 chord diagramC#m6C#m6
Cm7 chord diagramCm7Cm7        Fm7 chord diagramFm7Fm7        A chord diagramAA#add9      A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7/D# chord diagramD#D#  A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7/D# chord diagramD#D#


     G# chord diagramG#G#          G# chord diagramG#G#+5            G#6 chord diagramG#6G#6        F chord diagramFF      F7 chord diagramF7F7/A chord diagramAA
For once in my life, I won't let sorrow hurt me;
A#m chord diagramA#mA#m            F7 chord diagramF7F7+5      A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7  F7 chord diagramF7F7+5
 Not like it hurt me be-fore.
    A#m chord diagramA#mA#m        F7 chord diagramF7F7+5/A chord diagramAA      C# chord diagramC#C#/G# chord diagramG#G#           D#7 chord diagramD#7D#7
For once I have something, I know won't de-sert me;
G#maj7 chord diagramG#maj7G#maj7     C chord diagramCC#add9/D# chord diagramD#D#        G#maj7 chord diagramG#maj7G#maj7   C chord diagramCC#add9/D# chord diagramD#D#
 I'm not a-lone any-more.

    Cm7 chord diagramCm7Cm7+5                     C7 chord diagramC7C7+5             C7 chord diagramC7C7 no5
For once, I can say; this is mine you can't take it;
   C#maj7 chord diagramC#maj7C#maj7                  C#m6 chord diagramC#m6C#m6
As long as I know I have love; I can make it.
    Cm7 chord diagramCm7Cm7        Fm7 chord diagramFm7Fm7        A chord diagramAA#add9      A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7/D chord diagramDD  A#m7 chord diagramA#m7A#m7/D chord diagramDD
For once in my life, I have some-one who    needs me.


G# chord diagramG#G#         F chord diagramFF#add9  B chord diagramBB     G#m chord diagramG#mG#m/E chord diagramEE   Bm7 chord diagramBm7Bm7/D# chord diagramD#D#
 Some-one, who     needs me.

G# chord diagramG#G#         F chord diagramFF#add9  B chord diagramBB     G#m chord diagramG#mG#m/E chord diagramEE   Bm7 chord diagramBm7Bm7/D# chord diagramD#D#
 Some-one, who     needs me.

(Repeat to Fade)