Intro: C majorC G MajorG Verse 1: G MajorG It’s a fine time to fall in love with you, E minorEm I ain’t got a single thing to do. G MajorG It happened before I knew what was going on. E minorEm I fell out and knew that I was gone. C majorC Stages keep on changing, G MajorG stages rearranging love.
Verse 2: G MajorG Then you left me standing all alone, E minorEm I couldn’t even get you on the phone. G MajorG Were you just confused and didn’t know E minorEm if you should stay or if you had to go? C majorC Stages keep on changing, G MajorG stages rearranging love. Guitar Solo: B minorBm A majorA E minorEm D MajorD C majorC G MajorG Verse 3: G MajorG Now you’re back and say you’re gonna stay. E minorEm I wouldn’t have it any other way. G MajorG Tell me it’s for real and let me know E minorEm why does lovin’ have to come and go. C majorC Stages keep on changing, G MajorG stages rearranging love. Outro: C majorC G MajorG C majorC G MajorG C majorC G MajorG C majorC
"Stages" was the second single to be released from Texas blues rockers ZZ Top's 1985 album "Afterburner". "Stages" is written by ZZ Top.