Artists by letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0-9
 
To Love Somebody Chords
#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE--------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the#
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research.#
#-----------------------------------------------------------------------------#
                           "To Love Somebody"
                       (Barry Gibb / Robin Gibb)


Intro:

	(acoustic guitar w/bass and strings):

	A   G    D A
	/ / / /  / / . .

	A        A          [A chords arpeggiated on harp]
	/ . . .  / . . .

Verse 1:

	            A
	There's a light
	Bm
	A certain kind of light
	D                   A
	That never shone on me
	G                 A
	I want my life to be
	              E
	To live with you
	              D
	To live with you

	There's a way
	Everybody says
	To do each and every little thing
	But what does it bring
	If I ain't got you
	Ain't got... baby

Chorus:

	 A                        E
	You don't know what it's like
	       D                        A  [N.C.]
	Baby, you don't know what it's like
	             E
	To love somebody
	             D
	To love somebody
	           A
	The way I love you

[repeat intro]

Verse 2:

	Mmm, in my brain
	I see your face again
	I know my frame of mind
	You ain't got to be so blind
	And I'm blind, so so so very blind

	I'm a man, can't you see what I am
	I live and I breathe for you
	But what good does it do
	If I ain't got you
	Ain't got... baby

[repeat chorus]

	E         (A)
	I... love you

[repeat chorus]

	E             (A) 
	No-no-no-no-no-no

[repeat chorus; fade]


Note: Barry Gibb plays in open D tuning (D-A-D-F#-A-D, low to high).  Chord
formations used in this song:

	A	777777
	Bm	020020
	D	000000
	E	222222
	G       555555


-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers


Tablature player for this song:
 
 
Bee Gees - To Love Somebody Chords :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
To Love Somebody tabs @ 911Tabs

About the artist behind To Love Somebody Chords:

The Bee Gees were a singing trio of brothers — Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb — that became one of the most successful musical acts of the 20th century. They were born on the Isle of Man to English parents, lived in Chorlton, Manchester, England and moved to Brisbane, Australia during their childhood years, where they began their musical careers. Their worldwide success came when they returned to England and signed with producer Robert Stigwood.

The multiple Grammy Award-winning group was successful for most of its forty years of recording music, but it had two distinct periods of exceptional success: as a harmonic "soft rock" act in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and as the foremost stars of the disco music era in the late 1970s.

No matter the style, the Bee Gees sang tight three-part harmonies that were instantly recognizable; as brothers, their voices blended perfectly, in the same way that The Everly Brothers' did. Barry sang lead on many songs, and an R&B falsetto introduced in the disco years; Robin provided the clear vibrato lead that was a hallmark of their pre-disco music; Maurice sang high and low harmonies throughout their career. The three brothers co-wrote most of their hits, and they said that they felt like they became 'one person' when they were writing. The group's name was retired after Maurice died in January 2003.

The Bee Gees were inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997; fittingly, the presenter of the award to "Britain's first family of harmony"[1] was Brian Wilson, leader of the Beach Boys, America's first family of rock harmony.

It has been estimated that the Bee Gees' record sales total more than 220 million, easily making them one of the best-selling music artists of all-time. The above figure in record sales does not include record sales for artists for whom they have written and with whom they have collaborated. Their 1997 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame citation says "Only Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Michael Jackson, Garth Brooks and Paul McCartney have outsold the Bee Gees".[2]

Indexed at Wikipedia.

Show us your talent, perform To Love Somebody Chords!

Here you can post a video or audio performance. Tell me more ...
Where can we find your performance? Tell me more ...
Your comment:
Please, log in to post your performance.