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Rise Up Chords
Recording in B (G capo 4)
Main progression: C G Em D (IV, I, vi, V)

Verse 1
                  C                       G
When you see the road ahead
                    Em                   D
that you've been down before
                        C                 G
When you're half way to no where
               Em                     D
and you can't pay the toll

Cont. C G Em D pattern
You're hanging onto mercy
withered on the vine
With your feet on the ground, your head in the clouds
and your heart on the line

Pre-Chorus
A                     C
Open up your eyes

Chorus
                         C  C         G  G
You've got to rise up (rise up)
                  Em                      D
when this life has got you down
                        C  C         G  G
You've got to look up (look up)
                   Em 	                   D
when you search & nothings found
          C                                 G                   Em                             D
Mine eyes have seen the glory of the love that's here and now
                   C  C    G G 
It's coming down
                  Em Em   D D
So rise up now.

Verse 2
Main progression C G Em D (IV, I, vi, V)

When your told that day is over  (IV > I)
long after the sun goes down (vi > V)
And your mind it keeps on racing  (IV > I)
at the dreams that don't come 'round (vi > V)

When you don't know how to surrender (IV > I)
'Cause your whole life's been a fight (vi > V)
When the dark holds you and you can't break through  (IV > I)
cause you haven't seen the light. (vi > V)

Open up your eyes 

Bridge: 
C		        G
And all the lambs roar like lions
Em			   D
And all the prisoners breaking their chains
C		      G
And all the poor find their treasure
Em	 	        D
Cause heaven is coming this way. x2

 
 
Matt Maher - Rise Up Chords :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
Rise Up tabs @ 911Tabs

About the artist behind Rise Up Chords:

Matthew "Matt" Maher is a singer/songwriter/worship leader originally from Newfoundland, Canada, who later relocated to Mesa, Arizona. He has written and produced 3 independent albums, The End and The Beginning (2001), Welcome to Life (2003), and Overflow (2006). All three albums were produced by Maher, with Welcome to Life and Overflow both being co-produced by Maher and Nashville engineer Jeff Thomas. All three records were released through www.spiritandsong.com, a publishing company based out of Portland, Oregon. In 2005, Maher signed a publishing deal with EMI publishing, and went on to have several of his songs recorded by other artists (Phillips Craig and Dean, Michael Olson, Bethany Dillon, Chris Tomlin). In the spring of 2007, Maher signed to Essential Records. His new album "Empty and Beautiful" was released on April 8, 2008.

Indexed at Wikipedia.

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