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Angela
Angela                   
 
C             F                 
Angela, they put you in prison
C            F                  
Angela, they shot down your man
C              F                  
Angela, you`re one of the millions 
     F         F                 C
of political prisioners in the world.

C Em/B Am Am/G F

Sister, there's wind that never dies
Sister, we're breathing together
Sister, our loves and hopes forever keep on 
moving oh so slowly in the world.

C
They gave you sunshine
      Em/B
They gave you sea
      Am7      Am7/G
They gave you everything but
    F    G    C
the jailhouse key.

C Em/B Am Am/G F

They gave you coffee
They gave you tea
They gave you everything
but equality.

solo

Angela, can you hear the earth is turning?
Angela, the world watches you.
Angela, you soon will be returning 
to your sisters and brothers of the world.

Sister, you`re still a people teacher
Sister, your word reaches far
Sister, there`s a million different races 
but we all share the same future in the world.

They gave ....

Transcribed by Leif Thiborg 061021

 
 
John Lennon - Angela :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
Angela tabs @ 911Tabs

About the artist behind Angela:

John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (born John Winston Lennon; 9 October 1940–8 December 1980) was an English rock musician, singer, songwriter, artist, and peace activist who gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. As a member of the group, Lennon was one of the lead vocalists and co-wrote the majority of the band's songs with bassist Paul McCartney.

In his solo career, Lennon wrote and recorded songs such as "Give Peace a Chance" and "Imagine". Lennon revealed his rebellious nature and wit on television, in films such as A Hard Day's Night, in books such as In His Own Write, and in press conferences and interviews. He was controversial through his work as a peace activist, artist, and author.

Lennon had two sons: Julian Lennon, with his first wife Cynthia Lennon, and Sean Ono Lennon, with his second wife, avant-garde artist Yoko Ono. After a self-imposed retirement from 1976 to 1980, Lennon reemerged with a comeback album, but was murdered one month later in New York City on 8 December 1980. In 2002, respondents to a BBC poll on the 100 Greatest Britons voted Lennon into eighth place. In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked Lennon number 38 on its list of "The Immortals: The Fifty Greatest Artists of All Time" and ranked The Beatles at number one.

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