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Holiday Chords
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Date: Thu, 14 Nov 1996 14:48:11 -0500
From: Andrew Rogers 
Subject: ./b/bee_gees/holiday.crd

                               "Holiday"
                       (Barry Gibb / Robin Gibb)

Intro:

	(pipe organ and harp):

	D        A        Am
	/ / / /  / / / /  / / / /

Verse:

	Am                    /G
	Ooh, you're a holiday
	F            Am
	  Such a holiday
	Am                    /G
	Ooh, you're a holiday
	F            Am       G
	  Such a holiday

Chorus 1:

	      C                         G
	It's something I think's worthwhile
	        Am               Em
	If the puppet makes you smile
	    F                          C
	If not, then you're throwing stones
	           G      G7        C
	Throwing stones, throwing stones

Verse 2:

	Ooh, it's a funny game
	Don't believe that it's all the same
	Can't think what I've just said
	Put a soft pillow on my head

Chorus 2:

	[3: Yet] Millions of eyes can see
	Yet why am I so blind
	When the someone else is me
	It's unkind, it's unkind

[repeat verse w/wordless vocal (dee-dee-dee-dee) and snare drum]

[repeat chorus 2]

Verse 3:

	Ooh, you're a holiday, every day
	Such a holiday
	Now it's my turn to say
	And I say you're a holiday

[repeat chorus 1]

[repeat verse w/wordless vocal and snare drum; end cold on second F]


-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers


 
 
Bee Gees - Holiday Chords :: indexed at Ultimate Guitar.
Holiday tabs @ 911Tabs

About the artist behind Holiday 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.

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