Chains

Goffin / King ĖBeatles: Please Please Me (1963)

 


Intro: A

A

Chains, my babyís got me locked up in chains,

A7†††††††††††††††††††††††††† D7†††††††††††††††††††††††††† A

And they ainít the kind that you can see,

††††††††††††††††††††††† E7†††††††††† †††††††D7††††††††††††††††††††† A††††††††††††† E7

Wo-oh, these chains of love got a hold on me, yeah

A

Chains, well, I canít break away from these chains,

A7†††††††††††† D7††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A

Canít run around Ďcause Iím not free,

†††††††† ††††††††††††††††E7†††††††††††††††† D7†††††††††††††††††††† A††††††††††† A7 (Riff)

Wo-oh, these chains of love wonít let me be, yeah

 

D

I wanna tell you pretty baby,

A†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A7(Riff)

I think youíre fine

D

Iíd like to love you

††††† E7

But darling Iím imprisoned by these

 

Chains, my babyís got me locked up in chains

And they ainít the kind that you can see

Oh, these chains of love got a hold on me, yeah

 

Please believe me when I tell you

Your lips are sweet,

Iíd like to kiss them

But I canít break away from all these

 

Chains, my babyís got me locked up in chains,

And they ainít the kind that you can see,

Oh, these chains of love got a hold on me, yeah

A††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A7††††††††††††††† D7††††††††††††††††††††† A

Chains, chains of love, chains of love, chains of love

†††††††††††††††††† E7††††††††††††††† D7 (break)

Oh, these chains of love got a hold on me, yeah

 

Intro:

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Riff:

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Voices:

†††† Chains, my babyís got me locked up in chains, and they ainít the kind that you can se____e,

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†††††† Wo-oh, these chains of lo___ve got a hold on me, yeah - Chains, chains of love,

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