Wonderful
From: tom-1@tom-1.demon.co.uk (Matthew Tomlinson)

Here is a transcription of Adam Ant's 'Wonderful', I can't
promise perfection, but it sounds OK to me! Anyway, if you
have a better ear than me (highly probable), please e-mail me
your corrections. Enjoy.

CHORDS USED: 

-- A#m C# C#maj7 E Emaj7 Em F Fm F# 
E--6---1----1----0----------1--1--2-- --There are 
B--6---2----1----0---0---0--1--1--2-- --variations
G--6---1----1----1---1---0--2--1--3-- --on these
D--8---3----3----2---1---2--3--3--4-- --chords, but
A--8---4----4----2---2---2--3--3--4-- --I use these.
E--6-------------0---0------1--1--2--

MUSIC: Riffs used:

A
Bars- -1 - 2 - 3 -
Chords C# -Fm- E - Em ---Light strumming

B
Bars- 1 - 2 - 3 - 4
Notes C#- F - D#- C# ----Last C# is 1 octive below 1st.

C
Bars- 1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . .
Notes C#- - - F - - - D#F D#- C# ----- See note for riff B.

D
Beats 1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . . 
Notes C#- C#- F - C#- F#- C#- G#- F  - C# is lowest note.

E
Beats 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 . 6 . 7 . 8
Notes . . . . C# .F . C#

F
Beats 1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . . 
Notes. . .C#C#. . C . C . C C#

G
Beats 1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . . 
Notes . . B B . . A#. A# .A#B

H
Beats 1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4 . . . 
Notes . . B B . . A#. A# . A# B . C# C B

I
Beats .1 .. .. .. .2 .. .. .. .3 .. .. .. .4 .. .. ..
Chords C# C# C# C# C# C# C# C# C# . . . . .C#
. . . . . . .mj mj . . . mj mj . . . . . . mj
. . . . . . . 7. 7. . . . 7. 7. . . . . . . 7

J
Beats..1 . . . . . . . 2 . . . . . . . 3 . . . . . . . 4 . . . . . .
Chords E .E .E .E .E .E .E .E .E . . . . . E
. .  . . . .mj mj . . . mj mj . . . . . . mj
. .  . . . . 7. 7. . . . 7. 7. . . . . . . 7

K:
Bars  ..1 . 2 . 3 . 4
Chords . . .F . F#. A#m

Order of riffs:

Intro: A*2 (E on bars 4 & 8 of intro)
Verse 1: A*2 (E on bar 8 of verse)
Chorus: A*4
D*8, B*2 - 
(E on bars 4,8,12 & 16 of chorus)
These 2 lines (16 bars)
play at the same time.
Verse 2: A*2
C*2 

(E on bar 8 of verse)
These 2 lines (8 bars)
play at the same time.
Chorus: A*4
D*8, B*2 - 
(K on bar 14) 
(E on bars 4,8 & 12 of chorus)
These 2 lines (16 bars)
play at the same time.
Fill 1: I*2, J*2, I*2, J*2
Verse 3 I*2, J*2
F*2, G*2
These 2 lines (4 bars)
play at the same time.
Verse 4: I*2, J*2
F*2, H*1, G*1 
These 2 lines (4 bars)
play at the same time.
Fill 2: I*2, E chord
F*2, B note
(E on bar 4 of fill)
Play lines together
1/2 way through beat
fill 2 is 4 bars
Outro: A*1
A*1
B*1
These 2 lines (4 bars)
play at the same time.
A*6
B*6 
D*24
(E on bars 4,8,12,16,20,24,
28 & 32 of outro)
These 3 lines (24 bars)
play at the same time.
Finish with C# chord

LYRICS:

Intro: do do doooo do doo do do dooo
do do doooo do doo do do dooo
Verse 1: Did I tell you how much I miss, your sweet kiss?
Did I tell you I didn't cry? Well I lied
I lie lie lied
Chorus: Over real over, when I nearly hit the face I loved
So tired of packaging the anger
Always pushing you away
Did I tell you you're wonderful? I miss you yes I do
Did I tell you that I was wrong, I was wrong
Cos you're wonderful yeah
Verse 2: Did I tell you how much I miss, your smile?
Did I tell you I was OK? Well no way
No way way way
Chorus: Over real over, when I nearly hit the face I loved
So tired of packaging the anger
Always pushing you away
Did I tell you you're wonderful? I miss you yes I do
Did I tell you that I was wrong, I was wrong
Cos you're wonderful yeah yeah
Fill 1: Your'e wonderful yeah yeah
Verse 3: Now now now each and every day
I realise the price I have to pay, You're wonderful
Verse 4: And now for your information
I'm walking around like an arm decoration
You You're wonderful
Fill 2: So high I can't get over it
So deep I can't get under it
You're wonderful yeah
Outro:  You're wonderful yeah yeah (repeat 3 times)

Wonderful yeah yeah 

Did I tell you you're wonderful? -
I miss you yes I do -
Did I tell you that I was wrong, - (repeat 3 times)
I was wrong -
for so long long long -

Did I tell you you're wonderful? 

 

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