Apl Song Uke tab by Black Eyed Peas

4 Chords used in the song: em7, bm7, c, d

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Intro:
Em7 Em7 Bm7 Bm7 Em7 Em7 Bm7 Bm7
Cmaj Cmaj Dmaj Dmaj Em7 Em7 Bm7 Bm7


Chorus:
Em7 Em7 Bm7 Bm7
Lapit mga kaibigan at makinig kayo
Em7 Em7 Bm7 Bm7
Ako'y may dala-dalang, balita galing sa bayan ko
C C D D
Nais kong ipamahagi ang mga kwento
Em7 Em7
Ang mga pangyayaring nagaganap
Bm7 Bm7 Em7 Em7
Sa lupang pinangako

Verse 1:
Every place got a ghetto this is my version
Check it out...

Em7 Em7
Listen closely yo, I got a story to tell
Bm7 Bm7
A A version of my ghetto where life felt for real
Em7 Em7
Some would call it hell but to me it was heaven
Bm7 Bm7
God gave me the grace, amazin' ways of living
C C
How would you feel if you had to catch your meal?
D D
Build a hut to live and to eat and chill in.
Em7 Em7
Having to pump the water outta the ground
Bm7 Bm7
The way we put it down utilizing what is around
C C
Like land for farming, river for fishing
D D
Everyone helpin' each other whenever they can
Em7 Em7
We makin' it happen, from nothin' to somethin'

That's how we be survivin' back in my homeland.

[Chorus]

Verse 2:
Yo, its been a while but...
I been back home to my homeland, (check it out) to see what's going on

Em7 Em7
Man it feels good to be back at home
Bm7 Bm7
And it's been a decade, on the journey all alone
Em7 Em7
I was fourteen when I first left Philippines
Bm7 Bm7
I've been away half my life, but it felt like a day
C C
To be next to my mom with her home cooked meal
D D
Meant I felt complete, my emotions I feel!
Em7 Em7
Now life has changed for me in the U.S
Bm7 Bm7
But back at home man, life was a mess...
Cmaj Cmaj D D
I guess sometimes life's stresses gets you down (on your knees)
Em7 Em7
Oh brother I wish I could have helped you out...

[Chorus]

 

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