New Light Uke tab by John Mayer

8 Chords used in the song: Am7, D, Gmaj7, C, Bm7, B7, G, Em7

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Intro]
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C
C C Bm7 Bm7
(those two chords C C and Bm7 Bm7 are in quick progression, 1 count per chord)
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7
Ah, ah

[Verse 1]
Am7 Am7 D D
I'm the boy in your other phone
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
Lighting up inside your drawer at home all alone
Am7 Am7 D D
Pushing 40 in the friend zone
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
We talk and then you walk away every day
Am7 Am7 D D
Oh, you don't think twice 'bout me
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 B7 B7
And maybe you're right to doubt me, but


[Chorus]
Am7 Am7 D D
But if you give me just one night
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
You're gonna see me in a new light
Am7 Am7 D D
Yeah, if you give me just one night
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
To meet you underneath the moonlight
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7
Oh, I want a take two, I want to breakthrough
C C C C Bm7 Bm7
I wanna know the real thing about you
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7
So I can see you in a new light

[Verse 2]
Am7 Am7 D D
Take a ride up to Malibu
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
I just wanna stay to look at you, look at you
Am7 Am7 D D
What would it matter if your friends knew?
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
Who cares what other people say anyway
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7
Oh, we can go far from the end
B7 B7
And make a new world together baby

[Chorus]
Am7 Am7 D D
But if you give me just one night
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
You're gonna see me in a new light
Am7 Am7 D D
Yeah, if you give me just one night
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
To meet you underneath the moonlight
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7
Oh, I want a take two, I want to breakthrough
C C C C Bm7 Bm7
I wanna know the real thing about you
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7
So I can see you in a new light

[Bridge]
G G C C Em7 Em7 D D

[Solo]
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C
C C Bm7 Bm7
(those two chords C C and Bm7 Bm7 are in quick progression, 1 count per chord)
Am7 Am7 D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7

Em7 Em7
Ah ah ah ah

[Chorus]
Am7 Am7 D D
But if you give me just one night
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
You're gonna see me in a new light
Am7 Am7 D D
Yeah, if you give me just one night
Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
To meet you underneath the moonlight

[Outro]
Am7 Am7
What do I do with all this
D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
What do I do with all this love that's running through my veins for you
Am7 Am7
What do I do with all this
D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
What do I do with all this love that's running through my veins for you
Am7 Am7
What do I do with all this
D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
What do I do with all this love that's running through my veins for you
Am7 Am7
What do I do with all this
D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
What do I do with all this love that's running through my veins for you
Am7 Am7
What do I do with all this?
D D Gmaj7 Gmaj7 C C C C Bm7 Bm7
What do I do with all this... ooooh

 

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lillian_btw avatar
What's the strum? Is it D DU UDU?
27 Jun 2020
About this song

John Mayer seeks redemption and a fresh look on his slick new single, "New Light." The track premiered on May 10, 2018, on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio show.Mayer produced "New Light" with hip-hop stalwart No I.D., crafting a steady groove reminiscent of Eighties blue-eyed soul and tinged with disco guitars. Mayer's lyrics are both cheeky and earnest as he croons lines like, "Pushing 40 in the friend zone/We talk and then you walk away, every day," then pleads during the chorus Read more on Last.fm.