I'm Only Sleeping Uke tab by The Beatles

11 Chords used in the song: Em, Am, G, C, B7, Bm, Cmaj7, D7, E7, Am7, Dm

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Em Em                              Am Am   G G       C C     G G         B7 B7
When I wake up early in the morning, lift my head, I'm still yawning
Em Em Am Am G G C C G G C C
When I'm in the middle of a dream, stay in bed, float upstream (float upstream)
G G Am Am Bm Bm
Please don't wake me, no don't shake me, leave me where I am
Am Am Cmaj7 Cmaj7 (bass solo) Cmaj7 Cmaj7 Em Em
I'm only sleeping
D7 D7 E7 E7 Am Am Am7 Am7 Dm Dm
Keeping an eye on the world going by my window, taking my time
E7 E7 Am Am G G C C G G B7 B7
Lying there staring at the ceiling, waiting for a sleeping feeling

 

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About this song

"I'm Only Sleeping" is a song by The Beatles that appeared on their studio album Revolver (in the US on the Yesterday and Today album). Though the song-writing credit is Lennon-McCartney, it was written mostly by John Lennon. It is unique because it features a dual guitar solo by George Harrison played backwards and an electronically compressed rhythm guitar track. The solo is consistent with the rest of the song because Harrison took great pains to practice the entire melody of his solo backwards...