America Chords & Lyrics Artist:

Chords (click graphic to learn to play)

A chord
C Sharp minor 7 chord
Dmaj7 chord Bm9 chord C sharp minor chord F sharp minor chord Bm11 chord E7 chord Bm7 chord C#m7+5 chord
F Sharp minor 7 chord
Bm7-5 chord Em13 chord Em7 chord B over A chord E7sus4 chord Em6/B chord Em7/B chord Em/B chord G#m/B chord
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How To Play

Note tuning (half step down): Eb,Ab,Db,Gb,Bb,Eb
 
Use the chords according to the instruction below:
      Eb,Ab,Db,Gb,Bb,Eb
A       x,0,2,2,2,0.
C#m7.   9,x,9,9,9,x.
Bm9.    x,2,0,2,2,2.
C#m.    x,4,6,6,5,4.
F#m.    2,4,4,2,2,2.
F#m7.   2,4,2,2,2,2.
Bm11.   x,2,2,2,3,2.
Bm7.    x,2,4,2,3,2.
C#m7+5  x,4,x,4,5,5.
Bm7-5.  x,2,3,2,3,x.
Dmaj7   x,5,7,6,7,5 (ver. 3,4 & chorus)
Dmaj7   x,x,0,2,2,2 (ver. 1,2 ,mid. 1st in outro)
E7.     0,2,0,1,3,0
E7.     x,x,2,4,3,4 (ver. 1,2,3)
B/A.    x,0,4,4,4,x (1,2,3 in chorus and outro]
B/A.    x,0,9,8,7,7 (4th in chorus)
Em13.    0,2,0,0,2,0
Em7.     0,2,0,0,(3),0
G#m/B.   x,x,9,8,9,7
E13sus4. 0,2,0,2,2,0
E7sus4.  0,2,0,2,0,0
Em6/B.   x,x,9,9,8,9
Em7/B.   x,x,9,9,8,10
Em/B.    x,x,9,9,8,7
Badd9/A. x,0,9,8,7,9
 
VERSE 1
 
A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m     F#m      Bm11  E7
Liberty welcomes every one.
 
VERSE 2
 
A C#m7   Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m       F#m      Bm7       E7
Now she's blushing in the sun.
 
VERSE 3
 
Dmaj7
Don't reject a stranger
C#m7+5
knocking at your door.
F#m      F#m7     Bm7     E7
An orphan child exiled by war.
 
VERSE 4
 
Dmaj7
She may become a doctor,
C#m7+5
and work among the poor.
F#m   F#m7      Bm7-5   E7
A scientist who finds a cure.
 
[middle]
 
A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
 
CHORUS
 
Dmaj7            Em13       Em7
The immigrant as  you well know,
   F#m      F#m7         B/A
is drawn to freedoms light...
E13sus4   E7sus4 E7
America ,   do  what's right.
Dmaj7            Em6/B Em7/B Em/B
The immigrant as you well know,
   F#m      F#m7        B/A
is drawn to freedoms light..
E13sus4    E7sus4  E7
America , do what's right.
 
VERSE 1
 
A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m     F#m      Bm11  E7
Liberty welcomes every one.
 
VERSE 2
 
A C#m7   Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
C#m       F#m      Bm7       E7
Now she's blushing in the sun.
 
VERSE 3
 
Dmaj7
Don't reject a stranger
C#m7+5
knocking at the door.
F#m   F#m7      Bm7   E7
The orphan child exiled by war.
 
[verse4]
 
Dmaj7
She may become a doctor,
C#m7+5
and work among the poor.
F#m   F#m7      Bm7-5   E7
Or scientist who finds a cure.
 
[middle]
 
A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
 
CHORUS
 
Dmaj7         Em13      Em7
The immigrant as  you well know,
   F#m      F#m7         B/A
is drawn to freedoms light..
E13sus4   E7sus4 E7
America ,   do  what's right.
Dmaj7            Em6/B Em7/B Em/B
The immigrant as you well know,
   F#m      F#m7        B/A  Badd9/A G#m/B
is drawn to freedoms light
E13sus4    E7sus4  E7
America , do what's right.
 
OUTRO
 
A  C#m7  Dmaj7 Bm9
America  America
Dmaj7
Your fields of wheat
Em13      Em7
your amber grade
F#m           F#m7       B/A
Your kindness will not be in vain.
E13sus4   E7sus4 E7
America   Think   again !
A   C#m7  Dmaj7  Bm9   A
          America. 

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