America The Beautiful Chords & Lyrics Artist:

Chords (click graphic to learn to play)

Eb chord Edim7 chord Bb7/F chord Bb7 chord Fm7 chord Bb/F chord Bb chord A chord C7 chord F7 chord Ab/C chord Bb7/D chord Gm7 chord F#dim7 chord Bb/D chord Eb7 chord
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How To Play

VERSE 1
 
    Eb      Edim7  Bb7/F   Bb7
O beautiful for   heroes proved,
 
Edim7  Fm7  /Ab/A  Bb7   Eb      Edim7  Bb/F  Bb7
   in   liberating        strife.
 
    Eb             Edim7   Bb7/F   Bb7
Who more than self their   country loved,
 
  Bb  A  Bb    C7   F7   Bb7  Ab/C  Bb7/D  Bb7   /C
and  mercy     more than life!
 
 Eb  Gm7  F#dim7  Fm7  Bb7
 America!    America!
 
Ab/C /C# Bb/D  Bb Ab/C  Bb7/D  Eb    Eb7   /G
May      God  thy gold    refine
 
     Ab        /Bb  /C /C# /D    Eb
Till all success            be   nobleness,
 
     Fm7   Bb7 /D  Eb   Edim7  Bb7/F   Bb7
and every gain divine!
 
 
 
VERSE 2
 
    Eb      Edim7  Bb7/F   Bb7
O beautiful for spacious skies,
 
Edim7  Fm7  /Ab/A  Bb7       Eb  Edim7  Bb/F  Bb7
  for amber        waves of grain
 
    Eb          Edim7   Bb7/F   Bb7
For purple mountain     majesties,
 
Bb A  Bb  C7  F7  Bb7   Ab/C  Bb7/D  Bb7   /C
above the fruited plain!
 
 Eb  Gm7  F#dim7  Fm7  Bb7
America!       America!
 
Ab/C /C# Bb/D  Bb Ab/C  Bb7/D    Eb    Eb7   /G
God      shed his grace    on   thee
 
    Ab             /Bb  /C /C# /D    Eb
And crown thy good            with   brotherhood,
 
     Fm7     Bb7 /D  Eb     (or end with whole step walk up after Bb to the Eb (B Db Eb))
from sea to shining sea!

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