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How To Play Songs From Bob Dylan, Gordon Lightfoot, John Denver, Jason Mraz, & Travie Mccoy

World renown folk artists Bob Dylan,Gordon Lightfoot, &  John Denver had many hits, and established themselves as a powerhouse with many hits. Here are the chord changes to some of his songs, while showing you other modern day folk sounding songs.

Bob Dylan – Blowin In The Wind
Capo on the 7th fret
Verses     G/C/G/G/C/G/G/C/G/G/C/D
Chorus     C/D/G/C/C/D/G

Bob Dylan – Like A Rolling Stone
Intro                C/C(sus4)
Verse               C/Dm/Em/F/G
Pre-Chorus       F/G(1 more x)/F/Em/Dm/C(1 more x)F/C/G
Chorus             C/F/G

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Gordon Lightfoot – Carefree Highway
Capo on 3rd fret
Intro        D/C/G/Asus4/A
Verse       D/A/F#m/Bm/A/G/D/Asus4/A
                   D/A/F#m/Bm/A/G/A/D
Chorus    D/C/G/A/D/C/G/A
                   Bm/A/G/ D/F# /Esus4/E
                   D/C/G/Asus4/A

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John Denver – Today
Capo on 1st fret

Intro           F/Dm/Gm/C  (repeat 2 x’s) then follow with Bb/C/F/C
Verses        F/Dm/Gm/C
Chorus       F/F7/Bb/Bbm/F/Dm/Gm/C

John Denver – Annie’s Song

Verse & Chorus
D/Dsus4/G/A/Bm/G/D/A/G/F#m/Em/G/A7
G/A/Bm/G/D/A/G/F#m/Em/A7/D/Dsus4

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Jason Mraz – I’m Yours
Capo on the 4th fret

Verse     G/D/Em/C
Chorus    G/D/Em/C
Bridge     G/D/Em/D/C/C#dim

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Travie Mccoy – Billionaire
Capo on the 2nd fret

Verse       G/B7/Em/D
Chorus     C/D/Em/C/D/Em/C/D/G/Em/C/B7
Instrumental Break  Em/Am/Em/Am

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January 19, 2012 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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