Track Title:               Oh How Happy

Album Title:               21 good reasons, the Paul Carrack Collection
Prime Artist:              Carlene Carter
Producer:                  Nick Lowe
Written by:                Edwin Starr

From the Album:            Blue Nun  1981 (A)

Lyrics:
Oh How Happy
Shades of Blue
(Charles Hatcher, a.k.a. Edwin Starr)

- A #12 hit in the summer of '66 for the Shades of Blue:


Intro:

        A       Bm/A
        / / / /  / / / /  [4X; glockenspiel enters 3rd time]

Chorus:

        A
        Oh, how happy
         D  C#m   Bm  A
        You have made me
        D       C#m
        Oh, how happy
        Bm            A
        You have made me

Verse 1:

                 A         Bm/A    A        Bm/A
        I have kissed your lips a thousand times
                   A               Bm/A          A        Bm/A
        And more times than I can count I have called you mine
         A               Bm/A       A      Bm/A
        You have stood by me in my darkest hour, and

[repeat chorus, 2X]

Verse 2 (shorter than verse 1):

        In our years together, we have had stormy weather
        But our love has been so strong that somehow we've carried on

[repeat chorus]

Bridge:

        F#m                            E
        Girl, you brought joy to my delight
        F#m                                        E
        And all that was wrong, you have made it right
        F#m         G         A
        And I love,   I love,   I love you

[repeat chorus]

Coda:

         A
        (Oh, how happy) oh, how happy
        Bm
        (Oh, how happy) oh, how happy
        C#m
        (Oh, how happy) you.....

          A       Bm/A  A
        (You have made me) you have made me  [repeat to fade]


-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers


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