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Paul Robeson - It Ain`t Necessarily So (Chord)
Submitter: aussief (7) on 7/3/17
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   Words and Music by Ira and George Gershwin

  First recorded by John W. Bubbles as "Sportin` Life" in the opera "Porgy and Bess"
  but I like the Paul Robeson version.
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    Gm        C      Gm   C
It ain't necessarily so
    Gm        C      Gm
 It ain't necessarily so
     C7             Db7       C7        Db7
 De things dat yo' liable to read in de Bible
     A7       D7      Gm   C7  Eb7   D11
 It ain't necessarily so

      Gm         C           Gm   C
 Li'l David was small but oh my
      Gm         C           Gm
 Li'l David was small but oh my
     C7          Db7        C7           Db7
 He fought big Goliath who lay down and dieth
       A7        D7          Gm   Gm7
 Li'l David was small but oh my

Eb7  Db  F#m  Eb7 Ab  Eb7   Ab  D7  Em7  Fm6  D7  Gm

 D   Gm       C           Gm    C
 Oh Jonah he lived in de whale
     Gm       C           Gm
 Oh Jonah he lived in de whale
     C7          Db7          C7     Db7
 For he made his home in dat fish's abdomen
      A7      D7          Gm     C7   Eb7
 Oh Jonah he lived in de whale

       Gm         C         Gm      C
 Li'l Moses was found in a stream
       Gm         C         Gm
 Li'l Moses was found in a stream
     C7         Db7       C7             Db7
 He floated on water 'til ole Pharaoh's daughter
      A7            D7               Gm      Gm7
 She fished him she says from that stream 

 Eb7  Db  F#m  Eb7  Ab  Eb7  Bdim  Ab  D7  Ebm7  Fm6  D7  Gm

     Gm        C      Gm   C
 It ain't necessarily so
     Gm        C      Gm
 It ain't necessarily so
     C7            Db7         C7         Db7
 Dey tell all you chillun de debble's a villain
       A7       D7      Gm
 But 'taint necessarily so

    Eb7       Ab
 To get into Hebben don' snap for a sebben
       Am7         D7      G6
 Live clean, don' have no fault
 G7 C7                    F          F6
 Oh I takes de gospel whenever it's pos'ble
     A7              Bb
 But wid a grain of salt

    Gm             C            Gm     C
 Methus'lah lived nine hundred years
    Gm             C            Gm
 Methus'lah lived nine hundred years
     C7             Db7        C7         Db7
 But who calls dat livin' when no gal'll give in
    A7             D7           Gm     C  F#7  Eb7
 To no man what's nine hundred years

      Cm6                     G     D7
 I'm preachin' dis sermon to show
     C            B7
 It ain't nessa, ain't nessa
  Em          Cm6
 Ain't nessa, ain't nessa
     G        D9      G~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 It ain't necessarily so


   An F. K. Tab,,,,Enjoy!!!!!!! 
 
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