Ali Campbell - Purple Rain Guitar Chords

Chords: G, Em, D, C
Artist: Prince
Song: Purple Rain (acoustic)
Tabbed by: Nestor Hernandez
Tuning: Standard

This is an acoustic version of my favorite Prince song.  It’s easier to play because the
changes are easy.  Enjoy!!!

[Chords]
(capo on 3rd fret)
G       320033
Em      002200
D       xx0232
C       x32010

[Verse 1]
G                                  Em
   I never meant 2 cause you any sorrow
D                                  C
   I never meant 2 cause you any pain
G                                       Em
   I only wanted 2 one time see U laughing
D                                                   G
   I only wanted 2 see you laughing in the Purple Rain

[Chorus]
                     C
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                     G       Em
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                     D
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                                              G
I only wanted 2 see U bathing in the Purple Rain

[Verse 2]
                                   G Em
I never wanted 2 be your weekend lover
D                                     C
   I only wanted 2 be some kind of friend
G                                     Em
   Baby I could never steal U from another
D                                          G
   It's such a shame our friendship had 2 end

[Chorus]
                     C
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                     G       Em
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                     D
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                                           G
I only want 2 see u underneath the Purple Rain

[Verse 3]
                                      G              Em
Honey I know I know I know I know sometimes yeah R changin'
D                                           C
   It's time we reach out 4 somethin' new

That's mean for me and U 2
G
   U say U want a leader
Em
   But U can't make up your mind
                   D
                                      G
And let me guide U, 2 the Purple Rain

[Chorus]
                     C
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                    G
Purple Rain Purple Rain
                                                Em
                   D
Purple Rain Purple Rain

I only want 2 see U laugh 2 see U laugh
                  G
In the Purple Rain

Repeat


[Outro]
G    Em      D       C

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