Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are Guitar Chords

Billy Joel

album rock, classic rock, folk rock, mellow gold

Song versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Chords: D, Bm6, Gmaj7, Bm, D7, Gm, Am7, E, E7, A7, A, Em7, G, F#m7, B7, Em, Am, Bb, C, Dm7b5
[Intro run] 

e|---------3--------|--------7--5-----|----------3--------|--------7--5-----|-2---------|
B|-----3---3--3-----|-----3--8----7---|-------3--3--3-----|-----3--8----7---|-3---------|
G|---2-----3----3---|---2----7------7-|-----2----3----2---|---2----7------7-|-2---------|
D|-0-------0------0-|-0------0--------|--0-------0------0-|-0------0--------|-0---------|
A|------------------|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|-----------|
E|------------------|-----------------|-------------------|-----------------|-----------|

[Verse 1]
D        Bm6       Gmaj7      Bm       D7  Gmaj7
Don't go changing, to try and please me
          Gm           D      Am7   D7   Gmaj7
You never let me down before  Mmmm  Mmmm
          Gm   D            Bm
Don't imagine you're too familiar
E           E7         A7   A   D
And I don't see you anymore

[Refrain 1]
D           Bm6       Gmaj7          Bm      D7   Gmaj7
I would not leave you    in times of trouble
          Gm                  D    Am7   D7   Gmaj7
We never could have come this far  Mmmm  Mmmm
           Gm          D             Bm
I took the good times, I'll take the bad times
Em7           A7                D  [Intro Run]
I'll take you just the way you are  

[Verse 2]
D         Bm6   Gmaj7       Bm    D7  Gmaj7
Don't go trying   some new fashion
                 Gm            D    Am7  D7  Gmaj7
Don't change the color of your hair
           Gm      D           Bm
You always have my unspoken passion
E          E7                 A7   A   D
Although I might not seem to care

[Refrain 2]
D            Bm6   Gmaj7      Bm    D7  Gmaj7
I don't want clever    conversation
         Gm               D     Am7    D7  Gmaj7
I never want to work that hard  Mmmm   Mmmm
             Gm      D          Bm
I just want someone  that I can talk to
Em7        A7                D
I want you just the way you are.

[Bridge]
G         A                  F#m7   B7
I need to know that you will always be
Em            A              D  D7  Am
The same old someone that I knew
Bb           C             Am         D7
What will it take till you believe in me
Gm             Dm7b5        A7   A
The way that I believe in you.

[Refrain 3]
D        Bm6     Gmaj7           Bm   D7  Gmaj7
I said I love you   and that's forever
           Gm               D      Am7   D7   Gmaj7
And this I promise from the heart  Mmmm  Mmmm
           Gm       D     Bm
I couldn't love you any better
Em7        A7               D
I love you just the way you are.

[Refrain 2]
D            Bm6   Gmaj7      Bm    D7  Gmaj7
I don't want clever    conversation
         Gm               D     Am7    D7  Gmaj7
I never want to work that hard  Mmmm   Mmmm
             Gm      D          Bm
I just want someone  that I can talk to
Em7        A7                Bb   C   Am     D7      Gm  C  D
I want you just the way you aaarrrrre aarrre ohhhhh  oh

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