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, Gm6, G/D, Bm6, GM7, Bm, D7, Gm, D/F#, Am, Bm7, Bm7/E, E9, G/A, Em7, G, A, F#m7, B7, C6, A#, C, Am7, Gm7, D/E, G7, Bb, A7, DM7
[Intro]
 D   Gm6  D   G/D  D   Gm6  D   G/D
|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |

[Verse 1]
D         Bm6     GM7         Bm     D7 GM7         Gm            D/F#
Don't go changin',   to try please me     you never let me down before
Am  D7 GM7        Gm    D/F#             Bm7
Mm,mm      don't imagine    you're too familiar
Bm7/E        E9         G/A
And I don't see you anymore

D            Bm6     GM7             Bm     D7 GM7        Gm                   D/F#
I would not leave you,  in times of trouble,     we never could have come this far
Am  D  GM7           Gm          D/F#          Bm7
Mm,       I took the good times, I'll take the bad times
Em7            G/A                 D   Gm6  D   G/D  D   Gm6  D   G/D
I'll take you just the way you are|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |

[Verse 2]
D         Bm6    GM7         Bm    D7 GM7               Gm            D/F#
Don't go trying,   some new fashion,    don't change the color of your hair
Am  D7  GM7           Gm      D/F#       Bm7
Mm,       you always have my, unspoken passion
Bm7/E       E9                G/A
Although I might not seem so care

   D         Bm6   GM7     Bm   D7  GM7       Gm                D/F#
I don't want clever  conversation,    I never want to work that hard
Am  D7 GM7             Gm     D/F#           Bm7
Mm,       I just want someone,    that I can talk to
Em7        G/A                  D   Gm6  D   G/D  D   Gm6  D   D7
I want you just the way you are|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |

[BRIDGE]
G           A                F#m7    B7  Em7             A               D    C6
I need to know that you will always  be,   the same old someone that I knew
 A#           C              Am7      D  D7  Gm7          C            G/A
What will it take till you believe in me,    the way that I believe in you

[Verse 3]
 D       Bm6     GM7           Bm   D7  GM7            Gm      Gm6      D/F#
I said I love you   and that's forever,     and this I promise from the heart
Am  D7 GM7            Gm       D/F#    Bm7
Mm,       I could not love you,    any better
Em7        G/A                  D   Gm6  D   G/D  D   Gm6  D   G/D
I love you just the way you are|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |

[Solo]
 D        Bm6      GM7      Bm  D7   GM7      Gm  Gm6  D/F#
|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |
 Am  D7   GM7      Gm6      D/F#     Bm7
|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |
 D/E      E9       G/A
|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * | I--- |

D           Bm6    G7      Bm    D7 GM7       Gm                D/F#
 don't want clever  conversation,    I never want to work that hard
Am  D7 GM7            Gm     D/F#           Bm7
Mm,      I just want someone,    that I can talk to
Em7           G/A               Bb       C        Am7      D7       Gm7       A7       DM7
I want you just the way you are|* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |* * * * |Whoa * * |* * * * |* * * * |

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