Can't Help Falling In Love chords

by Elvis Presley

  • Can't Help Falling In Love was written by Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore and George David Weiss. The melody is based on a classical romantic piece by composer Jean-Paul-Égide Martini (1741–1816) called "Plaisir d'amour.
  • Recorded by Elvis: March 23, 1961
  • Released: Oct 1, 1961 from the album Blue Hawaii
  • Genre: Pop
  • Music: Key of D Major in 4/4 time at ~ 68 bpm
  • Guitar Chords: D, D/A, Em, F#m, G, A7, Bm, B7, C#7

Can't Help Falling In Love by Elvis Presley

Intro: 4/4  ||  D   -   A  |   D   ||

    D    F#m  Bm                  G    D   A7
1. Wise  men  say___      On-ly fools rush in
       G  A7    Bm        Em          D/A   A7   D 
   But I can't help___    Fal-ling in love with you


     D   F#m  Bm                   G   D  A7    
2. Shall  I  stay___      Would it be  a  sin
      G  A7    Bm         Em          D/A   A7   D 
   If I can't help___     Fal-ling in love with you


        F#m            C#7       F#m            C#7
Chorus: Like a riv-er flows___   Sure-ly to the sea
        F#m             C#7      F#m        B7           | Em  - A7  |
        Darl-ing so it goes___   Some things  are meant to be

    D   F#m  Bm                    G     D   A7   
3. Take my  hand___       Take my whole life too
       G  A7    Bm        Em          D/A   A7   D 
   For I can't help___    Fal-ling in love with you


        F#m            C#7       F#m            C#7
Chorus: Like a riv-er flows___   Sure-ly to the sea
        F#m             C#7      F#m        B7           | Em  - A7  |
        Darl-ing so it goes___   Some things  are meant to be


    D   F#m  Bm                    G     D   A7
4. Take my  hand___       Take my whole life too
       G  A7    Bm        Em          D/A   A7   D 
   For I can't help___    Fal-ling in love with you

       G  A7    Bm        Em          D/A   A7   D
   For I can't help___    Fal-ling in love with you...

D Major

Numbered Circles: Chord fingering - number inside circle indicates which finger to use
Unmarked strings: Play open
X: Don't play string
Barre Line: One finger holds down multiple strings
R: Root Note
B: Bass Note

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