Chapel Of Love chords and lyrics

by The Dixie Cups

  • Chapel Of Love was written by Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich and Phil Spector. The song is sometimes referred to as Going to the Chapel.
  • Recorded: February 1964
  • Released: April 1964 from the album of the same name.
  • Chart Success: Spent 3 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.
  • Key: D major
  • Music: 4/4 time at ~ 128 bpm
  • Chords: D, Em, A, A7
  • Bass Run: /A, /B, /C# (see charts)

Chapel Of Love by The Dixie Cups

       D
Chorus: Go-in' to the cha-pel and we're gon-na get ma-a-a-rried
      Em               A               Em           A7   
        Go-in' to the cha-pel and we're  gon-na get ma-a-a-ried
       D
        Gee I real-ly love you and we're gon-na get ma-a-a-rried
        Em             A       |  D  |  %  |
        Go-in' to the Cha-pel of Love 
        
  D
1. Spring is here__ The sky is blue, whoa-oh-oh
 Em           A       Em         A   
   Birds all sing__ As  if they knew
  D
   To-day's the day__ We'll say "I do"
             Em         A           D      /A   /B    /C#
   And we'll nev-er be lone-ly any-more___ (Be-cause we're)

       D
Chorus: Go-in' to the cha-pel and we're gon-na get ma-a-a-rried
      Em               A               Em           A7   
        Go-in' to the cha-pel and we're  gon-na get ma-a-a-ried
       D
        Gee I real-ly love you and we're gon-na get ma-a-a-rried
        Em             A       |  D  | %  |
        Go-in' to the Cha-pel of Love 

  D
2. Bells will ring__ The sun will shine, whoa-oh-oh
 Em         A     Em          A   
   I'll be his and  he'll be mine
  D
   We'll love un-til__ The end of time
             Em         A           D     /A   /B   /C#
   And we'll nev-er be lone-ly any-more__ (Be-cause we're)

       D
Chorus: Go-in' to the cha-pel and we're gon-na get ma-a-a-rried
      Em               A               Em           A7   
        Go-in' to the cha-pel and we're  gon-na get ma-a-a-ried
       D
        Gee I real-ly love you and we're gon-na get ma-a-a-rried
        Em              A         D  
        Go-in' to the Cha-pel of Love__ Yeah-yeah-yeah-yeah 
        Em              A         D  
        Go-in' to the Cha-pel of Love__ Yeah-yeah-yeah-yeah 
        Em              A         D  
        Go-in' to the Cha-pel of Love__ Yeah-yeah-yeah-yeah... 

D Major

Red Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4: Fingers/Notes
A column of 1's: Barre 1st finger over marked strings
Unmarked strings: Play open 
x: Don't play string

Right-Handed Chord Tabs
           D                 Em                  A                 A7 
    e|---|-2-|---|     e|---|---|---|     e|---|---|---|     e|---|---|---|
    B|---|---|-3-|     B|---|---|---|     B|---|-3-|---|     B|---|-3-|---|
    G|---|-1-|---|     G|---|---|---|     G|---|-2-|---|     G|---|---|---|
    D|---|---|---|     D|---|-2-|---|     D|---|-1-|---|     D|---|-1-|---|
    A|---|---|---|x    A|---|-1-|---|     A|---|---|---|     A|---|---|---|
    E|---|---|---|x    E|---|---|---|     E|---|---|---|x    E|---|---|---|x
Frets  1   2   3          1   2   3          1   2   3          1   2   3


Bass run Tab at end of each verse: 

e|----------------|        
B|----------------|        
G|----------------|        
D|----------------|        
A|----0---2---4---|        
E|----------------|   
     /A  /B  /C#

Left-Handed Chord Tabs 
          D                 Em                  A                 A7
    |---|-2-|---|e     |---|---|---|e     |---|---|---|e     |---|---|---|e
    |-3-|---|---|B     |---|---|---|B     |---|-3-|---|B     |---|-3-|---|B
    |---|-1-|---|G     |---|---|---|G     |---|-2-|---|G     |---|---|---|G
    |---|---|---|D     |---|-2-|---|D     |---|-1-|---|D     |---|-1-|---|D
   x|---|---|---|A     |---|-1-|---|A     |---|---|---|A     |---|---|---|A
   x|---|---|---|E     |---|---|---|E    x|---|---|---|E    x|---|---|---|E
      3   2   1          3   2   1          3   2   1          3   2   1  Frets

The Dixie Cups

Origin: Female Trio from New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Music Styles: Rhythm and blues, pop

Active Years: 1964 - present

Original Trio: Sisters - Barbara Ann & Rosa Lee Hawkins along with their cousin, Joan Marie Johnson.

Original Name: Little Miss and the Muffets - changed to The Dixie Cups prior to their first release.

The Dixie Cups

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Chapel Of Love Sheet Musicicon - download at MusicNotes.Com - Piano/Vocal/Guitar - G Major - 2 pages - Midi Playback, Transposable.

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