Eight Days a Week chords and lyrics

by The Beatles

  • Eight Days a Week was written by John Lennon & Paul McCartney.
  • Recorded: Oct 6 & Oct 18, 1964.
  • Released: Dec 4, 1964.
  • Album: Beatles for Sale
  • Music: Key of D Major in 4/4 time at ~ 132 bpm (♩)
  • Chords: D, E, G, A, Bm

Eight Days a Week by The Beatles

Intro: 4/4 ||    D    |    E    |    G    |    D    ||

     D               E            G                  D
 1. Ooh I need your love babe__ Guess you know it's true
     D                E           G                D
    Hope you need my love babe__ Just like I need you

         Bm        G         Bm        E
Chorus: Hold me__ Love me__ Hold me__ Love me
           D                      E        G               D
        I Ain't got noth-in 'but love babe__ Eight days a week

     D               E         G              D
 2. Love you ev'-ry day girl__ Al-ways on my mind
     D               E           G                D
    One thing I can say girl__  Love you all the time

         Bm        G         Bm        E
Chorus: Hold me__ Love me__ Hold me__ Love me
           D                      E        G               D
        I ain't got noth-in 'but love babe__ Eight days a week

          A                   Bm
Bridge: Eight days a week__ I lo-o-o-o-o-ove you
          E                     G              A
        Eight days a week__ Is not e-nough to show I care

     D               E            G                  D
 3. Ooh I need your love babe__ Guess you know it's true
     D                E           G                D
    Hope you need my love babe__ Just like I need you

         Bm        G         Bm        E
Chorus: Hold me__ Love me__ Hold me__ Love me
           D                      E        G               D
        I ain't got noth-in 'but love babe__ Eight days a week

          A                   Bm
Bridge: Eight days a week__ I lo-o-o-o-o-ove you
          E                     G              A
        Eight days a week__ Is not e-nough to show I care

     D               E          G             D
 4. Love you ev'-ry day girl__ Al-ways on my mind
     D               E           G                D
    One thing I can say girl__  Love you all the time

         Bm        G         Bm        E
Chorus: Hold me__ Love me__ Hold me__ Love me
           D                      E        G               D
        I ain't got noth-in 'but love babe__ Eight days a week
      G               D    G               D
        Eight days a week___ Eight days a week

Outro: ||   D   |   E   |   G   |   D   ||


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

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