The Beatles – I’m Only Sleeping Ukulele Chords

The Original recording is in the key of D#m. These chords and tabs are designed for playing with a Low G string 🙂

Voice Range: GC (1 octave + 6 half tones) – how to use this?

 

Verse:
GmWhen I wake up early in the Cmmorning
A#Lift my D#head,    A#I’m still yD7awning
GmWhen I’m in the middle of a Cmdream
A#Stay in   D#bed,      A#float up D#stream (Float up stream)

A|---------|
E|-3-1-----|
C|-----3-2-|
G|---------|

 

Chorus:
A#Please, don’t wake me, Cmno, don’t shake me
DmLeave me where I Cmam, I’m only sD#maj7leeping

A|---------|
E|---------|
C|-----2---|
G|-0-3---3-|

 

Verse:
GmEverybody seems to think I’m Cmlazy
A#I don’t   D#mind, I A#think they’re D7crazy
GmRunning everywhere at such a Cmspeed
A#Till they D#find      A#there’s no D#need (There’s no need)

A|---------|
E|-3-1-----|
C|-----3-2-|
G|---------|

 

Chorus:
A#Please, don’t spoil my Cmday, I’m miles aDmway
And after Cmall I’m only sD#maj7leeping

             Gm
A|---------|-1--------|---------|
E|---------|-3--------|-------3-|
C|-----2---|-2--------|-----2---|
G|-0-3---3-|-0--------|-0-3-----|

 

Bridge:
G#maj7Keeping an eye on the G7world going by my Cmwindow      Cm7
G#maj7Taking my time

 

GmLying there and staring at the Cmceiling
A#Waiting D#for  a  A#sleepy D7feeling…

 

Solo:   Gm,   Cm,   A#D#,   A#D#

 

Chorus:
A#Please, don’t spoil my Cmday, I’m miles aDmway
And after Cmall I’m only sD#maj7leeping

             Gm
A|---------|-1--------|---------|
E|---------|-3--------|-------3-|
C|-----2---|-2--------|-----2---|
G|-0-3---3-|-0--------|-0-3-----|

 

Bridge:
G#maj7Keeping an eye on the G7world going by my Cmwindow      Cm7
G#maj7Taking my time

 

Verse:
GmWhen I wake up early in the Cmmorning
A#Lift my D#head,    A#I’m still yD7awning
GmWhen I’m in the middle of a Cmdream
A#Stay in   D#bed,      A#float up D#stream (Float up stream)

A|---------|
E|-3-1-----|
C|-----3-2-|
G|---------|

 

Chorus:
A#Please, don’t wake me, Cmno, don’t shake me
DmLeave me where I Cmam, I’m only sD#maj7leeping