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Am chordDm chordE7 chord

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Chorus:
DmDm chord                  AmAm chord
Hush, little baby, don't you cry.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord      
Daddy's gonna sing you a lullaby.
DmDm chord                   AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.
    E7E7 chord                         E7E7 chord      
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer tonight.


DmDm chord                  AmAm chord
Hush, little baby, don't you cry.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord      
Daddy's gonna sing you a lullaby.
DmDm chord                   AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.
    E7E7 chord                         E7E7 chord      
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer.

Verse:
DmDm chord                                     AmAm chord
Last night you had a dream you was the home-comin' queen,
E7E7 chord                             E7E7 chord      
today you're eighteen, happy birthday, Irene.
     DmDm chord                             AmAm chord
Quit school, you had to drop out to raise your little child.
E7E7 chord                            E7E7 chord       
-Doesn't seem to be any one around.-
    DmDm chord                 AmAm chord 
You got to reach up to touch rick bottom.
    E7E7 chord                   E7E7 chord      
The powers the be keep you down trodden.
DmDm chord                AmAm chord
Daughter of Zion, I heard your prayer.
     E7E7 chord                    E7E7 chord                  DmDm chord
Just cast your cares and please beware of snakes.
             AmAm chord                     E7E7 chord               E7E7 chord      
They come in all shapes and sizes,  tempt you, put scales on your eyelids.
DmDm chord                             AmAm chord                          E7E7 chord    
Don't waste your sorrows, they give you strength tomorrow.
     E7E7 chord                         DmDm chord                    AmAm chord
Your cavalry's about to come, so keep your head up, don't you ever let up.
E7E7 chord                             E7E7 chord      
The storm will pass, you be ready for the next one.

Pre-Chorus:
AmAm chord                                                       DmDm chord   
Hey, little girl with the pressures of the world on Your shoulders,
      E7E7 chord
don't say that it's over. 
AmAm chord                                             DmDm chord
I heard your prayers, just cast your cares and I'll be there,
   E7E7 chord
so don't you fear.


AmAm chord                                                              DmDm chord
I say, hey, little girl with the pressures of the world on your shoulders,
      E7E7 chord
don't say that it's over.
AmAm chord                                             E7E7 chord
I heard your prayers, just cast your cares and I'll be there, 

so don't you fear.

Chorus:
DmDm chord                  AmAm chord
Hush, little baby, don't you cry.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord      
Daddy's gonna sing you a lullaby.
DmDm chord                   AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.
    E7E7 chord                         E7E7 chord      
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer tonight.


DmDm chord                  AmAm chord
Hush, little baby, don't you cry.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord      
Daddy's gonna sing you a lullaby.
DmDm chord                   AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.
    E7E7 chord                         E7E7 chord      
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer.

Verse:
DmDm chord                                AmAm chord
Irene, I carried you when you was too weak to walk,
E7E7 chord                       E7E7 chord      
I took to you when you gave your heart to God.
DmDm chord                              AmAm chord
Faithful and true, that's what I'll always be to you.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord                  
believe in you, believe in Me 
                            DmDm chord             
and these mountains have to move.
                      AmAm chord               E7E7 chord    
You have dreams as aspirations; I knew you before creation,
     E7E7 chord         
your foundation's solid.
DmDm chord                 AmAm chord
I will build you a palace, restore your soul,
E7E7 chord                     E7E7 chord       
you'll be up for any challenge.
                       DmDm chord                       AmAm chord
many storms are on the way, better sharpen your faith;
          E7E7 chord                            E7E7 chord      
count the cost, take up your cross and wear it ev'ryday.
DmDm chord                    AmAm chord
Rest in me and I will give you strength.

Blessed is she, Irene, who seeks My face.

Pre-Chorus:
AmAm chord                                                       DmDm chord   
Hey, little girl with the pressures of the world on Your shoulders,
      E7E7 chord
don't say that it's over. 
AmAm chord                                             DmDm chord
I heard your prayers, just cast your cares and I'll be there,
   E7E7 chord
so don't you fear.


AmAm chord                                                              DmDm chord
I say, hey, little girl with the pressures of the world on your shoulders,
      E7E7 chord
don't say that it's over.
AmAm chord                                             E7E7 chord
I heard your prayers, just cast your cares and I'll be there, 

so don't you fear.

Chorus:
DmDm chord                  AmAm chord
Hush, little baby, don't you cry.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord      
Daddy's gonna sing you a lullaby.
DmDm chord                   AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.
    E7E7 chord                         E7E7 chord      
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer tonight.


DmDm chord                  AmAm chord
Hush, little baby, don't you cry.
E7E7 chord                          E7E7 chord      
Daddy's gonna sing you a lullaby.
DmDm chord                   AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.
    E7E7 chord                         E7E7 chord      
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer.

Bridge:
DmDm chord                    AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright.   -x3-
AmAm chord
Father, I'm stronger. I say,     -x2-
AmAm chord
Father, I'm stronger than when I first believed, yeah! 
AmAm chord
Father, I'm stronger. I say,     -x2-
AmAm chord
Father, I'm stronger than when I first believed, yeah!

Outro:
DmDm chord                 AmAm chord
Everything's gonna be alright. 
    E7E7 chord                     E7E7 chord        
The Lord's gonna answer your prayer tonight.

The Lord's gonna answer your prayer tonight. 

The Lord's gonna answer your prayer.

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