Monday, 5 December 2016

Say You Won't Let Go - James Arthur

Piano notes for the right hand melody of 'Say You Won't Let Go' by James Arthur on the keyboard. 

Verse 1:
I met you in the dark, you lit me up
F   F   D   D    C   Bb    F    F  D   D 

You made me feel as though I was enough
F       F      D    D   C     Bb  Eb  Eb  D Eb D 

We danced the night away, we drank too much
F        F       D    D    C Bb  F      G      D   D C 

I held your hair back when
F   F     D     D     C     Bb 

You were throwing up
Eb     Eb   Eb D     Eb D

Then you smiled over your shoulder
F        G     Bb    F G    Bb   C Bb

For a minute, I was stone-cold sober
F    G  Bb G  Bb G    Bb   Bb   C D  

I pulled you closer to my chest
D   C      D    Eb D  D  C   Bb

And you asked me to stay over
F      G    Bb     F   G   Bb  C Bb

I said,   I   already told ya
F   G   Bb  F G Bb   C    D 

I think that you should get some rest
D  C      D    Eb   D      C    Bb     G

I knew I loved you then
F    F   D  D       C   Bb

You'd never know
F        F  D    D

'Cause I played it cool when I was scared of letting go
F         F    D    C  C     Bb   C   Bb   Eb    D  Eb  D  Eb D   

I know I needed you
F   F     D   D C    Bb

But I never showed
F    G  F  D   D  C

I wanna stay with you until    we're grey and old
F    F D    D   C      Bb  C Eb   Eb     D     Eb  D  Eb D 

Say you won't let go
A     Bb   F      D   F 

Just say you won't let go
F       A   Bb   F     D   F 

Verse 2:
I'll wake you up with some breakfast in bed
F     F     D    D    C    Bb      F   F      D   D

I'll bring you coffee with a kiss on your head
F    F       D    D  C    Bb Eb Eb D  Eb    D 

And I'll take the kids to school
F      F    D    D   D   C   Bb

Wave them goodbye
F          G     D D C 

I'll thank my lucky stars for that night
F      F     D  D C    Bb    Eb  Eb  Eb D 

Pre - Chorus 2:
When you looked over your shoulder
F         G     Bb     F G    Bb    C Bb

For a minute, I forget that I'm older
F    G  Bb G  Bb  G Bb  Bb C  D 

I wanna dance with you right now
D  C D    Eb      D    C    Bb    Bb

Oh, and you look as beautiful as ever
F    G    Bb   F      G   Bb       C   Bb 

And I swear that everyday you'll get better
F     G   Bb    F     G  Bb C    D    D    D

You make me feel this way somehow
D      C     D    Eb   D    C    Bb  G 

Chorus 2:
I'm so in love with you
F     F  D   D   C     Bb

And I hope you know
F     F  F      D    D 

Darling your love is more than worth its weight in gold
F   F      D      D   C   Bb  Bb    Eb    D   Eb     D  Eb D 

We've come so far my dear
F         F      D  D   C   Bb

Look how we've grown
F       G     D      D  C 

I wanna stay with you  til   we're grey and old
F   F D    D   C       Bb  Eb   Eb     D     Eb  D

Say you won't let go
A     Bb    F     D   F  

Just say you won't let go
F     A    Bb   F      D   F 

Verse 3:
I wanna live with you
F   F  D   D    C     Bb

Even when we're ghosts
F F     F       D       D

'Cause you were always there for me when I needed you most
            F      F     D   D   D     C   Bb   C    Eb Eb Eb  Eb Eb D 

Chorus 3:
I'm gonna love you till
F      F  D  D    C    Bb

My lungs give out
F     G      D    D C 

I promise till death we part like in our vows
F   F D     D    D       C   Bb  Eb Eb Eb D C 

So I wrote this song for you, now everybody knows
     F   F      D     D    C    Bb   F       G D D     D C

'Cause now it's just you and me till we're grey and old
F          F    D    D     C    Bb  Bb Eb Eb    Eb   Eb  D 

Just say you won't let go
F     A      Bb    F    D   F 

Just say you won't let go
F     A     Eb    C   G  Bb

Just say you won't let go
F     G     F    D      C   C 

Say you won't let go
A      Bb    F    D   F 

About Me
These notes can be used to play the song on many instruments including the flute, keyboard, recorder, piano and musical keyboard.The piano/keyboard I use is a Casio CTK 240 Electric keyboard which is very basic but works brilliantly for beginners.All of my posts are of the letter/alphabetical notes for many popular songs including current pop, rock, nursery rhymes, Disney and classical pieces. I also have a YouTube channel (Mint Music) where I make videos to assist you in your learning.Please feel free to comment any requests, feedback and constructive criticism.You can find me on YouTube at:
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  1. please can you do location by khalid

  2. may I know what is the chord of the left hand part ?


  3. Can u do sheet music and left hand please

  4. I really loves this tutorial.It is damn easy.

  5. Can you please please please do save myself from ed Sheeran please!!!

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    Please do more♥♥♥

  7. I mean alot...
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  8. PLEASE ADD The Night We Met by Lord Hauron

  9. PLEASE ADD The Night We Met by Lord Hauron

  10. Thank you for this is so helpful!!🎹

  11. I WAS HOPING YOU COULD make a vid tutorial