Somebody to Love

Words and Music by Freddie Mercury

Somebody to Love piano chords transcribed by Shane McDonald

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This is the Album version of Somebody to Love. The Five Live version is available Here, and
is basically this version down by 1 semitone to the key of G.
Intro : Soft Ab       Ab Eb/G   Fm  Fm7/Db  Eb      Db       Eb Ab
             Can .... A__ny_____bo___dy     find me somebody to love?
piano...   Ab   Eb/G    Fm  Fm7   Db    Eb  (Ab/Eb)  (Db/Eb)
      Ab       Eb/G     Fm         Fm7    
Each morning I get up I die a little
    Ab     Bb          Eb 
Can barely stand on my feet
       Ab  Eb/G    Fm        Fm7/Db
Take a look in the mirror and cry
Bb                        Eb
Lord what you're doing to me
       Ab           Bb         Eb/G
I have spent all my years in believing you
      Eb        Bb/D      Eb    Db
But I just can't get no relief, Lord!
Ab        Ab
Somebody, somebody
     Ab Eb7/G Fm    Fm7/Db
Can anybody   find    me 
Eb                 Ab 
       somebody to love?
 
Ab   Eb/G    Fm  Fm7   Db    Eb 
       Ab        Eb/G       Fm   
I work hard every day of my life
 Fm7  Ab          Bb      Eb 
  I   work till I ache my bones
       Ab   Eb/G  Fm      Bb                        Eb 
At the end I take home my hard earned pay all on my own
      Ab         Bb          Eb/G
I get down on my knees, And I start to pray
         Eb        Bb/D         Eb    Db
Till the tears run down from my eyes, Lord
Ab         Ab
Somebody - Somebody
    Ab Eb7/G Fm    Fm7/Db                Ab         Ab7
Can anybody  find   me     - somebody to love?
Db             Db         Db          Db        Db
He works hard, Everyday,  I try and I try and I try,
    Gb
But everybody wants to put me down
         Gbm
They say I'm goin' crazy
Bb
They say I got a lot of water in my brain
Bb
I ain't Got no common sense
Bb           Bb7     Eb
I got nobody left to believe
Ab/Eb  Eb   Ab/Eb  Eb  Ab/Eb  Eb   Ab/Eb  Eb
Ye_____ah - Ye_____ah, Ye_____ah,  Ye_____ah
Guitar Solo
Ab   Eb/G    Fm     A       Bb      Eb
Ab   Eb/G    Fm     Bb      Eb
Ab   Bb      Eb     Eb      Bb/D    Eb    Db
Ab        Ab
Somebody, somebody
     Ab Eb7/G Fm    Fm7/Db
Can anybody   find    me 
Eb                 Ab 
       somebody to love?
 
Ab   Eb/G    Fm  Fm7   Db    Eb
       Ab  Eb/G       Fm    
Got no feel, I got no rhythm
 Fm7  Ab        Bb        Eb 
    I just keep losing my beat
    Ab  Eb/G  Fm           Bb            Eb 
I'm ok, I'm alright, Ain't gonna face no defeat
       Ab        Bb          Eb/G
I just gotta get out of this prison cell
    Eb      Bb/D     Eb    Db-----------> Hold Chord and fade
Someday I'm gonna be free, Lord!
> Building Slowly with drums, piano bass notes and voice - Use Chord of Ab
> Its based around the Ab chord - use an arpeggio near the end on piano.
> Repeat 8 times before going to 'Can anybody find me' below
Ab
Find me somebody to love
    Ab Eb7/G Fm    Fm7/Db  Fm7/Eb 
Can anybody  find    me ____________
NC. ---------------------- (> wait about 2½ beats after 'Love' before continuing with final choruses)
Somebody to________ Love?
Final Chorus x 6 times
Ab Ab/G    Ab/F      Db Eb   Ab
    Find me somebody to-oooo Love
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