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I Can't Stop Loving You
Words and Music by Don Gibson - 1958
C C7 F -
C - D7 G7
C C7 F -
C G7 C               F C               C7
F - C -
G7 - C C7
F - C -
G7 - C -   (C7 repeat chorus)
8-beat intro. Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
This song is in the Key of C.
Those happy hours,  That we once knew,
Though long ago,  Still make me blue.
They say that time,  Heals a broken heart.
But time has stood still,  Since we’ve been apart.
I can’t stop loving you,  So I’ve made up my mind,
To live in memory,  Of old lonesome times.
I can’t stop wanting you,  It’s useless to say
So I’ll just live my life,  In dreams of yesterday.
I can’t stop loving you,  There's no use to try,
Pretend there's someone new,  I can't live a lie.
I can’t stop wanting you,  The way that I do.
There's only been one love for me,  That one love is you.
Watch the WineLand Banjo Band perform this song (youtube click here)
Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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