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Brad Paisley - He Didn't Have To Be (acoustic) (Tab)
Album: Who Needs Pictures-Part II (2008)
Submitter: axehappy (60) on 9/14/02 6 comments
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Brad Paisley  -  He Didn't Have To Be (acoustic tab)

By axehappy  -  axehappy at countrytabs.com


See my other tab for the lyrics and where the chords fit in with those.


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INTRO

    
   A            D/A      A                D/A

E------------0-----5---5--7/9-7-5--------------5------|
B-----0-0h2------3---3------------5\-2---2h3--3---3---|
G----2------2-------------7/9-7-6-6\-2-2-2---2---2----|
D------2---2--2/4-4-4-4---------------2-----4---4--4--|
A--0-------------0-------0-------0-------0------------|
E-----------------------------------------------------|



GUITAR PLAYING THROUGHOUT SONG


   1ST VERSE                                                

   A            D/A        Esus E            A  D/A  A            D/A   

E------------0-----5---5----------0----------------------------0-----5----5--
B-----0-0h2------3---3--3-----0----0-----0---------3----0-0h2------3---3-3---
G----2------2----------------2--1---1-1-1-1----2-------2------2--------------
D---2--2---2--2/4-4-4-4--4--2----2---2-2---2--2-2/4---2--2---2--2/4-4-4-4--4-
A--0-------------0---------------------------0-------0-------------0---------
E--------------------------0----------0--------------------------------------


                                    2ND VERSE

   Esus E             A       D/A   A            D/A        Esus E  

E---------0-----------------------5-----------------5---5----------0----------
B-----0----0-----0-------0-0h2---3-----0-0h2--2---3---3--3-----0----0-----0---
G----2--1---1---1-1-----2-------------2------2----------------2--1----1--1--1-
D---2----2---2-2---2---2--2---2/4----2--2---2--2/4-4-4-4--4--2----2--2--2--2--
A---------------------0-------------0-------------0---------------------------
E--0----------0---------------------------------------------0----------0------


                                                           1ST CHORUS

   A                 D/A        Esus E            A         Bm       

E------------0----0-----5---5--------------------------------------------
B-----0-0h2----2------3---3--3-----0---0--0---0---------0h2----3----3----
G----2------2----2----------------2--1--1----1--1-----2-------4--4---4-4-
D---2--2---2--2-2--2/4-4-4-4--4--2----2--2--2--2----2--------4--4-4---4--
A--0------------------0---------------------------0---------2------2-----
E-------------------------------0----------0-----------------------------

    Esus E  E/Ab A     A/Db   D         A/Db Bm            Esus   E

E--------------0-----------------0-0h2-------------------------------0---
B-----0-------0-----2----2------3-3----3--------3-------------0-------0--
G----2-2-1---------2--2---2-2--2------2---2----4--4--4-4-4---2-2p1-1---1-
D---2---2-2/6-----2--2--2--2--0----0-----2----4--4--4---4---2------------
A----------------0-----4----------------4----2-----2----------------2----
E--0----------4--------------------------------------------0------0------

   F#m   E      D         A/Db              E        A            D/A       E
                                             strum
E----0-------------0-0h2------------------------0--------------0-----5--5------
B--2--0-0---0-----3-3----3--------3-----3------0--------0-0h2------3---3----5--
G----------1--1--2------2---2----4--4----4----1--------2------2----------------
D---4--4--2--2--0----0-----2----4--4---4--4--2--------2--2---2--2/4-4-4--4/6-6-
A-------------------------4----2---------------------0-------------0-----------
E--2-----0----------------------------------0-------------------------------0--


   3RD VERSE
 
   A            D/A        Esus E            A    D/A A           D/A
 
E------------------5---5------------------------------------0----------5-----
B-----0-0h2--2---3---3--3-----0----0-----0---------3-----0----2------3----3--
G----2------2----------------2--1-1--1--1--1---2--------2--2---2----2----2-2-
D---2--2---2--2/4-4-4-4--4--2----2--2--2--2---2-2/4----2--2--2--2--4--4-4----
A--0-------------0---------------------------0--------0-----------0----------
E--------------------------0----------0--------------------------------------


                             2ND CHORUS

   Esus E            A       Bm                    E/Ab A     A/Db   D
 
E---------0----------------------2------------------0-------------------0--0h2---
B-----0----0-----0------2--0----3--3-------0-------0-------2-----2-----3-3-3---3-
G----2--1----1--1--1---2-2-----4----4-4---2--2-1----------2--2--2--2--2-------2--
D---2----2--2--2--2---2---2---4---4--4---2--2---2/6------2--2--2--2--0-----0-----
A--------------------0-------2--------------------------0-----4------------------
E--0----------0-------------------------0------0---4-----------------------------

   A/Db Bm           Esus E      F#m   E      D         A/Db Bm

E------------2---------------0-----0-------------0-0h2-------------------
B----------3----3-------0-----0--2--0-0--0--0---3-3----3--------3---3----
G----2----4----4-4-4---2--1----1----------1----2------2---2----4-4---4-4-
D---2----4--4-4---4---2--2--2-----4--4--2--2--0----0-----2----4----4--4--
A--4----2-----------------------------------------------4----2----2------
E--------------------0-----0-----2-----0---------------------------------

   Esus   E     A             Bm           E       A              D/A
                                             strum
E-----------0--------------0-------2-----------0--------0------0-----5---5---
B-----0------------0--0h2--------3-----3------0----0h2----2p0------3---3--3--
G----2--2-1---1---2--2----2-----4-----4--4---1---------2------2--------------
D---2--2---2-2---2--2----2--2--4--4--4--4---2---------2------2--2/4-4-4-4--4-
A---------------0-----0-------2-----2--------------0-----2---------0---------
E--0------0--------------------------------0---------------------------------

   A           D/A        A          D/A       A               D/A          E  A  
                                                                      strum
E-------0---------5-5--5-------0--0-----5----5--7/9-7-5-----------------5----------5---|
B----2-----0----3-----3-----2----0----3---3-------------5\-2---2h3--3--3----5-----2----|
G-----2-----2----------------2------------------7/9-7-6-6\-2-2-2---2--2------4---2-----|
D---2-----2--2/4-4-4-4--4--2----2--2/4-4-4--4---------------2-----4--4---4/6----2------|
A--0---0-0------0---------0---0-------0----0---0-------0---0---0----0----------0-------|
E---------------------------------------------------------------------------0----------|


 Comments (click here to add a non-facebook comment)
Amazing, great job
-silverwings | 4/9/2004
Wow! Do you fingerpick this or use a pick?
-tps5 | 7/2/2004
I finger pick it but i can use a pick too this is a really good job!!



-nathan
-aesportsman | 12/31/2004
I fingerpick it.. well, hybrid.. I use pick and fingers together
-axehappy | 12/31/2004
Pretty good.
-sweethomealabam | 3/29/2005
Once again....pure brilliance...Thanks mate!
-browntrout | 9/7/2005
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