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  • Blue Moon

    Sue Rogers posted on March 26, 2017 12:18

    Download the Lyrics and Chords

    There are intro verses as with most 1920 and 1930 songs but I haven't got to putting chords in them yet. You can hear those verses in Rod Stewart's version - beautiful!

    "Blue Moon" is a classic popular song written by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart in 1934, and has become a standard ballad. It may be the first instance of the familiar "50s progression" in a popular song. The song was a hit twice in 1949 with successful recordings in the US by Billy Eckstine and Mel Tormé. In 1961, "Blue Moon" became an international number one hit for the doo-wop group The Marcels, on the Billboard 100 chart and in the UK Singles chart. Over the years, "Blue Moon" has been covered by various artists including versions by Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday, Elvis Presley, the Mavericks, Dean Martin, The Supremes, and Rod Stewart.

    ~~~ChordPro Version UPDATED March 31, 2017 CEL~~~

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