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Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen ( Neil Sedaka )

Intro:

Tra la-la-la-la la-la-la-la
Happy birthday sweet sixteen
Tra la-la-la-la la-la-la-la
Happy birthday sweet sixteen

1:

Db F7
Tonight's the night I've waited for
Bbm Db7
Because you're not a baby anymore
Gb Gdim Db/Ab Bb7
You've turned into the prettiest girl I've ever seen
Eb7 Ab7
Happy birthday sweet sixteen

2:

Db F7
What happened to that funny face
Bbm Db7
My little tomboy now wears satins and lace
Gb Gdim Db/Ab Bb7
I can't believe my eyes you're just a teenage dream
Eb7 Ab7 Db
Happy birthday sweet sixteen

Bridge:

Ab7
When you were only six
Db
I was your big brother
Ab7
Then when you were ten
Db
We didn't like each other
Bb7
When you were thirteen
Ebm
You were my funny valentine
Eb7 [N.C.]
But since you've grown up
Eb7 [N.C.]
Your future is sewn up
Ab7
From now on you're gonna be mine, so

3:
Db F7
If I should smile with sweet surprise
Bbm Db7
It's just that you've grown up before my very eyes
Gb Gdim Db/Ab Bb7
You've turned into the prettiest girl I've ever seen
Eb7 Ab7 Db A7
Happy birthday sweet sixteen

[key change]

[repeat verse 3, in D]

D F#7
If I should smile with sweet surprise
Bm D7
It's just that you've grown up before my very eyes
G G#dim D/A B7
You've turned into the prettiest girl I've ever seen
E7 A7 D
Happy birthday sweet sixteen

Coda [repeat to fade]:

D Bm
Tra la-la-la-la la-la-la-la
G A
Happy birthday sweet sixteen


Artist name: Neil Sedaka

Last updated on December 16, 2009 with 434 views

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