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Mellow Yellow
by Donovan
[Capo 2nd Fret]

(Original Key: D)

Intro: 
 
C
 
Verse 1:

C                   F                                           
 I’m just mad about Saffron, 
C                    G7  G  F#
 Saffron’s mad about me.
F                   F7
 I’m just mad about Saffron, 
G                     G7
 She’s just mad about me.
  
Chorus 1:

                    C   Gm7               F7
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7               F7  
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7  F  G  G7              
They call me Mellow Yel-low. 

Verse 2:

C                   F 
 I’m just mad about Fourteen,
C                     G7  G  F#
 Fourteen’s mad about me.
F                   F7
 I’m just mad about Fourteen, 
G                     G7
 She’s just mad about me.

Chorus 2:

                    C   Gm7               F7
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7               F7  
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7  F  G  G7              
They call me Mellow Yel-low. 

Verse 3:

C                  F 
 Born high forever to fly, 
C              G7  G  F#
 Wind velocity nil.
F                  F7
 Born high forever to fly, 
       G                    G7
If you want your cup I will fill

Chorus 3:

                    C   Gm7               F7
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7               F7  
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7  F  G            
They call me Mellow Yel-low.     He's so mellow, he's so..

Verse 4: (Instrumental)

C  F, C  G7  F#  F, F  F7  G  G7

Verse 5:

C              F 
 Electrical ba-nana, 
   C                    G7  G  F# 
Is going to be a sudden craze,
F              F7
 Electrical ba-nana 
   G                         G7 
Is bound to be the very next phase.

Chorus 4:

                    C   Gm7               F7
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7               F7  
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7  F  G  G7              
They call me Mellow Yel-low. 

Verse 6:

C                   F                                           
 I’m just mad about Saffron, 
C                    G7  G  F#
 Saffron’s mad about me.
F                   F7
 I’m just mad about Saffron, 
G                     G7
 She’s just mad about me.
  
Chorus 5:

                    C   Gm7               F7
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7               F7  
They call me Mellow Yel-low, (Quite right-ly)
     G7             C   Gm7  F  G  G7              
They call me Mellow Yel-low. 


(Repeat to Fade) 


CHORD DIAGRAMS:
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   C       F       G7      G       F#      F7     Gm7
 
 EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE  
 x32010  133211  323000  320003  244322  131211  3x033x
notes by Joel from cLuMsY