Can't Find My Way Home

Words & Music by

Steve Winwood

[Basic verse lick:  D7Sus4         G       Gm/Bb         D - see chord shapes below]

 

D7sus4                     G               Gm/Bb                D

Come down off your throne and leave your body alone.

F         G         D

Somebody must change.

You are the reason I've been waiting so long.

Somebody holds the key.

 

                G                            A             Asus4   D  Dsus4  D

Well, I'm near the end and I just ain't got the time.

Em                               G             F#m Em  D

And I'm wasted and I can't find my-- way home.

 

Come down own your own and leave your body alone.

Somebody must change.

 

You are the reason I've been waiting so long.

Somebody holds the key.

 

I'm near the end and I just ain't got the time.

Oh, and I'm wasted and I can't find my way home.

 

CODA: [here’s how to do it…then repeat it for the other lines, too.]

[basic verse lick]       F          G           D

[vox tacit]----- But I can't find my way home.

 

But I can't find my way home.

But I can't find my way home.

But I can't find my way home.

Still, I can't find my way home.

And I ain’t done nothing wrong,

But I can't find my way home.  [end on D]

 

Basic verse lick chords:

D7sus = x 3 0 0 3 x

G = x 2 0 0 3 x

Gm/Bb = x 1 0 0 3 x

D = x 0 0 0 3 x