All The WayWords & Music by Sammy Cahn & Jimmy Van Heusen
Recorded by Frank Sinatra, 1957 (#15)*
C Fdim C C/B Am7 Fdim E7 A9 D9 When somebody loves you it's no good unless he loves you all the way, G Cdim Dm7 G7 G/B Edim G7 Happy to be near you when you need someone to cheer you, C9 C Gm7 C7 All the way. F G Bm7-5 Taller than the tallest tree is -- E7 Am(V) G#m(IV) Cm7-5 That's how it's got to feel. F G7 Gdim Deeper than the deep blue sea is -- Am Am7 D7 Dm7-5 G7 That's how deep it goes, if its real. C Fdim C C/B Am7 Fdim E7 A9 D9 When somebody needs you it's no good unless he needs you all the way; G Cdim Dm7 G7 G/B Edim G7 Through the good or lean years and for all the in between years, C9 C Gm7 C7 Come what may. F G Bm7-5 Who know where the road will lead us? E E7 Am Only a fool would say Fm C Am C C/B Em A7 But if you'll let me love you it's for sure I'm gonna love you F G Em7 A7 Dm7 G7 C All the way, all the way.
* Though this song never rose above #15 in popularity -- remember, rock and roll was in its infancy but already dominating music -- it did remain on the charts for 30 weeks, and become one of only 12 million-sellers. The same score was used when the song was re-recorded in 1963.