Am I BlueWords & Music by Grant Clarke & Harry Akst
Recorded by Ethyl Waters, 1929
Also recorded by Linda Ronstadt, 1986
A7 A7+5 D6 DM7 F#m7 Am I blue? B9 Em7 Em6 A9 Am I blue? A9+5 F#m7 B9 E7 Bm A7 D6/9 Bm7 Em7 A7 Ain't these tears in my eyes tellin' you? A7+5 D6 DM7 D6/9 Am I blue? Em7 A7sus4 A7 You'd be, too, A6 D6 C7 B7 E7 B7 B9 D6 Fdim If each plan with your man just fell through. Bridge: F F#m7 Fdim(III) Fdim Was a time I was his only one; Fdim(III) Fdim F#m Em7 A7 Now I'm the sad and lonely one. A7+5 D DM7 D6/9 Was I gay? Em7 A7sus4 A7 Til today — A6 D6 C7 B7 E7 Bb9 A9 D6 Bm7 Fdim Now he's gone and we're through — am I blue? Coda: A7 D6 Cdim Fdim Bb9 A9 D6 Bm7 Dsus4 Am I blue? Bm6 A7 D9 Am I blue?