April FoolsWords & Music by Hal David & Burt Bacharach
Recorded by Dionne Warwick, 1969
Intro: ||: AM7 | AM7 | DM7 | DM7 :|| AM7 A AM7 E7/6 F#m DM7 D6 D9 In an A - pril dream once you came to me, E7 D9 DM7 E7 Bm7-5 E7-9 When you smiled, I looked in - to your eyes Fdim F#m F#m/E Cdim B7 F7 E7 And I knew I'd be loving you and. AM7 A AM7 E7/6 Fdim E7 Bm7-5 E7-9 Fdim AM7 Then you touched my hand, and I learned April dreams can come true. Refrain: D9 E7 AM7 D9 AM7 D9 E7 AM7 D9 E7-9 Fdim E7 Are we just April fools, who can't see all the dan - ger around us? D9 E7 AM7 D9 AM7 F#7 D Bm7-5 E7-9 Fdim E7 A If we're just April fools, I don't care -- true love has found us now. AM7 A AM7 E7/6 F#m DM7 D6 D9 Lit - tle did we know where the road would lead; E7 D9 DM7 E7 Bm7-5 E7-9 Fdim F#m F#m/E Here we are, a million miles a - way from the past, Cdim B7 F7 E7 Traveling so fast now. AM7 A AM7 E7/6 Fdim E7 Bm7-5 E7-9 Fdim AM7 There's no turning back, if our sweet A - pril dream doesn't last. Repeat Refrain:
Though it is not credited here, there's a version recorded by Vanessa Williams in 1996 that is an especially worthwhile listen.