Blue ChristmasWords & Music by Bill Hayes & Jay Johnson, 1948
Recorded by Elvis Presley, 1957
G Am7 G/B C Am7 Am7/G Cdim G I'll have a blue Christ - mas with - out you; G Am7 G/B G7 Dm7 G Fdim C I'll be so blue think - ing a - bout you. C Em7 Gm7 Edim A7 Gm7 Edim A7 Dm Edim Gdim Dm Dm+7 Dec - o - ra - tions of red on a green Christ - mas tree D7 Am7 D9 D7 Am7 Won't mean a thing, Dear, D9 G G/F# Am7 Edim D7 If you're not here with me G Am7 G/B C Am7 Cdim G I'll have a blue Christmas, that's certain; G Am7 G/B G7 Dm7 G Fdim C And when that blue heart - ache starts hurt - in', C Em7 Gm7 Edim A7 Gm7 You'll be do - in' all right [Cm D7 Cm] Edim A7 Dm A7 Cdim(IV) With your Christ - mas of white, D7/9 G Dm7 G7 G7/6 C9 C (Cdim Dm7) But I'll have a blue, blue Christ - mas.
Chords in parentheses are for an optional turnaround