I Didn't Know About YouWords & Music by Bob Russell & Duke Ellington
Recorded by Ella Fitzgerald, 1942
Em7/9 Edim DM7 D6 I ran around with my own little crowd, G7 F#7 Gdim B7 The usual laughs, not often, but loud; E7/9 E7 Em7 And in the world that I knew, A6/7/9 A7 F#7 B7 E7/9 A7 I didn't know about you. Em7/9 Edim DM7 D6 Chasing after the ring on the mer - ry - go - round, G7 F#7 Gdim B7 Just taking my fun where it could be found, E7/9 E7 Em7 And yet, what else could I do? A6/7/9 A7 D G Gdim D DM7 I didn't know about you. Bridge: D7 Am7 D9 Darling, now I know Am7 D9 Am7 G6 G/B Am7 Am7-5 G6 G5 I had the loneliest yesterday everyday; Gm7 C7 In your arms, Gm7 C7 F Fdim E7 I know for once in my life I'm liv - ing. Em7/9 Edim DM7 D6 Had a good time ev'ry time I went out; G7 F#7 Gdim B7 Romance was a thing that I kidded about. E7/9 E7 E7alt E7 Em7 A6/7/9 A7 F#7 B7 How could I know about love? I didn't know about you. E7/9 E7 E7alt E7 A A7+5 A-9 D G D How could I know about love? I didn't know about you.