I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last NightWords & Music by Harold Adamson & Jimmy McHugh
Recorded by Frank Sinatra, 1942
Introduced by Frank Sinatra in the film "Higher and Higher"; Academy Award Nominee
G7 C9 C Am Bm7-5 E7 I couldn't sleep a wink last night E7-5 A G/B A7 Am7 D7 Be - cause we had that sil - ly fight. D7-5 G7sus4 Em I thought my heart would break, Fdim Em7 Am7 The whole night through, D7sus4 D7 I knew that you'd be sorry, G7 And I'm sorry too. G7-5 C9 C Am Bm7-5 E7 I didn't have my fav'rite dream, E7-5 A G/B A7 Am7 D7 The one in which I hold you tight, D7-5 G7sus4 Em Fdim Em7 Am7 I had to call you up this morning, Cdim F E7+5 E7 To see if ev'rything was still all right. A7-9 Dm7 Em Fdim Em7 Am7 Yes, I had to call you up this morning, Gdim D7 FM7 G6-9 C6/9 'Cause I couldn't sleep a wink last night.