TangerineWords & Music by Johnny Mercer & Victor Schertzinger
Recorded by Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, 1942, Vocals by Bob Eberle & Helen O'Connell
From the 1942 film "The Fleet's In"
Em9 Em7 A7 A7+5 D D6 B7 Tan - ger - ine, she is all they claim, Em7 A7 G/B A7 D Cdim B7 With her eyes of night and lips as bright as flame; Em9 Em7 A7 A7+5 D6 B7 Tan - ger - ine, when she dances by, F# B7 G#m7 C#7 F# F#7 Senoritas stare and caballeros sigh. Cdim Em7 A7 A7+5 D D6 B7 And I've seen toasts to Tan - ger - ine Em7 A7 G/B A7 F# Cdim Raised in ev'ry bar across the Ar - gen - tine. Em B+ Em9 C9 Yes, she has them all on the run, D B7 F#m7 Fm7 But her heart belongs to just one, G Em7 A7sus4 Edim D Her heart belongs to Tan - ger - ine.