You Must Have Been A Beautiful BabyWords & Music by Johnny Mercer & Harry Warren
Recorded by Bobby Darin, 1961(#5)
Previously recorded by Bing Crosby, 1938 (#1
B7 E E7+5 You must have been a beautiful baby, A9 You must have been a beautiful child; Am7 D7 Am7 D7 When you were only startin' to go to kindergarten, G Gdim Am7 D7 I'll bet you drove the little boys wild. B7 E E7+5 And when it came to winning blue ribbons, A9 You must have shown the other kids how. G G/F# Em B+ I can see the judges' eyes as they handed you the prize -- G B7 E7 I'll bet you made the cutest bow! G B7 E+5 E Oh, you must have been a beautiful ba - by, First Time: D9 Am7 D7 G G D7 Fdim 'Cause Baby, look at you now! Oh yeah, oh yeah, oh yeah First Time: D9 Am7 D7 G 'Cause Baby, look at you now!