Eagle Eye Cherry - Still Having Fun

This is the ultimate beginner song and is perfect as anybodyís first guitar song. The main progression uses three simple and very common chords which are relatively easy to change between (Em, Am, C) with simple timing and strumming. With a little practice you can have this song sounding great.

The chorus offers a slight variation by introducing the D chord.

Here are the chords (in this order) that you will need for this song:

Verse and Chorus:

Strum down on the Em twice, down on the Am twice and then four times down on the C. This gives you a chord progression of Em, Am, C, C. Simply maintain this pattern for the whole song!

Bridge:

If you have a capo put it on the fourth fret for this song (learn how to use a capo). If not, donít worry the song will still sound fine without it!

Here are the lyrics and the chords put together for the song:

Lyrics and Chords

Intro: Em   Am   C   C (x4)

                Em      Am        C
You are on your own you do as you please
               Em           Am        C
Having so much fun gone and lost your reason
                      Em    Am    C
After all is said and done
                     Em   Am   C
Are you still having fun?
               Em               Am     C
How was you to know when you've gone astray?
                   Em        Am     C
'N happiness would go like a lost emotion
                          Em   Am   C
You have always gone your way
                Em   Am   C
Are you happy today?

Chorus:
         Em               Am     C
Well you know that you've been defeated
          Em           Am       C
You don't care and you thank no one
         Em          Am      C
Feeling low you will always need it
                   Em   Am  C
But are you having fun?

Bridge:
Am    C              D                      D
Oooh  ooh  you don't know what it is you've done
Am    C              D
Oooh  ooh  you don't know that.........

                 Em           Am     C
This was your mistake in your master plan
                       Em           Am     C
With all the drugs you take you can hardly stand
                      Em   Am   C
After all is said and done
                     Em   Am   C
Are you still having fun?

Chorus
Bridge (x2)

              Em              Am     C
I can set you straight if you let me stay
                   Em          Am      C
I hope I'm not too late no you won't regret it
                   Em    Am   C
I can show you the way
                Em   Am   C
Are you happy today?
         Em               Am      C
Yeah you know when you've been defeated
          Em           Am       C
You don't care and you thank no one
        Em           Am     C
Feeling low you will always need it
         Em              Am     C
Well you know when you're being cheated
         Em              Am      C
Yeah you know when you've been defeated
        Em           Am     C
Feeling low you will always need it
                    Em   Am   C
Well are you having fun?
                     Em   Am   C
Are you still having fun?
                     Em   Am   C
Are you still having fun?
                     Em   Am   C
Are you still having fun?

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