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Been The Only One (Folk, Pop - Adult Contemporary,Folk)
Lyrics
BEEN THE ONLY ONE
(COPYRIGHTED 2009)

STEVE DAFOE


CHORUS:

G (pick low E down to high E) Fmaj7 (G,B,E SOLO)
WHEN I KNEW LITTLE PURPOSE, YOU BECAME THE ONLY ONE
AND WHEN THERE WAS RAIN, YOU STAYED THE ONLY ONE....

C (hard strum) Fmaj7 (hard strum C (hard strum) Fmaj7 (hard strum
BRINGING SOME LIGHT, GIVING ME STRENGTH

G (pick low E down to high E) Fmaj7 (G,B,E SOLO)
THROUGH ALL THE STORMS, YOU BEEN THE ONLY ONE
AND I KNOW THERE'LL NEVER BE ANOTHER ONE........


VERSE 1:

Cm7 Fmaj7
LETTING YOU IN....YOU'RE HOLDING MY HEART
Cm7 Fmaj7
SO SCARED TO DEATH, I CAN ONLY HOLD MY BREATH
Cm7
YOU CAME IN THROUGH PLACES
Fmaj7
THAT I HAD LONG SINCE SEALED
G (Hard) Fmaj7
THROUGH THE YEARS AND TOO MANY TEARS
Cm7 Fmaj7
ONLY YOU FROM A MILLION FACES
Cm7 Fmaj7
ONLY YOU FROM A MILLION FACES



VERSE 2:

Cm7
I TRIED TO RESIST YOUR PULL
Fmaj7 Cm7
DON'T KNOW WHY, HAD TO SAY GOOGDBYE
Cm7
BUT I NEVER FELT SO EMPTY
Fmaj7
ALWAYS FELT SO LOST
G Fmaj7
YOU KEPT WALKING AROUND IN MY MIND
Cm7 Fmaj7
OF A MILLION PEOPLE , YOU SEEM TO KNOW ONLY ME
Cm7 Fmaj7
OF A MILLION PEOPLE , I ONLY KNOW YOU

VERSE 3:

Cm7
YOU HOLD THE CODE TO MY HEART
Fmaj7
EVEN WHEN MY HEAD KEEPS US APART
Cm7 Fmaj7
BUT OVER AND OVER, I STILL FEEL THE PAIN
G Fmaj7
I REFUSE TO THINK ANYMORE
Cm7 Fmaj7
BUT MY LOVE DOESN'T WANT TO GO
Cm7 Fmaj7
BUT DOESN'T KNOW WHERE TO START

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Broadjam Member Reviews

Beautiful guitar opening. Just love the guitar harmonies here. Vocalist sings with emotion and great technique. The lyrics are sung with true belief, and written in a style that most people will be able to relate to. The recording is crystal clear and perfectly in balance between guitar and vocal. Great performance here!

- Andy J King

nice work - simple, yet complex. great tempo and sweet guitar.

- AnnBrodsky


Short Song Description:
Pop - Adult Contemporary, Folk

Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Laid Back/Groovy

Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin)

Track type: Lyric - Full

Lyric themes: Being in Love Passion, Devotion, Friendship

Keywords: acoustic, simple
Long Song Description:

nice work - simple, yet complex. great tempo and sweet guitar.

- AnnBrodsky

Story Behind the Song:
Broadjam Member Reviews
Nice simple song and performance. Cat Stevens feel. Would be great to hear this on-stage in a upbeat positive pub. Your voice is honest, legit. Well done! Many singer songwriters I think try to over do it. I feel like you stayed within yourself. If you ever want a gig in Portland, OR look me up.

- The Noted
Good expression of emotion from the singer. If produced it could be a good modern pop track. Good instrumentation and the arrangement ideas are refreshing. I like the bridge, it takes it in a different direction. The lyrics are conversational which is always a good thing in a pop song. The vocalist has good emotion and expression.

- Anelda Spence
Beautiful guitar opening. Just love the guitar harmonies here. Vocalist sings with emotion and great technique. The lyrics are sung with true belief, and written in a style that most people will be able to relate to. The recording is crystal clear and perfectly in balance between guitar and vocal. Great performance here!

- Andy J King

Lyric Credits: Steve Dafoe
Music Credits: Steve Dafoe
Publisher Credits: Steve Dafoe
Performance Credits: SD
Song Length: 3:15
Primary Genre: Pop-Easy Listening
Secondary Genre: Folk-Contemporary
Tempo / Feel: Medium Fast (131 - 150)
Lead Vocal: Male Vocal
Subject Matter 1: Love at First Sight
Subject Matter 2: Life
Mood 1: Content
Mood 2: Peaceful
Similar Artist 1: John Mayer
Similar Artist 2: John Denver
Language: English
Era: 2000 and later