The Beatles “It Won’t Be Long” Song and Guitar Chords

It Won’t Be Long

1. It Won’t Be Long

2. All I’ve Got To Do

3. All My Loving

4. Don’t Bother Me

5. Little Child

6. Till There Was You

7. Please Mister Postman

8. Roll Over Beethoven

9. Hold Me Tight

10. You Really Got A Hold On Me

11. I Wanna Be Your Man

12. Devil in Her Heart

13. Not a Second Time

14. Money (That’s What I Want)

Official Music Video

Episode

John said that he tried to write “It Won’t Be Long" for a single, but it did not turn out perfectly.

Gear

John: Rickenbacker 325

Paul: Hofner 500/1

George: Gretsch Country Gentleman

Song Composition

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Key

Key of E

BPM

133 BPM

Lyrics And Chord Progressions

Title: It Won't Be Long
Artist: The Beatles
Words & Music By: Lennon/ McCartney

[Chorus]
            C#m
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            C#m                   A   A(b9)   E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) till I belong to you
 
[Verse 1]
E                   C             E
   Every night when everybody has fun
E         C                 E
Here I am sitting all on my own
 
[Chorus]
            C#m
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            C#m                   A   A(b9)   E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) till I belong to you
 
[Bridge]
          E       D#aug                    D6
Since you left me I'm so alone, now you're coming
       C#7             A                   B
You're coming on home, I'll be good like I know I should
              F#m7                B7
You're coming home, you're coming home

[Verse 2]
E                 C                       E
  Every night the tears come down from my eyes
E         C                     E
Every day I've done nothing but cry
 
[Chorus]
            C#m
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            C#m                   A   A(b9)   E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) till I belong to you
 
[Bridge]
          E       D#aug                    D6
Since you left me I'm so alone, now you're coming
       C#7             A                   B
You're coming on home, I'll be good like I know I should
              F#m7                B7
You're coming home, you're coming home

[Verse 3] 
   E           C                E
So   every day we'll be happy I know
E               C                        E
Now I know that you won't leave me no more
 
[Chorus]
            C#m
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            E
It won't be long yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah) yeah (yeah)
            C#m
It won't be long yeah (yeah) till
A               G6    F#7  Fmaj7   Emaj7
I belong to you

[End]

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