Song facts: “What A Wonderful World” was first offered to Tony Bennett, but he turned it down. Initially, the song wasn’t a hit in the US because the head of ABC records didn’t like it and so didn’t play it. However it was a major hit in the UK, hitting the number-one spot in the charts and becoming the biggest-selling single of 1968.

Harmonica type: diatonic

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I see trees of green, red roses too
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I see them bloom for me and you
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And I think to myself
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What a wonderful world

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I see skies of blue, clouds of white
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The bright blessed day, the dark sacred night
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And I think to myself
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What a wonderful world

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The colors of the rainbow
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So pretty in the sky
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Are also on the faces
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Of people passing by
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I see friends shaking hands
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Saying, how do you do?
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They’re really saying, I love you

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I hear babies cry
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And I watch them grow
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They’ll learn much more than I’ll ever know
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And I think to myself
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What a wonderful world
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Yes I think to myself
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What a wonderful world

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