Never Gave Up

Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Intro
| Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / Eb/G|
Verse 1
Ab
Felt like the walls were closing
Db2/F
in
Ab
Hard to believe this
Eb/G
ain’t the
Db/F
end
I was
Db2
hard
Abmaj7/C
pressed
Bbm7
Bro
Fm7
ken
Db2
Hope
Abmaj7/C
less
Db2
But
Eb
then
Chorus
You
Db/F
called
Eb/G
me by
Ab
name
Beckoned me to
Absus/Bb
come
Gave me living
Fm7
water
You covered
Eb
me with
Db2
love
You
Db/F
sil
Eb/G
enced the
Ab
shame
You kept Your arms wide
Db
open
Ab/C
And You
Db2
never gave up
You
Db/F
waited so
Eb/G
patiently
Turnaround
| Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / Eb/G|
Verse 2
Ab
It was hard some days to love my
Absus
self
Ab
Couldn’t find the words for
Eb/G
what I
Db/F
felt
I was
Db2
de
Abmaj7/C
pressed
Bbm7
Wound
Fm7
ed
Db2
Help
Abmaj7/C
less
Db2
But
Eb
then
REPEAT CHORUS
Interlude
| Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / |
| Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / |
| Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / |
Vamp
You waited fo
Ab/C
r me
Db2
REPEAT VAMP 10x
Tag
You
Bbm7
never gave up
You
Db2
never gave
Eb
up
Fm7
REPEAT TAG 2X
Ending
You
Bbm7
never gave up
You
Db
waited so
Ebsus
patiently
Instrumental
| Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / |
| Ab/C / Eb/G / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / / / | Db2 / / / |
| Ab/C / Eb/G / | Db2 / / / | Ab/C / Eb/G / | Db2 / / / |
| Ab/C / Eb/G / | Db2 / / / | Ab/Eb / / / |
Final Tag
You
Db2
never gave up
You
Bbm7
waited so
Eb
patiently
Outro
| Db Ab/C Ab Eb/G | Db2/F Db2 Ab/C Eb/G|
| Db2/F Ab/Eb / / | Eb/Db Db2 / / | Ab |
Writer(s):

Kenneth Leonard Jr., Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Theme(s):

God's Attributes, Grace & Mercy, Suffering & Trials

Tempo:

Slow

BPM:

65

Original Key:

Ab

Recommended Key(s):

C, G, Ab

CCLI #:

7161472

Scripture Reference:

Ephesians 1; Exodus 34:6; Psalm 86:15