Everly Brothers Songs
On The Acoustic

Classic Everly Brothers Songs On The Acoustic

On this Everly Brothers songs page you'll find a few demo covers and full lesson tutorials available for purchase along with several free chord sheets in .pdf format, rhythm tips, and more. Help yourself to the free chord sheets where available.

This page should be more user friendly have all Everly Brothers songs on one page for desktops and mobile devices.

Phil Everly - (Jan 19, 1939 – Jan 3, 2014) - (aged 74)

Everly Brothers Songs
Chords And Lyrics
Demos & PDFs


1. All I Have To
Do Is Dream

Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - C-Am-F-G-Em-Am7-G7-D7
Rhythm: - root dn up dn up root up dn up
Lead: - Yes in rhythm
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

2. Bird Dog
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - A-D-G-E-D7
Rhythm: - dn up dn up dn up with rock & roll riff & repeat - some quick shuffles
Lead: - No
Capo: - 2nd fret
Tuning: - Standard

3. Bye Bye Love
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - A-G-D-E-C
Rhythm: - root dn up dn up dn up - a rock & roll riff in verses
Lead: - No
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

4. Cathys Clown
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - G-D-Em-C
Rhythm: - root dn root up dn up with a chop
Lead: - No
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

5. Claudette
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - E-A-B7
Rhythm: - quick shuffles to start then dn up dn up with rock & roll riffs
Lead: - No
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

6. Devoted To You
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - G-C-D-G6-Am-Bm-Em-A7
Rhythm: - root dn up dn up root up dn up
Lead: - Yes in rhythm
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

7. Like Strangers
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - E-A-Db7-Gbm-B7-Am
Rhythm: - arpeggio notes throughout
Lead: - No
Capo: - 2nd fret
Tuning: - Standard

8. Wake Up Little
Suzie

Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - D-F-G-A-E
Rhythm: - root dn up dn up dn up
Lead: - No
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

9. Walk Right Back
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - D-A-G-D/Gb-Em-Dmaj7
Rhythm: - root dn up dn up dn up with riff
Lead: - No
Capo: - No
Tuning: - Standard

10. Why Worry
Chords & Lyrics

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Chords: - D-A7-G-E7-Em
Rhythm: - arpeggio throughout
Lead: - Yes
Capo: - 2nd fret
Tuning: - Drop D

Song Facts

Song facts for All I Have To Do Is Dream - This song was recorded in two takes back in 1958 and featured Chet Atkins on guitar. This was the only song to be on all Billboard Charts at the same time.

Claudette featured above, was the B-side to this song and was written by Roy Orbison who because of Claudettes success, broke ranks with Sun Records and joined the Everly Brothers label.


Song facts for Like Strangers - The Everly Brothers had a top 30 with this release back in 1960. Later in 1980, Gail Davies scored a #21 on the Country Charts.

Felice Bryant and Diadorius Boudleaux Bryant were the husband and wife team behind many hits by The Everly Brothers.


Song facts for Wake Up Little Suzie - Another great song from the songwriting team of Felice and Boudleaux Bryant, The Everly Brothers released this one in 1957.

The church in Boston thought the song was too suggestive and had it banned for a time according to Don Everly. It is probably one of the most well known songs by the brothers.


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