Spirit in the sky    (video)
 
    A - D - C   - A - C - D (2x) 
 
   A
1.     When I die and they lay me to rest, 
                                 D
    gonna go to the place that's best.
                                    A
    When they lay me down to die,
              E                                A
    goin’ up to the spirit in the sky.
 
A
    Goin’ up to the spirit in the sky,
                                                D
that's where I'm gonna go, when I die.
                                  A
When I die and they lay me to rest,
                  E                                       A 
I'm gonna go to the place that's the best.
 
+  A - D - C    - A - C - D
 
   A
2.     Prepare yourself, you know it's a must,
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    gotta have a friend in Jesus.
                                      A
    So you know that when you die, 
            E                                                               A
    it's gonna recommend you to the spirit in the sky.
 
+  CHORUS
 
+  A - D - C  - A - C - D      +  A - D - C  - A - C - D (2x)
 
+  A - D - C  - A - C - D
 
         A
3.  I never been a sinner, I've never sinned,
                                   D
    I've got a friend in Jesus.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                      A
    So you know that when I die, 
           E                                                         A
    it's gonna set me up with the spirit in the sky.
 
   A
Goin’ to set me up with the spirit in the sky,
                                                D
that's where I'm gonna go, when I die.
                                  A
When I die and they lay me to rest,
                  E                                       A
I'm gonna go to the place that's the best.
 
 
(orig. moves up a full note to capo 2nd here)
 
+  CHORUS (2x)
 
     E                                        A
+  Go to the place that's the best. (3x)
 
 
    (Gareth Gates)