America The Beautiful

Verse 1
G                           D                          C          D               G    Gsus
O beautiful for spacious skies for amber waves of grain 

G          D                   Asus           A      D
For purple mountain majesties a – bove the fruited plain 

G        Em D Am D G
A – merica, A – meri – ca, God shed his grace on thee 

C        G/B Em Am D/F# G
And crown thy good with brother – hood from sea to shining sea 

Verse 2 

O beautiful for pilgrim feet whose stern impassioned stress A thoroughfare of freedom beat across the wilderness America America, God mend thine every flaw
Confirm thy soul in self-control thy liberty in law 

Verse 3 

O beautiful for heroes proved in liberating strife
Who more than self their country loved and mercy more than life America, America, may God thy gold refine
Till all success be nobleness and ev’ry gain divine 

Verse 4 

O beautiful for patriot dream that sees beyond the years Thine alabaster cities gleam undimmed by human tears America, America, God shed his grace on thee
And crown thy good with brother hood from sea to shining sea