Chords to I Dreamed A Dream by Susan Boyle

In the article, we will show you the chords to “I Dreamed a Dream” – a song performed by Susan Boyle, and teach you how to play this song on guitar.

Track Info

Chords To I Dreamed A Dream By Susan Boyle Wp
  • Song: I Dreamed a Dream
  • Artist: Susan Boyle
  • Writers: Claude-Michel Schönberg, Herbert Kretzmer
  • Producers: Steve Mac
  • Album: I Dreamed a Dream

Chords Info

  • Tuning E A D G B E
  • Capo No capo
  • Chord used D Em Dm E Bm7 Em7 B F#m7 D/C# Bm Bm/A G A G/F# B7 Em/D F#m/D G/D Asus A/C# Am/C E/D# C#m7 C#m/B A/G#


D D/C# Bm Bm/A G A


DI dreamed a dreD/C#am in time gone by BmBm/A

GWhen hope was higG/F#h and life worth Em7living  A

DI dreamed that lovD/C#e would never diBm7e    Bm/A

GI prayed that GodG/F# would be forgiviEm7ng      A

DThen I was younD/C#g and unafraid  Bm      Bm/A

GAnd dreams were madG/F#e and used and wasted Em7    A

DThere was no ranD/C#som to be paiBm7d        Bm/A

GNo song unsungG/F#, no wine untasEm7ted       A


BBut the tigers come at nigEmht

BWith their voicB7es soft as thunEder

AAs they tear your hopes aparDmt

AAnd they turn your dreams to sham DEm/DF#m/DG/DA e


DHe slept a summD/C#er by my sidBme  Bm/A

GHe filled my daysG/F# with endless wonEm7der   A

DHe took my chilD/C#dhood in his strBm7ide   Bm/A

GBut he was gonAsuse when autuAmn came D   A/C#Am/CB

EAnd still I dreE/D#am he’d come to me  C#m7    C#m/B

AThat we would liveA/G# the years togetF#m7her   B

EBut there are dreE/D#ams that cannot be  C#m7    C#m/B

AAnd there are storA/G#ms we cannot weaF#m7ther    BE E/D#


C#m7I had a dreaC#m7/Bm my life would be  AA/G#

F#m7So different froBm this hell I’m livEing

So different E/D#now from what it C#m7seemed   C#m/B

ANow life has kilBled the dream, I dreEamed


E/D# C#m7 C#m/B A B E

Here are the lyrics and chords to “I Dreamed a Dream”. Grab your guitar and play this song by following this tab. Hope it sounds right to you and you will like it. Visit our blog if you would like to learn how to play more great songs, learn more about music and string instruments, and get more great tips to improve your skills.

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