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"Put on My Robe and Tell the Story"???
« on: June 14, 2010, 01:40:42 PM »
Anybody ever heard this song before. I have never heard it but once... I heard it once at church but never on the radio... If anyone has the song or chords could you post them.

Thanks so much...

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Re: "Put on My Robe and Tell the Story"???
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2010, 04:29:48 PM »
Yes, it's by thomas Whitfield. Title is, I shall wear a Crown.

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Re: "Put on My Robe and Tell the Story"???
« Reply #2 on: June 14, 2010, 08:07:22 PM »
"I shall wear a Crown"
I shall wear a Crown!!!!!


Yes, it's by Thomas Whitfield - the title is "Soon As I Get Home". You can find it by that title on iTunes.


Our choir recently did this - here's a chord chart... (hope you don't mind some of my whack chords) :)


I Shall Wear A Crown
(Soon As I Get Home) Thomas Whitfield

Intro: ||: BM9 Db/Eb | Abm9 Db9 :||  BM9 Db/Eb | Abm9 Db9 | EbM9 | A13(b9) ||
Chorus -
                      AbM7 Bb7/Ab                 Gm7    Caug7                               
I shall wear a crown -,   I shall wear a crown -
                Fm9                         Db9                                 
When it's all over -, When it's all over -
                       AbM7 Bb7/Ab               Gm7  Caug7/E   
I shall see His face -,   I shall see His face -
                Fm9                         Db9                                                               
When it's all over  -, When it's all over - (2x)

Bridge -
                                       Eb/Bb                C7(b9)                     
I'm      going to      put on my robe, tell the story,
           Fm9                              Db9
How I made it over, How I made it over  (2x)
BM9   Db/Eb  Abm9 Db9  BM7  Db/Eb  Abm9 Db9                                           
Soon as         I       get,   Soon as         I       get,.
BM9   Db/Eb  Abm9 Db9   Eb2              1.  A13(b9) :|| back to Chorus
Soon as         I        get    home - .       2.  Gm7(b5)  C7(b9) to Vamp

Vamp (w/solo lines) -
C7(b9)    Gb9  Fm9                                         Gm7(b5)      C7(b9)           
            I shall tell the story -             How the Lord got me through,
            I shall tell the story -             Didnít know what to do,
            I shall tell the story -             I had almost given up,
            I shall tell the story -             But the Lord picked me up,

          Fm9                                                                                               Db9(b5)             
I shall tell the story -   I shall tell the story -  I shall tell the story - I shall tell the story - 
(go back to SOON AS I GET HOME)

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Re: "Put on My Robe and Tell the Story"???
« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2010, 09:27:41 PM »
Thanks a lot for the help guys... But if its not too much trouble could you write out the chords... I dont know the names... Or tell me how to figure out the chords from the names...

Thanks in advanced
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