Here are the guitar chords and lyrics for 'He Did It' by The Ronettes:

He Did It (DeShannon/Sheeley, 1965)

Guitar Intro:
E|| --------7---5---3---5---7-------|8/10-------8/10-------7---5---3-------||
B|| --------------------------------|--------------------------------------||
G|| --------------------------------|--------------------------------------||
D|| --------------------------------|--------------------------------------||
A|| --------------------------------|--------------------------------------||
E|| --------------------------------|--------------------------------------||
Notation: / = slide up (grace note)

Intro Chords: Em-G-Em-G

[G]H[Em]e, yes [G]he did it [G-F-G]
[G]And he, [Em]oh [G]he said it [G-F-G]
But [G]he, he[Em]'ll re[G]gret it
People let me tell you

[Em]I don't understand his [G]alibi
[Em]And I don't understand his [G]reasons why
[Em]And I don't understand [G]right or wrong
[G]But h[Em]e, yes he did it [G]and he's gone [G-F-G]

[G]O[Em]h how [G]he fooled me [G-F-G]
[G]When, [Em]when he [G]used me [G-F-G]
And [G]then [Em]he, he a[G]ccused me
Let me tell you woah

[Em]I don't understand his [G]alibi
[Em]And I don't understand his [G]reasons why
[Em]And I don't understand [G]right or wrong
[G]But h[Em]e, yes he did it [G]and he's gone [G-F-G]

[Harmonica Solo]

Solo Chords: Em-G-Em-G-C-D

[G]H[Em]e, oh [G]he shamed me [G-F-G]
[G]He, [Em]when he [G]blamed me [G-F-G]
But [G]I, [Em]I'm not[G] guilty
Let me tell you now

[Em]I don't understand his [G]alibi
[Em]And I don't understand his [G]reasons why
[Em]And I don't understand [G]right or wrong
[G]But h[Em]e, yes he did it [G]and he's gone

Outro Chords: Em-G-Em-G, repeat to fade

He did it now
And I don't understand now
But he's gone
What did I do?

Return to Maryann's Tabalorium Index