Can’t Help Falling in Love by Elvis Presley | Lyrics with Guitar Chords

Can’t Help Falling in Love is by Elvis Presley is featured on the album Blue Hawaii released in 1961. It was written by Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore, and George David Weiss. The melody is based on “Plaisir d’amour”, a popular French love song composed in 1784 by Jean-Paul-Égide Martini).

You can learn to play Can’t Help Falling in Love is by Elvis Presley with guitar chords, lyrics and a strumming trainer directly in the Uberchord app.

Key of the Song: D major

The original key of Can’t Help Falling in Love is by Elvis Presley is D major.

Guitar Chords for Can’t Help Falling in Love is by Elvis Presley

Video Lesson

Can’t Help Falling in Love is by Elvis Presley – Lyrics with Chords

NOTE: CAPO on the 2nd fret

[Intro]

C G Am C G
 
[Verse 1]

C    Em  Am        F     C    G
Wise men say, only fools rush in
    F G     Am   F *        C    G    C
But I can't help falling in love with you

C     Em Am             F  C G
Shall I  stay, would it be a sin?
   F G     Am   F *        C    G    C
If I can't help falling in love with you

[Chorus]

Em           B7    Em            B7
Like a river flows surely to the sea
Em            B7
Darling so it goes
Em          A7           Dm  G
Some things are meant to be

[Verse 2]

C    Em Am            F     C    G
Take my hand, take my whole life too
    F G     Am   F          C    G    C
For I can't help falling in love with you

[Chorus]

Em           B7    Em            B7
Like a river flows surely to the sea
Em            B7
Darling so it goes
Em          A7           Dm  G
Some things are meant to be

[Verse 3]

C    Em Am            F     C    G
Take my hand, take my whole life too
    F G     Am   F          C    G    C
For I can't help falling in love with you
    F G     Am   F          C    G    C
For I can't help falling in love with you


The use of a capo can be confusing, so we recommend using our chord identifier tool to help you better remember which shapes to use when playing in the realm of the 2nd fret. 

If you are big fan of this song, then we’ve got several other articles that cover similar songs on the Uberchord blog. First, you’ll find the sweet caroline guitar chords at that link and finally start to bust out one of the best sing alongs ever! Then, if you’re a fan of that song and this Elvis song, then you’ve gotta be a fan of Van Morrison. This article covering the brown eyed girl guitar chords is sure to help you out too. Let us know in the comments if there’s any other songs we should cover in our blog for you!

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating / 5. Vote count:

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.