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Piano Notes for Shivers – Ed Sheeran – CDE FGAB


Key Information for the Song Shivers by Ed Sheeran

Scale: D Major Scale (two black keys)
Key Signature: Two sharps (F#, C#)
D Major Scale Notes: D, E, F#, G, A, B, C#
Tempo: 135 bpm
Time Signature: 4/4
Difficulty Level: Intermediate, Advanced

Shivers by Ed Sheeran – Key Information

This post will provide the letter notes for the melody of Shivers by Ed Sheeran. The song is in D major with a tempo of 135 BPM and a 4/4 time signature. These notes are intended for piano and are suitable for players with some experience as well as for beginners.


Tips to Play the Piano Notes for Shivers

Fast Notes – Brackets

Some letter notes for the song Shivers are given in brackets like (notes); they are meant to be played quickly or fast, similar to 16th, 32nd, or sometimes 8th notes in sheet music.

Play these notes continuously and connectedly, following the Shivers song’s rhythm and lyrics.

The next regular note is written immediately after the closing bracket.

Sustained Notes – Wavy Lines

The wavy line symbol ~ (tilde) following a note indicates sustained notes.

  • One tilde signifies a quarter-note duration on the piano sheet.
  • Two tildes denote a half-note duration.
  • Three tildes signify a whole note duration.

Therefore, press and hold the note for the appropriate duration based on the number of tildes while playing the piano notes for the Shivers song.


Part 1 (Intro Music)

B~ D*~ E*~ F#*~~
B~ D*~ E*~ F#*~~
A~ D*~ E*~ F#*~~
A~ C#*~~ D*~


Part 2 A (Verse 1)

I took an arrow to the heart
I never kissed a mouth that tastes like yours
Strawberries and then somethin’ more
Ooh, yeah, I want it all


C#* C#*   B    B  B    B   A   B~~~
I      took  an arrow  to  the heart

B  B        B  B      A  A
I   never kissed  a  mouth

G      G~      D*~  D*~~
that  tastes  like  yours


C#* D* C#*~   A~  A       A~ D*~     D*~~
Strawberries  and then  somethin’  more

(C#* D* C#*)  D* C#*  D* C#*~ (B) A~~
Ooh, yeah,      I    want it   all


Part 2 B (Verse 1)

Lipstick on my guitar
Fill up the engine, we can drive real far
Go dancin’ underneath the stars
Ooh, yeah, I want it all
Mmm, you got me feelin’ like


B~ B~    B    B   A B~    E* F#*~~
Lipstick  on my  guitar  ~

B    B  B   B  A        A   G    G~     D*~ D*~~
Fill up the engine,  we can drive real   far

C#*~  D*~ A   A A A~        D*~   D*~~
Go     dancin’ underneath  the   stars

(C#* D* C#*)  D* C#*  D* C#*~ (B) A~~
Ooh, yeah,      I    want it   all

A~       A     A    A    A B    B~~
Mmm, you got me  feelin’  like


Part 3 (Pre-Chorus)

I wanna be that guy, I wanna kiss your eyes
I wanna drink that smile, I wanna feel like I’m
Like my soul’s on fire, I wanna stay up all day and all night
Yeah, you got me singin’ like


(C#*) D* (D*)  D*   D*   D*~
I        wanna   be  that  guy,

(C#*) D* (D*)  D*   D*    D*~
I        wanna   kiss your eyes

(C#*) D* (D*)  D*     D*~  D*~
I        wanna   drink  that  smile,


(C#*) D* (D*) D*   D* D*  E* F#*~
I       wanna   feel  like     I’m


(D* E*)   E*     E*~ E*~
Like my soul’s on fire,

E* E*  E* E*  E* E*  E*~ D* D*~
I   wanna stay up all  day and all night

C#*~~ B~ C#* C#* C#* C#*   B B~
Yeah,       you got  me  singin’ like


Part 4 A (Chorus)

Ooh, I love it when you do it like that
And when you’re close up, give mе the shivers
Oh, baby, you wanna dance ’til thе sunlight cracks
And when they say the party’s over, then we’ll bring it right back


F#*~~ D* D*    E*   E*     E*  E*  E* E*~  D*
Ooh,   I    love it    when you do  it  like that

B     D*      E*      F#*~  E*~~
And when you’re close  up,

E*    E*  E*   E* F#*~~
give mе the  shivers


B    D* E*  F#*~  E* D*  E*~
Oh, baby, you    wanna dance

E*  E*   E* E*~  D*~
’til  thе  sunlight cracks


A     D*     E*    F#*  A*   A* A*  B*
And when they say the party’s over,

A*     A*   F#*   F#* E* E*~ D*
then we’ll bring it right back


Part 4 B (Chorus)

And we’ll say,
“Ooh, I love it when you do it like that”
And when you’re close up, give me the shivers
Oh, baby, you wanna dance ’til the sunlight cracks
And when they say the party’s over, then we’ll bring it right back


A D* E*
And we’ll say,

F#*~~ D* D*    E*   E*     E*  E*  E* E*~  D*
Ooh,   I    love it    when you do  it  like that

B     D*      E*      F#*~  E*~~ | E*    E*  E*   E* F#*~~
And when you’re close  up,  | give mе the  shivers

B    D* E*  F#*~  E* D*  E*~     | E*  E*   E* E*~  D*~
Oh, baby, you    wanna dance | ’til  thе  sunlight cracks


A     D*     E*    F#*  A*   A* A*  B*   | A*     A*   F#*   F#* E* E*~ D*
And when they say the party’s over, | then we’ll bring it right back


Part 5 (Verse 2)

Into the car
On the backseat in the moonlit dark
Wrap me up between your legs and arms
Ooh, I can’t get enough

You know you could tear me apart
Put me back together and take my heart
I never thought that I could love this hard
Ooh, I can’t get enough
Mmm, you got me feelin’ like


A B A B~~~
Into the car

B    B   B~ A       A  A    G~ D*~ D*~~
On the backseat in the moonlit dark

C#*    D* C#*~  A A         A      A~  D*~ D*~~
Wrap me up     between your legs and arms

C#*  D* C#* D* C#* D* C#* (B) A~~
Ooh, I    can’t get enough



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