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Chords (click graphic to learn to play)

C/E chord F chord Dm7 chord Fmaj7 chord C(add9)/E chord Cmaj/E chord C/D chord G7 chord Cmaj7/E chord Am chord Am/G chord F(add9) chord G6 chord G chord G13 chord G7sus4 chord C/F chord
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How To Play

Use the chords according to the instruction below
           E,A,D,G,B,e.
C/E.       0,3,2,0,1,0
F.         1,3,3,2,1,1
G6.        3,2,0,0,0,0
Dm7.       x,x,0,2,1,1
Fmaj7.     x,x,3,2,1,0
C(add9)/E. 0,3,2,0,3,0
Am/G       3,x,2,2,1,0
Cmaj7/E.   0,3,2,0,0,0
F(add9).   x,x,3,2,1,3
C/D.       x,x,0,0,1,0.
G13.       3,5,3,4,5,3
G7sus4.    3,5,3,5,3,3
C/F.       x,x,3,0,1,0
 
INTRO
 
| C/E | F |  C/E | Dm7 | Fmaj7 |
| C(add9)/E C/E Cmaj/E C/E | C/D | C/D |
 
VERSE
 
C/E       F     C/E     Dm7
Feel..the sun upon your back
Fmaj7   C/E                G7    Fmaj7
Someone somewhere wants to steal it
C/E       F            C/E       Dm7
Pray each night you'll catch the thief
    Fmaj7
But while you..
C(add9)/E C/E Cmaj7/E C/E
sleep     he  comes   and
C/D
takes it...Does that make you think little girl?
Am         Am/G        C/D
Doesn't it just little boy
 
CHORUS
 
C/E                F(add9)     G6 G   C/E
There'll be no stampede on the Pearly Gates
G7              C/E   Fmaj7
I'll say 'after you,' you'll say 'I don't
G13 G7 G7sus4 G7
mind the wait'..
C/E                F(add9)       G6  G    C/E
There'll be no stampede on those imposing doors
G7          C/E   Fmaj7
Naked and afraid, cowering we
G13  G7 G7sus4 G7     C/F    G
crawl on all fours
 
VERSE 2
 
C/E     F        C/E       Dm7
See the smile on her young face
Fmaj7      C/E        G7   Fmaj7
Watch life casually erase it
C/E   F          C/E       Dm7
Now I know she's all grown up
Fmaj7
She wears a
C(add9)/E C/E Cmaj7/E C/E
look      I   can't   quite
C/D
place yet...What makes you cry little girl?
Am        Am/G          C/D
Maybe I'm scared little boy
 
CHORUS
 
C/E                F(add9)     G6 G   C/E
There'll be no stampede on the Pearly Gates
G7              C/E   Fmaj7
I'll say 'after you,' you'll say 'I don't
G13 G7 G7sus4 G7
mind the wait'..
C/E                F(add9)       G6  G    C/E
There'll be no stampede on those imposing doors
G7          C/E   Fmaj7
Naked and afraid, cowering we
G13  G7 G7sus4 G7     C/F    G
crawl on all fours
 
[outro-chorus]
 
C/E                F(add9)     G6 G   C/E
There'll be no stampede on the Pearly Gates
G7              C/E   Fmaj7
I'll say 'after you,' you'll say 'I don't
G13 G7 G7sus4 G7   C/F  G
mind the wait'..
 
| C/D G | C/D G | C/D G | C/D G |
| C/D G | C/D G | C/D G | C/D G |

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