Artist Bruce Springsteen
Album Born in the U.S.A.
Genre
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Intro -x2-: A  Gbm   A  Gbm

A               Gbm    A
I get up in the evening
                Gbm         A
and I ain't got nothing to say
                   Gbm
I come home in the morning
  A         Gbm               D
I go to bed feeling the same way
                    Bm   D
I ain't nothing but tired
             Bm                     A
Man I'm just tired and bored with myself
          Gbm  A         Gbm                E
Hey there baby, I could use just a little help


E             
You can't start a fire
                                 D
You can't start a fire without a spark
               Bm  D
This gun's for hire
                   Bm             A
even if we're just dancing in the dark


A                     Gbm    A
Message keeps getting clearer
                   Gbm                A
radio's on and I'm moving 'round the place
                       Gbm
I check my look in the mirror
  A               Gbm                   D
I wanna change my clothes, my hair, my face
                    Bm    D
Man I ain't getting nowhere
         Bm                    A
I'm just living in a dump like this
                            Gbm      A
There's something happening somewhere
            Gbm              E
baby I just know that there is


E             
You can't start a fire
                                 D
You can't start a fire without a spark
               Bm  D
This gun's for hire
                   Bm             A
even if we're just dancing in the dark


Gbm                     A
You sit around getting older
D                       E                 Gbm
there's a joke here somewhere and it's on me
                             A
I'll shake this world off my shoulders
D                 E
come on baby this laugh's on me


A                           Gbm  A
Stay on the streets of this town
               Gbm               A
and they'll be carving you up alright
                        Gbm   A
They say you gotta stay hungry
              Gbm                    D
hey baby, I'm just about starving tonight
                   Bm    D
I'm dying for some action
                           Bm                        A
I'm sick of sitting 'round here trying to write this book
                Gbm    A
I need a love reaction
                 Gbm             E
come on now baby gimme just one look


E                                                          D
You can't start a fire sitting 'round crying over a broken heart
               Bm  D
This gun's for hire
                   Bm             E
Even if we're just dancing in the dark
                                                                 D
You can't start a fire worrying about your little world falling apart
               Bm  D
This gun's for hire
                   Bm             A   D
Even if we're just dancing in the dark
                   Bm             A   D
Even if we're just dancing in the dark   -x2-

Hey baby
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