difficulty level 4Difficulty level 4/5
 

Chords in this song

Gm7 chordC# chordF# chordG# chord

notes

Alternative (maybe easier) version:
      - Use the transposer to turn the chords 1 half step(s) down.
      - Put a capo on fret 1 (if you want to stay in the same key).

chords or tablatures

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Intro: BbBb chord  Gm7Gm7 chord  FF chord  EbEb chord    
 
 
BbBb chord
Don't cry when I die
Gm7Gm7 chord
When it's my time I probably won't die
FF chord    
I'll just lie down and close my eyes
EbEb chord    
And think about stuff
 
 
BbBb chord                      
These eyes got too wide 
Gm7Gm7 chord
seen too much of life's goodbyes
FF chord    
Should have spent less time making loot
EbEb chord                                            BbBb chord
And spent more time in my birthday suit with you
 
Interlude: BbBb chord  Gm7Gm7 chord  FF chord  EbEb chord    
 
BbBb chord                       Gm7Gm7 chord
And everybody upstairs, everybody down stairs
FF chord                       EbEb chord    
I'm not gonna have time to hang out with them
EbEb chord                                BbBb chord
'cause I'll be hanging out with you
 
 
    BbBb chord                         Gm7Gm7 chord
Not Jimi Hendrix, Jesus or the dude
               EbEb chord                   FF chord    
Who played the sherriff in Blazing Saddles
BbBb chord             BbBb chord                Gm7Gm7 chord               EbEb chord    
You not Chris Farley Mr Rodgers oh I've waited so long
        FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom
 
Interlude: BbBb chord  Gm7Gm7 chord  FF chord  EbEb chord
 
BbBb chord                 
Life is good, but love it's better
Gm7Gm7 chord
Even Bieber ain't forever
FF chord    
We all got to go you know
EbEb chord    
So you might as well go in style
 
 
BbBb chord                 Gm7Gm7 chord
Everybody prayin, everybody singing
FF chord                          EbEb chord    
I'm not gonna have time to hang out with them
EbEb chord                                BbBb chord
'cause I'll be hanging out with you
 
 
    BbBb chord                          Gm7Gm7 chord
Not Gilda Radner, Buddha or the dude
        EbEb chord             FF chord    
Who had pop rocks and soda at the same time
BbBb chord        BbBb chord                           Gm7Gm7 chord               EbEb chord    
You, not Jesse James, Paul Newman and oh I've waited so long
        FF chord               EbEb chord    
You can finally meet my Mom.
 
 
Gm7Gm7 chord
I'm not making light of things
    FF chord                                         EbEb chord    
But who's to say who's right with things like this
 
There's so much that we miss
                    Gm7Gm7 chord
Tryin so hard to be rich and famous
FF chord    
Pretty and thin, to win
       EbEb chord    
It's a shame that youth is wasted on the young
          BbBb chord                              BbBb chord  
So forget everything and just be with me here now
                  EbEb chord    
For as long as we can and whoever goes first save a spot
 
 
BbBb chord        BbBb chord                            Gm7Gm7 chord             EbEb chord            FF chord    
You, not Etta James, Bob Marley or the girls who won my heart along the way
BbBb chord        BbBb chord                    Gm7Gm7 chord                  EbEb chord    
You, not Sitting Bull, Ella or Bach and I almost forgot
        FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom
 
 
BbBb chord                      Gm7Gm7 chord
You can finally meet my Mom
EbEb chord       FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom
 
 
BbBb chord                      Gm7Gm7 chord
You can finally meet my Mom
EbEb chord       FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom
 
 
BbBb chord                           BbBb chord      
No Steve Jobs, or Ty Cobbs, Al Capone or any other mobs
Gm7Gm7 chord                             EbEb chord                      FF chord    
No Whitney Houston, Chet Baker, André the Giant or the Undertaker
 
 
     BbBb chord    BbBb chord                      Gm7Gm7 chord
Just you, you can finally meet my Mom
EbEb chord       FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom
 
 
BbBb chord                      Gm7Gm7 chord
You can finally meet my Mom
EbEb chord       FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom
 
 
BbBb chord                      Gm7Gm7 chord
You can finally meet my Mom
EbEb chord       FF chord               BbBb chord
You can finally meet my Mom

This arrangement for the song is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the song. You may only use this for private study, scholarship, or research.

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