Artist Vampire Weekend
Album Modern Vampires Of The City
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Verse:
Ab                             Db
Oh, sweet thing, Zion doesn't love you
                  Eb                           Ab
And Babylon don't love you, but you love everything
                             Db
Oh, you saint, America don't love you
                 Eb                          Ab
So I could never love you, in spite of everything

Pre-Chorus:
       Cm                              Fm
In the dark of this place, there's the glow of your face
            Bbm                          Ab         Eb
There's the dust on the screen, of this broken machine
      Cm                          Fm                              Bbm
And I can't help but feel, that I made some mistake, but I let it go

Ya hey, ya hey, ya hey

Chorus:
Db
Through the fire and through the flames
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -

You won't even say your name
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -
                                         Eb
Through the fire and through the flames, you won't even say your name
Ab                Db
Only I am that I am

But who could ever live that way?
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -

Verse:
Ab                        Db
Oh,the motherland don't love you
                     Eb
The fatherland don't love you
                Ab
So why love anything?


Ab                                       Db
Oh, good God, the faithless, they don't love you
                         Eb
The zealous hearts don't love you
                     Ab
And that's not gonna change

Pre-Chorus:
         Cm                        Fm
All the cameras and files, all the paranoid styles
        Bbm                     Ab        Eb
All the tension and fear, of a secret career
       Cm                           Fm
And I can't help but feel, that you see the mistakes
               Bbm          Ab       Eb
But you let it go, Ya Hey, Ya Hey, Ya Hey

Chorus:
Db
Through the fire and through the flames
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -

You won't even say your name
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -
                                         Eb
Through the fire and through the flames, you won't even say your name
Ab                Db
Say I am that I am

But who could ever live that way?
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -

Bridge:
Ab
Outside the tents, on the festival grounds
Db
As the air began to cool and the sun went down
Eb
My soul swooned as I faintly heard the sound
                          Eb7
Of you spinning Israelites into 19th Nervous Breakdown

Chorus:
Db
Through the fire and through the flames
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -

You won't even say your name
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -
                                         Eb
Through the fire and through the flames, you won't even say your name
Ab                Db
Say I am that I am

But who could ever live that way?
 Eb                     Ab                     Db
-Ya hey Ya hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey, Ut Deo Ya Hey Ya Hey -
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matimattina

Does anyone have a good strumming pattern for this?

Yoo

if anyone wants to know the easiest ones to play are 0 and +5

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