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This America
(from 1974 album "Good Times")
Written by Martin van Wijk
Intro
E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
H|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
D|-4^2-4--0-0--------2^0-2--2-------|-4^2-4--0-0--------2^0-2--2--------0-2---|
A|-------------2-2------------4-0-2-|-------------2-2------------4-0-2------2-|
E|----------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
       Hm                A        Hm                        A        Hm
Hm                             A
  It's my land and in days to come
                           Hm
Follow me and we can have some.
                             A
Beautiful flowers I give to you,
                            Hm  /D /E
If I'll stay then I'll be true.
Hm                       A
  Lovely lady, you call me,
                          Hm
Two together we will be free.
                             A
Beautiful presents I shall bring,
                     Hm   /D /E
All together we can sing.
F#m           D
   This America,
                A
I love how you love us.
           D
This America,
                A
I love how you need us.
           D
This America,
                E   A   E  A   D   E
I love how you want us to be free.
                   F#m
Come on and follow me.

E|------------------------------------------------------------|
H|------------------------------------------------------------|
G|------------------------------------------------2------1----|
D|----------2----------------------2------------2------2----4-|
A|----0-2-4---2-2------------0-2-4----2-0-----0---------------|
E|-2---------------2-5-4--2---------------4----------4------2-|
  F#m         Hm         F#m         Hm A E   A      E     F#m

Intro.

People ask me to come and see
All the things they can offer to me.
I turn them down, 'cause I like your style.
I'll stick around here for a while.
F#m           D
   This America,
                A
I love how you love us.
           D
This America,
                A
I love how you need us.
           D
This America,
                E   A   E  A   D   /D /E
I love how you want us to be free.
F#m           D
   This America,
                A
I love how you love us.
           D
This America,
                A
I love how you need us.
           D
This America,
                E   A   E  A   D   E
I love how you want us to be free.
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me,
                   F#m Hm
Come on and follow me.
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