Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy chords version 2

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LONELY BOY	-	Andrew Gold

Intro:
A/C# - D - E/G# - A	4x

A/C# DHe was born on a sum- mer day,
E/G# A A/C# - D - E/G# - nineteen- fifty- one
A A/C# And with the slap of a hand
D E/G# A A/C# -
D - E/G# - A He had land- ed as an on- ly son
F#m E6His mother and father said "what a lovely boy
Dmaj7 E6We'll teach him what we learned, ah yes, just what we learned,
F#m E6We'll dress him up warmly and we'll send him to school
Dmaj7 C#7sus4 C#7It'll teach him how to fight to be nobody's fool"
Chorus:
D G#m7 C#m7 Am/F# Oh, oh, what a lonely boy
B7sus4 B7 DOh, what a lonely boy
Esus4 E Oh, what a lonely boy
A/C# - D - E/G# - A - A/C# - D - E/G# - A
A/C# D E/G#In the sum- mer of fif- ty- three his mother,
A A/C# D - E/G# -brought him a sis- ter
A A/C# D And she told him "we must attend to her needs
E/G# A A/C# - D -
E/G# - A She's so much youn- ger than you"
F#m E6Well, he ran down the hall and he cried
Dmaj7 E6Oh, how could his parents have lied
F#m E6When they said he was an only son
Dmaj7 C#7sus4 C#7He thought he was the only one
Chorus:
D G#m7 C#m7 Am/F# Oh, oh, what a lonely boy
B7sus4 B7 DOh, what a lonely boy
Esus4 E Oh, what a lonely boy
Break: A/C# - D - E* - F#m* - 4x Dsus2 - F#m7 - 2x
Dsus2 F#m7 Dsus2 F#m7Goodbye mama, goodbye you,
Dsus2 F#m7goodbye papa, I'm pushin' on through
Dsus2 - F#m7 - B/A|0-------|E|--4-2-0-|
D G#m7 - C#m7 - Am/F# - B7sus4 - B7 - D - Esus4 - A/C# - D - E/G# - A - A/C# - D -
E/G# A A/C# D He left home on a win- ter day,
E/G# A A/C# - D - E/G# - nineteen- sixty-nine
A A/C# And he hoped to find all the love
D E/G# A A/C# -
D - E/G# - A He had lost in that ear- lier time
F#m E6Well, his sister grew up,and she married a man
Dmaj7 E6He gave her a son ah yes, a lovely son
F#m E6They dressed him up warmly they sent him to school
Dmaj7 C#7sus4 C#7It taught him how to fight to be nobody's fool
Chorus:
D G#m7 C#m7 Am/F# Oh, oh, what a lonely boy
B7sus4 B7 DOh, what a lonely boy
Esus4 E F#m - F#m/E Oh, what a lonely boy
D G#m7 C#m7 Am/F# Oh, oh, what a lonely boy
B7sus4 B7 DOh, what a lonely boy
Esus4 Oh, what a lonely boy
outro: A/C# - D - E/G# - A 3x A/C# - D - E - A//
A/C# x42220 x42255
x47655
E/G# 422100 422400
476454 F#m 244222 E6 022120
Dmaj7 xx0222 x54222
C#7sus4 x46474 C#7 x46464 G#m7 4x44x2 C#m7 x46454 Am/F# 202210 B7sus4 x24252 B7 x24242 Esus4 022200
E* xx2454 xxx454
F#m* xxx576 Dsus2 xx0230 F#m7 242222 F#m/E 044222 I hoped the tab would be playable, but itís a piano song really, so itís though. If you play the bass note separately, the position of the chords is pretty much as above. This way you get the upbeat effect.
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