Bruce Springsteen – American Land chords ver. 2

Chords
Transpose:
AMERICAN LAND

G C GWhat is this land of America, so many travel there
G C DI'm going now while I'm still young, my darling meet me there
G C DWish me luck my lovely, I'll send for you when I can
G C D G G / C / D / GAnd we'll make our home in the American land
G C GOver there all the woman wear silk and satin to their knees
G DAnd children dear, the sweets, I hear, are growing on the trees
G DGold comes rushing out the river straight into your hands
G C D G G / C / D / GIf you make your home in the American land
G C GThere's diamonds in the sidewalks, there's gutters lined in song
G DDear I hear that beer flows through the faucets all night long
G DThere's treasure for the taking, for any hard working man
G C D G G / C / D / GWho’ll make his home in the American land
G C G G D G D G / C / D / G
G C GI docked at Ellis Island in a city of light and spire
G DI wandered to the valley of red-hot steel and fire
G DWe made the steel that built the cities with the sweat of our two hands
G C D G G / C / D / GAnd made our home in the American land
G C GThere's diamonds in the sidewalk, there's gutters lined in song
G DDear I hear that beer flows through the faucets all night long
G DThere's treasure for the taking, for any hard working man
G C D G G / C / D / GWho will make his home in the American land
C G C C D C G G / C / D / G
G C GMcNicholas, the Posalski's, the Smiths, the Zurrilis too
G DThe Blacks, the Irish, Italians, the Germans and the Jews
G DCome across the water a 1000 miles from home
G C D Gwith nothing in their bellies and a fire down below
G C GThey died building the railroads, worked to bones and skin
G DThey died in the fields and factories, names scattered in the wind
G DThey died to get here a hundred years ago, they're dyin' now
G C D GThe hands that built the country we're all trying to keep down
G C GThere's diamonds in the sidewalk, there's gutters lined in song
G DDear I hear that beer flows through the faucets all night long
G DThere's treasure for the taking, for any hard working man
G C D GWho will make his home in the American land (3 times)
D G D D A D A D / G / A / D
C G C C D C G G / C / D / G (3 times)
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