Alibi chords with lyrics by Elvis Costello - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Elvis Costello – Alibi chords

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[Intro]
F#m  D E (x2)

[Verse 1]
F#mYou did it, 'cos you want it
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mAnd you took it, 'cause you need it
D EAlibi, alibi
[Chorus]
A E7 ABut if I've done something wrong
E7 AThere're no ifs and buts
E7 A'Cause I love you just as much
E7 F#mAs I hate your guts
Alibi, alibi, alibi... [Verse 2]
F#mYou don't need anybody
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mBut you are the only one who knows this
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mYou deserve it, 'cause you're special
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mMaybe Jesus wants you for a sunbeam
D EAlibi, alibi
[Chorus]
A E7 A E7 ABut if I left something out I apologize
E7 ABut if you look in my eyes
E7 F#mThen I sure you will see
Alibis, alibis, alibis... [Refrain]
C Em F Sometimes I'm so forgiving ohhhh oh
GEverything seems bad to me ohhhh oh
C Em F But I can't go on living ohhhh oh
With this
F#mAlibi, alibi, alibi, alibi...
[Verse 3]
F#mInsane, but I'm mundane
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mand you only wanted to be famous
D EAlibi alibi
F#mSorry that your mummy doesn't love you
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mStop me, if you've heard this
D EAlibi, alibi
[Chorus]
A E7 A But if I've done something right
E7 AThen don't be surprise
E7 AThere are soldiers who will kill
E7 A But be refuse to die
E7 ABut if I've done something wrong
E7 AThere are no ifs and buts
E7 A 'Cause I love you just as much
E7 As I hate your guts
F#m Alibi, alibi, alibi, alibi...
[Instrumental] F#m X4 [Verse 4]
F#mYou were weak
You couldn't help it
D EAlibi, alibi
F#m But you never had opponent
D EAlibi, alibi
[Chorus]
A E7 A E7 A But if I left something out I apologize.
E7 ABut if you look in my eyes
E7 F#m Then I sure you will see
Alibis, alibis, alibis [Verse 5]
F#mAnd you are such a people person
D EAlibi, alibi
F#m And I will be true to you forever
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mBut you stupid and you lazy
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mAnd may be we can make the future better
D EAlibi, alibi
[Chorus]
A E7 A But if I've done something wrong
E7 AThere's no ifs and buts
E7 A 'Cause I love you just as much
E7 F#mAs I hate your guts
Alibi, alibi, alibi [Refrain]
C Em F Sometimes I'm so forgiving ohhhh oh
GEverything seems bad to me ohhhh oh
C Em F But I can't go on living ohhhh oh
With this
F#mAlibi, alibi, alibi,
[Verse 6]
F#mYou were happy
You were poor
F#mAnd more honest
And that's your
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mSister is a whore
Brother isn't sure
D EAlibi, alibi
F#m You don't fit the body that you're trapped in
D EAlibi, alibi
F#mPapa's got a brand new
D EAlibi, alibi
[Chorus]
A E7 A But if I've done something wrong
E7 AThere's no ifs and buts
E7 A 'Cause I love you just as much
E7 AAs I hate your guts
E7 A E7 A But if I left something out I apologize.
E7 ABut if you look in my eyes
E7 F#mThen I sure you will see
Alibis, alibis, alibis alibis [Outro] F#m X4
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