Faith Hill – American Heart chords

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A wonderful anthemic song with beautiful chord and key changes.
I have seen it played live (on video) with the rhythm guitar capo’d at 2. 
I’m sure there are very good reasons for this but I prefer playing it this way...

Chords 
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D      X02320
Dmaj7  xx0222
G      320033
E      022100
Bm     x24322
A      x02220
F#     244322
Emaj7  021100
G#     466544
C#m    x46654
B      x24442
A/E    002220


Intro
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D   G    x 2


Verse 1
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D Dmaj7She's up before the sun on the run
GAnother dollar another day another cup of coffee
D GThank you Lord for giving me one more
D Dmaj7She still leans on her dreams but it seems
GSome-times she's the only one who still believes
Bm A GThat life is hard so she takes it on with an A-merican heart
Chorus 1 ========
D Dmaj7And it beats like a drum down in New Orleans
GSings like a Motown melody
D GIt dreams like California bigger than the Texas sky
D F# Bm A GIt bleeds it scars but it shines when times get hard
D /F# G And you can't break an American heart
D /F# G Verse 2 =======
D Dmaj7From the small town friday night lights
GTo the Broadway neon burning up bright
D GWe're all the same and it's in our veins
D Dmaj7A spirit that you can't keep down
GA fire inside that'll never burn out
Bm A GIf you are the owner of an A-merican heart
Chorus 2 (key change!) ========
E Emaj7Cos it beats like a drum down in New Orleans
ASings like a Motown melody
E AIt dreams like California bigger than the Texas sky
E G# C#m B AIt bleeds it scars but it shines when times get hard
C#m /D# E /G# A And you can't break an American heart
C#m /D# E /G# A An American heart
Chorus 3 ========
E Emaj7And it beats like a drum down in New Orleans
ASings like a Motown melody
E AIt dreams like California bigger than the Texas sky
E G# C#m B AIt bleeds it scars but it shines when times get hard
A/E E /G# A And you can't break you can't break an American heart
E /G# A An American heart
E An American heart
God bless America land of the free God bless America ----------------------------------------- I hope I've done it justice! Kevin O'Brien Watford England November 2012 watfordkev@gmail.com
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