Killers - Battle Born chords version 1

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Released on September 17th 2012, "Battle Born"
is the homonimous track for the Killers' fourth album.
During the 2012-2013 Battle Born tour, this is the tune
that closes most of their setlists due its emotiveness.



Lyrics by B. Flowers, D. Keuning, M. Stoermer & R. Vannucci Jr.
Music by the Killers
Key of F# (it would be G but it's half step down
Tuning Eb (every string half step down)

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All chords relative to tuning

Am     X02210
C      X32010
Cm     X35543
Cadd9  X3203X
D      X00232 or X5777X
Em     022000 or X7998X
Fmaj7  X33210
G      320033
G*     355433


   INTRO

G D-C D-Em G-Am Am-Cadd9 C(Refer to song for timing, it'll be important for chorus and ending)
VERSES
G DYou lost faith in the human spirit
Fmaj7 CYou walk around like a ghost
Cm G*Your star-spangled heart
Am DTook a train for the coast
G DWhen you shine you're a hilltop mansion
Fmaj7 CSo how'd you lose the light?
Cm G*Was it blown by the wind,
Am DIn the still of the night?
CWe're up against the wall
CHORUS (strum like intro)
GUp against the wall
D-C D Em There's something dying on the street
When they knock you down
G-Am Cadd9 You're gonna get back on your feet
C D (No you can't stop now)
VERSES
G DI always saw you as a kind of keeper
Fmaj7 CA mother to a child
Cm G*But your boys have grown soft
Am D - Dsus2And your girls have gone wild
G DFrom the blue ridge to the black hills
Fmaj7 CTo the redwood sky
Cm GThe season may pass
Am DBut the dream doesn't die
CWhy did you drop the ball?
CHORUS (strum like intro)
GUp against the wall
D-C D Em There's something dying on the street
When they knock you down
G-Am Cadd9 You're gonna get back on your feet
C D (No you can't stop now)
GWhen they break your heart
D-C D Em When they cause your soul to mourn
Remember what I said
G-Am Cadd9 Boy you was battle born
C D(No, you can't stop now)
INTERLUDE
Em Am Cadd9 You was battle born...
Em C When the night falls on the land
Am Cadd9Are you haunted by the sound?...
Em Cadd9 It's gonna take more than a hand
AmTo turn this thing around
CWon't you lean it on me?
Am EmRescue, set me free
CHORUS (strum like intro)
GUp against the wall
D-C D Em There's something dying on the street
When they knock you down
G-Am Cadd9 You're gonna get back on your feet
C D Cause you can't stop now
GDid they break your heart?
D-C D Em Did they cause your soul to mourn
Remember what I said
G-Am Cadd9 Boy you was battle born
C DCause you can't stop now
GCome on show your face
D-C D Em Come on give us one more spark
So we'll start a fire
G-Am Cadd9 Unless we fall into the dark
C DAnd you can't stop now
GYou never know
If you never learn
D-C You never shine
If you never burn
D-Em The rising tide
The undertow
G-Am The venom and
The overflow
Cadd9You turn away
C Welcome home
G D-C D-Em G-Am Am-Cadd9 C G D-C D-Em G-Am Am-Cadd9 C G
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