Tenacious D – The Ballad Of Hollywood Jack chords
This is a modified version of DeX3's chord write up. 95% of the work is his, I just tweaked a couple of chords and added a walkdown which sounds closer to the real thing to my ear.CHORDS TABS Em C D/F G B7 C* walkdown (into B7)E -3- -0- -2- -3- -2- E-----------|B -0- -1- -3- -0- -0- B---1-1-1---|G -0- -0- -2- -0- -2- G---0-0-0---|D -2- -2- -0- -0- -1- D---2-0-0---|A -2- -3- -0- -2- -2- A---3-3-0---|E -0- -3- -2- -3- -0- E---3-3-3---|INTRO: 2x: Em C D/FEm C D/FThis is the ballad of Hollywood Jack and the Rage CageEm C D/FNothing could stop them when Jables and Rage hit the stageEm C D/FAnd Hollywood Jack hit the big time and when to make moviesEm C D/FRage Kage was left far behind in the dust of his dreamsEm D/F G C* B7And he grumbled and growled and watched Hollywood Jack on Jay LenoEm D/F G C* B7He bellowed and said he'd be nothing without help from KageEm D/F G C* B7He burned up the photos of Jables and Kage doing mushroomsEm D/F G C* B7"Fuck him, I don't need no Hollywood Jack anyway"Em C D/FSo Hollywood Jack lived up high on a hill in a bubbleEm C D/FAnd Rage Kage lived deep in the broiling valley belowEm CYes, the Rage Kage bubbled with rageD/FHe looked at the groundB7And he looked on the stageEmThe lava was throwingC D/F B7And boiling inside the old KageEm D/F G C* B7As Hollywood Jack climbed the ladder of stardom before himEm D/F G C* B7He watched as his indie credentials flew right out the doorEm D/F G C* B7He'd make millions and then he'd go out and he'd make even more millionsEm D/F G C* B7He'd screen KG's calls and snort coke of the ass of a whoreEmNo one respected himCThey just rejected himG D/FNo one would represent KageEm CLeft on the streets of his dreamsD/F B7he would cry, and he'd rage for the stageAhahaaa FLUTE SOLO: 4x: Em C D/F B7Em C D/FThen Hollywood Jack got a message that Kage was in troubleEm C D/FThey sent Kage away cause he had gone completely insaneEm C D/FSo Hollywood Jack jumped upon a jetplane and flew all that night through the rainEm C D/FTo be with his friend to see what remained of his brainEm D/F G C* B7Then Hollywood Jack told the doctors: "You got to retrieve him!"Em D/F G C* B7You've got the technology, use the techniques of your tradeEm D/F G C* B7He grabbed their lapels and he screamed "BY GOD YOU MUST SAVE HIM!"Em D/F G C* B7Because Rage Kage and I; can't you see that were one and the same!Aaaah!EmRAGE KAGE!COH RAGE KAGE!G D/FThere'd be magic inside that old nameEmAnd you know,Cyes you knowG D/FWhen you're going completely insaneEmOh Rage Kage!COh Rage Kage!G D/FOh the lion will roar once againEmAnd you knowCYes you knowG B7When you're going completely insaneEm D/F G C B7Nothing and no one could harm the old Rage Kage again,Em D/F G C B7Nothing and no one could harm the old Rage Kage again,Em D/F G C B7Nothing and no one could harm the old Rage Kage again,Em D/F G C B7Nothing and no one could harm the old Rage Kage again,Em D/F G C B7Nothing and no one could harm the old Rage Kage again,Em D/F G C B7Hollywood Jack and the Rage Kage were out once again.