Artist Counting Crows
Album Hard Candy
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Chords in this song

D chordG chordDadd9 chord

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Dadd9Dadd9 chord                  EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                                AA chord
With a pink hotel, a boutique, and a swingin' hot spot


AA chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Dadd9Dadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                 EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


AA chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Dadd9Dadd9 chord                                AA chord
They took all the trees, and put em in a tree museum
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                                  AA chord
And they charged the people a dollar and a half to see them


No, no, no
AA chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Dadd9Dadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                  EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


AA chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


       Dadd9Dadd9 chord                      AA chord
Hey farmer, farmer, put away your DDT
                Dadd9Dadd9 chord
I don't care about spots on my apples
                     AA chord
Leave me the birds and the bees

Please
AA chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Dadd9Dadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                  EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
              Dadd9Dadd9 chord             EE chord               AA chord
Hey now, they paved paradise to put up a parking lot


Why not?
AA chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Solo
   Dadd9Dadd9 chordAA chord - x3 -
   Dadd9Dadd9 chord - let ring -
          
                          AA chord
Listen, late last night, I heard the screen door slam
    Dadd9Dadd9 chord        EE chord              AA chord
And a big yellow taxi took my girl away


AA chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Dadd9Dadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                  EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


     AA chord
Well, don't it always seem to go
        Dadd9Dadd9 chord                       Dadd9Dadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                  EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Why not?
    Dadd9Dadd9 chord              EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot

Hey hey hey
Dadd9Dadd9 chord              EE chord                   AA chord
Paved paradise and put up a parking lot


AA chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

Why you wanna give it
            AA chord
Why you wanna giving it all away

Hey, hey, hey
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Now you wanna give it

I should wanna give it
            AA chord
Now you wanna giving it all away
Dadd9Dadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

Why you wanna give it
            AA chord
Why you wanna giving it all away
        Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Hey, hey, givin it all,
EE chord        AA chord                Dadd9Dadd9 chord
givin it all....away
          AA chord                Dadd9Dadd9 chord
Why do you want me?
          AA chord
Why do you want me?
Dadd9Dadd9 chord                  EE chord                   AA chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Outro: Dadd9Dadd9 chordAA chord - fade out -    
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