Artist Counting Crows
Album Hard Candy
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Chords in this song

D chordG chordEbadd9 chord

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Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                  FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                                BbBb chord
With a pink hotel, a boutique, and a swingin' hot spot


BbBb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                 FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


BbBb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                                BbBb chord
They took all the trees, and put em in a tree museum
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                                  BbBb chord
And they charged the people a dollar and a half to see them


No, no, no
BbBb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                  FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


BbBb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


       Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                      BbBb chord
Hey farmer, farmer, put away your DDT
                Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
I don't care about spots on my apples
                     BbBb chord
Leave me the birds and the bees

Please
BbBb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                  FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
              Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord             FF chord               BbBb chord
Hey now, they paved paradise to put up a parking lot


Why not?
BbBb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Solo
   Ebadd9Ebadd9 chordBbBb chord - x3 -
   Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord - let ring -
          
                          BbBb chord
Listen, late last night, I heard the screen door slam
    Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord        FF chord              BbBb chord
And a big yellow taxi took my girl away


BbBb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                  FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


     BbBb chord
Well, don't it always seem to go
        Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                       Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                  FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Why not?
    Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord              FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot

Hey hey hey
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord              FF chord                   BbBb chord
Paved paradise and put up a parking lot


BbBb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

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

Hey, hey, hey
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Now you wanna give it

I should wanna give it
            BbBb chord
Now you wanna giving it all away
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

Why you wanna give it
            BbBb chord
Why you wanna giving it all away
        Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Hey, hey, givin it all,
FF chord        BbBb chord                Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
givin it all....away
          BbBb chord                Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord
Why do you want me?
          BbBb chord
Why do you want me?
Ebadd9Ebadd9 chord                  FF chord                   BbBb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Outro: Ebadd9Ebadd9 chordBbBb chord - fade out -    
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