Artist Counting Crows
Album Hard Candy
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Chords in this song

D chordG chordFadd9 chord

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Fadd9Fadd9 chord                  GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                                CC chord
With a pink hotel, a boutique, and a swingin' hot spot


CC chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Fadd9Fadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                 GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


CC chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Fadd9Fadd9 chord                                CC chord
They took all the trees, and put em in a tree museum
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                                  CC chord
And they charged the people a dollar and a half to see them


No, no, no
CC chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Fadd9Fadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                  GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


CC chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


       Fadd9Fadd9 chord                      CC chord
Hey farmer, farmer, put away your DDT
                Fadd9Fadd9 chord
I don't care about spots on my apples
                     CC chord
Leave me the birds and the bees

Please
CC chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Fadd9Fadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                  GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
              Fadd9Fadd9 chord             GG chord               CC chord
Hey now, they paved paradise to put up a parking lot


Why not?
CC chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Solo
   Fadd9Fadd9 chordCC chord - x3 -
   Fadd9Fadd9 chord - let ring -
          
                          CC chord
Listen, late last night, I heard the screen door slam
    Fadd9Fadd9 chord        GG chord              CC chord
And a big yellow taxi took my girl away


CC chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Fadd9Fadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                  GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


     CC chord
Well, don't it always seem to go
        Fadd9Fadd9 chord                       Fadd9Fadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                  GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Why not?
    Fadd9Fadd9 chord              GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot

Hey hey hey
Fadd9Fadd9 chord              GG chord                   CC chord
Paved paradise and put up a parking lot


CC chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

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

Hey, hey, hey
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Now you wanna give it

I should wanna give it
            CC chord
Now you wanna giving it all away
Fadd9Fadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

Why you wanna give it
            CC chord
Why you wanna giving it all away
        Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Hey, hey, givin it all,
GG chord        CC chord                Fadd9Fadd9 chord
givin it all....away
          CC chord                Fadd9Fadd9 chord
Why do you want me?
          CC chord
Why do you want me?
Fadd9Fadd9 chord                  GG chord                   CC chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Outro: Fadd9Fadd9 chordCC chord - fade out -    
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