Artist Counting Crows
Album Hard Candy
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Chords in this song

D chordG chordGbadd9 chord

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Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                  AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                                DbDb chord
With a pink hotel, a boutique, and a swingin' hot spot


DbDb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                 AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


DbDb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                                DbDb chord
They took all the trees, and put em in a tree museum
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                                  DbDb chord
And they charged the people a dollar and a half to see them


No, no, no
DbDb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                  AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


DbDb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


       Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                      DbDb chord
Hey farmer, farmer, put away your DDT
                Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
I don't care about spots on my apples
                     DbDb chord
Leave me the birds and the bees

Please
DbDb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                  AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
              Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord             AbAb chord               DbDb chord
Hey now, they paved paradise to put up a parking lot


Why not?
DbDb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Solo
   Gbadd9Gbadd9 chordDbDb chord - x3 -
   Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord - let ring -
          
                          DbDb chord
Listen, late last night, I heard the screen door slam
    Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord        AbAb chord              DbDb chord
And a big yellow taxi took my girl away


DbDb chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                  AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


     DbDb chord
Well, don't it always seem to go
        Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                       Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                  AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Why not?
    Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord              AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot

Hey hey hey
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord              AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
Paved paradise and put up a parking lot


DbDb chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

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

Hey, hey, hey
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Now you wanna give it

I should wanna give it
            DbDb chord
Now you wanna giving it all away
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

Why you wanna give it
            DbDb chord
Why you wanna giving it all away
        Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Hey, hey, givin it all,
AbAb chord        DbDb chord                Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
givin it all....away
          DbDb chord                Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord
Why do you want me?
          DbDb chord
Why do you want me?
Gbadd9Gbadd9 chord                  AbAb chord                   DbDb chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Outro: Gbadd9Gbadd9 chordDbDb chord - fade out -    
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