Artist Counting Crows
Album Hard Candy
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Chords in this song

D chordG chordGadd9 chord

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Gadd9Gadd9 chord                  AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                                DD chord
With a pink hotel, a boutique, and a swingin' hot spot


DD chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gadd9Gadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                 AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


DD chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Gadd9Gadd9 chord                                DD chord
They took all the trees, and put em in a tree museum
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                                  DD chord
And they charged the people a dollar and a half to see them


No, no, no
DD chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gadd9Gadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                  AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


DD chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


       Gadd9Gadd9 chord                      DD chord
Hey farmer, farmer, put away your DDT
                Gadd9Gadd9 chord
I don't care about spots on my apples
                     DD chord
Leave me the birds and the bees

Please
DD chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gadd9Gadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                  AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot
              Gadd9Gadd9 chord             AA chord               DD chord
Hey now, they paved paradise to put up a parking lot


Why not?
DD chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop


Solo
   Gadd9Gadd9 chordDD chord - x3 -
   Gadd9Gadd9 chord - let ring -
          
                          DD chord
Listen, late last night, I heard the screen door slam
    Gadd9Gadd9 chord        AA chord              DD chord
And a big yellow taxi took my girl away


DD chord
Don't it always seem to go
         Gadd9Gadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                  AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


     DD chord
Well, don't it always seem to go
        Gadd9Gadd9 chord                       Gadd9Gadd9 chord
That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                  AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Why not?
    Gadd9Gadd9 chord              AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot

Hey hey hey
Gadd9Gadd9 chord              AA chord                   DD chord
Paved paradise and put up a parking lot


DD chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Ooooh, bop bop bop
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

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

Hey, hey, hey
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Now you wanna give it

I should wanna give it
            DD chord
Now you wanna giving it all away
Gadd9Gadd9 chord
I don't wanna give it

Why you wanna give it
            DD chord
Why you wanna giving it all away
        Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Hey, hey, givin it all,
AA chord        DD chord                Gadd9Gadd9 chord
givin it all....away
          DD chord                Gadd9Gadd9 chord
Why do you want me?
          DD chord
Why do you want me?
Gadd9Gadd9 chord                  AA chord                   DD chord
They paved paradise and put up a parking lot


Outro: Gadd9Gadd9 chordDD chord - fade out -    
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