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Intro:
AmAm chord FF chord DmDm chord GG chord			       AmAm chord	   FF chord   GG chord	 GG chord
	   Sha la la la la la la      uh huh...


AmAm chord 			    FF chord 	   DmDm chord 		GG chord
I was down at the New Amsterdam staring at this yellow-haired girl
    AmAm chord 			      FF chord 	
Mr. Jones strikes up a conversation 
	  GG chord
with this black-haired flamenco dancer
AmAm chord 			    FF chord 	    DmDm chord 			    GG chord
She dances while his father plays guitar.  She's suddenly beautiful
   AmAm chord 		    FF chord 	   GG chord
We all want something beautiful, I wish I was beautiful


  AmAm chord 			   FF chord
So come dance this silence down through the morning
DmDm chord 		    GG chord 	    AmAm chord 	  FF chord 	    GG chord			*
	Sha la la la la la la la  yeah		uh huh...
AmAm chord 	  FF chord 	    DmDm chord 			 GG chord
Cut up, Maria!  Show me some of them Spanish dances
AmAm chord 	    FF chord 	    GG chord
Pass me a bottle, Mr. Jones
AmAm chord 	     FF chord    DmDm chord 		     GG chord
Believe in me.  Help me believe in anything
 AmAm chord 		  FF chord 		    GG chord
'Cause I want to be someone who believes


CC chord    FF chord 	     GG chord
Mr. Jones and me tell each other fairy tales
CC chord 			     FF chord
Stare at the beautiful women
GG chord
"She's looking at you.  Ah, no, no, she's looking at me."
CC chord 		   FF chord 			GG chord
Smiling in the bright lights, coming through in stereo
     CC chord 	   FF chord 		  GG chord
When everybody loves you, you can never be lonely


AmAm chord 		    FF chord 	 
I will paint my picture.  
DmDm chord 			GG chord
Paint myself in blue and red and black and gray
AmAm chord 			   FF chord 			  GG chord
All of the beautiful colors are very, very meaningful
     AmAm chord 			 FF chord 	   DmDm chord 	  GG chord 		*
- you know - Gray is my favorite color I felt so symbolic yesterday
AmAm chord 		FF chord 		  GG chord
If I knew Picasso I would buy myself a gray guitar and play


CC chord   FF chord 	     GG chord
Mr. Jones and me look into the future
CC chord 			      FF chord
Stare at the beautiful women
GG chord
"She's looking at you.  Uh, I don't think so.  She's looking at me."
CC chord 		     FF chord 	  GG chord
Standing in the spotlight I bought myself a gray guitar
     CC chord 	   FF chord 		 GG chord 			   AmAm chord
When everybody loves me, I will never be lonely


     AmAm chord
I will never be lonely
  GG chord
I will never be lonely


AmAm chord 			    FF chord
I want to be a lion.  Everybody wants to pass as cats
AmAm chord 				
We All want to be big, big stars, 
	        GG chord
but we got different reasons for that.
AmAm chord 			  	 FF chord
Believe in me because I don't believe in anything
    AmAm chord 					 GG chord
And I want to be someone to believe, to believe, to believe.


CC chord   FF chord 	     GG chord
Mr. Jones and me stumbling through the barrio
  CC chord 				 FF chord
Yeah we stare at the beautiful women
 GG chord
"She's perfect for you, man, there's got to be somebody for me."
CC chord 		     FF chord
I want to be Bob Dylan
   GG chord
Mr. Jones wishes he was someone just a little more funky

     CC chord 	   FF chord 		  GG chord
When everybody loves you, son, that's just about as funky as you can be.


CC chord    FF chord 	     GG chord
Mr. Jones and me staring at the video
 CC chord 		     FF chord 		     GG chord
When I look at the television, I want to see me staring right back at me.
CC chord 			FF chord 			GG chord
We all want to be big stars, but we don't know why, and we don't know how.
   CC chord 		   FF chord 			 	GG chord
But when everybody loves me, I'm going to be just about as happy as I can be.
CC chord   FF chord 		GG chord
Mr. Jones and me, we're gonna be big stars...    

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