Chords in this song

A# chordC chordFm chordD# chordD chordGm chordE chordF# chordF chordCm chord

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CmCm chord
Remember when you were young,
BB chord                 EbEb chord
You shone like the sun.
AbAb chord   GmGm chord   FmFm chord   EbEb chord    BbBb chord
Shine on you crazy diamond.
CmCm chord
Now there's a look in your eyes,
BB chord                      EbEb chord
Like black holes in the sky.
AbAb chord   GmGm chord   FmFm chord  EbEb chord    BbBb chord
Shine on you crazy diamond.


         CmCm chord 
You were caught in the crossfire
   CmCm chord   
Of childhood and stardom,
CmCm chord                 FF chord 
Blown on the steel breeze.
AbAb chord                     AA chord   
Come on you target for faraway laughter,
EbEb chord                     GmGm chord          GG chord          CmCm chord
Come on you stranger, you legend, you martyr, and shine

Solo: CmCm chord  BB chord  EbEb chord  AbAb chord  GmGm chord  FmFm chord  EbEb chord  BbBb chord

    CmCm chord
You reached for the secret too soon,
BB chord                EbEb chord
You cried for the moon.
AbAb chord   GmGm chord    FmFm chord  EbEb chord  BbBb chord
Shine on you crazy diamond.
CmCm chord
Threatened by shadows at night,
BB chord                 EbEb chord
And exposed in the light.
AbAb chord   GmGm chord   FmFm chord  EbEb chord  BbBb chord
Shine on you crazy diamond.


         CmCm chord 
Well you wore out your welcome
    CmCm chord   
With random precision,
CmCm chord                FF chord 
Rode on the steel breeze.
AbAb chord                     AA chord   
Come on you raver, you seer of visions,
EbEb chord                     GmGm chord         GG chord           CmCm chord
Come on you painter, you piper, you prisoner and shine

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