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American Idiot Chords

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american idiot
by:green day
chords by:Lumina(july)

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INTRO:  A D G D A G

Don't wanna be an American idiot.

A D G D A G

(no chords)                              
Don't want a nation under the new media.

A D G D A G

(no chords)                          
And can you hear the sound of hysteria?

A D G D A G

(no chords)                   
The subliminal mindfuck America.   A D G D A G

Chorus:

D
Welcome to a new kind of tension.

A
All across the alien nation.

E                            A
Everything isn't meant to be okay.

D
Television dreams of tomorrow.

A
We're not the ones who're meant to follow.

E
For that's enough to argue


A D G D A G

A D G D A G
Verse 2:

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Well maybe I'm the faggot America.

A D G D A G

(no chords)                      
I'm not a part of a redneck agenda.

A D G D A G

(no chords)                  
Now everybody do the propaganda.

A D G D A G

(no chords)                         
And sing along in the age of paranoia.



Chorus:

D
Welcome to a new kind of tension.

A
All across the alien nation.

E                           A
Everything isn't meant to be okay.

D
Television dreams of tomorrow.

A
We're not the ones who're meant to follow.

E
Convincing them to walk you.

A D G D A G
A D G D A G
A D G D A G



BRIDGE:
D  A  E  A
D  A  E  A
(INTRO)
Verse 3:


VerseII:
A
Don't wanna be an American idiot.
  

One nation controlled by the media.

A    D      G  D         A   G
Information nation of hysteria.

(no chords)
It's going out to idiot America.



Chorus:

D
Welcome to a new kind of tension.

A
All across the alien nation.

E                           A
Everything isn't meant to be okay.

D
Television dreams of tomorrow.

A
We're not the ones who're meant to follow.

E
Convincing them to walk you.



Outro:

A D G D A G
A D G D A G

END:
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Mike_rocka_boy wrote on March 1 2005, 12:00 am

Hey this is good but one thing.... THE LYRICS MAN!! You have got the lyrics wrong and you should at least get that rite. Co

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MoshMaster101 wrote on April 6 2005, 12:00 am

This is good, except you've got to tune the strings a semitone lower for it to sound completely right.

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Xsaz_luvz_punkX wrote on August 29 2005, 12:00 am

jesus man. no one can get lyrics rite its nae exactly hard for american idiot. look in the american idiot album book n copi em from there. xox

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