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Black Like Me Acoustic Chords

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Black Like Me Chords by Spoon

With thanks to Neil Bost, Tim Sookram for doing most of the work and to YouTube.

Bm      799777 
E       022010
A       577655
A2      x02220
D       x57775
F#m     244222
Dm      xx0231
F       133210
E7      020100
C#m     91111999
A2/G#   4x2220
A2/G    3x2220

Bm   E (w/slide to x79997 or 121414131212)

Bm   E 

A          
I'm in need of someone
D
To take care of me tonight
A
As I walk into Dorian's
D
Can you see it in my eyes?

Bm
My boots are on the mend
E
And they ain’t walkin’ home
Bm                           E
Street tar and summer will do a job on your soul
Bm                           G
Street tar and summer will do a job on your soul

A    D    A    D
mmmmm

A                  
Jenny's watching cover shot
D
My head's feelin’ light
F#m
I’m in need of someone
Dm
Take care of me tonight

Bm           E
Anyhow, anyway, so I split
Bm
Just getting out of there,
E
Is gonna get me out of this

Bm
I spent the night in the map room,
G
I humanized the vacuum.  Yeah

INSTRUMENTAL
A       D

F#m     F (loud)

E       E/E7

F#m     Bm 
        
C#m     Dm

A
I'm in need of someone
D
Take care of me tonight.
F#m
Oh! and as I'm lookin out at you
Dm                         Bm
Can you seeee that in, in my eyes?

On the mend,
E
Now they could lead me home

A2           A2/G# 
Street tar and summer
A2/G    A2/G
will play a trick on your soul


[double time]
Bm             E
Oh Jenny's gone day and night
(yeah)
Bm                    E
Oh it makes me feel so light
(aw yeah)
Bm                     G   
Just somebody to care tonight

A2    A2/G#    A2/G    A2/G     

Bm                  E
Jenny's watching day and night
(yeah)
Bm                     E
Oh it makes me feel so light
(aw yeah)
Bm                     G
Just somebody to care tonight

A2    A2/G#    A2/G    A2/G     

Bm                    E
Ooooh, all the weird kids up front,
(yeah)
Bm                        E
Tell me what you know you want.
(aw yeah)
Bm                              G
Just somebody to care tonight. 

A2    A2/G#    A2/G    A2/G

A2/G   A2/G
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dmckenzie wrote on September 26 2008, 11:52 am

Beauty

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thewalrus29 wrote on April 23 2009, 03:14 pm

Fantastic job. Fantastic song. For the second chord of the Instrumental, I play Dm instead of D. I replace the C#m with Dm in the Instrumental as well.

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Jumpeplowski wrote on March 2 2011, 10:28 am

very good, only mistake is the C#m in instrumental that should be Dm

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