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Americanos chords

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Holly Johnson,lead singer with Frankie Goes To Hollywood had a top 3 hit in the Uk with this tune,best on electric guitar with reverb to add echo,chorus for richness of sound and tremolo for a little wobble effect. Was this info helpful? Yes No
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Whole Song 112 bpm
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Holly Johnson - Americanos                 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Svki4Rp9tlU

   [Intro]
N.C
Americanos
A    A   A   A
         Heyey...


   [Verse 1]
A                       F#m       
There's a place where a kid without a cent   
       Bm            E
He can grow up to be president (To be president)
A                           F#m
A magic kingdom filled with Barbie dolls
          Bm                  E                    A       F#m
If you've got the time we can make it a good time, ooohooo
   Bm   E
Oh yeah


   [Chorus]
A           F#m
Americanos, blue jeans and chinos
Bm              E
Coke, Pepsi and Oreos
A                  F#m
Americanos ooohhh, movies and heroes
       Bm
In the land of the free
        E                   A   F#m
You can be what you wanna be
   Bm    E
Oh yeah


   [Verse 2]
A                          F#m
They know how to advertise,Sell you anything at any price
Bm             E
Need it or not,That's what you got, yeeeah
A                        F#m
Take no bull from anyone,We just wanna have some fun
Bm                       E                             A        F#m
We got the Queen of Soul,Created Rock'n Roll, yeeeah! (Queen of Soul!)
   Bm       E
Oh yeaheahea.


   [Chorus]
A           F#m
Americanos, blue jeans and chinos
Bm              E
Coke, Pepsi and Oreos
A           F#m
Americanos, low riding Chicanos
       Bm
In the land of the free
        E                  A     F#m
You can be what you wanna be (Be what you wanted)
Bm     E
Heyeyeyey...


   [Bridge]
A                  F#m      
Take it as a bid, one time
A    F#m     A     F#m

Bm    E
Well


   [Verse 3]
A                  F#m
Satellite stations across the nation
Bm              E               A
That's cable TV for you and me, ahaha
A                      F#m
I'm cleaning kitchens, washing pots and pans
Bm                     E
Everything's organized from crime to leisure time
A                
High schools and swimming pools
F#m                    Bm   E
King sharks and fools, ooohooo


   [Chorus]
A           F#m
Americanos, blue jeans and chinos
Bm              E
Coke, Pepsi and Oreos
A           F#m
Americanos, movies and heroes
        Bm
In the land of the free
        E                    A        F#m    
You can be what you wanna be (Be what you wanted)
   Bm             E
Oh yeaheaheaheah, Well


   [Chorus]
A           F#m
Americanos, blue jeans and chinos
Bm              E
Coke, Pepsi and Oreos


   [Outro]
A           F#m
Americanos, movies and heroes
       Bm
In the land of the free
        E                 A
You can be what you wanna be



Mark W

            
            
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