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Song: The Election of 1800
Musical: Hamilton
Artist: Lin-Manuel Miranda
Tuning: standard, capo 1st

So I've tabbed this with a capo on 1st but if you want to play
it without a capo hit transpose +1

Note: Am/C can be played as Am if you're lazy like me

[intro]
[ENSEMBLE]
E
  The Election of 1800
D
[JEFFERSON]
  Can we get back to politics? Please? Yo. 

E
Ev'ry action has it's equal opposite reaction
D
John Adams shat the bed - I love the guy, 

but he's in traction
E
  Poor Alexander Hamilton he is

...missing in action,
D
  So now I'm facing Aaron Burr? 
D
With his own faction

[MADISON]
E                           Am/C 
He's very attractive in the north,
Am/C
The Yorkers like his chances.

[JEFFERSON]
C#m7                D7
He's not very forthcoming on any particular stances

[MADISON]
E
Ask him a question: it glances off
E
He obfuscates, he dances,

[JEFFERSON]
D
  And they say I'm a Francophile!
   D
At least they know I know where France is!

[MADISON]
E
Thomas, that's the problem, see,
They see burr as a less extreme you,
D
You need to change course; a key endorsement might redeem you

[JEFFERSON]
E
Who did you have in mind?
[MADISON]
E
  Don't laugh.
[JEFFERSON]
D
Who is it? 

[MADISON]
            N.C.
You used to work on the same staff                [JEFFERSON]
E                  Esus4                          
It might be nice, it might be nice,       //       whaaaaaaa
Dsus4         D                 E
       To get Hamilton on your side,
[BOTH]
               Esus4          Dsus4
It might be nice, it might be nice,
       D                E
To get Hamilton on your side!

[BURR]                             [ENSEMBLE]
E                                  
Talk less!                         //  Burr!
Smile more!                       //   Burr!
E/D
Don't let them know what you're 
against or what you're for!       //  Burr!
E
Shake hands with him!            //  Burr!
Charm her!                       // Burr!
E/D
It's 1800, ladies tell your husbands;
Vote for Burr!                // vote for Burr!

E                              Am/C
-I don't like Adams -well he's gonna lose, that's just defeatist
C#m7                          D7
-and Jefferson? -in love with France! -yeah he's so elitist!
E
-I like that Aaron Burr -I can't believe we're here with him!
Dsus4                           D
-he seems approachable..? -like you could grab a beer with him

[ENSEMBLE]
E              Esus4
Dear Mr Hamilton,
Your fellow Fed'ralists would               [HAMILTON]
E/D
like to know how you'll be voting  // it's quiet uptown
E              Esus4
Dear Mr Hamilton,
                           E/D
John Adams doesn't stand a chance 
so who are you promoting?          // it's quiet uptown 
E                                Esus4
Jefferson or Burr? Jefferson or Burr?

We know it's lose - lose
E/D
Jefferson or Burr? Jefferson or Burr? 

But if ya had to choose,                    [ENSEMBLE]
E                                Esus4
Jefferson or Burr? Jefferson or Burr?  // dear Mr Hamilton

We know it's lose - lose             // John Adams doesn't stand a chance 
E/D
Jefferson or Burr? Jefferson or Burr? // so who are you promoting?

[ALL]
E/D
But if ya had to choose,

[HAMILTON]
E
Well, if it isn't Aaron Burr, sir

[BURR]
    D
Alexander!

[HAMILTON]
                       D
You've created quite a stir, sir

[BURR] 
           E
I'm going door to door!

[HAMILTON]
                                           D
You're openly campaigning? (Sure!) That's new. 

[BURR]
D
Honestly it's kinda draining

[HAMILTON]
             E (pluck string name)          D
Burr- (Sir!) is there anything you wouldn't do?

[BURR]
         A (also pluck)
No, I'm chasing what I want, and you know what?

[HAMILTON]
N.C.
What?

[BURR] 
N.C.
I learned that from you. 

[ENSEMBLE]
E
If you had to choose,
Am/C
If you had to choose,

[MADISON]
N.C.
It's a tie!

[ENSEMBLE]
E
If you had to choose,
Am/C
If you had to choose

[JEFFERSON]
N.C.
It's up to the delegates

[ENSEMBLE]
E
If you had to choose,
Am/C
If you had to choose

[JEFF/MADS]
N.C.
It's up to Hamilton!

[ENSEMBLE]
E
If you had to choose,
E
Jefferson or Burr! (Jefferson or Burr!)
D
Choose! Choose! Choose!

[HAMILTON]                    [ENSEMBLE]
      E
Yo.                     //       Oh!
The people are asking 
           E/D
to hear my voice       //         Oh!
The country is facing 
            E
a difficult choice      //        Oh!
                                   E/D
And if you were to ask me who I'd promote...
                       E
Jefferson has my vote.    //       Oh!
                                 Am/C
I've never agreed with Jefferson once // oh!
                                         C#m7
We've fought on like 75 different fronts // oh!
                                  D7
But when all is said and all is done
                       N.C.
Jefferson has beliefs; Burr has none. // ooooh

[JEFFERSON/MADISON]
E                  Esus4             Dsus4
Well I'll be damned, well I'll be damned,
[MADISON]
D
Hamilton's on your side.

[JEFFERSON/MADISON/ENSEMBLE]
E                   Esus4           Dsus4
Well I'll be damned, well I'll be damned,

[MADISON]
     D
And... you won in a landslide

[BURR]
E             Am/C
Congrats on a race well run,  // [JEFFERSON]
C#m7             D7
I did give you a fight        //  uh-huh. 
E
I look forward to our partnership

[JEFFERSON]
E
Our partnership?

[BURR]
D
As your Vice President 

[JEFFERSON]
                   E
Hahaha yeah right! You hear dis guy?
               D
Man openly campaigns against me, talkin' bout
D
"I look forward to our partnership"

[MADISON]
E
It is crazy that the guy who comes second
        D
gets to be Vice President 

[JEFFERSON]
N.C.
Oo! You know what? We could change that!
N.C
You know why? (Why?)
N.C
'Cause I'm the president. 
N.C.
Burr, when you see Hamilton, thank him for the endorsement
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