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(#)= ANY NUMBER IN PARENTHASIS IS THE SONG NUMBER

(1). ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST_________

     Em                                                                  \      
                          A
1. Steve walks warily down the street, with the brim pulled way down low.

Em                                                                       \      
                      A
    Ain't no sound but the sound of his feet, machine guns ready to go.
                   C                       G
    Are you ready, are you ready for this,
                   C                                           G
    are you hanging on the edge of your seat?
C                                         G            A      
                            D
    Out of the doorway the bullets rip,     to the sound of the beat. Yeah!
Em                                   A    E                   
                     A
    Another one bites the dust.     Another one bites the dust.
                E                                                               
                                   A
    And another one gone, and another one gone , another one bites the dust.
    F#m                                                                         
 B       EmAEmA
    Hey, I'm gonna get you too, another one bites the dust.
     

  Em                                                                         
                           A
2. How do you think I'm going to get along, without you, when you're gone.
            Em                                                                  
                        A
    You took me for everything that I had, and kicked me out on my own.
                    C                      G                    
                                 G
    Are you happy, are you satisfied, how long can you stand the heat?
      C                                   G           A       
                          D
    Out of the doorway the bullets rip,   to the sound of the beat.  + CHORUS
      Em                                          Em
    Another one bites the dust.    Another one bites the dust.
      Em                                           Em
    Another one bites the dust.    Another one bites the dust.

                      Em                                                        
                             A
3. There are plenty of ways you can hurt a man, and bring him to the ground.
                  Em
   You can beat him, you can cheat him, you can treat him bad,
                                                A
    and leave him when he's down.
                  C                     G                           
                                  G
    But I'm ready, yes I'm ready for you, I'm standing on my own two feet.
      C                                   G                   
                                   D
    Out of the doorway the bullets rip, repeating the sound of the beat.

    + CHORUS    + Em - A - Em - A Em    (capo 1st)


________________________________________________


(2). CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE_________

     D ~             D                         G             
      G
1.          This thing called love, I just can't handle it,
             D                            G          C        
 G
    this thing called love, I must get round to it,
                D        Bb             C               D
    I ain't ready, crazy little thing called love.

              D
2. This thing (this thing) called love (called love),
         G                                  C           G
    it cries (like a baby) in a cradle all night.
          D
    it swings (woo woo) it jives (woo woo),
           G                            C     G
    it shakes all over like a jelly fish
                D          Bb             C                D
    I kinda like it - crazy little thing called love.
      - - - - - - - - - - -  G               C                            G
    There goes my baby, she knows how to rock'n'roll,
                             Bb                            E
    she drives me crazy, she gives me hot and cold fever -
             A - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  - A - F - E - A
    she leaves me in a cool cool sweat.

                      D                     G          C      
  G
3. I gotta be cool, relax, get hip, get on my tracks,
               D                                    G                  
                 C     G
   take a back seat, hitchhike and take a long ride on my motorbike,
                    D         Bb             C               D
    until I'm ready - crazy little thing called love.
   Bb - D - Bb - E - A         + repeat verse 3  + repeat verse 1
       Bb     C                D
    Crazy thing called love, yeah yeah ! (repeat 5x and fade…)

_____________________________________________________


(3). FRIENDS WILL BE FRIENDS_________

    G - B7 - Em - G7 - C - F - C

    G                                D
1.     Another red letter day,
                 Em                                       Bm           
     D
    so the pound has dropped and the children are creating.
C                                  Am
    The other half ran away,
               D         C                         G          
      D
    taking all the cash and leaving you with the lumber.
G                                B7                        Em
    Got a pain in the chest. Doctor’s on strike.
                                    G7
    What you need is a rest.
               Am                                  D                   
  D7
    It’s not easy, love, but you got friends you can trust.
   C                     A
Friends will be friends,
                           G                                     Em    
         G
when you’re in need of love they give you care and attention.
D                           B7
    Friends will be friends,
                        Em                               C
when you’re through with life and all hope is lost,
         G                                 A                     C      - D - - - - - - -- - -
hold out your hand, cause friends will be friends --- right to the end.

    - G - B7 - Em - G7 - C - F - C

   G                                    D
2.      Now it’s a beautiful day,

          Em                           Bm                     D
    the postman delivered a letter from your lover.
C                                  Am
    Only a phone call away,
                      D             C                      G  
                  D
    you try to track him down, but somebody stole his number.
G                          B7                                     Em
    It’s a matter of fact, you’re getting used to life
                                           G7
    without him in your own way.
               Am                                       D              
       D7
    It’s not easy, love, ‘cause you got friends you can trust.
   C                     A
Friends will be friends,
                           G                                     Em    
         G
when you’re in need of love they give you care and attention.
D                           B7
    Friends will be friends,
                        Em                              C
when you’re through with life and all hope is lost,
         G                                  A                     C      - D - - - - - - -- - -
hold out your hand, ‘cause friends will be friends --- right to the end.

    + G - F - C - Bb              G - 
- C - Bb

3. Instrumental = verse 2 (except last line which is sung again)

    G - D           - Em - Bm - D

    C - Am          D - C - G - D  
          G - B7 - Em     - G7

               Am                                     D                
    D7

    It’s so easy now ‘cause you got friends you can trust.

+ CHORUS   +

   C                     A
Friends will be friends,
                           G                                     Em    
        G
when you’re in need of love they give you care and attention.
D                           B7
    Friends will be friends,
                        Em                              C
when you’re through with life and all hope is lost,
  G                                       A                 C 
- D
hold out your hand, ‘cause right to the end --- friends will be friends.

+ CHORUS as instrumental (2x)

____________________________________________

(4). I WANT TO BREAK FREE_________________

                              C
1. I want to break free, I want to break free,

    I want to break free from your lies, you're so self satisfied,
                  F                                        C
    I don't need you. I've got to break free.
               G        F                   G                 
 C
    God knows, God knows I want to break free.

                         C
2. I've fallen in love, I've fallen in love for the first time,
                                                 F                          C
    and this time I know it's for real, I've fallen in love, yeah.
               G        F                       G           C
    God knows, God knows I've fallen in love.
             G                   F
    It's strange but it's true,
        G                                       F
    I can't get over the way you love me like you do,
             Am                                  D
    but I have to be sure, when I walk out that door.
F                    G              Am           G   
            G              Am
    Oh, how I want to be free, baby,      oh how I want to be free,
G  F               G                   C
    oh, how I want to break free.

                                C
3. But life still goes on,
    I can't get used to, living without, living without, living without you
                F                                      C
    by my side, I don't want to live alone, hey.
               G        F              G                   C
    God knows,      got to make it on my own.
                                   G   F          G           
      C
    So baby can't you see,     I've got to break free.
    I've got to break free, I want to break free, yeah,
    I want, I want, I want, I want to break free....

________________________________________________


(5).  RADIO GA GA__________

    D  - Em - G - Em - G - D  (2x) 
  G  D

                                                     Radio.

          D
1. I'd sit alone and watch your light,
         Em
    my only friend through teenage nights,
            G                                         Em               
 G   D
    and everything I had to know, I heard it on my radio.

             D
2. You gave them all those old time stars,
                  Em
    through wars of worlds, invaded by Mars,
              G
    you made 'em laugh, you made 'em cry,
            Em                       G           D    
 D
    you made us feel like we could fly (radio).
            D
    So don't become some background noise,
         F
    a backdrop for the girls and boys,
             G
    who just don't know or just don't care,
            E
    and just complain when you're not there.
             D
    You had your time, you had the power,
                A                                            G  D  G  D
    you've yet to have your finest hour. Radio (radio)

 G         D         G      D         G     
 D           G      D
All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio goo goo, radio ga ga.

 G          D        G      D          G    
   D
All we hear is, radio ga ga, Radio blah blah,
  C                   G    -  A   Bm              
     G  A        D
Radio what's new?        Radio, someone still loves you!

            D
3. We watch the shows, we watch the stars
        Em
    on videos for hours and hours.

            G
    We hardly need to use our ears,
            Em                        G              D
    how music changes through the years.
              D
    Let's hope you’ll never leave old friends,
           F
    like all good things on you we depend.
           G
    So stick around ‘cause we might miss you,
               E
    when we grow tired of all this visual.
             D
    You had your time, you had the power.
                A                                            G  D  G  D
    you've yet to have your finest hour. Radio (radio).

 G          D         G     D         G     
 D           G      D

All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio goo goo, radio ga ga.

 G         D         G      D         G     
  D           G       D

All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio bloo bloo, radio ga ga.

G         D         G      D         G      
 D

All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio blah blah.

  C                   G    -  A   Bm   A    
G   A        D

Radio what's new?        someone still loves you!

D ~  D                    - Em                   - G 
                  - Em - G - D

           Radio ga ga.      Radio ga ga.    Radio ga ga.

    D - F - G - E            D

                          You had your time, you had the power.

                A                                            G  D  G  D

    you've yet to have your finest hour. Radio (radio). ….


__________________________________________

(6).WE WILL ROCK YOU___________

      Am
1. Buddy, you`re a boy, make a big noise playing
    in the street, gonna be a big man someday.
    You got mud on your feet, you big disgrace,

                                     G          Am
    kicking your can all over the place. Singing

Am         G        Am                        G      
  Am
We will, we will rock you,   we will, we will rock you.

     Am
2. Buddy, you`re a young man, hard man shouting

    in the street, gonna take on the world someday.

    You got blood on your face, you big disgrace,

                                          G          Am
    waving your banner all over the place.
Am         G        Am                                   
       Am
We will, we will rock you, singing we will, we will rock you.

     Am
3. Buddy, you`re on old man, poor man pleading
    with your eyes, gonna make you some peace someday.
    You got mud on your face, you big disgrace,

                                                G                Am
    somebody better take you back in your place.
Am         G        Am                                     
      Am
We will, we will rock you,  singing  we will, we will rock you,
                  Am        G        Am
everybody  we will, we will rock you, come on
              G                 F - D ~ ~
We will, we will rock you.


____________________________________


(7).BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (abridged version)______

Em - - - - - - - - -   - A   - - - - - - - - - - - -
     Is this real life,       is the just fantasy?

D7  - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - G - - - - - - - - -
     Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality.
     Em                             G7                            C
    Open your eyes, look up to the skies and see !
    Am                         D
    I'm just a poor boy, I need no sympathy, because I’m
     G#     G        F#   G   G#    G   F#    G
    Easy come, easy go, little high, little low,
     C                  G                  A                  
 D          D7       G     ~
    any way the wind blows, doesn't really matter to me, to me.

       G            Em
1. Mama, just killed a man,
             Am                                                                 
          D
    put a gun against his head, pulled my trigger, now he's dead.
       G                   Em                   Am            
                C                 D
    Mama, life had just begun, but now I've gone and thrown it all away.
       C       G  Am             Dm
    Mama, uh, uh, didn't mean to make you cry,
        G                    G7                     C
    if I'm not back again this time tomorrow,
              G            Am        Fm                   
       - Dm - G - G7
    Carry on, carry on as if nothing really matters.

      G         Em
2. Too late, my time has come
             Am                                            C           
      D
    sent shivers down my spine, body's achin' all the time.
        G                                  Em
    Goodbye everybody, I've got to go,
              Am                     C                           D
     gotta leave you all behind and face the truth.
       C       G  Am   Dm
    Mama, uh, uh,     I don't want to die,
       G                             G7                         C
    I sometimes wish I'd never been born at all.

    + - G - Am - Dm - G - G7      
- G - Am - Dm - G - G7….

   (orig. = capo 3rd)


____________________________________

(8). FAT BOTTOMED GIRLS______________

     D                      G                                  
                 G                      A
    Are you gonna take me home tonight? Ah, down beside that red firelight.
     D                     G
    Are you gonna let it all hang out?
                            D                           A              
          D
    Fat bottomed girls you make the rocking world go round.

               D                                     G                 
          D
1. I was just a skinny lad,  never knew no good from bad.
                        \                                      A
    But I knew love before I left my nursery.
             D                                                    G    
                 D
    Left alone with big fat Fanny, she was such a naughty nanny.
                                                      A                     D
    Heap big woman, you made a bad boy out of me.

                     D                                                   
                       D
2. I've been singing with my band,  across the wire, across the land
                                                                     A
    I've seen every blue eyed floozy on the way.
                    D                                                         
                   D
    But their beauty and their style, went kind of smooth after a while,
                                          A                   D
    take me to them lovely ladies every time.
 D                     G                                  D   
              G                       A
Oh! Won't you take me home tonight. Oh! Down beside your red firelight,
 D                   G
Oh! And you give it all you got.
                        D                           A                  
      D
Fat bottomed girls you make the rocking world go round.
                                                      A                         D
Fat bottomed girls you make the rocking world go round

                      D                                                        
                      D
3. Now your mortgages and new homes, and the stiffness in your bones,
                                                           A
    ain't no beauty queens in this locality.
                D                                         G            
           D
    Oh, but I still get my pleasure, still get my greatest treasure,
                                                      A                     D
    heap big woman, you made a bad boy out of me.  + CHORUS


________________________________________


(9).IS THS THE WORLD WE CREATED_________

    C - - -        C - Em - C7 - F - Fm - C - - -

    Am                                                  G              
             F
1.        Just look at all those hungry mouths we have to feed,

Am                                  G                   F
     take a look at all the suffering we breed.
C                                        F                Dm
    So many lonely faces scattered all around,
      E                                    F             - Dm
    searching for what they need. - - -
                       C              Em              F       
        G
    Is this the world we created, what did we do it for ?
                     Am            Em      - Dm               
    G
    Is this the world we invaded          against the law ?
               C                Em        C7                  
     F               Fm
    So it seems in the end, is this what we're all living for today ?
                                      C
    The world that we created ?

    Am                                             G                   
    F
2.       You know that every day a helpless child is born,
Am                                                  G                  
F
     who needs some loving care inside a happy home.
C                                                  F                   
Dm
    Somewhere a wealthy man is sitting on his throne,
       E                           F          Dm
    waiting for life to go by. - - - Oh.
                       C              Em                F     
              G
    Is this the world we created ? We made it on our own.
                      Am                 Em      - Dm         
           G
    Is this the world we devastated,           right to the bone ?
                        C             Em               C7     
                     F
    If there's a God in the sky looking down, what can he think of
                       Fm                                        C
    what we've done to the world that he created.

(orig. = capo 1st; midi = capo 2nd)


_____________________________________________


(10).KILLER QUEEN__________________

                       Am                      G
1. She keeps Moet et Chandon in her pretty cabinet,
     Am                                          G                     C
    'Let them eat cake' she says, just like Marie Antoinette.
          \         G                   C7                 F
    A built-in remedy  for Kruschev and Kennedy,
            Fm          C             Dm              G
    At anytime an invitation you can't decline.
      E               Am            G7                   
                  B7           Em
    Caviar and cigarettes, well versed in etiquette, extraordinarily nice.
               G     Bm       Em              Bm
She's a Killer Queen, gunpowder, gelatine
 Em                    Bm
dynamite with a laser beam.
     E                   A                      G
Guaranteed to blow your mind. Anytime
 F#                     Bm                    E               
             G
Recommended  at  the price, insatiable an appetite. Wanna try?

            Am                                 G
2. To avoid complications she never kept the same address,
  Am                                G                     C
   in  conversation she spoke just like a baroness.
                                 G                C7                   
 F
   Met a man from China, went down to Geisha Minah
     Fm                      C                         G
    Then again,  incidentally, if you're that way inclined.
                              E                    Am
    Perfume came naturally from Paris.
            G7                       C                B7      
          Em
    For cars she couldn't care less, fastidious and precise. + CHORUS

3. Instr.: (= lines 1-4 of verse 2)  
   G-C7-F-Fm-C-G

                     E                 Am            E        
     Am
    Drop of a hat she's as willing as playful as a pussy cat,
              G                 C                   G         
      C
    then momentarily out of action, temporarily out of gas.
           B7            Em    D   G-D    
                    Em
    To absolutely drive you wi...ld, wi...ld.  (She's all out to get you)

+ CHORUS)


_________________________________________________


(11).WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS____________

                         Am    G                  Am
1. I've paid my dues,      time after time,
 G                      Am           G                        
     Am
    I've done my sentence,     but committed no crime.
G                      C       F                       C
    And bad mistakes,     I've made a few
F                          C                 G                
Am
   I've had my  share of sand kicked in my face,
     D                         G
    but I've come through.
                                            G7        A          A7
    (And I need to go on and on and on and on.)
  D                   F#m                     Bm         - 
- A
We are the    champions      my friends,
         D                   F#m                 G  -  B7
and we'll keep on   fighting till the end.
Em                 A            Gm                A
We are the champions, we are the champions,
 D               C                      F                  G
no time for losers,  'cause we  are the champions ~ ~
Em              Dm        ( - Em  - Dm - Em 
Dm - Em )
   of the     (world       (not when refrain is repeated!)

                           Am     G                          Am
2. I've taken my bows,      and my curtain calls,
G                            Am                                        
   G
    you brought me fame     and fortune and everything,
                                                     Am
    that goes with it,     I thank you all.
G                                       C        F            
          C
    But it's been no bed of roses,     no pleasure cruise,
F                            C               G                
                 A
    I consider it a  challenge before the whole human race
               D               G                                       
G7       A         A7
    and I ain't gonna lose. (And I need to go on and on and on and on.)

+ CHORUS  + CHORUS

(capo 3rd)

    (Queen)

Well thats the whole album. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do and it took a long time 
please rate it high.

            
            
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Cheesy Rider 61 May 03, 2007 04:48 AM

at Bohemian Rhapsody teh best part is missing! The headbang part!

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Letterbomb 20 May 05, 2007 05:50 PM

They are almost all in the wrong key.

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eglynn 10 May 15, 2008 05:32 AM

FRIENDS WILL BE FRIENDS IS GREAT!

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