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[ Dm-F-C-A# ] chord pattern generally throughout the song



[Chorus]

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars


[ Dm-F-C-A# ] x2


[Verse 1]

Dm
I see this life like a swinging vine
F
Swing my heart across the line
C
And my face is flashing signs
A#
Seek it out and you shall find
Dm
Oh, but I'm not that old
F
Young, but I'm not that bold
C
I don't think the world is sold
A#
I'm just doing what we're told
Dm-F                   C
I feel something so right
                    A#
Doing the wrong thing
Dm-F                   C
I feel something so wrong
                    A#
Doing the right thing
A#
I could lie, could lie, could lie
A#                        C                          Dm
Everything that kills me makes me feel alive


[Chorus]

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars

[ Dm-F-C-A# ]


[Verse 2]

Dm
I feel your love and I feel it burn
F
Down this river, every turn
C
Hope is a four-letter word
A#
Make that money, watch it burn
Dm
Oh, but I'm not that old
F
Young, but I'm not that bold
C
I don't think the world is sold
A#
I'm just doing what we're told
Dm-F                   C
I feel something so right
                    A#
Doing the wrong thing
Dm-F                   C
I feel something so wrong
                    A#
Doing the right thing
A#
I could lie, could lie, could lie
A#                        C                          Dm
Everything that drowns me makes me wanna fly


[Chorus]

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars


[Bridge] x4

Dm
Take that money
Dm
Watch it burn
Dm
Sink in the river
Dm
The lessons are learnt

A#                         C
Everything that kills me, makes me feel alive


[Chorus]

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars

Dm                 F
Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep
C                              A#
Dreaming about the things that we could be
    Dm                F
But baby, I've been, I've been playing hard,
C
Sitting, no more counting dollars
A#
We'll be counting stars, yeah we'll be counting stars


[Outro]

Dm
Take that money
And watch it burn
F
Sink in the river
The lessons I learned
C
Take that money
And watch it burn
A#
Sink in the river
The lessons I learned

Dm
Take that money
And watch it burn
F
Sink in the river
The lessons I learned
C
Take that money
And watch it burn
A#
Sink in the river
The lessons I learned

 

Other chord combinations which can be used for the song are

1. Am-C-G-F
2. Bm-D-A-G
3. C#m-E-B-A
4. Em-G-D-C

            
            
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benblb 33 Mar 28, 2013 02:33 PM

Transpose down one half-step and it's golden! Message me when you fix it so I can change my rating. For now, version 3 sounds perfect to me.

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babovnikova 1,197 May 13, 2013 08:10 AM

But this chords is original!!!
WTF is play with wrong chords???

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robhyland 65 Nov 16, 2013 04:32 PM

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