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Duran Duran chords for The chauffeur

Guitar chords with lyrics

Album: Rio
Tabbed by DJ
23rd June 2015


TUNING: The original album track is quite flat of concert pitch,
to match use a chromatic tuner and de-tune all strings approx. -40

A chord diagramD MajorD = xx0232   A chord diagramBB  = x24442  A chord diagramC majorC     = x32010   A chord diagramEmMaj7Emmaj7 = 021000
A chord diagramG+G = 320033   A chord diagramB7B7 = x21202  C7/Bb = x13010

******************************************************************
[Intro]
  (A chord diagramG+G)   (A chord diagramBB)
|  /  /  /  /  |[Fade-in]

     A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramD MajorD        A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramBB
||:  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  :|| [x3]


[Verse 1]
A chord diagramE minorEm              A chord diagramD MajorD          A chord diagramG+G                    A chord diagramB7B7
    Out on the tar plains   ...the glides are moving,
A chord diagramE minorEm         A chord diagramD MajorD           A chord diagramG+G             A chord diagramBB
    All looking for a new place to drive,
A chord diagramE minorEm                A chord diagramD MajorD        A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramB7B7
    You sit be - side me,   ...so newly charming,
A chord diagramE minorEm              A chord diagramD MajorD                A chord diagramG+G            A chord diagramBB
    Sweating dewdrops glisten, fresh in your side!


[Chorus]
         A chord diagramG+G                       A chord diagramB7B7
And the sun drips down, bedding heavy behind,
     A chord diagramE minorEm                         A chord diagramB7B7
The front of your dress, all shadowy lined,
           A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramE minorEm            A chord diagramBB
Then the droning engine throbs in time with your beating heart!

    A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramBB       A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramB7B7       A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramBB        A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramB7B7
|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |

   A chord diagramB7B7
|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  |


[Verse 2]
A chord diagramE minorEm                A chord diagramD MajorD            A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramB7B7
    Way down the lane a way,      living for a - nother day,
A chord diagramE minorEm                A chord diagramD MajorD            A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramBB
    The aphids swarm up in the   ...drifting haze,
A chord diagramE minorEm                A chord diagramD MajorD                A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramB7B7
    Swim seagull in the sky to - wards that hollow western isle,
A chord diagramE minorEm             A chord diagramD MajorD              A chord diagramG+G           A chord diagramBB
    My envied Lady holds you fast in her gaze!


[Chorus]
         A chord diagramG+G                       A chord diagramB7B7
And the sun drips down, bedding heavy behind,
     A chord diagramE minorEm                         A chord diagramB7B7
The front of your dress, all shadowy lined,
           A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramE minorEm           A chord diagramBB
Then the droning engine throbs in time with your beating heart!


[Chorus]
          A chord diagramG+G                       A chord diagramB7B7
Then the sun drips down, bedding heavy behind,
     A chord diagramE minorEm                         A chord diagramB7B7
The front of your dress, all shadowy lined,
            A chord diagramG+G             A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramE minorEm           A chord diagramBB     A chord diagramB7B7
Then the droning engine throbs in time with your beating heart!


[Bridge]
A chord diagramC majorC         C7/Bb          A chord diagramBB              A chord diagramB7B7
    Sing------    blue silver-----!  |  /  /  /  /  |


[Verse 3]
     A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramD MajorD        A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramBB
||:  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  :|| [x2]

A chord diagramE minorEm                 A chord diagramD MajorD           A chord diagramG+G                A chord diagramB7B7
    And watching lovers part,   ...I feel you smiling,
A chord diagramE minorEm                 A chord diagramD MajorD               A chord diagramG+G            A chord diagramBB
      What glass splinters lie so deep in your mind?
A chord diagramE minorEm                 A chord diagramD MajorD
     To tear out from your eyes,
          A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramB7B7
With a thought to stiffen brooding lies,
A chord diagramE minorEm                  A chord diagramD MajorD                   A chord diagramG+G          A chord diagramBB
    And I'll only watch you leave me further be - hind!


[Chorus]
         A chord diagramG+G                       A chord diagramB7B7
And the sun drips down, bedding heavy behind,
     A chord diagramE minorEm                         A chord diagramB7B7
The front of your dress, all shadowy lined,
           A chord diagramG+G               A chord diagramBB                 A chord diagramE minorEm            A chord diagramBB    A chord diagramB7B7
Then the droning engine throbs in time with your beating heart!


[Chorus]
          A chord diagramG+G                       A chord diagramB7B7
Then the sun drips down, bedding heavy behind,
     A chord diagramE minorEm                         A chord diagramB7B7
The front of your dress, all shadowy lined,
            A chord diagramG+G             A chord diagramBB                  A chord diagramE minorEm            A chord diagramBB    A chord diagramB7B7
Then the droning engine throbs in time with your beating heart!


[Bridge]
A chord diagramC majorC         C7/Bb           A chord diagramBB             A chord diagramB7B7
    Sing------     blue silver-----! |  /  /  /  /  |
A chord diagramC majorC         C7/Bb           A chord diagramB7B7
    Sing, sing---- blue silver-----!


[Coda - Repeat]
     A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramD MajorD      A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramB7B7      A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramD MajorD      A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramBB
||:  /  /  /  / | /  /  /  / | /  /  /  / | /  /  /  / :||[x7]

   A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramD MajorD        A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramB7B7      A chord diagramEmMaj7Emmaj7
|  /  /  /  /  |  /  /  /  /  |   /  ||

******************************************************************
[Some versions have a sample of a narrator over parts of the coda,
taken from a natural history recording, talking about insects]

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