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Closing Time chords


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Closing Time chords by Lyle Lovett

"Closing Time" is the closing track of Texan country singer-songwriter Lyle Lovett's debut album from 1986. "Closing Time" is written by Lyle Lovett.

Guitar chords with lyrics

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  • Capo on 2nd

Tuning: Standard (E chord diagramEE A chord diagramAA D chord diagramDD G chord diagramGG B chord diagramBB E chord diagramEE)

Key: A chord diagramAA

Difficulty: Intermediate

Capo 2

Intro:

G chord diagramGG     G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#     Em chord diagramEmEm      Em chord diagramEmEm
C chord diagramCC     D chord diagramDD

Verse:
G chord diagramGG                    G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#      Em chord diagramEmEm
    The night she is a true companion
C chord diagramCC                A7 chord diagramA7A7   C chord diagramCC               D chord diagramDD
    They shuffle in,    they hear the sound
G chord diagramGG                  G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#              Em chord diagramEmEm
    But by night's end it's night's abandon
C chord diagramCC                 A7 chord diagramA7A7                 C chord diagramCC             D chord diagramDD
    You look across the floor, there ain't anyone around

Chorus:
C chord diagramCC     C chord diagramCC/B chord diagramBB   D chord diagramDD     G chord diagramGG   G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#      Em chord diagramEmEm
   Closin’  time,   unplug them people
C chord diagramCC                D chord diagramDD                  G chord diagramGG
   And send them home, it's closin’ time

Verse:
G chord diagramGG                       G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#             Em chord diagramEmEm
    Now Kenny he's been mixin’ sound all evenin’
C chord diagramCC                 A7 chord diagramA7A7            C chord diagramCC                  D chord diagramDD
    Sometimes I think that boy,    he ain't got no ears
G chord diagramGG       G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#     Em chord diagramEmEm              C chord diagramCC
    And Kathy's laughin’, an’ Kathy's always laughin’
G chord diagramGG        G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#    Em chord diagramEmEm               C chord diagramCC                      D chord diagramDD
    Well keep on laughin’, Kathy,    just make it out of here

Chorus:
C chord diagramCC     C chord diagramCC/B chord diagramBB   D chord diagramDD     G chord diagramGG   G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#      Em chord diagramEmEm
   Closin’  time,   unplug them people
C chord diagramCC                D chord diagramDD                  G chord diagramGG
   And send them home, it's closin’ time
C chord diagramCC     C chord diagramCC/B chord diagramBB   D chord diagramDD     G chord diagramGG   G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#      Em chord diagramEmEm
   Closin’  time,   unplug them people
C chord diagramCC                D chord diagramDD                  G chord diagramGG
   And send them home, it's closin’ time

Solo:
G chord diagramGG     G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#       Em chord diagramEmEm       Em chord diagramEmEm/D chord diagramDD
C chord diagramCC     A7 chord diagramA7A7         C chord diagramCC        D chord diagramDD
G chord diagramGG     G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#       Em chord diagramEmEm       Em chord diagramEmEm/D chord diagramDD
C chord diagramCC     D chord diagramDD

Verse:
G chord diagramGG                  G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#              Em chord diagramEmEm
    So stack those chairs upon those tables
C chord diagramCC                   A7 chord diagramA7A7       C chord diagramCC             D chord diagramDD
    And stack those empties,    up on that bar
G chord diagramGG       G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#       Em chord diagramEmEm      C chord diagramCC
    And count your money, oh, an’ count my money
G chord diagramGG       G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#       Em chord diagramEmEm               C chord diagramCC                     D chord diagramDD
    And hear those bottles ringin’,    you know where you are

Chorus:
C chord diagramCC     C chord diagramCC/B chord diagramBB   D chord diagramDD     G chord diagramGG   G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#      Em chord diagramEmEm
   Closin’  time,   unplug them people
C chord diagramCC                D chord diagramDD                  G chord diagramGG
   And send them home, it's closin’ time
C chord diagramCC     C chord diagramCC/B chord diagramBB   D chord diagramDD     G chord diagramGG   G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#      Em chord diagramEmEm
   Closin’  time,   unplug them people
C chord diagramCC                D chord diagramDD                  G chord diagramGG
   And send them home, it's closin’ time

C chord diagramCC               C chord diagramCC/B chord diagramBB        D chord diagramDD
    The night's all that's left behind
      G chord diagramGG        G chord diagramGG/F# chord diagramF#F#          Em chord diagramEmEm        Em chord diagramEmEm/D chord diagramDD
Well, you take your part and I'll take mine
C chord diagramCC             D chord diagramDD                  C chord diagramCC    G/B chord diagramG/BG/B    Am7 chord diagramAm7Am7    G chord diagramGG
    And go on home, it's closin’ time

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