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Meat Loaf chords for Paradise by the dashboard light (Ver. 2)

Paradise By The Dashboard Light chords by Meat Loaf (Ver. 2)

Meat Loaf chords for Paradise by the dashboard light (Ver. 2)

Guitar chords with lyrics

and the bass hits a C.  the start has a syncopated rhythm, so you'll have to listen
to the song to pick that up.

I. Paradise
Boy:
A chord diagramD MajorD							A chord diagramG+G
I remember every little thing as if it happened only yesterday
A chord diagramC majorC				    A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramD MajorD
Parking by the lake and there was not another car in sight
      A chord diagramD MajorD                                        A chord diagramG+G
And I never had a girl looking any better than you did
A chord diagramF#F#				       A chord diagramG+G                 A chord diagramA augmentedA       A chord diagramD MajorD
And all the kids at school they were wishing they were me that night
PRECHORUS:
            A chord diagramBb majorBb         A chord diagramFF     A chord diagramC majorC         A chord diagramD MajorD
And now our bodies are oh so close and tight
         A chord diagramBb majorBb      A chord diagramFF              A chord diagramC majorC       A chord diagramD MajorD
It never felt so good, it never felt so right
A chord diagramG/DG/D                        A chord diagramD MajorD            A/D       A chord diagramD MajorD
And we're glowing like the metal on the edge of a knife
A chord diagramG/DG/D              A chord diagramD MajorD            A/D       A chord diagramD MajorD
Glowing like the metal on the edge of a knife
A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramD MajorD      A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramFF
C'mon! Hold on tight! C'mon! Hold on tight!


CHORUS:
            A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA             A chord diagramD MajorD    A chord diagramA augmentedA    A chord diagramG+G
Though it's cold and lonely in the deep dark night
      A chord diagramD MajorD       A chord diagramB minorBm          A chord diagramG+G   A chord diagramE minorEm    A chord diagramD MajorD
I can see paradise by the dashboard light

Girl:
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA      A chord diagramD MajorD                  A chord diagramA augmentedA   A chord diagramG+G
Ain't no doubt about it we were doubly blessed
              A chord diagramE minorEm                                  A chord diagramD MajorD
Cause we were barely seventeen and we were barely dressed
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA      A chord diagramD MajorD       A chord diagramG+G           A chord diagramA augmentedA      A chord diagramD MajorD
Ain't no doubt about it baby got to go and shout it
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA      A chord diagramD MajorD                  A chord diagramA augmentedA   A chord diagramG+G
Ain't no doubt about it we were doubly blessed

Boy:              A chord diagramE minorEm                                  A chord diagramD MajorD
Cause we were barely seventeen and we were barely dressed

A chord diagramD MajorD                                                     A chord diagramG+G
Baby doncha hear my heart you got it drowning out the radio
          A chord diagramC majorC                          A chord diagramG+G                        A chord diagramD MajorD
I've been waitin' so long for you to come along and have some fun
      A chord diagramD MajorD                                       A chord diagramG+G
And I gotta let ya know no you're never gonna regret it
        A chord diagramF#F#                   A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramE MajorE
So open up your eyes I got a big surprise it'll feel all right
       A chord diagramA augmentedA                     A chord diagramD MajorD
Well I wanna make your motor run

PRECHORUS (same chords)
And now our bodies are oh so close and tight
It never felt so good, it never felt so right
And we're glowing like the metal on the edge of a knife
Glowing like the metal on the edge of a knife
C'mon! Hold on tight! C'mon! Hold on tight!


CHORUS II:
            A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA             A chord diagramD MajorD    A chord diagramA augmentedA    A chord diagramG+G
Though it's cold and lonely in the deep dark night
      A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramD MajorD           A chord diagramF#F#        A chord diagramG+G
I can see paradise by the dashboard light
        A chord diagramE MajorE        A chord diagramD MajorD             A chord diagramB minorBm        A chord diagramA augmentedA     A chord diagramF#F#
Oh it's cold and lonely in the deep dark night
A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramD MajorD           A chord diagramA augmentedA         A chord diagramD MajorD
  Paradise by the dashboard light

A chord diagramG+G            A chord diagramA augmentedA           A chord diagramD MajorD           A chord diagramG+G             A chord diagramA augmentedA      A chord diagramD MajorD
  You got to do what you can and let mother nature do the rest
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA      A chord diagramD MajorD                  A chord diagramA augmentedA   A chord diagramG+G
Ain't no doubt about it we were doubly blessed
              A chord diagramE minorEm
Cause we were barely seventeen and we were barely --
(4x)  A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramB minorBm        A chord diagramA augmentedA       A chord diagramG+G              A chord diagramA augmentedA           A chord diagramG+G                 A chord diagramA augmentedA
We're gonna go all the way tonight we're gonna go all the way and tonight's the night

Radio broadcast: just keep hammering on A chord diagramE minorEm

Ii. let me sleep on it
Girl:
A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramG+G   A chord diagramD MajorD     A chord diagramA augmentedA
Stop right there!  I gotta know right now!  Before we go any further --!
       A chord diagramG+G 					      A chord diagramD MajorD
Do you love me?  Will you love me forever?  Do you need me?  Will you never leave me?
         A chord diagramC majorC                        A chord diagramG+G
Will you make me so happy for the rest of my life?
         A chord diagramA augmentedA
Will you take me away and will you make me your wife?
(same chord pattern)
Do you love me?  Will you love me forever?
Do you need me?  Will you never leave me?
Will you make me so happy for the rest of my life?
Will you take me away and will you make me your wife?
        A chord diagramG+G                        A chord diagramA augmentedA
I gotta know right now before we go any further
       A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramD MajorD
Do you love me?  Will you love me forever?

Boy: (same rhythm, but for the sake of explaining it):
       A chord diagramG+G				 A chord diagramD MajorD
Let me sleep on it, baby, baby let me sleep on it
       A chord diagramC majorC                 A chord diagramG+G                         A chord diagramD MajorD
Let me sleep on it, I'll give you an answer in the morning
(same chord pattern twice)
Let me sleep on it, baby, baby let me sleep on it
Let me sleep on it, I'll give you an answer in the morning
Let me sleep on it, baby, baby let me sleep on it
Let me sleep on it, I'll give you an answer in the morning

Girl:
A chord diagramD MajorD
I gotta know right now!
(same chord progression)
Do you love me?  Will you love me forever?
Do you need me?  Will you never leave me?
Will you make me so happy for the rest of my life?
Will you take me away and will you make me your wife?
        A chord diagramG+G                          A chord diagramA augmentedA
I gotta know right now!  Before we go any further
       A chord diagramG+G                  A chord diagramD MajorD
Do you love me?  Will you love me forever?

What's it gonna be boy?  FOR THIS PART keep hammering on A chord diagramA augmentedA string
Come on
I can wait all night
What's it gonna be boy yes or no?
What's it gonna be boy yes or no?

For this part and both boy and girls singing repeat same chord pattern from above
Boy:
Let me sleep on it, baby, baby let me sleep on it
Let me sleep on it, I'll give you an answer in the morning

Girl:
I gotta know right now!!!
(alternate lines back and forth)

Boy:			Girl:
A chord diagramEb MajorEb
Let me sleep on it!	Will you love me forever?

Boy:			Girl:
A chord diagramE MajorE
Let me sleep on it!	Will you love me forever?

iii. Praying for the end of time

Boy:
           A chord diagramFF
I couldn't take it any longer Lord I was crazed
	      A chord diagramC majorC                          A chord diagramFF
And then the feeling came upon me like a tidal wave
          A chord diagramC majorC                            A chord diagramG+G
I started swearing to my god and on my mother's grave
             A chord diagramFF               A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramC majorC
That I would love you to the end of time
                     A chord diagramFF               A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramC majorC
I swore that I would love you to the end of time!

A chord diagramG+G            A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramC majorC
  So now I'm praying for the end of time
   A chord diagramFF        A chord diagramG+G   A chord diagramC majorC
To hurry up and arrive
      A chord diagramC majorC          Em/b          A chord diagramA minorAm
Cause if I gotta spend another minute with you
        A chord diagramG+G
I don't think that I can really survive
           A chord diagramFF
I'll never break my promise or forget my vow
    A chord diagramC majorC                         A chord diagramG+G
But god only knows what I can do right now
    A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramC majorC
I'm praying for the end of time
                    A chord diagramA minorAm
It's all that I can do
A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramG+G      A chord diagramC majorC              A chord diagramFF      A chord diagramG+G         A chord diagramC majorC
Praying for the end of time, so I can end my time with you!

Boy:
       A chord diagramF/CF/C     A chord diagramC majorC           G/C  A chord diagramC majorC
It was long ago and it was far away
           A chord diagramF/CF/C     A chord diagramC majorC              G/C  A chord diagramC majorC
And it was so much better than it is today

Girl:
(same chords as above)
It never felt so good
It never felt so right
And we were glowing like

Other versions of Paradise By The Dashboard Light

Paradise by the dashboard lightChords
Paradise by the dashboard light (Ver. 3)Chords

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