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Todd Snider guitar chords for Brenda

Guitar chords with lyrics

Tuning: Standard (E A D G B E)

Key: A chord diagramF#F#

Difficulty: Intermediate
Intro:
|F# |B/Eb A chord diagramDbDb |F# A chord diagramAbm7Abm7 |Bmaj9 A chord diagramDbDb |
|F# |B/Eb Dbsus | A chord diagramF#F# A chord diagramAbmAbm |F#


Verse:
         A chord diagramBb majorBb              A chord diagramAbm7Abm7
Met on a train goin’ somewhere fast
             A chord diagramF#F#                    Dbsus
He could see what she had right on
  A chord diagramF#F#                      A chord diagramAb7Ab7
Together they build up an empire so vast
     A chord diagramF#susF#sus                         Dbsus
That no one and nothin’ could stop them


Verse:
          A chord diagramF#F#                A chord diagramAb7Ab7
He looked like a man of the people
A chord diagramDbDb         A chord diagramF#F#                      A chord diagramBB
She looked high as hell at the ball
               A chord diagramF#F#                A chord diagramAb9Ab9
Of course they made everybody so jealous
A chord diagramD/F#D/F#                               A chord diagramDbDb
But no one could touch ‘em et all, it was true, love


Verse:
A chord diagramF#F#                            F#/C#
What while the rabbles was restin’
                         A chord diagramF#F#         F#/C#
They conquered the world and beyond
A chord diagramAb7Ab7       A chord diagramF#F#                 A chord diagramB minorBm
With each new insatiable ambition
                             Db/F       Dbsus
They tested and strengthened their bond

Verse:
    A chord diagramF#F#              A chord diagramBB      F#/C#
He wasn’t nearly as driven
           A chord diagramF#F#            Dbsus
She wasn’t nearly as fun
                  A chord diagramBb7Bb7              A chord diagramDbmDbm
But together they was quite a combination
             A chord diagramBB                               A chord diagramF#F#   A chord diagramEbmEbm    A chord diagramAbm9Abm9   F#/C#
When it come down to gettin’ it done, it was tru--ue lo--ve,    true love
A chord diagramF7F7              F#/C#
Wha ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh


Verse:
             A chord diagramF#F#                       A chord diagramDbDb                     Ab/C  B/F#
They amassed unspeakable fortunes and she still wasn’t satisfied
   A chord diagramF#F#             A chord diagramBbmBbm                         Db2                    A chord diagramAbm9Abm9  F#/C#
So he fell out to find what she wanted in her mind, what a hell of a ride
               A chord diagramBbmBbm                    A chord diagramDbm7Dbm7
Bought private jet planes and castles
           A chord diagramBMaj9Bmaj9                    Dbsus
Took every pleasure that they could
      A chord diagramF#7F#7       A chord diagramF#F#
Well, good love comes with its troubles
F#/C#                         A chord diagramF#F#                     F#/C#
Where things, things wouldn’t always be good, it was true love


Verse:
                A chord diagramBbmBbm            A chord diagramBB
There was a few times that she cheated
          A chord diagramDbDb              A chord diagramF#F#              A chord diagramBbmBbm
There was even some times when they split
A chord diagramDbDb            A chord diagramF#F#              A chord diagramBbmBbm
But she upped and went and he got arrested
            F#/C#          A chord diagramF#F#                A chord diagramBb majorBb
And she put up with it, it was drugs till he came around


Verse:
A chord diagramDbDb         A chord diagramF#F#           A chord diagramBbmBbm                  A chord diagramDbDb
Cause what mattered was keepin’ that feeling
     A chord diagramF#7F#7          A chord diagramBbM7Bbm7          A chord diagramAbm7Abm7
What mattered was stayin’ on top
A chord diagramDbDb              A chord diagramBb majorBb              A chord diagramBB
Some say what’s keepin’ them together so long
Dbsus                F#/Bb                      Dbsus    A chord diagramF#F#    A chord diagramDb7Db7 A chord diagramF#F#    A chord diagramDb7Db7   Dbsus A chord diagramF#F#
Is feelin’ they’ve already thought they could drop, it’s tr-ue-ue  love, true, true  love
    A chord diagramDbDb               A chord diagramAb7Ab7
Wha ooh  wha ooh ooh ooh ooh


Instrumental:
|Bbm |Dbsus |E/Ab |Db7 A chord diagramF#F# |
|Bbm ||F#/C# |Abm7 |


Verse:
A chord diagramF#F#                      F#/Bb                    A chord diagramDbDb             A chord diagramAbm7Abm7
These days he’s callin’ her Brenda, that wasn’t always her name
A chord diagramDbDb                     Bbsus                     A chord diagramAbmAbm                     A chord diagramBB
That opened them to so many changes as they weathered the pressures of change
A chord diagramDbDb               F#/Bb            A chord diagramF#F#                  F#/Bb
Not long ago she almost lost him, lesser man might’ve been dead
Dbsus         A chord diagramF#susF#sus          F#/Bb                  A chord diagramAbm7Abm7                    A chord diagramAbm9Abm9
But just when she thought he might be giving up, he was back up in business instead, it was true love


Verse:
A chord diagramDbDb                            A chord diagramBB               A chord diagramF#F#                   A chord diagramBB
Tonight I’m sure he’s in some tavern, smokin’, he’s drinkin’ it in
A chord diagramAbm7Abm7               A chord diagramF#F#                                                  Db/F
And I’m sure she’s holed up in that office, cruchin’ the numbers again
A chord diagramDbDb             A chord diagramF#F#             A chord diagramBB        Dbsus   A chord diagramF#F#                A chord diagramBbM7Bbm7
He’s livin’ it up while she’s workin’, I guess that’s just about right
A chord diagramF#F#                   B/Eb                 Ab7sus         A chord diagramF#F#       A chord diagramBB
Mick Jagger was born on a Monday morning, Keith Richards was born on a Saturday night
A chord diagramF#F#
It was true
       F#/F    A chord diagramF#F#
It was tr      ue,
A chord diagramF#F#
it was true,
       Dbsus A chord diagramBB
it was true  love
       A chord diagramBMaj9Bmaj9  A chord diagramF#F#     A chord diagramBB
It was tr--u--u--ue,
A chord diagramDbmDbm    A chord diagramF#F#
it was true love


Outro:(Where mouth organ starts)
|F#  |Abm7 F#/C#|F# F#/Bb|Bmaj9 F#/C#|F#/C# F#|

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