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Drive My Car



Chord Guide


D7:   xx0212

      3    1

G7:   3x0001


A:    x02220


Bm:   x24432


E:    022100


D:    xx0232

      3    4

G:    3x0003



Strum: D   D U   U D U

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +


Intro Riff


D7                               G7

  Asked a girl what she wanted to be

D7                      G7

  She said baby, can't you see

D7                                 G7

   I wanna be famous, a star on the screen

       A (2)

But you can do something in between



Bm                                G7

Baby you can drive my car

Bm                             G7

Yes I'm gonna be a star


Baby you can drive my car

E (½)     A (½)   D (½)     G (½)  A

   And baby I  love you


D7                                   G7

  I told that girl that my prospects were good

D7                               G7

  And she said baby, it's understood

D7                                G7

  Working for peanuts is all very fine

      A (2)

But I can show you a better time




Beep beep'm beep beep yeah


Instrumental Verse


D7                             G7

     I told a girl I can start right away

D7                                              G7

     And she said listen babe I got something to say

D7                                G7

     I got no car and it's breaking my heart

      A (2)

But I've found a driver and that's a start




                                            D (½)   G (½)

 Beep beep'm beep beep yeah

A                                          D (½)   G (½)

 Beep beep'm beep beep yeah                  

A                                          D (½)   G (½)

 Beep beep'm beep beep yeah                  

A                                          D (½)   G (½)

 Beep beep'm beep beep yeah



This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.