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Blitzkrieg Bop

The Ramones

Chord Guide


A5:   577xxx


D5:   x577xx


E5:   x799xx


Intro (repeat 2x):

/ A5 - - - / D5 - (E5) - - / x3

/ A5 - D5 - / A5 - - - /



NC (6)                                                                A5 (2)

Hey ho, let’s go hey ho, let’s go hey ho, let’s go hey ho, let’s go


Verse 1:

            A5                             D5 (½)  (E5) (½)
They’re forming in straight lines

            A5                                  D5 (½)  (E5) (½)

they’re going through a tight wind

        A5                                  D5 (½)  (E5) (½)        A5 (½)   D5 (½)    A5
The kids are losing their minds           the blitzkrieg bop


            A5                             D5 (½)  (E5) (½)
They’re piling in the back seat

            A5                             D5 (½)  (E5) (½)

they’re generating steam heat

     A5                              D5 (½)  (E5) (½)        A5 (½)   D5 (½)    A5
Pulsating to the back beat           the blitzkrieg bop


 D5 (2)                 A5                               D5 (½)   (A5) (½)
Hey ho, let’s go shoot ’em in the back now

    D5 (2)                                             B5                       D5 (½)  (E5) (½)                 

what they want, I don’t know--They’re all revved up and ready to go

Repeat Verses 1 and 2


Chorus, end on last "go"

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.