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Son's Gonna Rise

Citizen Cope

 

Chord Guide

        231

Am:   x0221x

        2 1 3

G6:     3x203x

        T  21

D7/F#:  2x021x

      T 321

F:    1x321x

       3241

C7:   x32310

 

 

 

 

Strum: D D D D D D D DU   w/swing feel

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

Intro (Note last measure of first line is 3/4):

/ Am - - - / - - - - / - - - - / - - (hold) - /

/ Am - - - / - - - - / G6 - - - / - - - - /

/ D7/F# - - - / - - - - / F - - - / C7 - - - /

 

Verse 1:

Am (2)
Rollin' down the highway like a rocket got a 

G6 (2)

minute to town now--Can't stop it with the

D7/F# (2)

wheel in my hand as I stand on the

F                                   C7

floor of the board of this car on the road got this

 

Verse 2:

Am (2)

woman in the back seat she's my wifey in the

G6 (2)

middle of delivery man she saves me to this

D7/F# (2)

day I don't know why she picked me up when I was

F                                        C7

down on the road with the wind when it blowed

Chorus:

             Am (2)
Well the son's gonna rise in a mile--In a

G6 (2)

mile you'll be feeling fine--In a

D7/F# (2)

mile you will see after me you'll be

F                                        C7

out of the dark, yeah you'll get your shot, yeah the

Am (2)

son's gonna rise in a mile--In a

G6 (2)

mile you'll be feeling fine--In a

D7/F# (2)

mile you will see after me you'll be

F                                        C7

out of the dark, yeah you'll get your shot, yeah

 

Interlude:  Am x4

 

Repeat from Verse 1 through Chorus

 

Interlude:  Am x8

 

Repeat Verse 1

 

Interlude:

/ Am - - - / - - - - / G6 - - - / - - - - /

/ D7/F# - - - / - - - - / F - - - / C7 - - - /

 

Am x16

 

Chorus

 

Interlude (x2):

/ Am - - - / - - - - / G6 - - - / - - - - /          

/ D7/F# - - - / - - - - / F - - - / C7 - - - /   

 

Am x4

 

End on Am


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.