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Creep (Acoustic Version)

Radiohead


Strum Guide

Strum: D   D  UD D  UDUD DUD D  UD D DU 

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +  

 

Strums in bold are where you play suspended chords (when applicable)

 

Chord Guide

      T 321

G:    3x543x

        T 341

Gsus4:  3x553x

      T 321

B:    7x987x

       T 341

Bsus4: 7x997x

      T  321

B:    8x1098x

       T  3 41

Bsus4: 8x10108x

      T  321

C:    8x1098x

       T  412

Cm:    8x1088x

 

/ G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

/ C - - - / Csus4 - C - / Cm - - - / - - - - /

 

                                 / G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

When you were here before

                                  / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

Couldn't look you in the eyes

                      / C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

You look like an angel

                            / Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

Your skin makes me cry

 

                     / G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

You float like a feather

                     / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

In a beautiful world

                   / C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

I wish I was special

                      / Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

You're so very special

 

Chorus:

              / G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

But I'm a creep

      / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

I'm a riddle

                                  / C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

What the hell am I doin' here

             / Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

I don't belong here

 

                      / G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

I don't care if it hurts

                        / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

I wanna have control

                       / C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

I wanna perfect body

                      / Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

I want a perfect soul

 

                   / G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

I want you to notice

                        / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

When I'm not around

                       / C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

You're so very' special

                  / Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

I wish I was special

 

Chorus

 

/ G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

She's runnin' out

   / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

again

/ C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

She's runnin' out,

/ Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

Run, Run, Run

/ G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

Run

/ B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

/ C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

Run

/ Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

 

                               / G - - -/ Gsus4 - G - /

Whatever makes you happy

                     / B - - - / Bsus4 - B - /

Whatever you want

                       / C - - - / Csus4 - C - /

You're so very special

                / Cm - - Csus4 / Cm - - - /

Wish I was special

 

Chorus

 

            G (hold)

I don't belong here


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