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She’s a Genius

Jet

 

Strum Guide

Chorus Strum:

 

C5              D5    B5    D5

D U D U D   D   D U   U D   D U

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

 

E5

D U   U D   D   D U   U D   D

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

 

C5              D5    B5    D5

D U D U D   D   D U   U D   D

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

 

B5

D U D U D U D U D U D U D U D

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

 

 

Verse Strum:

 

∆           ∆

D U D U D   D

1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

 

Intro Riff x4

 

Verse 1:

/ E5 - - G5 / A5 - - G5 /

My girl is ready to take control

/ A5 - - G5 / E5 - - A5/

She just blows my mind

/ E5 - - G5 / A5 - - G5 /

She only listens to the radio to

/ A5 - - G5 / E5 - - A5/

see who's alive--Yeah!

 

Intro Riff x1

 

Verse 2:

/ E5 - - G5 / A5 - - G5 /

She waits up scared of gettin’ old

/ A5 - - G5 / E5 - - A5/

She don't feel no shame

/ E5 - - G5 / A5 - - G5 /

She knows so many pretty boys

/ A5 - - G5 / E5 - - A5/

and they're all the same

 

Pre-Chorus:

               B5 (2 hold)

They say hey there girl, tell me why do you do

                      A5 (2 hold)

She says I'm nothing but I'm damn sure it’s more than you

 

Chorus:

 / C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

I think she's serious

/ B5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

 

Intro Riff x2

 

/ E5 - - G5 / A5 - - G5 /

If what you know is who you are

/ A5 - - G5 / E5 - - A5/

then she's everything

/ E5 - - G5 / A5 - - G5 /

You don't need an education to know the

/ A5 - - G5 / E5 - - A5/

class that you're in

 

Pre-Chorus

 

Chorus 2:

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

I think she's serious

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

 

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

I think she's serious

/ B5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

 

Instrumental Verse

 

Pre-Chorus 2:

  B5 (2 hold)

Hey there boy come over and sit

  A5 (2 hold)

Love is when you wanna kiss and you get bit

 

Chorus 3:

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

I think she's serious

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

 

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

I think she's serious

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

 

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ C5 - - - / D5 - B5 D5 /

That girl's a genius

/ E5 - - - / - - - - /

Who o o o o ohhh

 

Intro Riff x1

 

End


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