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Lithium

Nirvana


Note:  Original version tuned down a whole step

 

Main Progression:

/ E5 – G#5 – / C#5 – A5 - / C5 – D5 - / B5 – D5 /

 

Intro:

Main Progression Clean x1

 

Verse 1 (w/main progression clean):

I'm so happy 'cause today
I found my friends
They're in my head
I'm so ugly, but that's okay, 'cause so are you
We broke our mirrors
Sunday morning is everyday for all I care
And I'm not scared
Light my candles, in a daze
'Cause I've found god

Chorus 1(w/main progression distortion):

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah, yeah

 

Verse 2 (w/main progression clean):
I'm so lonely, that's ok I shaved my head
And I'm not sad
And just maybe I'm to blame for all I've heard
And I'm not sure
I'm so excited, I can't wait to meet you there
But I don't care
I'm so horny, but that's okay
My will is good

 

Chorus 2 (w/main progression distortion):

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah, yeah

A5  C5    A5         C5
I like it - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5         A5         C5
I miss you - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5         A5         C5
I love you - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5       A5         C5
I kill you - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5    A5         C5
I like it - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5         A5         C5
I miss you - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5        A5         C5
I love you - I'm not gonna crack

A5  C5      A5         C5     / D5 - - - / B5 - - G5 /
I kill you - I'm not gonna crack

 

Repeat Verse 1

 

Repeat Chorus 2

 

End on Em (hold)


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.