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Listen to Her Heart

Tom Petty

 

Strum: D   D U   U D U

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

Chord Guide

        123

A:    x02220

      3    4

G:    3x0003

       231

E:    022100

 

 

Intro:  Just Guitar Riff x2 (8 measures of A)

             Whole Band w/Guitar Riff x2 (8 measures of A)

 

A (8)

  You think you're gonna take her away
With your money and your cocaine
Keep thinkin' that her mind is gonna change
But I know everything is okay

Chorus:
                   G (½)              A (2)

She's gonna listen to her heart

                 G (½)                A (2)
It's gonna tell her what to do

                  E (1½)
She might need a lot of lovin'

                              A (2)
But she don't need you


A (8)
   You want me to think that I'm being used
You want her to think it's over
Can't you see it don't matter what you do
Buddy you don't even know her

Chorus

Bridge (one strum per chord):

G (2)                                             A (2)
     And you just can't creep up behind her

G (2)                                                      A
     And you can't understand that she's my girl
          E (2)

She's my girl

 

Instrumental Verse

Chorus

 

/ A - - - / x16

 

One strum per chord:

/ A - - D / A - - E / A


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.