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Beatles - Petty - Johnny Cash - Eagles - John Denver - Dylan


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Beverly Hills



All chords get 2 beats unless otherwise noted.


Strum: D D M   D D M

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +


Chord Guide


F5:   133xxx


Bb5:  x133xx


C5:   x355xx


E5:   022xxx


Bdim:  x23xxx





Intro:  / F5 - Bb5 - / F5 - Bb5 - /

            / F5 - Bb5 - / C5 - - E5 /


F5                  Bb5       

 Where I come from isn't all that great

F5                 Bb5

     My automobile is a piece of crap

F5               Bb5                      C5 (3 beats)

     My fashion sense is a little whack

                                             E5 (1 beat)

 And my friends are just as screwy as me


F5             Bb5

    I didn't go to boarding schools

F5            Bb5

    Preppy girls never looked at me

F5                 Bb5                C5 (3 beats)

    Why should they I ain't nobody

                                      E5 (1 beat)

 Got nothing in my pocket



F5         Bb5      C5                Bb5    F5    Bb5

 Beverly Hills - That's where I wanna be

C5 (3 beats)             E5 (1 beat)

Living in Beverly Hills

F5        Bb5      C5              Bb5    F5   Bb5

 Beverly Hills - Rolling like a celebrity

C5 (3 beats)               E5 (1 beat)

Living in Beverly Hills


F5         Bb5

 Look at all those movie stars

F5                 Bb5

 They're all so beautiful and clean

F5            Bb5                           C5 (3 beats)

 When the housemaids scrub the floors

                                 E5 (1 beat)

They get the spaces in between


F5         Bb5

 I wanna live a life like that

F5         Bb5

 I wanna be just like a king

F5          Bb5               C5 (3 beats)

 Take my picture by the pool

                                   E5 (1 beat)

Cause I'm the next big thing




Instrumental Verse x2


F5           Bb5  F5               Bb5

 The truth is...I don't stand a chance

F5                               Bb5

 Its something that you're born into

Bdim                         Bb5

And I just don't belong


       F5                Bb5                  F5

No I don't - I'm just a no-class, beat-down fool

           F5              Bb5

And I will always be that way

           F5             C5 (3 beats)

I might as well enjoy my life

                    E5 (1 beat)

And watch the stars play




F5              Bb5      C5     Bb5  

Beverly Hills

F5             Bb5      C5 (3 beats)    E5 (1 beat)

Beverly Hills

F5             Bb5      C5     Bb5  

Beverly Hills

F5             Bb5   C5        Bb5             F5 (hold)

Beverly Hills        Livin' in Beverly Hills

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.