On Top Of The World

Cheap Trick

E--0-0-2-0-3-0-2-0-3-0-2-0-3-0-2--   play 12 times


 E
 you're on top of the world you're on
 A
 top of the world and you can't get any higher
 C
 on top of the world on top of the world tonight

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verse
 F#/GF#/GF#/GF#/G
 It wasn't easy it was hard as hell
 B
 You didn't get luck in a wishing well
 A
 You never worked so hard had so much pain wouldn't change
 F#F
 for anything    

second verse
Learned love from a movie screen
He was tough she was wild at fifteen
Hated school and had no dreams
Wasn't going very far

third verse
 F#/GF#/GF#/GF#/G
 then he got religion and she got a job
 B
 It's on her back it's in his job
 AC
 And it costs lots of money money oh

intro four times

chorus

fourth verse
Break down nearly every day
Should'a know I couldn't get away
Got lucky with the girl next door
she was lonely and didn't care

fifth verse
She was young she was dark she was fair
Wrapped herself around you with her stare
You'd explode if she touched you there
touched you there touched you there

third verse

chorus twice

outro: repeat to fade
 G
 Can you hear me
 B
 Can you show me
 AC
 You're on top of the world tonight

questions comments to senomar@bach.udel.edu
-I'm here, I'm queer, I play 5-string bass


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