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Its Good To Be King

Tom Petty

 EmAmDEmEmAmDEm
VERSE (0:26) -

 EmAm
It's good to be king, if just for awhile.
 DEm
To be there in velvet. Yeah, to give 'em a smile.
 EmAm
It's good to get high, and never come down.
 DEm
It's good to be King, of your own little town.

FILL (0:51) -

e|---------------|
B|----------0-0--|
G|------0-0------|
D|--2-2----------|
A|---------------|
E|---------------|


CHORUS (0:53) -
 ADG
Yeah, the world would swing, if I were king.
 CGDCGEmAAsusA
       Can I help it if I        still dream time to time.        

VERSE (1:20) -

 EmAm
It's good to be king, and have your own way.
 DG
Get a feeling of peace at the end of the day.
 EmAm
And when your bulldog barks and your canary sings ,
 DEm
You're out there with winners, it's good to be king.

FILL (1:44) -

e|---------------|
B|----------0-0--|
G|------0-0------|
D|--2-2----------|
A|---------------|
E|---------------|


CHORUS (1:47) -

 ADG
Yeah, I'll be king when dogs get wings.
 CGDCGEmAAsusA
       Can I help it if I       still dream time to time.       

SOLO (2:14) -

e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------12h15-12--|
G|--14b(16)r14-12-14b(16)~--14b(16)r14-12h14~--14b(16)~-14~--14-----------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|


*these bent notes are played rapidly, and with a trill
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--15b(17)r15--12--15b(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)-(17)--|
G|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------|
e|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|-15b(17)-15-15p12-15p12---------------15-12-------12-------12-----------------|
G|------------------------14-12-14b(16)-------14-12----14-12----14-12-14-12-----|
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------14~-|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------------------|


VERSE (2:40) -

 EmAm
It's good to be king and have your own world.
 DEm
It helps to make friends, it's good to meet girls.
 EmAm
A sweet little queen, who can't run away.
 DEm
It's good to be king, whatever it pays.

CHORUS (3:07) -

 CGDCGD
       Excuse me if I       have some place in my mind.
 CGEmAAsusAAsusAAsusA
        Where I go time to time.                          

OUTRO (3:33) -

 EmAmDEmEmAmDEm

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Am - x 0 2 2 1 0
D - x x 0 2 3 2
A - x 0 2 2 2 0
G - 3 2 0 0 0 3
C - x 3 2 0 1 0
Asus - x 0 2 2 3 0

A Am Asus C D Em G
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