Mae Jean Goes to Hollywood


>The Byrds Mae Jean Goes To Hollywood written by Jackson Browne
>F Bb F >Honey when I brought you here you said that you would sing(?) > Bb G7 Bb F >You said that you would win(?) your way to fortune and fame > F Bb F >Now I've given everything to keep you warm and clean > Bb G7 Bb F >I didn't bat an eye when you changed your name > Bb C7 Bb F >I'm getting tired of hearing people call you someone else > Bb >I'm getting tired of seeing you go to work in the morning and eating >C7 >supper by myself > F Bb F >Now this Hollywood producer has offered you the world >Bb G7 Bb F >He lets you drive his sporty new Camero >F Bb F >Wonder just how many girls he's told that story to > Bb G7 Bb F >How many dreams have gone away in sorrow > Bb C7 Bb F >I'm getting tires of biting my nails and pumping gasoline
> Bb C7 >I'm getting tired of waiting for you to figure out why this city is
>unclean > Bb F Eb Bb C7 >Mae Jean run back home with me and I'll go back to working on your > F >daddy's farm > Bb F Eb Bb >Mae Jean run back home with me > Bb G Bb >This wicked cities bound to do us harm >F Bb F >Now all this time I helped you with your promising career > Bb G7 Bb F >I never said one word about your singing >F Bb F >I just want to let you know that you'll still be my star > Bb G7 >If you say goodbye to Hollywood > Bb F >And do your singing in the shower > Bb F Eb Bb C7 Bb F
>Mae Jean run back home with me back to where the air is clean + free > Bb F Eb Bb >May Jean run back home with me > G7 Bb F >If this city doesn't get us first it's gonna sink into the sea
>From The Byrds Box Set Columbia/Legacy Records 1990 >out-take from the Ballad Of Easy Rider >recorded 6/23/69

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