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Downtown  Petula Clark

Verse 1:

        W[E]hen you're alone and life is [A/E]making you [B/E]lonely
        You can a[E]lways go

When you've got worries, all the noise and the hurry
Seems to help, I know

        Just l[E]isten to the music of the t[C#m]raffic in the city
        L[E]inger on the sidewalk where the n[C#m]eon signs are pretty
        [G#m7]How can you lose

        T[A]he l[B/A]ights a[A]re [B/A]much b[A]rig[B/A]hter t[A]here
        [B/A]You c[A]an [B/A]forg[F#7]et all your troubles, forget all your cares, and go
Chorus 1:

        [E/B] Dow[Emaj7/B]ntown
        [A/B]Things'll be g[B]reat when you're
        [E/B] Dow[Emaj7/B]ntown
        [A/B]You'll find a pl[B]ace for sure
        [E/B] Dow[Emaj7/B]ntown
        [A/B]Everything's wa[B]iting for you

        [E](Dow[A/B]ntown[Emaj7])      [A/B]
        [E](Dow[A/B]ntown[Emaj7])      [A/B]
Verse 2:

        D[E]on't hang [Emaj7]around and let your p[A/E]roblems surr[B/E]ound you
        There are m[E]ovie [Emaj7]shows

Maybe you know some little places to go to
Where they never close

Just listen to the rhythm of the gentle Bossa Nova
You'll be dancing with 'em too before the night is over
Happy again

The lights are much brighter there
You can forget all your troubles, forget all your cares, and go

Chorus 2:

Where all the lights are bright
Waiting for you tonight
You're gonna be all right now

        (D[E]own[A/B]town)[Emaj7]       [A/B]

(key changes to F):

        (D[F]own[Bb/C]town) [Fmaj7]       [Bb/C]

Instrumental break (2X):


Verse 3 (partial):

        And y[F]ou may find somebody kind to h[Dm]elp and understand you
        S[F]omeone who is just like you and n[Dm]eeds a gentle hand to
        G[Am7]uide them along
        [Bb]  So[C/Bb] mayb[Bb]e  [C/Bb]I'll [Bb]see [C/Bb]you t[Bb]here
        [C/Bb] We c[Bb]an [C/Bb] forg[G7]et all our troubles, forget all our cares, let's go

Chorus 3:

        [Bb/C]Things'll be gr[C]eat when you're
        [Bb/C]Don't wait a m[C]inute more
        [Bb/C]Everything's w[C]aiting for you

        (D[F]own[Bb/C]town) [Fmaj7]       [Bb/C]
        (D[F]own[Bb/C]town) [Fmaj7]       [Bb/C]
Coda (repeat to fade):

        (D[F]own[Bb/C]town) [Fmaj7]       [Bb/C]

-- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers

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A A/B A/E Am7 B B/E Bb Bb/C C C#m Dm E E/B Emaj7 Emaj7/B F F#7 F/C Fmaj7 Fmaj7/C G#m7 G7

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