Americanos    (video)

 

††† Americanos !††† +G - Em - G - Em (2x)

 

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1. Thereís a place where a kid without a cent,

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††† he can grow up to be president,

G†††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††- Em

††† a magic kingdom filled with ††††††††††Barbie dolls,

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††† if you †††††††got the time, we can make it a good time.

††††† G††† - Em†††††††††† A††††† - D

††† Mm,††††††††††† ah, yeah,††††† yeah !

 

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Americanos, blue jeans and Chinos, Coke, Pepsi and Oreos !

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Americanos, uh oh, movies and heroes, in the land of the free,

†††††††††† †††D††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††- G

you can be what you wanna be.

 

††† G - Em†††††††† A ††††††- D

+††††††††††††††† Ah, yeah,††††††† yeah !

 

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2. They know how to advertise, sell you anything at any price,

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††† need it or not, thatís what you got, yeah !

††††††† ††††G †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Em

††† Take no bull from anyone, we just wanna have some fun,

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††† we got the †††††††Queen of Soul, created ††††††Rock and Roll.

 

†† ††G††† - Em†††† A††††† - D

+ Hey !†††††††††† Yeah,††††††† yeah !

 

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Americanos, blue jeans and Chinos, Coke, Pepsi and Oreos !

†††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A

Americanos, uh oh, low riding chicanos, in the land of the free,

††††††††††††† D†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† - G

you can be what you wanna be.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

+G - Em - G - Em (2x)

 

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3. Satellite stations across the nation,

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††† thatís cable TV for you and me.

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††† Iím cleaning kitchens, washing †††††††††pots and pans,

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††† everythingís organized, from crime to leisure time.

††††† G††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††Em†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††- A - D

††† High schools and swimming pools, king sharks and fools.

 

†††† G††††††††††††† Em††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††A††††† †††††††††††††††††††- D

Americanos, blue jeans and Chinos, Coke, Pepsi and Oreos !

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Americanos, uh oh, movies and heroes, in the land of the free,

††††††††††††† D††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††- G

you can be what you wanna be.

 

+G - Em - A - D†††††††††† +CHORUS ....

 

(Orig. = capo 4th)††† (Holly Johnson / Frankie goes to Hollywood)