I predict a riot

 

    Am - C - G      - Am - C - G         F - C - D - C - G (2x)  - Am

 

     Am                                  C            D                      Am

1. Watching the people get lairy, it's not very pretty I tell thee, 

                                                      C       D                        Am

    walking through town is quite scary, not very sensible either. 

                                               C

    A friend of a friend he got beaten

           D                                          Am

    he looked the wrong way at a policeman, 

                                                            C              D                      

    would never have happened to Smeaton, an old Leodiensian. 

 

    Am     E   - G                      D       Am      E   - G                     D

    La haha,         la la la la la la, ahaha ha ha,        la la la la la la.

 

    F                     Bb               F                 - Am

    I predict a riot,  I predict a riot !   (2x) 

 

    Am                                C            D                          Am

2.       I tried to get to my taxi, the man in a tracksuit attacks me 

                                            C             D                                  Am

    he said that he saw it before me, wants to get things a bit gory.

                                                C                   D                              Am

    Girls drive around with no clothes on, to borrow a pound for a condom,

                                                         C                    D                    

     if it wasn't for chip fat they'd be frozen, they're not very sensible. 

 

    Am     E   - G                      D       Am      E   - G                     D

    La haha,         la la la la la la, ahaha ha ha,        la la la la la la.

 

    F                     Bb               F

    I predict a riot,  I predict a riot !   (2x) 

 

                            B                      A

    And if there's anybody left in here 

              G                                 F          ~

    that doesn't want to be out there.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Am - C - G      - Am - C - G         F - C - D - C - G (2x) - Am

 

     Am                                  C            D                      Am

3. Watching the people get lairy, it's not very pretty I tell thee, 

                                                      C       D                      

    walking through town is quite scary, not very sensible. 

 

    Am     E   - G                      D       Am      E   - G                     D  ~ ~

    La haha,         la la la la la la, ahaha ha ha,        la la la la la la.

 

    F                     Bb               F

    I predict a riot,  I predict a riot !   (2x)

 

                            B                      A

    And if there's anybody left in here 

              G                                 F 

    that doesn't want to be out there.

 

   Bb              F    Bb               F                - F - Am

    I predict a riot,  I predict a riot !   (2x) 

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)    (Kaiser Chiefs)