Pumped up kicks    (video)    (clip)

 

    Em - G - D - A (4x)

 

    Em                                      - G

1. Robert's got a quick hand,

            D                                                A

    he'll look around the room, he won't tell you his plan,

    Em                             - G

    got a rolled cigarette

      D                                           A 

    hangin' out his mouth, he's a cowboy kid.

 

               Em                                   - G

2. Yeah, found a six-shooter gun

               D                                        A

    in his dad’s closet hidden with a box of fun things.

   Em                                   - G

    I don't even know what,

                   D                                       A

    but he's comin' for you, yeah, he's comin for you, hey.

 

Em                                     G

All the other kids with the pumped up kicks,

                     D                      A

you'd better run, better run, outrun my gun.

Em                                     G

All the other kids with the pumped up kicks,

                     D                    A

you'd better run, better run faster than my bullet.

 

+ repeat CHORUS

 

     Em                                   - G

3. Daddy works a long day,

                  D                                   A

    he'll be coming home late, he's coming home late,

                   Em                                - G

    and he's bringing me a surprise,

             D                                             A

    cos' dinner's in the kitchen and it's packed in ice.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

            Em                              - G

4. I've waited for a long time,

            D                                        A

    the slight of my hand is now a quick pull trigger.

       Em                                   - G

    I reason with my cigarette,

                            D                                          A

    and say your hair's on fire, you must have lost your wits, yeah.

 

Em                                     G

All the other kids with the pumped up kicks,

                     D                      A

you'd better run, better run, outrun my gun.

Em                                     G

All the other kids with the pumped up kicks,

                     D                    A

you'd better run, better run faster than my bullet.

 

+  repeat CHORUS

 

+  Em - G - D - A (2x)    +  Em - G - D - A (2x, whistling)

 

+  CHORUS (4x) …+ G

 

(orig. = capo 1st)   (Foster The People)