Video killed the radio star (capo 1st)       (Listen to midi)

 

††† Dm - C - F - C - G††††††††† Dm - C - F - G††††††††† ~

 

†† C          ††       Dm                    ††F             ††††G

1.†† I heard you on the wireless back in fifty-two,

C     ††††    Dm                      F            †††† G

††† lying awake in bed then tuning in on you.

C          ††††Dm                   F                   †††††   G

††† If I was young it didnít stop you coming through,

†††† C       Dm       - G       

††† oh ah, oh ah.

 

†† C               †††††††† Dm                   F           ††††   G

2. †††They took the credit for your second symphony,

C                Dm                    †††F          ††††    G

††† rewritten by machine and new technology.

C                ††Dm                    ††††F           †††††††††††   G

††† And now I understand the problems you can see.

††† C†††††††† F†††††† - G

††† Oh ah, oh ah, †††††I met your children.

†††† C††††††† F††††††† - G

††† Oh ah, oh ah, ††††††††what did you tell them ?

 

C                       F             C                     F

Video killed the radio star, video killed the radio star.

C           G           ††† F                       G        ††† Am

Pictures came and broke your heart. Oh, ah ah oh.

 

††† C                †††††††Dm              F             †††††††G

3. †††And now we meet in an abandoned studio,

C               †††††† Dm                    F             †††††††††G

††† we hear the playback and it seems so long ago,

C              ††   Dm              F            †††††††† G

††† and you remember the jingles used to go.

†††† C†††††††† F†††††† - G

††† Oh ah, oh ah, †††††††††you were the first one.

†††† C†††††††† F††††††† - G

††† Oh ah, oh ah, †††††††you were the last one.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

C                      F            C                     F

Video killed the radio star, video killed the radio star.

C        G           F                   C          G              †† F

In my mind and in my car, we canít rewind, weíve gone too far.

G        ††† Am  G       †††† Am

Oh, ah ah oh, oh, ah ah oh.

 

††† Dm - G - C - F††† Dm - G - C - F†††† Dm - G - Am - F†††

 

††† Dm - C††† Dm - G-Am-F-Am-F-G

 

C                    F            C                     F

Video killed the radio star, video killed the radio star.

C        G           F                   C          G              †† F

In my mind and in my car, we canít rewind, weíve gone too far.

C       ††† G          ††††† F                   †††††C          G           F †††††††- - -

Pictures came and broke your heart, put the blame on VTR.

 

††† C - F - G ( 4x)

 

††††† C                      F             C                    F

††† Video killed the radio star, video killed the radio star. (4x) Ö

 

††† C - F - G †††††††††C - F - G††††††† ††Ö..

 

††† (Buggles)