Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
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Verse 1DNow when the Grumor Ccomes to your Dtown BmIt grows and F♯mgrows, where it Bmstarted F♯mno one Gknows A DSome of your Gneighbors Cwill invite it right Din BmMaybe it's a F♯mlie, Bmeven if it's aF♯m sin They'll Grepeat the Arumor Dagain
ChorusGClose yourGm eyes, Emhang Adown your Dhead GUntil the Afog blows Daway, D7let it roll away GOpen up yourGm arms Emand Afeel the Dgood GIt's a-Acomin', A7a brand new Dday,F hmGm hA7mm D F G A7
VerseBig men, little men turned into dust Maybe it was all in fun, they didn't mean to ruin no one Could there be someone, someone here among this crowd Who's been accused, had his name so misused And his privacy refused?
ChorusClose your eyes, hang your head Until the fog blows away, let it roll away Open up your arms and feel the good It's a-comin', a brand new day Hmm, no, no, no
VerseNow all you vigilantes wanna make a move Maybe they won't, you know I sure hope they don't For whether this rumor proves true or false You can forgive or you can regret But he will never ever forget
ChorusClose your eyes, hang down your head Until the fog blows away, let it roll away Open up your arms and feel the good It's a-comin', a brand new day Hmm, la la la la la Oh oh la la la la la