Barenaked Ladies - Ballad Of Gordon Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
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No chord
    
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 2 fret

Verse 1

GThere was Bmdarkness, there was Clight There was Dday and there was Gnight There was Bmwrong and there was Cright D

Chorus

ADnd then there was Gme You didn't even Bmknow me but you Ctreated me like Ddirt And then there was Gme You didn't even kBmnow me but you Ccalled me a jDerk And then there was GmeeBmeeeeCe D

Verse 2

I'm from a planet near a star You wouldn't know, it's very far They're calling me the man from Mars

Chorus

But I think they're insulting me They tried to take my special suit They say my head looks like fruit Put your hands up or I'll shoot!

Bridge

I don't have Emhands Across the gDalaxy, I fClew Heard a peaceful mGessage sBment by yEmou Now I find you're jDudged by color and Csize I can't bDelieve what you called my...

Verse 3

I'm the guy who sailed the sky, but I think I'd like to live here Like to share your mountains, share your trees and share your rivers I've never seen so many beings of so many colours I'd like one day for you to say that I could call you brothers

Chorus

IAnd'd like to learn about your pizza and your weather TAndhen we could learn about how beings live together

And

Coda

AmSo if you're thinking about being a spaceman It won't Cmatter if you're black or Gwhite Or Bmpurple or Cgreen or Dblue or rGed Or Bmyellow with Cpolka dots Don your Ghead Or Bmmade of sCnow, or Dmade of wGheat Or Bmlooking like Csomething that'sD kind of a Gtreat

Bm C

I like your hat... [It fades out here, but you can just play the Bm, C, D, G progression a couple times until the end.]

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