Ziggy Stardust Acoustic

Chords and lyrics for Ziggy Stardust Acoustic by David Bowie

 
Zi
G 
ggy played guitar, jam
B 
ming good with Weird and Gi
C 
lly, The Spiders from
 
M
D 
ars. He played it left h
G 
and, but made it too  
Em 
far, Became the special
Am 
man,
 
then we were Zig
C 
gy’s Band. Zi
G 
ggy really sang, scr
B 
ewed up eyes and screwed
 
down ha
C 
irdo Like some cat from Ja
D 
pan, he could lick ‘em by smi
G 
ling He could
 
leave ‘me to h
Em 
ang Came on so l
Am 
oaded man, well hung and
C 
snow white tan.
 
Am 
…..So where were the spiders while
Am 
the fly tried to break our balls
 
Just
Am 
the beer light to guide us, So we bi
D 
tched about his fans and should
 
c
Em 
rush his sweet hands? Play intro x2
 
Zi
G 
ggy played for time, ji
B 
ving us that we were Vo
C 
odoo The kids was just
 
cr
D 
ass, he was the n
G 
az, With God given  
Em 
ass He took it all too
Am 
far but boy
 
could he play gu
C 
itar.
 
.
Am 
….Making love with his ego,
Am 
Ziggy sucked up into his
 
mind,  
Am 
Like a leper messiah When the  
D 
kids had killed the man I had to
 
b
Em 
reak up the band.

Ziggy Stardust

Chords and lyrics for Ziggy Stardust by David Bowie

G 
Now Ziggy played guitar,
Bm 
Jamming good with Weird and
C 
Gilly,
 
And the Spi
B 
ders 
 
 
C 
from 
 
 
D 
Mars.
 
He played it left hand,
G 
 
But made it too far.
Em 
 
Became the spec
A 
ial 
 
man,
 
Then we were  
C 
Ziggy’s 
 
band.
 
like some cat  
B 
from 
 
 
C 
Ja
D 
pan.
 
Am 
So 
 
 
G5 
where were the  
F5 
spide
G5 
rs
Am 
,
 
While the  
G5 
fly tried to brea
F5 
k our ball
G5 
s?
Am 
 
Just the bee
G5 
r light to g
F5 
uide 
 
us,
 
so  
G5 
we
D 
bitched about his
Dsus2 
fans
D 
and should we  
E 
crush his sweet hands?
 
G 
Yeah
D 
..
Cadd9 
 
 
G/B 
 
G/A 
 
G 
o
D 
oo….
Cadd9 
ZIGGY 
 
PLAYED
G 
GUITAR!

Zeroes

Chords and lyrics for Zeroes by David Bowie

A 
 
A 
Ye
B/A 
ah 
 
Ye
D/A 
ah
A 
Ye
B/A 
ah 
 
Ye
D/A 
ah
A 
Ye
B/A 
ah 
 
Ye
D/A 
ah
A 
 
B/A 
 
D/A 
 
You’ve  
A 
arri
B/A 
ved in the land o
D/A 
f a thousand different names
 
A
A 
nd the  
B/A 
fabulou
D/A 
s sons have crashed their planes in flames
 
N
A 
ow 
 
tomorr
B/A 
ow is b
D/A 
ack claiming redemption is on your heels
 
A
A 
nd 
 
 
B/A 
a toothless past is asking you how it feels
 
F 
And me my litt
Dm 
le red Corvette has driven by
 
Fair weat
Am 
her heart has fallen in
 
My rainy day girl is feeling  
C 
down
 
And she tells me
F/A 
that the world is spinning round
Bb 
I say the
Bbm 
dream was all  
F/A 
for 
 
you
 
You’re
G7 
nobody 
 
else
 
Ton
Bb 
ight 
 
the
Bbm 
Zeroes 
 
 
F 
were singing for you
 
A 
Hi, 
 
ca
B/A 
n I walk yo
D/A 
u home again today
A 
Gotta get  
B/A 
forg
D/A 
ive and forget hey-hey
A 
Something good is happening and I  
B/A 
don’t know what  
D/A 
it 
 
is
A 
Don’t you know we’re  
B/A 
back on trial again today
 
F 
And it’s breaking wine for  
Dm 
you
 
Hell it’
Am 
s only ’cause you’re true
 
Someone outtimed my  
C 
heart
 
Stopping and preaching and  
F/A 
letting love in
Bb 
You are my
Bbm 
moon, you are  
F 
my 
 
sun
 
Heaven knows  
G7 
what you are
 
Ton
Bb 
ight 
 
the
Bbm 
Zeroes 
 
 
F 
are singing for you
 
Yes they  
G7 
were
 
Ton
Bb 
ight 
 
the
Bbm 
Zeroes 
 
 
F 
were singing for you
Bb 
Tonight the Z
Bbm 
eroes were singing
Db 
for 
 
you
 
Gbm 
Doesn’t matter what you try
Db 
to 
 
 
Gbm 
do, 
 
 
Db 
aaaaahhhhh, 
 
aa
Db 
aaaahhhhhhh (doesn’t matter, doesn’t matter)
 
Doesn’t matter what you try to d
Db 
o (doesn’t matter, doesn’t matter)
 
Doesn’t matter where you try to  
Db 
go (doesn’t matter, doesn’t matter)
 
Doesn’t matter who we really are
Db 
(doesn’t matter, doesn’t matter)
 
Db 
Doesn’t matter, Doesn’t matter
 
Db 
Doesn’t matter, Doesn’t matter
 
Db 
Doesn’t matter, Doesn’t matter
 
Db 
Ohh
 
Db 
Ohh
 
Db 
Oh
 
Db 
Oh
 
Db 
Oh
 
Doesn’t matter
Db 
 
A 
B/A = x04440
F 
Dm = x57765
C 
C/Bb = x12010

Young Americans

Chords and lyrics for Young Americans by David Bowie

C 
They pulled in just behind the fridge
 
He lays
Dm 
her down-he frowns
F 
“Gee my life’s a funny thing
 
Am I  
G 
still too young”
C 
He kissed her then and there
 
She took his ring, t
Dm 
ook his babies
 
It t
F 
ook him minutes, took her nowhere
G 
Heaven knows she’dve taken anything
 
F 
All 
 
n
G 
ight-she want s the young American
C 
Youn
Dm 
g American, young American
 
It’s a
F 
ll 
 
 
G 
right-but she wants the young American
 
Am 
Do you remember  
G 
your 
 
Pr
C 
esident 
 
Nixon?
Am 
So you remember
G 
the bills yo
F 
u have to pay
 
or even yest
E 
erday?
 
D 
Have you been the un-American
Em 
Just you and your id singing falsetto ’bout
G 
leather, leather everywhere and
A 
not a myth left from the Ghetto
D 
Well, well, well would you carry a razor?
Em 
In case, just in case of depression
G 
Sit on your hands on a bus of survivors
A 
Blushing at all the afro-sheeners
 
G 
All
A 
night-you want the young American
D 
Young American, young American
Em 
 
It’s
G 
all
A 
right-you want the young American
 
C 
They pulled in just behind the fridge
G 
He laid her down – he frowns
Dm 
Gee my life’s a funny thing
F 
Am I still too young
C 
He kissed then and there
G 
She took his ring took his babies
Dm 
It him minutes took her nowhere
F 
Heaven knows she’d've taken anything
 
Em 
All 
 
ni
F#m 
ght – she wants the young American
Em 
It’s all ri
F#m 
ght – but she wants the young American

Working Class Hero

Chords and lyrics for Working Class Hero by David Bowie

Am 
As soon as you’re born they  
G 
make you feel  
Am 
small
 
By giving you no time ins
G 
tead of it  
Am 
all
 
Till the pain is so big you feel noth
G 
ing at a
Am 
ll
 
A wo
Am 
rking class hero is s
G 
omething 
 
to
Am 
be
 
A wo
Am 
rking class hero is s
G 
omething 
 
to
Am 
be

Word On A Wing

Chords and lyrics for Word On A Wing by David Bowie

B 
 
E 
 
F# 
 
B 
 
F# 
B 
 
E 
 
F# 
 
B 
 
F# 
 
B 
In this age of grand illusi
E 
on you walked into my life out  
F# 
of 
 
m
B 
 
 
F# 
dreams
 
I don’t n
B 
eed another change, still you f
E 
orced away into my s
F# 
cheme of things
B 
F# 
B 
You say we’re growi
E 
ng, 
 
growing
F# 
heart and sou
B 
l
F# 
 
In this a
B 
ge of grand illusion you wa
E 
lked into my life out of  
F# 
my 
 
dreams
B 
F# 
 
S
B 
weet name, you’re b
E 
orn once again for  
F# 
me
B 
F# 
 
S
B 
weet name, you’re b
E 
orn once again for  
F# 
me
B 
F# 
 
Oh sw
B 
eet name, I c
E 
all you again, you’re b
F# 
orn once again for
B 
m
F# 
e
 
Just be
B 
cause I believe don’t mean I d
E 
on’t think as well
 
Don’t h
F# 
ave to question everything in  
B 
heaven 
 
 
F# 
or 
 
hell
 
L
C# 
ord, I kneel and
C#maj7 
offer 
 
 
Bbm 
you my word on a wing
 
And I’m t
F 
rying hard to f
F7 
it among your s
A 
cheme of things
A7 
 
It’s s
Dm 
afer than a strange land, but I s
E 
till care for myself
 
And I d
C 
on’t stand in my own l
Dm 
ight
D7 
G 
Lord, 
 
 
D 
lord, my prayer flies like a w
A 
ord on a w
G 
ing
D 
 
My prayer flies like a w
A 
ord on a w
G 
ing
D 
Does my prayer fit in with y
A 
our scheme of th
G 
ings?
 
In this a
B 
ge of grand illusion you wa
E 
lked into my life out  
F# 
of my dreams
B 
F# 
B 
Sweet name, you’re b
E 
orn once again for  
F# 
me
B 
F# 
 
just as l
B 
ong as I can see, I’ll n
E 
ever stop this vision flowing
F# 
I look twice and you’re still flow
B 
in
F# 
g
 
Just as l
B 
ong as I can walk, I’ll walk besi
E 
de you, I’m alive
F# 
in 
 
you
B 
F# 
B 
Sweet name, you’re b
E 
orn once again for  
F# 
me
 
And I’m r
B 
eady to sha
F# 
pe the scheme of things
G 
Ooh, 
 
 
E7 
ready to shape the scheme of things
G 
Ooh, 
 
 
E7 
ready to shape the scheme of things
 
 
G 
Ooh, 
 
 
E7 
ready to shape the scheme of things
 
 
G 
Ooh, 
 
 
E7 
ready to shape the scheme of things
 
 
F# 
Ooh, 
 
Ah
C# 
Lord, I kneel and offer you my  
Bbm 
word on a wing
 
And I’m t
F 
rying hard to fi
F7 
t among your s
A 
cheme of things
A7 
 
It’s s
Dm 
afer than a strange land, but I  
E 
still care for myself
 
And I d
C 
on’t stand in my  
Dm 
own light  
F 
Oh
C# 
Lord, lord, my prayer flies like a
Bbm 
word on a wing
 
And I’m t
F 
rying hard to fi
F7 
t among your s
A 
cheme of things
A7 
 
It’s s
Dm 
afer than a strange land, but I  
E 
still care for myself
 
And I d
C 
on’t stand in my  
Dm 
own 
 
light
D7 
G 
Lord, 
 
 
D 
lord, my prayer flies like a w
A 
ord on a w
G 
ing
D 
My prayer flies like a w
A 
ord on a w
G 
ing
D 
Does my prayer fit in with y
A 
our scheme of th
G 
ings?
G 
A/G 
Dsus4 
D 

Without You

Chords and lyrics for Without You by David Bowie

Bb 
 
Eb 
 
Bb 
 
Eb 
 
Ab 
 
Eb 
 
Bb 
 
G 
Just when I’m ready to  
Ab 
throw in my hand
Bb 
Just when the best things in life are
Bb 
gone
Ab 
I look into your eyes
Bb 
There’s 
 
no
Eb 
smoke without fire
Bb 
You’re exactly who I
Eb 
want to be with
Bb 
What would I do
Eb 
Ab 
Bb 
 
Bb 
 
Eb 
 
Bb 
 
Eb 
 
Ab 
 
Eb 
 
Bb 
 
G 
And when I’m willing to  
Ab 
call it a day
Bb 
Just when I won’t take another
Bb 
chance
Ab 
I hold your hand
Bb 
There’s 
 
no
Eb 
smoke without fire
Bb 
Woman 
 
I
Eb 
love 
 
you
Bb 
What would I do
Eb 
Ab 
Bb 
 
Bb 
Eb 
 
 
Eb 
Bb
Bb 
A
Eb 
b
Ab 
Eb 
Bb 

Win

Chords and lyrics for Win by David Bowie

 
 
G 
 
G6 
 
Fmaj7 
 
F6 
 
G 
Me, I  
G6 
hope that I’m
A 
crazy
A6 
G 
I feel you  
G6 
driving and you’re
Fmaj7 
only
F6 
the 
 
wheel
G 
Slow down,  
G6 
let 
 
someone
A 
love 
 
yo
A6 
u
G 
Ohh, I’ve never  
G6 
touched you since I
Fmaj7 
starte
F6 
d to feel
G 
If there’s  
G6 
nothing 
 
to
A 
hide 
 
m
A6 
e
G 
Then you’ve never  
G6 
seen me hanging
Fmaj7 
naked 
 
 
F6 
and 
 
wired
G 
Somebody 
 
 
G6 
lied, 
 
but
A 
I say it’s
A6 
hi
Fmaj7 
 
T
F6 
 
be
D 
alive
 
C 
Now your  
Am 
smile 
 
is
D 
spreading 
 
thin
C 
Seems you’re  
Am 
trying
D 
not to lose
C 
Since I’m  
Am 
not 
 
su
D 
pposed to grin
C 
All you’ve  
Bm 
got 
 
to
C 
do 
 
is..
G 
.win
G6 
Fmaj7 
(that’s 
 
all
F6 
ya 
 
gotta
G 
do
G6 
)
Fmaj7 
(ooh, it ai
F6 
n’t 
 
over)
 
G 
Me, I’m  
G6 
fresh on your
A 
page
A6 
s
G 
Secret 
 
 
G6 
thinker 
 
sometimes
Fmaj7 
listen
F6 
ing 
 
aloud
G 
Life lies  
G6 
dumb on its h
A 
eroe
A6 
s
G 
Wear your  
G6 
wound with honor,
Fmaj7 
make 
 
som
F6 
eone 
 
proud
G 
Someone like  
G6 
you 
 
should
A 
not be a
A6 
llowed 
 
T
Fmaj7 
 
star
F6 
 
an
D 
 
fires
 
C 
Now your  
Am 
smile 
 
is
D 
spreading 
 
thin
C 
Seems you’re  
Am 
trying
D 
not to lose
C 
Since I’m  
Am 
not 
 
su
D 
pposed to grin
C 
All you’ve  
Bm 
got 
 
to
C 
do 
 
is..
G 
.win
G6 
Fmaj7 
(that’s 
 
all
F6 
ya 
 
gotta
G 
do
G6 
)
Fmaj7 
(ooh, it ai
F6 
n’t 
 
 
D 
over)
 
C 
Now your  
Am 
smile 
 
is
D 
spreading 
 
thin
C 
Seems you’re  
Am 
trying
D 
not to lose
C 
Since I’m  
Am 
not 
 
su
D 
pposed to grin
C 
All you’ve  
Bm 
got 
 
to
C 
do 
 
is..
G 
.win
G6 
Fmaj7 
(that’s 
 
all
F6 
ya 
 
gotta
G 
do
G6 
)
Fmaj7 
(ooh, it ai
F6 
n’t 
 
 
G 
ove
G6 
r)

Wild-eyed Boy From Freecloud

Chords and lyrics for Wild-eyed Boy From Freecloud by David Bowie

D 
 
D/C# 
 
D/C 
 
D/B 
 
Bb6 
 
C 
 
E7sus 
 
E7 
 
D 
Solemn faced the  
D/C# 
village 
 
settl
D/C 
es 
 
down,
D/B 
undetected 
 
 
Bb6 
by the stones
 
And the  
A 
hangman plays the  
A#dim 
mandolin before he goes to
D 
Sl
D/C# 
ee
D/C 
p, 
 
and
D/B 
the last thing  
Bb6 
on his mind
 
is the  
A 
wild-eyed boy  
A#dim 
imprisoned ‘neath the
D 
covered wooden sh
D/C# 
af
D/C 
t, folds
D/B 
the rope int
Bb6 
o it’s bag.
A 
Blows his pipe of  
A#dim 
smolders, blankets
D 
smoke into the  
D/C# 
room,
D/C 
and
D/B 
the day will e
Bb6 
nd for some.
C 
As the  
G 
night begins for  
F 
one.
E7sus 
E7 
 
As he  
C 
breaks the night to  
G 
cry
 
Its really  
D 
me
D/C# 
 
 
D/C 
re
D/B 
ally you and  
Bb6 
really 
 
me
A 
It’s so hard for  
A#dim 
us to really
D 
be
D/C# 
 
 
D/C 
Re
D/B 
ally you,  
Bb6 
really 
 
me,
 
You’ll  
A 
lose me though I’m  
A#dim 
always 
 
really
 
D 
fre
D/C# 
e.
D/C 
D/B 
C 
C 
C 
C 
 
And the  
C 
mountain moved it’s eyes to the  
C7 
world and realized
 
Where the  
Bb 
snow had saved a
Ab 
place for th
C 
e wild-eyed boy fro
E7sus 
m free  
E7 
cloud
 
And the  
G 
women once proud clutched the  
C 
heart of the crowd
 
as the  
G 
boulders smashed down from the  
C 
mountains 
 
hand.
 
And the  
Am 
magic in the stare of the
C 
wild-eyed boy said
Am 
“Stop Free Cloud,
C 
they won’t think to
E7sus 
cut me down, no,
E7 
no, 
 
no!”
 
But the  
F 
cottages 
 
 
C 
fell like a  
F 
playing card  
C 
hell
 
and the  
Bb 
tears on the
F 
face of the
C 
wise 
 
boy
 
came  
F 
trembling 
 
 
C 
down to the  
F 
rumbling 
 
 
C 
ground
 
and the  
Bb 
missionary
F 
mystic 
 
of
C 
peace/love
D 
Stumbled back to  
D/C# 
cry among t
D/C 
he 
 
clo
D/B 
uds
Bb6 
A 
Kicking back the p
D 
ebbles from the  
D/C# 
Free Cloud  
C 
mountain
 
‘s track.

Wild Is The Wind

Chords and lyrics for Wild Is The Wind by David Bowie

Am 
Love me, love me, love me, love me,
Dm 
say you do
Am 
Let me fly a
Dm 
way with you
G 
For my love is like t
C 
he 
 
wind,
C/B 
Am 
and wild is the wind
E 
Wild is the wind
 
C 
 
Am 
 
F 
 
Dm 
 
E 
You kiss me