Yes I Can Anyway

Chords and lyrics for Yes I Can Anyway by Valdy

 
Intro:  
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.I’ll
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be 
 
y
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our dandy in the city
 
I’ll
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be 
 
 
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rugged 
 
 
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if we move back to the land
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I can b
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your 
 
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ati
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lo
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ver, I’ll be your family man
 
Ch:Y
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es, I c
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an,  
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Yes, 
 
I
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can,
 
Any wa
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y you want
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me, 
 
he
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re I am
 
Yes, I can,  
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Y
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es, I c
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an,
 
Be y
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our 
 
li
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fe, 
 
be
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your lover, be your man
 
2
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.I’ll
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be your ro  
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- de – o rider
 
Y
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our 
 
t
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all, 
 
 
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dark stranger ridin’ into town
 
 
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A 
lover or  
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dreamer or  
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fighter
 
If  
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that’s 
 
 
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what 
 
yo
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u want – I won’t let you down
 
3
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I’ll
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be 
 
 
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your shoulder to cry on
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I can b
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yo
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ur devil in disguise
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I will be the  
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one that you can re –  
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ly 
 
on
 
I’ll
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be 
 
fu
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nny,
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I’ll be foolish, I’ll be wise
 
Be y
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our 
 
l
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ife, 
 
b
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e your lover, Oh y
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ou never need another
 
Be y
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our life, be
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your lover, be
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your 
 
man

Sonnys Dream

Chords and lyrics for Sonnys Dream by Valdy

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Sonny / live
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s on a / farm, in the / wide open / space,
 
Where you can / kick off your
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/ sneakers, and / give up the / race,
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You can / lay you
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r self / down, by a / sweet river / bed,
 
Sonny / always
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re – / members, what it / was his Momma / said. /
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Sonny / don’
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t go a -/ way, I am / here all a – / lone, and
 
Your / Dadd
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y’s a / sailor, and he / never comes / home,  
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and
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The / nigh
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ts get so / long, and the / silence goes / on, and
 
I’m / fe
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eling so / tired, I’m / not all that / strong. /
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Sonny / carr
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ies the / load, he is / barely a / man,
 
There’s / not al
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l that much to / do, still he / does the best he / ca
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n, 
 
and
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He / liv
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es in a / room, by the / top of the / stairs, and
 
The / sea  
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keeps on / rollin’ in, it’s / done that for / years./
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Sonny / don’
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t go a – / way, I am / here all a – / lone, and
 
Your / Dadd
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y’s a / singer, and he / never comes / home, a
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nd
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The / nigh
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ts get so / long, and that / silence goes / on, and
 
I’m / fe
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eling so / tired, I’m / not all that / strong. /
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Towns a / hundre
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d miles a – / way, Sonny’s / never been / there,
 
He just / goes  
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to the / highway, and he / stands there and / stare
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s, 
 
and
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The / mail
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comes at / four, and the / mail man is / old,
 
Yet he’s / still  
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dreaming / dreams, filled with / silver and / gold. /
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Sonny / don’t go a – / way, I am / here all a – / lone, and
 
Your / Dadd
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y’s a / sailor, and he / never comes / home,  
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and
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The / nigh
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ts get so / long, and that / silence goes / on, and
 
I’m / fe
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eling so / tired, I’m / not all tha
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t / strong. /
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Sonny / don’t  
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go a – / way.
 
Sonny / don’t  
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go a – / way I am /  
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here all a – / lone,
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Nights are so / long, / silence goes / on,
 
I’m / fe
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eling so / tired, and / not all that
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strong.
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Sonny / lives  
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on a / farm, on a
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/ wide open / space,
 
Take off your / shoes, Stay / out of the / race.
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G 
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Lay down your / head, by the / soft river / bed,
 
Sonny / always
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re – / members, the / words his Momma / said.
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Sonny / don’
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t go a – / way, I am / here all a – / lone,
 
Your / Daddy’s a / sailor, who / never comes / home,
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G 
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Nights are so / long, / silence goes / on,
 
I’m / fe
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eling so / tired, and / not all that  
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strong.
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Sonny works the / land, though he’s / barely a / man,
 
There’s / not mu
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ch to / do, he / does what he / ca
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n,
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He / sit
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s by the / window, of his / room on the / stairs,
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Watchin’ the / waves, gently / wash on the / pie
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r.
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Many / years  
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have / passed on, Sonny’s / old and a – / lone,
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His / Daddy the / sailor, / never came / ho
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me.
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Sometimes he / wonders, what his / life might have / been;
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But from the / grave, Mommy / still haunts his / d
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ream.
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Sonny / don’
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t go a – / way, I am / here all a – / lone,
 
Your / Dadd
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y’s a / sailor, who / never comes / home
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,
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D 
Nights are so / long, / silence goes / on,
 
I’m / feeling so tired, and / not all that /  
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strong.
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Sonny / don’t  
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go a – / way.
 
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Sonny / don’
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t go a – / way I am / here all a – / lone, and
 
Your / Daddys a / sailor, who / never comes / home,  
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and
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The / nigh
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ts get so / long, / and the / silence goes / on, and
 
I’m / fe
D 
eling so / tired, I’m / not all that / strong. /
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E 
 
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Sonny / live
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s on a / farm, on a / wide open / space,
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Where you can / take off your / sneakers, and / give up a / race, and
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You can / lay do
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wn your / head, by a / sweet river / bed,
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/ / /  
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But S
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onny / always re – / members, what it / was his Momma / said. /
 
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Sonny / don’
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t go a – / way I am / here all a – / lone, and
 
Your / Dadd
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ys a / sailor, who / never comes / home
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and
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The / nigh
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ts get so / long, and the / silence goes / on, and
 
I’m / fe
D 
eling so / tired, I’m / not all that / strong. /
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E 
 
Sonny / carrie
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s the / load, though he’s / barely a / man,
 
There’s ain’t / all that
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to / do still he / does what he /  
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can, 
 
and
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He / wat
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ches the / sea from / a room by the / stairs, and
 
/  
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/ / /  
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The / waves ke
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ep on / rollin’ they’ve / done that for / years and years and / years..
 
It’s a / hu
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ndred miles to / town, Sonny’s / never been / there, and
 
He / goe
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s to the / highway, and he / stands there and / sta
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res, 
 
and
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The / mail
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comes at / four, and the / mail man is / old,
 
But he / still
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dreams his / dreams, full of / silver and / gold. /
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Sonny’s / dreams  
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can’t be / real, they’re just / stories he’s / read,
 
They’re just / stars i
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n his / eyes, they’re just / dreams in his / head,
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But he’s / hungry
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in – / side for that / wild world out – / side, and
 
/  
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/ / /  
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I / know I can’t / hold him ’cause I’ve / tried and I’ve / tried and I’ve / tried.
 
Sonny / don’t  
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go a – / way I am / here all a – / lone, and
 
Your / Dadd
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ys a / sailor, who / never comes / home
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and
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The / nigh
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ts get so / long, and the / silence goes / on, and
 
I’m / fe
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eling so / tired, I’m / not all that / strong. /
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F# 
 
Sonny / don’t  
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go a – / way!

Rock And Roll Song

Chords and lyrics for Rock And Roll Song by Valdy

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I came into town as a  
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man of renown
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A writer of songs about fr
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eedom and joy
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A hall had been rented and I
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was 
 
presented
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As the kind of a singer al
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l could enjoy
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As I climbed up the stair to the s
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tage standing there
 
It  
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was obvious something was  
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missing
 
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I could tell by the vibes they  
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wouldn’t be bribed
 
T
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hey weren’t in the mood to list
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en, they yelled out
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Play me a r
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ock ‘n’ roll song
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Don’t play me s
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ongs 
 
about
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freedom and j
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oy
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Play me a r
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ock ‘n’ roll song
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Or don’t play me no  
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song at al
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l
 
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I played them some songs about p
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eace and contentment
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And things that I’ve come to belie
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ve 
 
in
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When I was through to a choru
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s of boo
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Some track star yelled thank God he
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‘s 
 
leaving
 
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Now someone play me a rock ‘n’ roll  
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song
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I’ve had it to  
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here with your  
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flowers and b
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eads
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Play me a ro
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ck ‘n’ roll song
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Or don’t play me  
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no song at al
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l
 
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Well if I played you a ro
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ck ‘n’ roll song
 
How  
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could it be f
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air ’cause m
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y head isn’t th
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ere
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So I’ll leave you with your r
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ock ‘n’ roll songs
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And make my way ba
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ck to the co
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untry
 
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Still I hear play me a r
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ock ‘n’ roll song
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Don’t give me  
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music I  
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don’t want to h
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ear
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Play me a r
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ock ‘n’ roll song
 
I
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should have stayed ho
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me with a  
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big case of b
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eer
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Play me a r
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ock ‘n’ roll song
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Or don’t play me n
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o song at al
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l
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Or don’t play me n
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o song at al
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l!

Renaissance Song

Chords and lyrics for Renaissance Song by Valdy

 
your ha
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ir
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f
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al
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ls away when th
 
e
 
 
 
n
 
i
 
g
 
h
 
t
 
 
 
b
 
r
 
i
 
n
 
g
 
s a candle to
 
like to  
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stare as you come down the stair and the light from the
 
landing shines t
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hru
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leaves will it take to believe that autumn has finally
 
grown  
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colder and we’ve both grown older it’s hard to believe
 
we’re still on
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e
 
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Let’s dance that  
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old dance once more
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, still move as smooth on that
 
o
F#m 
ld 
 
ballroom
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floor
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I’ll wear my Sunday best,  
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you wear your favourite dress
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Lock up the door, a
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nd lets dance that old dance once
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