The Wizard And I

Chords and lyrics for The Wizard And I by Wicked

Ab 
Did that really just happen?
C 
Ab 
Have I actually understood?
C 
Ab 
This weird quirk I’ve tried
 
To su
C 
ppress or hide
 
Is a ta
Fm 
lent that could
Ab 
Help me meet the Wizard
C# 
 
If  
Eb 
I make goo
Cm 
d
F# 
So I’ll make, good
C 
;
Dm 
G7 
 
C 
 
Dm 
 
G7 
 
C 
When I  
Dm 
meet the Wiz
G7 
ard,
G 
C 
Once I  
Dm 
prove my wort
G7 
h
C 
 
And then I’ll meet the Wizard
Am 
 
What I’ve  
Dm 
waited for si
C 
nce,
 
Since birth
G 
!
 
And with all hi
C 
 
Wizard
Dm 
wisdom,
G7 
G 
 
By my looks, h
C 
e won’t be blinded.
Em 
 
Do you think t
Bb 
he Wizard is dumb?
C 
 
Or, like Munch
Bb 
kins, so small-minded?
G 
 
No! He’ll say to  
Am 
me,
Dm 
“I see who you  
G 
truly are -
C 
Am 
A girl on whom I can  
Dm 
rely!”
Gm 
 
And that’
C 
s how we’ll begin
F 
 
The Wizard and I
C 
Dm 
G 
 
C 
 
Dm 
 
G 
 
D 
And one day, he’ll say to me, “Elphaba
C# 
 
A gir
D 
l who is so superior,
C# 
F 
Shouldn’t a girl who’s so good inside
Dm 
Have a matching exterior?
Em 
C 
And since folks here to an absurd d
Bb 
egree
F 
Cm 
Seem fixated on
Bb 
your 
 
ve
F 
rdigris.
Bb 
 
Would it be  
C# 
all right by you
C 
 
If  
Bb 
I
 
de-greenified you?”
C 
 
Am 
And though of course,
Dm 
That’s not import
G 
ant to me.
C 
Am 
“All right, why not?”
Dm 
I’ll 
 
reply
G 
C 
Oh, what a pair we’ll be
F 
 
The Wizard and I;
Am 
Dm 
G 
 
Yes, what
C 
a pair we’
Dm 
ll 
 
be
F 
 
Held in  
C 
such high esteem.
F 
 
When people se
C 
e me, they will scream
F 
 
For half of Oz
C 
‘s favorite team;
Fm 
 
The Wiz
G 
ard
 
And I
C 
Dm 
G 
 
C 
 
Dm 
 
G 
 
C 

Popular

Chords and lyrics for Popular by Wicked

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B 
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Whene
Am 
ver 
 
 
Am/G 
 
s
D/F# 
ee 
 
someone
G/B 
less 
 
fortuna
C(add9) 
te than I
 
And let’s  
Am 
face 
 
i
Am/G 
t,  
D/F# 
who 
 
isn’t
G/B 
, less f
F(add9) 
ortunate than I?
 
My tender  
Eb 
heart tends to
Db 
start 
 
t
C(add9) 
 
bleed
 
And when  
Am 
someone
Am/G 
need
D/F# 
s a make
G/B 
over I simply
C(add9) 
have to take over
Gm 
And even in your
C 
case
 
Though it’s the  
Am7 
toughest case I’v
D/F# 
e yet to face
 
Don’t  
Gm 
worry, I’m determined to su
C(add9) 
cc
C 
eed
 
And  
G9 
yes
C 
indeed
 
F 
Popular
C 
Bbsus2 
You’re gonna be pop
F 
-u-u-lar
 
I’ll teach  
C/E 
you 
 
th
Dm 
 
prop
Am/C 
er ploys whe
Dm 
n you t
Am/C 
alk to boys
 
Little  
Bbmaj7 
way
C 
s to flirt and flo
F 
unce
 
I’ll show you what  
Dm 
shoes to wear,  
F/C 
how 
 
to
 
fix your hair
Bb 
Everything that really
C 
counts to be
F 
Popular
C 
Bb(add9) 
I’ll help you be P
F 
op-u-u-lar
 
You’ll  
C/E 
hang with th
Dm 
e right coho
Am/C 
rts
 
You’ll be  
Dm 
good 
 
at
Am/C 
sports
 
Know the  
Bbmaj7 
slang 
 
yo
C 
u’ve 
 
go
A7sus 
t to know
D 
So let’s start, ’cause you’ve got an awfully lon
Csus 
g  
C 
way
F 
to 
 
go
 
 
F/A 
 
Db 
 
Db 
Don’t be offended by  
 
my frank analysis
Abmaj7 
Think of it as personality  
Eb6/9 
dialysis
Dbm7 
Now that I’ve chosen to
Bbm7 
become a pal a sis-
Eb 
ter and adviser
 
Not
C 
when it comes to
F 
Popular
C 
 
I know about  
Bb(add9) 
pop-u
F 
-u-lar
 
And  
C/E 
with an  
Dm 
assist 
 
fr
Am/C 
om 
 
me
 
To be  
Dm 
who 
 
you’ll
Am/C 
be
Bbmaj7 
Instead of drea
A7sus 
rin
A7/C# 
 
who
Dm 
you were… are
 
There’s  
Bb 
nothing that can stop you
 
From becomming pop
C 
u-
F 
ler… 
 
lar
 
We’re gonna  
Bb 
make you pop –  
C 
u
F 
-lar
F/A 
 
A 
When i see depressing cre
A/C# 
atures
Dm 
With 
 
u
A/E 
npreposessing 
 
features
 
Or  
Dm 
specially 
 
gr
A/E 
eat 
 
communicato
G 
rs
 
Did they have brains or know
G/B 
ledge?
C 
Don’t make me laugh
 
They were po
F 
pular, 
 
 
C 
please
 
It’s all about  
Bb(add9) 
pop
F 
-u-u – lar
 
It’s  
C/E 
not 
 
abou
Dm 
 
aptitu
Am/C 
de
 
It’s the  
Dm 
way 
 
you’re
Am/C 
viewed
 
So it’s very  
A7sus 
shr
A7 
ewd 
 
to
G9 
be
 
Very very pop
Bb 
 
-
Csus 
l
C 
ar l
F 
ike 
 
me
 
And though  
Dm 
you 
 
protes
Am/C 
t your
Dm 
disinte
Am/C 
rest
Bbmaj7 
 
know
E7sus 
c
A7/G 
land
Dm 
es
G 
– tine – ly
 
Your  
Csus 
new found popu
C 
la
F 
rity
 
Just  
Bb 
not quite as
Bb 
po
Csus 
pular

Im Not That Girl

Chords and lyrics for Im Not That Girl by Wicked

 
sudden heat Hearts leap in  
A 
giddy…
 
Sudden silence,  
D/F# 
sudd
G 
en 
 
heat
C/E 
Heart
Em 
s leap in
D/F# 
 
 
C(add9) 
giddy 
 
whirl,
 
He could  
D/F# 
be 
 
 
Bm7 
th
G/B 
at 
 
boy,
Am7 
but 
 
I’
G 
m not tha
Dsus 
 
 
D 
girl.
 
Don’t lose sight of  
D/F# 
who 
 
y
G 
ou 
 
are.
C/E 
Don’
Em 
 
remembe
D/F# 
 
tha
C(add9) 
t rush of joy.
 
He could  
D/F# 
be 
 
 
Bm7 
th
G/B 
at 
 
boy,
Am7 
I’
G/C 
 
 
G 
not that girl.
 
D# 
Eve
G# 
ry 
 
so
C# 
often we long to steal
 
to the  
F#7 
land of Wh
B 
at-Might-Have-Been,
 
But  
Dm 
that
G/B 
doesn
E7 
‘t 
 
sof
Am 
ten the ache we feel
 
when re
F 
ality 
 
 
Asus 
sets back in.
 
She who’s winsome,  
D/F# 
she 
 
wi
G 
ns 
 
him.
C/E 
Gol
Em 
d hair with
D/F# 
 
g
C(add9) 
entle 
 
curl–
 
That’s the girl he  
Bm7 
 
G/B 
cho
 
se,
Am7 
an
G/C 
 
hea
Dsus 
ven 
 
k
D 
nows,

… G5/B G5/A G5/B

 
D/F# 
wounds 
 
t
G 
he 
 
heart.
C/E 
 
wasn’
Em 
t born for t
D/F# 
he 
 
ros
C(add9) 
e and pearl,
 
The
D/F# 
re’
Bm7 
 
 
G/B 
a girl I know–
Am7 
H
G/C 
e loves  
Dsus 
her 
 
s
D 
o,
 
that  
G/C 
gi
G/B 
rl
G/A 

For Good

Chords and lyrics for For Good by Wicked

 
 
F 
– 
 
 
G 
 
I’ve  
C/E 
heard 
 
i
Fmaj9 
 
said
F6/9 
That 
 
peop
C/E 
le come into our lives
 
For a  
Fmaj9 
rea- 
 
son
F6/9 
Bringi
C/E 
ng 
 
somet
Fsus2 
hing 
 
we
G 
must 
 
learn
 
And  
C/E 
we ar
Fmaj9 
 
led
F6/9 
To those who help us most to grow
 
If we  
Am7 
let 
 
them
 
And we  
D/F# 
help them  
Gsus 
in 
 
re-
G 
turn
 
C/E 
Well, 
 
 
Fsus2 
I don’t know
 
If I be-lieve that’s  
Am/E 
true
 
But I  
Ab 
know I’m who I am today
 
Be-
Fm7 
cause I knew you
 
Bb 
Like 
 
a
C/E 
co-met 
 
pull
Fsus2 
ed from orbit
 
As it pas- – - – - ses a  
C 
sun
 
Like a  
C/E 
stream that meet
C/F 
s a boulder
Bbsus2 
Half- way through
G 
the 
 
 
G/F 
wood
 
C/E 
Who can say
 
But  
Fsus2 
beca
C/E 
use I kne
F5 
 
you
C/E 
I h
C/F 
ave 
 
b
G5 
een 
 
changed
C 
for 
 
g
C/F 
ood
 
G 
It 
 
 
C/E 
well 
 
ma
Fmaj9 
 
be
 
That we will  
C 
never meet again
Em 
In 
 
this
Fmaj9 
life- 
 
time
F6/9 
So let  
C/E 
me say  
Fsus2 
before we part
 
G 
So 
 
 
C/E 
much 
 
 
Fmaj9 
of  
F6/9 
me
 
You’l
Am7 
l be with me
 
Like a  
D/F# 
hand-print on  
Gsus 
my 
 
h
G 
eart
 
C/E 
And 
 
no
Fsus2 
w whatever way
 
Our stor- – ies  
Am 
end
 
I  
Ab 
know you have rewritten mine
Ab 
 
By  
Fm7 
be-ing my friend
 
Bb 
Like 
 
a
C/E 
ship blown f
Fsus2 
rom its mooring
 
Fmaj7(no3)/Bb  
C 
 
By  
A 
wind off the sea
 
Like a  
C/E 
seed dropped  
C/F 
by a sky-bird
Bb(add9) 
F6/A  
G 
 
G/F 
 
In  
A 
dis- – tant wood
 
C/E 
Who can say
 
If I’ve been changed for the  
Am7 
bet-ter
 
But  
Fsus2 
beca
C/E 
use I knew you
 
Because  
C/E 
I knew you
 
I have been
C/F 
change
G 
d fo
Fm7 
 
good
 
And  
Fm9 
just 
 
t
Bb 
o clear the air
 
I ask for-
Fm7 
give-ness
 
For the things I’ve done
Fm9 
 
You  
Bb 
blame me for
 
But then  
Bb6 
I guess we know
 
There’s  
Csus2 
blame  
F/A 
to 
 
share
 
To mat- – - ter any-
Fm7/Bb 
mor
Bb 
e
 
Like a steam that me
A 
ets a boul- -der Halfway  
A 
through the wood
 
Sea Like  
A 
seed dropped by  
A 
bird in the wood
 
 
C/E 
Csus
Fsus2 
/Bb
 
Csus/Bb  
C 
 
C 
 
As it pas- – ses  
A 
sun By  
A 
wind off the sea
 
Like a  
C/E 
stream that meet
Fsus2 
s a boul
Fsus2 
der Like a seed dropped
 
Fsus2/Bb Fsus2/A  
G 
 
Fsus2/Bb Fsus2/A  
G 
 
G/F 
 
Half- – -way through the wood By  
A 
bird in the wood
 
C/E 
Who can say
 
If I’ve been changed for the  
Am7 
bet-ter
Fsus2 
I
C/E 
do be- lieve
 
I have been  
G/D 
changed for th
Am 
 
bet-ter
 
And  
Fsus2 
beca
C/E 
use I knew you
 
Fsus2 
Beca
C/E 
use I knew you
 
Fsus2 
Becaus
C/E 
e I knew you
 
I have been  
C/F 
change
Gsus 
d
C5 

Defying Gravity Key Of Glee

Chords and lyrics for Defying Gravity Key Of Glee by Wicked

G 
Something has  
D 
changed within me
G 
Something is  
C 
not the same
G 
I’m through with  
D 
playing by the  
Em 
rules
 
Of  
C 
someone else’s game
F 
Too late for  
G 
second-guessing
F 
Too late to go back to  
G 
sleep
F 
It’s time to  
G 
trust my instincts
C 
Close my eyes and  
D 
leap
 
It’s time to  
Em 
try
 
De
C 
fying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
I think I’ll  
Em 
try
 
De
C 
fying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
Kiss me good
Em 
bye
 
I’m de
C 
fying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
And you won’t bring me
G 
down
 
G 
I’m through ac
D 
cepting 
 
limits
Em 
‘Cause 
 
someone
C 
says they’re so
G 
Some things I  
D 
cannot 
 
change
 
But  
Em 
’till I try, I’ll
F 
never 
 
know
F 
Too long I’ve  
G 
been afraid of
F 
Losing love I  
G 
guess I’ve lost
C 
Well, if that’s  
Em 
love
 
It comes at  
Am 
much too high a
D 
cost
 
I’d sooner  
Em 
buy
 
Def
C 
ying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
Kiss me good
Em 
bye
 
I’m de
C 
fying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
I think I’ll  
Em 
try
 
Def
C 
ying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
And you won’t bring me  
F 
down
 
I’d sooner  
Em 
buy
 
Def
C 
ying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
Kiss me good
Em 
bye
 
I’m de
C 
fying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
I think I’ll  
Em 
try
 
Def
C 
ying 
 
 
G 
gravity
D 
 
And you won’t bring me  
G 
down
 
Bring me  
F 
down, Oh oh oooooooh  
G 
oh

Defying Gravity

Chords and lyrics for Defying Gravity by Wicked

Db5 
Something 
 
ha
Gbsus2 
s changed within me
Db5 
Something 
 
i
Gbsus2 
s not the same
Db5 
I’m through wit
Gbsus2 
h playing by the ru
Gbsus2 
les of someone else’s game
 
Too late for sec
Db 
ond 
 
guessing
 
Too late to go back to sleep
Db 
 
I think I’ll try de
Gbsus2 
fying gravity
 
And you can’t pull me do
Db5 
wn
Gbsus2 
 
But till I  
Gbsus2 
try, I’ll never know
 
Too long I’ve  
Db5 
been 
 
afrai
Db 
 
of
 
Losing love I  
Db5 
guess I’ve lost
 
Kiss me goodbye, I’m de
Gbsus2 
fy- ing gravity
 
I  
Am6 
kno
E/G# 
w it sounds t
A(add9) 
ruly 
 
crazy
 
And  
E/B 
true, the vision’s hazy
 
Flying so h
Esus2 
igh, de
 
fy-  
 
ing gravity
 
They’ll n
B5 
ever pull me do
B/D# 
wn
Esus2 
 
 
Db5 
So if yo
Gbsus2 
u care to find me
Db5 
Look to th
Gbsus2 
 
wester
Ab 
 
sky
 
Every- o
Ebm 
ne deserves the c
Db 
hance to fly
 
And if I’m  
Db5 
fly- ing  
Db 
solo
 
At least I’m  
Db5 
flying 
 
free
 
Tell th
Ab 
em how I am de-  
Gbsus2 
fy- ing gravity
 
I’m flying high, de-  
Gbsus2 
fy- ing gravity
 
And soon I’ll match them in  
Fm7 
re
Bbm 
 
known
 
Oh
Db 

Dancing Through Life

Chords and lyrics for Dancing Through Life by Wicked

G# 
The trouble with schools is
C#m 
They always try to teach the wrong l
 
ess
 
ons
 
Fm7 
Believe me, I’ve been kicke
C#m 
 
out
G# 
 
Less sh
C#m 
allow
Fm7 
But I say: why invite stre
C#m 
ss 
 
in?
G# 
Stop studying str
C#m 
ife
Fm7 
And learn to live the unexamined  
F 
life
 
F 
Dancing through life
Am 
Skimming the surface
Bb 
Gliding 
 
wher
Am7 
e turf is smooth
Bbm 
Life’s more painl
A7 
ess
F 
For the brainle
Dm 
ss
Bbm7 
Why think too hard
Cm 
When it’s so soothing
 
F 
Dancing through life
Am 
No need to tough it
Bb 
When you can s
Am7 
lough it off as I do
Bb 
Nothing 
 
matters
A7 
But knowing nothing matt
Dm 
ers
Bb 
It’s just life
Am7 
So keep dancing through
 
F 
Dancing through life
Am 
Swaying and sweeping
Bb 
And 
 
alway
Am7 
s keeping cool
Bbm 
Life is fraught-l
A7 
ess
F 
When you’re thought
Dm 
less
Bbm7 
Those who don’t try
 
F 
Dancing through life
Am 
Mindless and careless
Bb 
Make sure yo
Am7 
u wear less
Bb 
Woes are fleeting
A7 
Blows are glancing
Bb 
When you’re dancing