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G     
D    
Em      
A long, long time ago
Am            
C     
I can still remember
         
Em            
D            
How that music used to make me smile
       

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G   
D    
Em                
And I knew if I had my chance that
Am                 
C           
I could make those people dance
    
Em              
C           
D     
and maybe they'd by happy for a while.

Bridge: x2

e|----2--5---10---5--2-----2--3--2------0----|
B|-3--------------------3------------3------3|
G|-------------------------------------------|
D|-------------------------------------------|
A|-------------------------------------------|
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G                 
Am          
Did you write the book of love
       
C                 
Am         
Em
and do you have faith in God above?   
Em           
D           
If the Bible tells you so
       

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G     
Em                     
Now do you believe in rock and roll?
    
Am              
C           
Can music save your mortal soul?
    
Em               
A7            
D7        
and can you teach me how to dance  real slow?
       
Em                  
Am           
Well I know that you're in love with him
         
Em                
Am         
'cause I   saw you dancing in the gym,
    
C           

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G        
Am    
You both kicked off your shoes,
      
C                     
D7   
Man I dig those rhythm and blues!
        

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G      
D       
Em            
I was a lonely teenage broncin' buck,
       
Am                   
C             
with a pink carnation and a pick-up truck.
     

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G     
D     
Em                
C   
But I knew I was out of luck   the day,
    
D7    

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G    
C  

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G           
D7         
the music died.     I started singing....

Chorus:

   

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G   
C          

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G       
D   
So bye-bye, Miss American Pie.
         

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G            
C            
Drove my Chevy to the levee but the

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G          
D        

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G        
C   
levee was dry, them good ole boys
              

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G           
D           
were drinkin' whiskey and Rye, singing
Em                        
A7  
this'll be the day that I die,
Em                        
D7  
This'll be the day that I die.

   

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G     
D       
Em                
I met a girl who sang the blues so 
   
Am                  
C       
I asked her for some happy news
    
Em                              
D  
But she just smiled    and turned away.
  

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G     
D          
Em          
I went down to the sacred store
         
Am              
C           
Where I heard the music years before.
        
Em            
But the man there said
    
C              
D              
the music wouldn't play.       And
Em                  
Am              
in the streets the children screamed
    
Em                   
D             
The lovers cried and the poets dreamed.
     
C     

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G        
Am   
But not a word was spoken
      
C                          
D    
The church   bells  all  were  broken.
          

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G       
D   
Em        
And the three men I admire most:
     
Am7                 
C        
The father, Son and the Holy Ghost
      

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G          
D         
Em                 
C 
They caught the last train for the coast the day
    
D7     

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G   
C  

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G               
D7     
The music died.     And they were singing
Bridge:
Em G G Am x2

Repeat Chorus
Bridge:
Em G G Am x2

Ending:
G Am Em G x2
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