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David Bowie - Space Oddity Chords
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David Bowie - Space Oddity



Category: Rock | Familiar Songs
C                       Em   C
Ground control to Major Tom,  
C                       Em    Am
Ground control to Major Tom,    
Am        Am/G             Am/F#                 C
take your protein pills and put your helmet on.   
C                       Em   C
Ground control to Major Tom,  
C                            Em   Am
commencing countdown engines on.    
Am     Am/G            Am/F#                 
Check ignition and may Gods love be with you.

C                               E   
This is ground control to major tom,
                        F    
you've really made the grade.
        Fm             C                     F    
and the papers want to know whose shirts you wear.
         Fm                C              F    
now it's time to leave the capsule if you dare.

C                              E7   
This is major tom to ground control,
                         F   
I'm stepping through the door
        Fm              C             F   
and i'm floating in the most peculiar way,
        Fm              C           F  
and the stars look very different today

    Fmaj7     Em7                  
for here am i sitting in a tin can,
Fmaj7         Em7   
far above the world,
Bb               Am  
planet earth is blue,
           G             F    
and theres nothing i can do...

Bridge:
C F G A x2

Solo:

    Fmaj7           Em7        A                 
e||-----------------------------------5---------|
B||---------------------------------5---8-5-----|
G||---5-7-5---------------------5h6---------6---|
D||-7-------7p5h7---5-7-5-----7---------------7-|
A||-----------------------7---------------------|
E||-------------------------5-------------------|

  C                  D               E          
e|--------------------5-7-s5------------------||
B|-5-6-4s5-------4s5--7-8-s7-------7s---------||
G|---------5---5-------------7---7------------||
D|-----------5-----------------7------2-0-----||
A|--------------------------------------------||
E|----------------------------------------3-0-||

C                                    E     
Though i'm past one hundred thousand miles,
                  F    
i'm feeling very still.
      Fm                  C                 F  
and i think my spaceship knows which way to go.
        Fm              C                F    
tell my wife i love her very much - she knows!

G                E        
Ground contol to major tom
     Am                    Am/G            
your circuits dead, there's something wrong
      Am/F#                
can you hear me, major tom?
        C                  
can you hear me, major tom?
        G                             
Can you hear me, major tom? can you...

Fmaj7     Em7                       
here am i floating round my tin can,
Fmaj7         Em7  
far above the moon.
Bb               Am  
planet earth is blue,
           G             F 
and theres nothing i can do

Outro:
C F G A x2
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