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Rolling Stones - Get Off Of My Cloud

Author And Composer:Mick Jagger and Keith Richards
Did you know:The song was written as a follow-up single to the successful "Satisfaction".
The Stones have said that the song is written as a reaction to their sudden popularity
After the success of "Satisfaction".
The song deals with their aversion to people's expectations of them.
Keith Richards says: "'Get off of My Cloud' was basically a response to people knocking
On our door asking us for the follow-up to 'Satisfaction'... We thought, 'At last.
We can sit back and maybe think about events.' Suddenly there's the knock at the door
And of course what came out of that was 'Get off of My Cloud'

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  E           A              
I live in an apartment on the
B             A           E    A B A
ninety-ninth floor of my block      
And I sit at home
        A               B       
looking out the window imagining
    A          E      A B A
The world has stopped      
     E          A              B        
Then in flies a guy who's all dressed up
       A     E     A B A
like a Union Jack       
          E             A     
And says, I've won five pounds
          B           A         E    A B A
if I have his kind of detergent pack      


        E           Abm       
I said, Hey! (hey)  You! (you)
    A          B   
Get off of my cloud
E          Abm            A          B   
Hey! (hey) You! (you) Get off of my cloud
E          Abm            A          B   
Hey! (hey) You! (you) Get off of my cloud
Don't hang around
       B                         E     A B A
'cause two's a crowd n my cloud, baby       

    E            A               B           
The telephone is ringing I say, "Hi, it's me.
          A            E     A B A
Who is it there on the line?"     
  E                A     
A voice says, "Hi, hello,
                   B           A       E    A B A
how are you, well, I guess I'm   doin' fine"     
He says, "It's three a.m.,
there's too much noise
      B                     A     E    A B A
Don't you people ever wanna go to bed?
            E           A    
Just 'cause you feel so good,
                B       A         E     A B A
do you have to drive me out of my head?"     

Repeat Chorus

I was sick and tired,
    A                  B       
fed up with this and decided to
        A        E    A B A
Take a drive downtown      
       E                 A             
It was so very quiet and peaceful there
    B             A     E     A B A
was nobody, not a soul around      
  E      A                  B    
I laid myself out, I was so tired
       A          E    A B A
and I started to dream      
       E                   A                 B   
In the morning the parking tickets were just like
        A                   E    A B A
A flag stuck on my window screen      
B E E E x2

        E    Abm      A          B   
I said, Hey! You! Get off of my cloud
E    Abm      A          B   
Hey! You! Get off of my cloud
E    Abm      A          B   
Hey! You! Get off of my cloud
D                        B                       
Don't hang around 'cause two's a crowd n my cloud
E    Abm      A          B   
Hey! You! Get off of my cloud
E    Abm      A          B   
Hey! You! Get off of my cloud
E    Abm      A          B   
Hey! You! Get off of my cloud
Don't hang around
       B                         E   
'cause two's a crowd n my cloud, baby

E E B E x2
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Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
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