Classic Queen (album)
This is a really good album of queens. (#)= ANY NUMBER IN PARENTHASIS IS THE SONG NUMBER (1). ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST_________ Em \ A 1. Steve walks warily down the street, with the brim pulled way down low. Em \ A Ain't no sound but the sound of his feet, machine guns ready to go. C G Are you ready, are you ready for this, C G are you hanging on the edge of your seat? C G A D Out of the doorway the bullets rip, to the sound of the beat. Yeah! Em A E A Another one bites the dust. Another one bites the dust. E A And another one gone, and another one gone , another one bites the dust. F#m B Em A Em A Hey, I'm gonna get you too, another one bites the dust. Em A 2. How do you think I'm going to get along, without you, when you're gone. Em A You took me for everything that I had, and kicked me out on my own. C G G Are you happy, are you satisfied, how long can you stand the heat? C G A D Out of the doorway the bullets rip, to the sound of the beat. + CHORUS Em Em Another one bites the dust. Another one bites the dust. Em Em Another one bites the dust. Another one bites the dust. Em A 3. There are plenty of ways you can hurt a man, and bring him to the ground. Em You can beat him, you can cheat him, you can treat him bad, A and leave him when he's down. C G G But I'm ready, yes I'm ready for you, I'm standing on my own two feet. C G D Out of the doorway the bullets rip, repeating the sound of the beat. + CHORUS + Em - A - Em - A Em (capo 1st) ________________________________________________ (2). CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE_________ D ~ D G G 1. This thing called love, I just can't handle it, D G C G this thing called love, I must get round to it, D Bb C D I ain't ready, crazy little thing called love. D 2. This thing (this thing) called love (called love), G C G it cries (like a baby) in a cradle all night. D it swings (woo woo) it jives (woo woo), G C G it shakes all over like a jelly fish D Bb C D I kinda like it - crazy little thing called love. - - - - - - - - - - - G C G There goes my baby, she knows how to rock'n'roll, Bb E she drives me crazy, she gives me hot and cold fever - A - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A - F - E - A she leaves me in a cool cool sweat. D G C G 3. I gotta be cool, relax, get hip, get on my tracks, D G C G take a back seat, hitchhike and take a long ride on my motorbike, D Bb C D until I'm ready - crazy little thing called love. Bb - D - Bb - E - A + repeat verse 3 + repeat verse 1 Bb C D Crazy thing called love, yeah yeah ! (repeat 5x and fade ) _____________________________________________________ (3). FRIENDS WILL BE FRIENDS_________ G - B7 - Em - G7 - C - F - C G D 1. Another red letter day, Em Bm D so the pound has dropped and the children are creating. C Am The other half ran away, D C G D taking all the cash and leaving you with the lumber. G B7 Em Got a pain in the chest. Doctor's on strike. G7 What you need is a rest. Am D D7 It's not easy, love, but you got friends you can trust. C A Friends will be friends, G Em G when you're in need of love they give you care and attention. D B7 Friends will be friends, Em C when you're through with life and all hope is lost, G A C - D - - - - - - -- - - hold out your hand, cause friends will be friends --- right to the end. - G - B7 - Em - G7 - C - F - C G D 2. Now it's a beautiful day, Em Bm D the postman delivered a letter from your lover. C Am Only a phone call away, D C G D you try to track him down, but somebody stole his number. G B7 Em It's a matter of fact, you're getting used to life G7 without him in your own way. Am D D7 It's not easy, love, cause you got friends you can trust. C A Friends will be friends, G Em G when you're in need of love they give you care and attention. D B7 Friends will be friends, Em C when you're through with life and all hope is lost, G A C - D - - - - - - -- - - hold out your hand, cause friends will be friends --- right to the end. + G - F - C - Bb G - - C - Bb 3. Instrumental = verse 2 (except last line which is sung again) G - D - Em - Bm - D C - Am D - C - G - D G - B7 - Em - G7 Am D D7 It's so easy now cause you got friends you can trust. + CHORUS + C A Friends will be friends, G Em G when you're in need of love they give you care and attention. D B7 Friends will be friends, Em C when you're through with life and all hope is lost, G A C - D hold out your hand, cause right to the end --- friends will be friends. + CHORUS as instrumental (2x) ____________________________________________ (4). I WANT TO BREAK FREE_________________ C 1. I want to break free, I want to break free, I want to break free from your lies, you're so self satisfied, F C I don't need you. I've got to break free. G F G C God knows, God knows I want to break free. C 2. I've fallen in love, I've fallen in love for the first time, F C and this time I know it's for real, I've fallen in love, yeah. G F G C God knows, God knows I've fallen in love. G F It's strange but it's true, G F I can't get over the way you love me like you do, Am D but I have to be sure, when I walk out that door. F G Am G G Am Oh, how I want to be free, baby, oh how I want to be free, G F G C oh, how I want to break free. C 3. But life still goes on, I can't get used to, living without, living without, living without you F C by my side, I don't want to live alone, hey. G F G C God knows, got to make it on my own. G F G C So baby can't you see, I've got to break free. I've got to break free, I want to break free, yeah, I want, I want, I want, I want to break free.... ________________________________________________ (5). RADIO GA GA__________ D - Em - G - Em - G - D (2x) G D Radio. D 1. I'd sit alone and watch your light, Em my only friend through teenage nights, G Em G D and everything I had to know, I heard it on my radio. D 2. You gave them all those old time stars, Em through wars of worlds, invaded by Mars, G you made 'em laugh, you made 'em cry, Em G D D you made us feel like we could fly (radio). D So don't become some background noise, F a backdrop for the girls and boys, G who just don't know or just don't care, E and just complain when you're not there. D You had your time, you had the power, A G D G D you've yet to have your finest hour. Radio (radio) G D G D G D G D All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio goo goo, radio ga ga. G D G D G D All we hear is, radio ga ga, Radio blah blah, C G - A Bm G A D Radio what's new? Radio, someone still loves you! D 3. We watch the shows, we watch the stars Em on videos for hours and hours. G We hardly need to use our ears, Em G D how music changes through the years. D Let's hope you'll never leave old friends, F like all good things on you we depend. G So stick around cause we might miss you, E when we grow tired of all this visual. D You had your time, you had the power. A G D G D you've yet to have your finest hour. Radio (radio). G D G D G D G D All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio goo goo, radio ga ga. G D G D G D G D All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio bloo bloo, radio ga ga. G D G D G D All we hear is, radio ga ga, radio blah blah. C G - A Bm A G A D Radio what's new? someone still loves you! D ~ D - Em - G - Em - G - D Radio ga ga. Radio ga ga. Radio ga ga. D - F - G - E D You had your time, you had the power. A G D G D you've yet to have your finest hour. Radio (radio). . __________________________________________ (6).WE WILL ROCK YOU___________ Am 1. Buddy, you're a boy, make a big noise playing in the street, gonna be a big man someday. You got mud on your feet, you big disgrace, G Am kicking your can all over the place. Singing Am G Am G Am We will, we will rock you, we will, we will rock you. Am 2. Buddy, you're a young man, hard man shouting in the street, gonna take on the world someday. You got blood on your face, you big disgrace, G Am waving your banner all over the place. Am G Am Am We will, we will rock you, singing we will, we will rock you. Am 3. Buddy, you're on old man, poor man pleading with your eyes, gonna make you some peace someday. You got mud on your face, you big disgrace, G Am somebody better take you back in your place. Am G Am Am We will, we will rock you, singing we will, we will rock you, Am G Am everybody we will, we will rock you, come on G F - D ~ ~ We will, we will rock you. ____________________________________ (7).BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (abridged version)______ Em - - - - - - - - - - A - - - - - - - - - - - - Is this real life, is the just fantasy? D7 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - G - - - - - - - - - Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality. Em G7 C Open your eyes, look up to the skies and see ! Am D I'm just a poor boy, I need no sympathy, because I'm Ab G F# G Ab G F# G Easy come, easy go, little high, little low, C G A D D7 G ~ any way the wind blows, doesn't really matter to me, to me. G Em 1. Mama, just killed a man, Am D put a gun against his head, pulled my trigger, now he's dead. G Em Am C D Mama, life had just begun, but now I've gone and thrown it all away. C G Am Dm Mama, uh, uh, didn't mean to make you cry, G G7 C if I'm not back again this time tomorrow, G Am Fm - Dm - G - G7 Carry on, carry on as if nothing really matters. G Em 2. Too late, my time has come Am C D sent shivers down my spine, body's achin' all the time. G Em Goodbye everybody, I've got to go, Am C D gotta leave you all behind and face the truth. C G Am Dm Mama, uh, uh, I don't want to die, G G7 C I sometimes wish I'd never been born at all. + - G - Am - Dm - G - G7 - G - Am - Dm - G - G7 . (orig. = capo 3rd) ____________________________________ (8). FAT BOTTOMED GIRLS______________ D G G A Are you gonna take me home tonight? Ah, down beside that red firelight. D G Are you gonna let it all hang out? D A D Fat bottomed girls you make the rocking world go round. D G D 1. I was just a skinny lad, never knew no good from bad. \ A But I knew love before I left my nursery. D G D Left alone with big fat Fanny, she was such a naughty nanny. A D Heap big woman, you made a bad boy out of me. D D 2. I've been singing with my band, across the wire, across the land A I've seen every blue eyed floozy on the way. D D But their beauty and their style, went kind of smooth after a while, A D take me to them lovely ladies every time. D G D G A Oh! Won't you take me home tonight. Oh! Down beside your red firelight, D G Oh! And you give it all you got. D A D Fat bottomed girls you make the rocking world go round. A D Fat bottomed girls you make the rocking world go round D D 3. Now your mortgages and new homes, and the stiffness in your bones, A ain't no beauty queens in this locality. D G D Oh, but I still get my pleasure, still get my greatest treasure, A D heap big woman, you made a bad boy out of me. + CHORUS ________________________________________ (9).IS THS THE WORLD WE CREATED_________ C - - - C - Em - C7 - F - Fm - C - - - Am G F 1. Just look at all those hungry mouths we have to feed, Am G F take a look at all the suffering we breed. C F Dm So many lonely faces scattered all around, E F - Dm searching for what they need. - - - C Em F G Is this the world we created, what did we do it for ? Am Em - Dm G Is this the world we invaded against the law ? C Em C7 F Fm So it seems in the end, is this what we're all living for today ? C The world that we created ? Am G F 2. You know that every day a helpless child is born, Am G F who needs some loving care inside a happy home. C F Dm Somewhere a wealthy man is sitting on his throne, E F Dm waiting for life to go by. - - - Oh. C Em F G Is this the world we created ? We made it on our own. Am Em - Dm G Is this the world we devastated, right to the bone ? C Em C7 F If there's a God in the sky looking down, what can he think of Fm C what we've done to the world that he created. (orig. = capo 1st; midi = capo 2nd) _____________________________________________ (10).KILLER QUEEN__________________ Am G 1. She keeps Moet et Chandon in her pretty cabinet, Am G C 'Let them eat cake' she says, just like Marie Antoinette. \ G C7 F A built-in remedy for Kruschev and Kennedy, Fm C Dm G At anytime an invitation you can't decline. E Am G7 B7 Em Caviar and cigarettes, well versed in etiquette, extraordinarily nice. G Bm Em Bm She's a Killer Queen, gunpowder, gelatine Em Bm dynamite with a laser beam. E A G Guaranteed to blow your mind. Anytime F# Bm E G Recommended at the price, insatiable an appetite. Wanna try? Am G 2. To avoid complications she never kept the same address, Am G C in conversation she spoke just like a baroness. G C7 F Met a man from China, went down to Geisha Minah Fm C G Then again, incidentally, if you're that way inclined. E Am Perfume came naturally from Paris. G7 C B7 Em For cars she couldn't care less, fastidious and precise. + CHORUS 3. Instr.: (= lines 1-4 of verse 2) G-C7-F-Fm-C-G E Am E Am Drop of a hat she's as willing as playful as a pussy cat, G C G C then momentarily out of action, temporarily out of gas. B7 Em D G-D Em To absolutely drive you wi...ld, wi...ld. (She's all out to get you) + CHORUS) _________________________________________________ (11).WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS____________ Am G Am 1. I've paid my dues, time after time, G Am G Am I've done my sentence, but committed no crime. G C F C And bad mistakes, I've made a few F C G Am I've had my share of sand kicked in my face, D G but I've come through. G7 A A7 (And I need to go on and on and on and on.) D F#m Bm - - A We are the champions my friends, D F#m G - B7 and we'll keep on fighting till the end. Em A Gm A We are the champions, we are the champions, D C F G no time for losers, 'cause we are the champions ~ ~ Em Dm ( - Em - Dm - Em Dm - Em ) of the (world (not when refrain is repeated!) Am G Am 2. I've taken my bows, and my curtain calls, G Am G you brought me fame and fortune and everything, Am that goes with it, I thank you all. G C F C But it's been no bed of roses, no pleasure cruise, F C G A I consider it a challenge before the whole human race D G G7 A A7 and I ain't gonna lose. (And I need to go on and on and on and on.) + CHORUS + CHORUS (capo 3rd) (Queen) Well thats the whole album. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do and it took a long time please rate it high.