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Up on the Roof

Songs(Other), Songs

1Up on the roof
2Carole king (attributed to james taylor...)
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4Rodney Henson Chord Version
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6 D Bm F#m7
7When this old world starts a getting me down
8 Em7 A7sus4 D
9And people are just too much for me to face
10 D Bm F#m7
11I'll climb way up to the top of the stairs
12 Em7 A7sus4 D
13And all my cares just drift right into space
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15G A7 G/B A7 Em7
16On the roof, it's peaceful as can be
17 D Bm F#m7 Em7 A7sus4
18And there the world below don't bother me, no, no
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20 D Bm F#m7
21So when I come home feeling tired and beat
22 Em7 A7sus4 D
23I'll go up where the air is fresh and sweet
24 D Bm F#m7
25I'll get far away from the hustling crowd
26 Em7 A7sus4 D
27And all the rat-race noise down in the street
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29G A7 G/B A7 Em7
30On the roof, that's the only place I know
31 D Bm F#m7 Em7
32Where you just have to wish to make it so
33 Asus4 D
34Let's go up on the roof
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36Instrumental:
37D A/D D F#m7 Bm A/B Bm Em7 D/F# G/F#
38A/G A D/A D A/D D Em7 A D
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41 G A7 G/B Em7
42And at night the stars they put on a show for free
43 D A/D Bm F#m7 Em7
44And, darling, you can share it all with me
45 A7sus4
46That's what I said. Keep on telling you that
47D Bm F#m7
48Right smack dab in the middle of town,
49 Em7 D/F G A7sus4 D
50I found a paradise that's trouble proof
51 D Bm F#m7
52And if this old world starts a getting you down
53 Em7 A7sus4
54There's room enough for two
55 D
56Up on the roof.
57Bm Em7
58Up on the roof
59A6 D
60Up on the roof
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