Billy Joel - 52nd Street
Big Shot Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=802 Transcribed By: Aladdin ARTIST: Billy Joel TITLE: Big Shot Lyrics and Chords Well, you went uptown riding in your limousine With your fine Park Avenue clothes You had the Dom Perignon in your hand And the spoon up your nose / Em - G - / / Em - D - / C CF C - / Ooh, and when you wake up in the morning with your head on fire And your eyes to bloody to see Go on and cry in your coffee But don't come bitchin' to me / Em - G - / Em - G - / Em - / Bm - C CF C G / Because you had to be a big shot, didn't you You had to open up your mouth You had to be a big shot, didn't you All your friends were so knocked out You had to have the last word, last night You know what everything's about You had to have a white hot spotlight You had to be a big shot last night, whoa / G FG GF GF / G - F - / 1st / G - C - / 1st, 2nd / / F CF FC C / G DG GD D Em - G - Em - G - Em - Bm - C CF C - / Yeah, they were all impressed with your Halston dress And the people that you knew at Elaine's And the story of your latest success Kept 'em so entertained Oh, but now you just don't remember all the things you said And you're not sure you want to know I'll give you one hint, honey You sure did put on a show Yes, yes, you had... So much fun to be around You had to have the front page, bold type You had to be a big shot, last night ... / G DG GD D / Oh, oh oh oh oh oh.... / F - C - G - D - / / Well, it's no big sin to stick your two cents in If you know when to leave it alone But you went over the line You couldn't see it was time to go home / Em - G - / / Em - / Bm7 - C F / No, no, no, no, no, no, you had... So much fun to be around You had to have the white hot spotlight You had to be a big shot last night Oh, oh oh oh oh oh.... Ow, big shot, big shot... / G FG GF GF G - F - / : =================================================================== =================================================================== Honesty Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=279 Transcribed By: ZL HONESTY from 52nd Street INTRO: Bbm Bbm/Ab Gbmaj7 F7 Bb Eb If you search for tenderness F Dm7 It isn't hard to find Eb Gm7 Am7 Cm7 F7 You can have the love you need to live Bb C But if you look for truthfulness F A7 Dm You might just as well be blind Eb A D7 It always seems to be so hard to give CHORUS Ebmaj7 F D Gm F Ho-nes-ty is such a lonely word Eb F Bb D7 Everyone is so untrue Ebmaj7 F D Gm F Ho-nes-ty is hardly ever heard Eb F Eb Bb And mostly what I need from you Bb Eb I can always find someone F Dm7 To say they sympathize Eb Gm7 Am7 Cm7 F7 If I wear my heart out on my sleeve Bb C But I don't want some pretty face F A7 Dm To tell me pretty lies Eb A D7 All I want is someone to believe CHORUS Ebmaj7 F D Gm F Ho-nes-ty is such a lonely word Eb F Bb D7 Everyone is so untrue Ebmaj7 F D Gm F Ho-nes-ty is hardly ever heard Eb F Eb Bb Bbm Gbmaj7 F7 And mostly what I need from you Gm I can find a lover D I can find a friend Fm I can have security C Until the bitter end Eb F Eb Bb Anyone can comfort me With promises again C I know, I know F D Eb I know...whoa whoa Bb Eb When I'm deep inside of me F Dm7 Don't be too concerned Eb Gm7 Am7 Cm7 F7 I won't as for nothin' while I'm gone Bb C But when I want sincerity F A7 Dm Tell me where else can I turn Eb A D7 Because you're the one that I depend upon CHORUS Ebmaj7 F D Gm F Ho-nes-ty is such a lonely word Eb F Bb D7 Everyone is so untrue Ebmaj7 F D Gm F Ho-nes-ty is hardly ever heard Eb F Eb Bb Bbm Gbmaj7 F7 Ebm F F7 Bb And mostly what I need from you ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ Bbm X13321 Bbm/Ab X13121 Gbmaj7 XX4321 F7 131211 Bb X13331 Eb XX5343 F 133211 Dm7 XX0211 Gm7 353333 Am7 X02010 Cm7 X35343 C X32010 A7 X02020 Dm XX0231 A X02220 D7 XX0212 Ebmaj7 X68786 D XX0232 Gm 355333 Fm 133111 Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=530 Transcribed By: Aladdin Billy Joel Honesty ---------- Bb-Bbm-Gbmaj7-F7 Bb Eb F Dm7 If you search for tenderness it isn't hard to find Eb Gm Am Cm7-F-F7 You can have the love you need to live Bb C F D And if you look for truthfulness you might just as well be blind Eb A D It always seems to be so hard to give [chorus] Ebmaj7 F7 D Gm7 F Honest- y is such a lonely word Eb F Bb D Everyone is so untrue Ebmaj7 F7 D Gm7 Honest- y is hardly ever heard Eb F Bb F9sus But mostly what I need from you [end chorus] Bb Eb F Dm7 I can always find someone to say they sympathize Eb Gm Am Cm7-F-F7 If I wear my heart out on my sleeve Bb C F D But I don't want some pretty face to tell me pretty lies Eb A D All I want is someone to believe [repeat chorus] Gm D I can find a lover, I can find a friend F7 C I can have security until the bitter end Eb F F7 Eb Bb Anyone can comfort me with promises again C7 F D-Eb-F9sus I know, I know Bb Eb F Dm When I'm deep inside of me, don't be too concerned Eb Bb Am Cm7-F-F7 I won't ask for nothing while I'm gone Bb C F A Dm When I want sincerity tell me where else can I turn? Eb A7 D7 Cause you're the one that I depend upon Coda: Bb-Bbm-Gbmaj7-F7-Ebm#7-F6-F7-Bb =================================================================== =================================================================== My Life Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=280 Transcribed By: ZL MY LIFE from 52nd Street INTRO: D G D G Em7 D (See Intro Tab) D Got a call from an old friend G We used to be real close A D G G Said he couldn't go on the American way D Closed the shop, sold the house G Bought a ticket to the West Coast A D (Intro) Now he gives them a stand-up routine in L.A. CHORUS D G I don't need you to worry for me cause I'm alright A D G D G Em7 I don't want you to tell me it's time to come home D G G D Em7 D I don't care what you say anymore, this is my life A Bm Go ahead with your own life, and leave me alone F#7 I never said you had to offer me a second chance D7 E I never said I was a victim of circumstance G D F#7 Bm I still belong, don't get me wrong E7sus4 E7 And you can speak your mind G A G A But not on my time D G G D Em7 D They will tell you you can't sleep alone in a strange place A D G D G Em7 Then they'll tell you you can't sleep with somebody else D G But sooner or later you sleep in your own space A D (Intro) Either way it's okay you wake up with yourself CHORUS D G I don't need you to worry for me cause I'm alright A D I don't want you to tell me it's time to come home D G G D Em7 D I don't care what you say anymore, this is my life A Bm Go ahead with your own life, and leave me alone F#7 I never said you had to offer me a second chance D7 E I never said I was a victim of circumstance G D F#7 Bm I still belong, don't get me wrong E7sus4 E7 And you can speak your mind G A G A But not on my time SOLO: D G A D D G G D Em7 D I don't care what you say anymore, this is my life A D(Intro) Go ahead with your own life, and leave me alone OUTRO: Fade Intro... ----------------------------------------- INTRO: D G D D Em7 D (unsure of chord names) Bb A Ab E------ -3-2-3-0---2- -7-5-10-10-10-10-10-10-8-8-6--5-4- B--3-3- -3-3-3-3---3- -7-5-8--8--8--8--8--8--8-8-6--5-4- G------ -0-2-0-0---2- -7-5-9--8--8--8--8--8--8-8-7--6-5- D-0-0-- -0---------0- -0-0-0--------------------------- A------ ------------- --------------------------------- E------ ------------- --------------------------------- ----------------------------------------- CHORDS: EADGBE ------ D XX0232 G 320033 A X02220 Bm X24432 F#7 244322 D7 XX0212 E 022100 E7sus4 020200 E7 020100 Em7 020030 =================================================================== =================================================================== Zanzibar Direct Link: http://www.lovebolts.co.uk/show_user.php?id=806 Transcribed By: Aladdin Key Of Am I hate to do this but I have no choice =================================================================== =================================================================== Stiletto is yet to be transcribed. =================================================================== =================================================================== Rosalinda's Eyes is yet to be transcribed. =================================================================== =================================================================== Half A Mile Away is yet to be transcribed. =================================================================== =================================================================== Until The Night is yet to be transcribed. =================================================================== =================================================================== 52nd Street is yet to be transcribed. =================================================================== ===================================================================

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