Everyday people    (video)    (midi)

 

    G - C - G (2x)

 

      G                                  C                G

1. Sometimes I'm right and I can be wrong,

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    my own beliefs are in my song.

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    The butcher, the baker, the drummer and then,

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    makes no difference what group I'm in.

     G - C - G          C               G       - C              G      - C

    I...............I  am everyday people,        yeah yeah !

 

        G             C                  G                          C

    There is a blue one who can't accept the green one,

         G                  C          G                    C

    for living with a fat one trying to be a skinny one.

     G               C            G           C

    Different strokes for different folks,

            G              C                 G                   C

    and so on and so on and scooby dooby doo-bee.

 

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+  G - C - G      +   We got to live together !

 

    G                             C                G

2. I am no better and neither are you,

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    we are the same whatever we do.

            G                                           C                   G

    You love me, you hate me, you know me and then,

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    you can't figure out the bag I'm in.

     G - C - G          C               G       - C              G      - C

    I...............I  am everyday people,        yeah yeah !

 

        G           C                    G                        C

    There is a long hair that doesn't like the short hair,

           G                  C                  G                        C

    for being such a rich one that will not help the poor one.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     G               C            G           C

    Different strokes for different folks,

            G              C                 G                   C

    and so on and so on and scooby dooby doo-bee.

 

                               G                       C   G

+  G - C - G      +   We got to live together !

 

        G            C                       G                        C

    There is a yellow one that won't accept the black one,

              G                       C                  G                         C

    that won't accept the red one that won't accept the white one.

     G               C            G           C

    Different strokes for different folks,

            G              C                 G                   C

    and so on and so on and scooby dooby doo-bee.

 

+  G - C - G

 

     G - C - G          C               G

    I...............I  am everyday people !

 

 

(orig. = capo 1st)    (Sly and the Family Stone)