Gotham City    (video)    (midi)

 

†††† D - A - G (2x)

 

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1. Iím looking over the skyline of the city,

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††† how loud quiet nights in the mist of crime,

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††† how next door to happiness lives sorrow,

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††† and signals of solution in the sky.

 

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A city of justice,†† ††a city of love, a city of peace for everyone of us.

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We all need it, ††††††canít live without it, Gotham City,††oh, yeah !

 

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2. How sleeping awake because of fear,

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††† how children are drowning in their tears,

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††† how we need a place where we can go,

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††† a land where everyone will have a hero.

 

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A city of justice, yeah, a city of love, a city of peace for everyone of us.

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We all need it,†††††† canít live without it, Gotham City,††††† oh, yeah !

 

+repeat CHORUS

 

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+†††††Yet in the middle of stormy weather

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††† we wonít stumble,†††† ††and we wonít fall, †††††††uh.

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††† I know a place that offers shelter.

 

(orig. moves up half a note capo 5th here)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A city of justice, yeah, a city of love, a city of peace for everyone of us.

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We all need it,†††††† canít live without it, Gotham City,††††† oh, yeah !

 

+repeat CHORUS (2x)

 

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+A Gotham City, everybody needs Gotham City,

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††† a Gotham City, donít you wanna go, oh, yeah !

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††† A Gotham City, everybody needs Gotham City,

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††† a Gotham City, donít you wanna go, oh, yeah !

 

†††††††††††††††††††††† C - G - D

+A Gotham Ci............ty ! (6x) ....

 

 

(orig. = capo 4th)††† (R. Kelly)