High hopes    (video)

 

    F - C - Am - G    - F - C - Am - Em

 

                      F                                 C

Had to have high, high hopes for a living,

                           Am                                         G

shooting for the stars when I couldn't make a killing.

                       F                                     C

Didn't have a dime, but I always had a vision,

                    Am           Em

always had high, high hopes.

                       F                                C

Had to have high, high hopes for a living,

                    Am                                 G

didn't know how, but I always had a feeling.

                      F                        C

I was gonna be that one in a million,

                    Am           Em

always had high, high hopes.

 

       F              - C

1. Mama said,        fulfil the prophecy,

     Am                              - G

    be something greater,        go make a legacy !

F                               C

    Manifest destiny, back in the days

                       Am                         Em

    we wanted everything, wanted everything.

      F              - C

   Mama said,         burn your biographies,

     Am                          G

    rewrite your history, light up your wildest dream.

        F                         C

    Museum victories, everyday,

                      Am                         Em

    we wanted everything, wanted everything.

 

                 C                     E           Am             Fm

    Mama said, don't give up, it's a little complicated,

               C                  E                 Am                    Fm

   all tied up, no more love and I'd hate to see you waiting

 

+  CHORUS

 

        F              - C

3. Mama said,        it's uphill for oddities,

             Am                        - G

    the stranger crusaders          ain't ever wannabes.

              F                                   C

    The weird and the novelties don't ever change,

                       Am                         Em

    we wanted everything, wanted everything.

F                            C                             Am                              G

    Stay up on that rise, stay up on that rise and never come down !

F                            C                             Am                               G

    Stay up on that rise, stay up on that rise and never come down

 

                 C                     E           Am             Fm

    Mama said, don't give up, it's a little complicated,

                C                  E                 Am                    Fm

    all tied up, no more love and I'd hate to see you waiting

                          C                                     E                                  Am - Fm

    They say, it's all been done, but they haven't seen the best of me,

                  C                                 E                           Am    - Fm

    so I got one more run and it's gonna be a sight to see.

 

+  CHORUS (2x)

 

 

(orig. = capo 5th)    (Panic! At The Disco)