Whatever it takes    (video)

 

††† Am - G - Em (2x)

 

††† Am

1. Falling too fast to prepare for this,

††††† G

††† tripping in the world could be dangerous,

†† Em

††† everybody circling is vulturous, negative, nepotist.

†† Am

††† Everybody waiting for the fall of man,

††††† G

††† everybody praying for the end of times,

†† Em

††† everybody hoping they could be the one,

 

††† I was born to run, I was born for this.

 

††††††† Am††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††G

††† Whip, whip, run me like a race horse,

†††††††††† †††††††††††††††††D†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Em

††† hold me like a rip cord, break me down and build me up.

†††††††††††††††† †††††††††Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† I wanna be a slip, slip, word upon a lip, lip,

††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††D††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Em

††† letter that you rip, rip, break me down and build me up.

 

†††††††††††††††††††† F ††††††- C††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††G†††††††††††††††††††† Am

Whatever it takes,†††††† ícause I love the adrenaline in my veins,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† F††† - C††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††G††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am

I do whatever it takes, ícause I love how it feels when I break the chains.

††††††††††††††† ††††F††††††- C††††† †††G††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Whatever it takes, †††††††you take me to the top, Iím ready for

†††††††††††††††††† F†††††††† - C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††† Am

whatever it takes, †††††††Ďcause I love the adrenaline in my veins.

 

††† †††††††††††††††††††Am

+I do what it takes.

 

††† Am

2. Always had a fear of being typical,

††††† G

††† looking at my body, feeling miserable,

†† Em

††† always hanging on to the visual, I wanna be invisible.

†††† Am

††† Looking at my years like a martydom,

†††† G

††† everybody needs to be a part of Ďem,

††† Em

††† never be enough, Iím the prodigal son,

 

I was born to run, I was born for this.

 

††††††† Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† Whip, whip, run me like a race horse,

††††††††††††††††††††††††††† D†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Em

††† hold me like a rip cord, break me down and build me up.

††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† I wanna be a slip, slip, word upon a lip, lip,

††††††††††††††††††††††††††† D††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Em

††† letter that you rip, rip, break me down and build me up.

 

†††††††††††††††††††† F††††††† - C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††† Am

Whatever it takes,††††††† ícause I love the adrenaline in my veins,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† F††† - C††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

I do whatever it takes,ícause I love how it feels when I break the chains.

††††††††††††††††††† F††††††† - C††††††††† G††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Whatever it takes,††††††† you take me to the top, Iím ready for

†††††††††††††††††† F†††††††† - C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††† Am

whatever it takes,††† ††††Ďcause I love the adrenaline in my veins.

 

†††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

+( I do what it takes.)

 

†††† Am††† ††††††††††††††††G

+Hypocritical, egotistical,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Em

††† donít wanna be the parenthetical, hypothetical,

†††††††††††††††††††††† †††Am

††† working onto something that Iím proud of,

††††† G††††††††††††††††† ††††††Em

††† out of the box an epoxy to the world and the vision weíve lost.

†††††††††††††††††† Am††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††G

††† I am an apostrophe, Iím just a symbol to remind you

†††††††††††††††††††††††† Em

that thereís more to see, Iím just a product of the system.

††††††††Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††G

†† A catastrophe, and yet a masterpiece,

††††††††††††††††† ††††††Em

††† and yet Iím half diseased and when Iím deceased,

†††††††††††††††††† Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††G

††† at least I go down to the grave and die happily,

††††† ††††††††††††††Em†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† - - - - - - - - - - -

††† leave the body of my soul to be part of me, I do what it takes.

 

†††††††††††††††††††† F††††††† - C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††† Am

Whatever it takes,††††††† ícause I love the adrenaline in my veins,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† F††† - C††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am

I do whatever it takes,ícause I love how it feels when I break the chains.

††††††††††††††††††† F††††††† - C††††††††† G††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Am†††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††

Whatever it takes,††††††† you take me to the top, Iím ready for

†††††††††††††††††† F†††††††† - C†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††††††† Am

whatever it takes,††††††† Ďcause I love the adrenaline in my veins.

 

†††††††††††††††††††††† Am

+I do what it takes.

 

 

(orig. = capo 1st)††† (Imagine Dragons)