Riptide

Vance Joy
Chords used in this song: Am, C, F, G
Am
C
F
G

Capo I

[Intro]
Am  G  C  C  2x


[Verse]
Am              G                C
I was scared of dentists and the dark,
Am              G                 C
I was scared of pretty girls and starting conversations,
Am        G                   C
Oh all my friends are turning green,
Am                   G                  C
You're the magicians assistant in their dreams.


[Pre-chorus]
Am   G   C
Ooh, ooh ooh
Am  G         C~
Ooh, and they come unstuck


[Chorus]
Am    G                   C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
                  Am
taken away to the dark side,
G               C
I wanna be your left hand man.
  Am       G                        C
I love you when you're singing that song
                       Am
and I got a lump in my throat
       G                     C
'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong


[Verse]
Am                 G                   C
There's this movie that I think you'll like,
     Am             G                C
this guy decides to quit his job and heads to New York City,
     Am       G               C
this cowboy's running from himself.
    Am                G              C
And she's been living on the highest shelf


[Pre-chorus]
Am   G   C
Ooh, ooh ooh
Am  G         C~
Ooh, and they come unstuck


[Chorus]
Am    G                   C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
                  Am
taken away to the dark side,
G               C
I wanna be your left hand man.
  Am       G                        C
I love you when you're singing that song
                       Am
and I got a lump in my throat
       G                     C
'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong


[Interlude]
Am  G  C  C


[Bridge]
Am                         G
I just wanna, I just wanna know,
C                                 F
If you're gonna, if you're gonna stay,
Am                         G
I just gotta, I just gotta know,
C                                F~
I can't have it, I can't have it any other way
  Am          G                 C
I swear she's destined for the screen,
Am               G                 C
Closest thing to Michelle Pfeiffer that you've ever seen, oh


[Chorus]
Am    G                   C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
                  Am
taken away to the dark side,
G               C
I wanna be your left hand man.
  Am       G                        C
I love you when you're singing that song
                       Am
and I got a lump in my throat
       G                     C
'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong


[Chorus]
Am    G                   C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
                  Am
taken away to the dark side,
G               C
I wanna be your left hand man.
  Am       G                        C
I love you when you're singing that song
                       Am
and I got a lump in my throat
       G                     C
'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong


[Chorus]
Am    G                   C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
                  Am
taken away to the dark side,
G               C
I wanna be your left hand man.
  Am       G                        C
I love you when you're singing that song
                       Am
and I got a lump in my throat
       G                     C
'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong
                   Am
I got a lump in my throat
       G                     C~
'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong.