Bitter Sweet Symphony, by The Verve

Bitter Sweet Symphony

The Verve
Chords used in this song: A, Bm, D, E
A
Bm
D
E
[Intro]
E  Bm  D  A  4x
E  Bm  D  A  2x


[Verse]
            E      Bm   D     A
Cos' it's a bittersweet symphony
       E    Bm  D  A
that’s life
          E         Bm             D
Trying to make ends meet you're a slave
       A              E     Bm  D  A
to the money then you die.
              E        Bm   D
I'll take you down the only road
     A    E         Bm  D  A
I've ever been down
             E        Bm               D
You know the one that takes you to the places
      A             E        Bm  D  A
where all the veins meet yeah


[Chorus]
E                Bm            D             A
No change, I can change, I can change, I can change
        E          Bm          D          A
But I'm here in my mould, I am here in my mould.
          E                 Bm
But I'm a million different people
     D              A
from one day to the next
        E
I can't change my mould
Bm      D           A
no, no, no, no, no, no, no


[Interlude]
E  Bm  D  A  2x


[Verse]
          E     Bm         D
Well I’ve never prayed but tonight
    A     E          Bm  D  A
I'm on my knees yeah
          E         Bm          D
I need to hear some sounds that recognize
    A       E       Bm  D  A
the pain in me yeah
          E      Bm           D          A
I let the melody shine let it cleanse my mind
       E       Bm  D   A
I feel free now
        E            Bm
but the airwaves are clean
            D      A          E      Bm  D  A
and there's nobody singing to me now


[Chorus]
E                Bm            D             A
No change, I can change, I can change, I can change
        E          Bm          D          A
But I'm here in my mould, I am here in my mould.
          E                 Bm
But I'm a million different people
     D              A
from one day to the next
        E
I can't change my mould
Bm      D           A
no, no, no, no, no, no, no


[Interlude]
E  Bm  D  A  2x


[Verse]
            E      Bm   D     A
Cos' it's a bittersweet symphony
       E    Bm  D  A
that’s life
          E         Bm              D
Trying to make ends meet, trying to find
     A              E     Bm  D  A
some money then you die.


[Chorus]
E                Bm            D             A
No change, I can change, I can change, I can change
        E          Bm          D          A
But I'm here in my mould, I am here in my mould.
          E                 Bm
But I'm a million different people
     D              A
from one day to the next
        E
I can't change my mould
Bm      D           A
no, no, no, no, no, no, no


[Outro]
        E        Bm        D          A
It justs sex and violence, melody and silence
        E        Bm        D          A
It justs sex and violence, melody and silence
        E        Bm        D          A
It justs sex and violence, melody and silence
        E        Bm        D          A
It justs sex and violence, melody and silence