Paint it Black – Rolling Stones

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Chords Used

Paint It Black Chords

Paint It Black Chords

Song

Verse 1

(Em)I see a red door and I (B)want it painted black.
(Em)No colours anymore I (B)want them to turn black.
(Em)I (D)see the (G)girls walk (D)by (Em)dressed in their (Em)summer clothes.
(Em)I (D)have to (G)turn my (D)head un-(A)til my (B)darkness goes.

Verse 2
(Em)I see a line of cars and (B)they’re all painted black.
(Em)With flowers and by love both (B)never to come back.
(Em)I (D)see people (G)turn their (D)heads and (Em)quickly look a-(Em)way.
(Em)Like a (D)new born (G)baby (D)it just (A)happens every (B)day.

Verse 3
(Em)I look inside myself and (B)see my heart is black.
(Em)I see my red door and I (B)want it painted black.
(Em)Maybe (D)then I’ll (G)fade a-(D)way and (Em)not have to (Em)face the facts.
(Em)It’s not (D)easy (G)facing (D)up when (A)your whole world is (B)black.

Verse 4 (softer for first two lines)

(Em)No more will my green sea go (B)turn a deeper blue.
(Em)I could not forsee this thing (B)happening to you.
(Em)If (D)I look (G)hard e-(D)nough in-(Em)to the setting (Em)sun
(Em)My (D)love will (G)laugh with (D)me be-(A)fore the morning (B)comes.

Verse 5
(Em)I see a red door and I (B)want it painted black.
(Em)No colours anymore I (B)want them to turn black.
(Em)I (D)see the (G)girls walk (D)by (Em)dressed in their (Em)summer clothes.
(Em)I (D)have to (G)turn my (D)head un-(A)til my (B)darkness goes.

Outro
(Em)Hm Hm Hm Hm Hm Hm Hm(B)
Hm Hm Hm hmmm… (Fade out)

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