New Kid in Town
Written by Don Henley, John Souther & Glenn Frey
Chord-chart by Lynn Lewis

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Transpose


intro:

|E / / / |E / / / |B / / / |B / / /| A / / / |B / / / |E / / / |E / / / |

1.

E / / |E / / |F#m / B /|F#m / B / | - - There's talk on the street - it sounds so fami - liar, A / / / |B / / / |E / / / |E / / / | - - Great ex-pec-ta-tions, ev'ry-body's watchin' you, E / / / |E / / / |F#m / B / |F#m7 / B / | - - People you meet - they all seem to know you, A / / / |B / / / |E / / / |Absus4 / Ab7 / | - - Even your old friends treat you like you're somethin' new.

chorus:

C#m / / / |F# / / / | - - Johnny come late-ly, C#m / / / |F# / / / | - - The new kid in town. C#m / / / |F# / / /| - - Ev'ry-body loves you, F#m / / / |B7 / / /| - - So don't let them down.

2.

E / / / |E / / / |F#m / B / |F#m / B / | - - You look in her eyes, the mu-sic be-gins to play, A / / / |B / / / |E / / / |E / / / | - - hope-less ro-man-tics, here we go a-gain. E / / / |E / / / |F#m / B / |F#m7 / B - - But after a while - you're look-ing the other way, B |A / / / |B / / / |E / / / |Absus4 / Ab7 / | It's those rest - less hearts - that ne-ver mend.

chorus:

C#m / / / |F# / / / | - - Johnny come late-ly, C#m / / / |F# / / /| - - The new kid in town. C#m / / / |F# / / /| - - Will she still love you, F#m7 / / / |B7 / / / | - - When you're not a-round?

bridge:

E / / / |E / / / |B / / / |B / / / | A / / / |B / / / |E / / / |A E F#m E | B7 / / / |B7 / / / |E / / / |A E F#m E | - - There's so many things - you should have told - her, B7 / / / |B7 / / / |C#m / / - - But night af-ter night - you're willing to hold - her, C#m |B / F#7 / |Am7 / / / |C / D / | Just hold - her, tears - on your shoul - der.

3.

G / / / |G / / / |Am7 / D / |Am7 / D / | - - There's talk on the street, it's there to re-mind - you. C / / / |D / / / |G / / / |G / / / | - - Doesn't really matter - which side you're on. G / / / |G / / / |Am7 / D / |Am7 / D | - - You're wal-king a-way and they're tal-king be-hind - you, / |C / / / |D / / / |G / / / |B7 / / /| They will never for-get you 'til some-body new comes a-long.

chorus:

Em7 / / / |A / / / | - - Where've you been late-ly? Em7 / / / |A / / / | - - There's a new kid in town. Em7 / / / |A / / / | - - Ev'ry-body loves him don't they? Am7 / / / |B7 / / / |E / / / |Abm7 / / / |A / / / | - - Now he's holdin' her - and you're still a-round.

outro:

B7 / / / |E / / / |Abm7 / / / |A / / / | - There's a new kid in town, B7 / / / |E / / / |Abm7 / / / |A / / / |Am7 / / / |E / / / | Just a-nother new kid in town. E / / / |C#m / / / |C#m / / / |E / / / | Ev'ry-body's talkin' 'bout the new kid in town. E / / / |C#m / / / |C#m / / Ev'ry-body's talkin' 'bout the new kid in town. / |E / / / |E / / There's a new kid in town, I don't want to hear it, / |C#m / / / |C#m / / There's a new kid in town, I don't want to hear it.


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