Friday, July 20, 2012

Foster the People's "Pumped Up Kicks"

 Standard Tuning
 Same chords through the chorus
                                                  Pumped Up Kicks
                                                  Foster the People


F#                                      A   B/C#     E                                                     B                       B/A
Robert's got a quick hand          He's looking round the room He won't tell you his plan

F#                                       A     B/C#      E                                                B                 B/A
He's got a rolled cigarette                      Hanging out his mouth He's a cowboy kid

F#                                   A    B/C#    E                          B                     B/A      
Found a six shooter gun            In   dad's closet with box full of fun things

F#                                          A      B/C#           E                                           B                         B/A
Like I don't even know what             But he's coming for you yeah he's coming for you

                                            (Chorus) F#  A  E  B    2x

                            All the other kids with the Pumped up kicks
                            Better run better run Outrun my gun
                            All the other kids with the Pumped up kicks
                            Better run better run Faster than my bullet

F#m                                A     B/C#      E                                               B                                 B/A
Daddy works a long day          He be coming home late Yeah he's coming home late

F#m                                   A   B/C#  E                                                 B                    B/A
He's bringing me a surprise            Dinner's in the kitchen and it's packed in ice

F#                                       A    B/C#   E                                         B                     B/A 
I've waited for a long time          The slight of my hand is now a quick pull trigger

F#                                     A   B/C#              E                                               B                   B/A
I reason with my cigarette    Now your hair's on fire you you must'velost your wits,   yeah

                                           (Chorus) F#  A  B  E   2x

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