Forever Young Uke tab by Alphaville

5 Chords used in the song: C, G, Am, F, Dm

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Year:  1984
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2.9
(Beginner)
Key: C, AmChords
Intro: C C    G G    Am Am    F F    G G    Dm Dm    F F    Am Am    C C



Verse:
C C G G
Let’s dance in style let’s dance
Am Am
for a while
F F
Heaven can wait we’re only
G G
watching the skies
Dm Dm F F
Hoping for the best but expecting the worst
Am Am G G C C
Are you going to drop the bomb or not


C C G G Am Am
Let us die young or let us live forever
F F G G
We don’t have the power but we never say never
Dm Dm F F
Sitting in a sandpit life is a short trip
Am Am G G C C
The music’s for the sad men


C C G G Am Am
Can you imagine when this race is won
F F G G
Turn our golden faces into the sun
Dm Dm F F
Praising our leaders we’re getting in tune
Am Am G G C C
The music’s played by the mad men



Chorus:
C C G G Am Am F F
Forever young I want to be forever young
G G Dm Dm F F G G
Do you really want to live forever forever and ever
C C G G Am Am F F
Forever young I want to be forever young
G G Dm Dm F F G G C C
Do you really want to live forever forever forever young




Verse:
C C G G Am Am
Some are like water some are like the heat
F F G G
some are a Melody and some are the beat
Dm Dm F F
Sooner or later they all will be gone
Am Am G G C C
why don’t they stay young


C C G G Am Am
It’s so hard to get old without a cause
F F G G
I don’t want to perish like a fading horse
Dm Dm F F
Youth’s like diamonds in the sun
Am Am G G C C
and diamonds are forever


C C G G Am Am
So many adventures couldn’t happen today
F F G G
so many songs we forgot to play
Dm Dm F F
So many dreams swinging out of the blue
Am Am G G C C
we let them come true




Chorus:
C C G G Am Am F F
Forever young I want to be forever young
G G Dm Dm F F G G
Do you really want to live forever forever and ever
C C G G Am Am F F
Forever young I want to be forever young
G G Dm Dm F F G G C C
Do you really want to live forever forever forever young



C C G G Am Am F F
Forever young I want to be forever young
G G Dm Dm F F G G
Do you really want to live forever forever and ever


C C G G Am Am F F G G Dm Dm F F Am Am G G C C
C C G G Am Am F F G G Dm Dm F F Am Am G G C C

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About this song: Forever Young

On the surface, this is a hopeful song celebrating the virtues of youth, but a closer listen reveals a fear of aging and death. The song was written during the Cold War, where the singer is "hoping for the best, but expecting the worst; are you gonna drop the bomb or not?"Alphaville was a German Synthpop/Rock music group. The song was not a big hit when it was released, but has become well known as a result of its use in movies and TV shows. Among its uses: Read more on Last.fm.

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