Summer In The City

Summer In The City

"Summer in the City"



Intro: / b  a x / b  a x / b  a x /          ( x = drumbeat )


Am          /g                         /f                                /e
Hot town, summer in the city, back of my neck gettiní  dirt and gritty
Am           /g                 /f                           /e
Been down, isnít it a pity, doesnít seem to be a shadow in the city

E             E7
All around people looking half dead
Am                              A
Walking on the sidefloor hotter than a matchhead


D                       G                  D            G
But tonight itís a different world, go out and find a girl
D                              G                   D                          G
Come on, come on and dance all night; despite the heat itíll be alright and
Hm                  E                         Hm          E
Babe, donít you know itís a pity, the days canít be like the nights
          Hm             E               Hm               E
In the summer in the city, in the summer in the city



Instr. : / Am / F / Am / F / ( e dcd e d c d - f eb c eb f eb c eb  -  twice )

/ Am Am/g / Am/f Am/e /

Am            Am/g                  Am/f                    Am/e
Cool town, evening in the city, dressed so fine and looking so pretty
Am         Am/g                   Am/f                     Am/e
Cool cat, looking for a kitty, gonna look in every corner of the city

E             E7
Till Iím wheeziní  like a bus stop
Am                                 A
Running up the stairs gonna meet you on the roof top

D                       G                  D            G
But tonight itís a different world, go out and find a girl
D                              G                   D                          G
Come on, come on and dance all night; despite the heat itíll be alright and
Hm                  E                         Hm          E
Babe, donít you know itís a pity, the days canít be like the nights
          Hm             E               Hm               E
In the summer in the city, in the summer in the city



By John Sebastian

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