Supertramp – Breakfast In America

Guitar chords and lyrics of Breakfast In America by Supertramp
Published 1979
Original key Cm

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Capo third fret

Am                       G
Take a look at my girlfriend
F                                             F    G
She’s the only one I got
Am                      G
Not much of a girlfriend
F
I never seem to get a lot
E
Take a jumbo across the water
Am
Like to see America
E
See the girls in California
Dm                                          G
I’m hoping it’s going to come true
Dm                                  G
But there’s not a lot I can do

 

Am                                     G
Could we have kippers for breakfast
F                                                     F G
Mummy dear, Mummy dear
Am                               G
They got to have ‘em in Texas
F
‘Cause everyone’s a millionaire
E                         E
I’m a winner, I’m a sinner
Am
Do you want my autograph
E                      E
I’m a loser, what a joker
Dm                                     G
I’m playing my jokes upon you
Dm                                                   G
While there’s nothing better to do, hey

 

E                                              Am
Ba ba da dum, ba ba, da-d’ do da do da do
E                                               Am
Ba ba da dum, ba ba, da-d’ do da do da do
F                  Dm      G
La la la, la la la, la la la la

 






Am                                G
Don’t you look at my girlfriend, girlfriend
F                                                       F G
‘Cause she’s the only one I got
Am                  G
Not much of a girlfriend, girlfriend
F
I never seem to get a lot – What’s she got? Not a lot
E
Take a jumbo across the border
Am
Like to see America
E
See the girls in California
Dm                                               G
I’m hoping it’s going to come true
Dm                                  G
But there’s not a lot I can do, hey

 

E                                              Am
Ba ba da dum, ba ba, da-d’ do da do da do
E                                               Am
Ba ba da dum, ba ba, da-d’ do da do da do
E                                      Am
Hey u-um, hey u-um, hey u-um, hey u-um
E                                     Am
Hey u-um, hey u-um, hey u-um, hey u-um
F                 Dm                G
La la la, la la la, la la la la