Christopher Cross – Ride Like the Wind

Accordi spartito e diteggiatura tablatura di Ride Like the Wind di Christopher Cross
Pubblicato 1979
Tonalità originale Cm7

La canzone racconta in prima persona la fuga di un condannato a morte verso il Messico e la salvezza.
Pare che Christopher Cross quando scrisse il testo fosse completamente sotto l’effetto della droga.

 

Capo terzo tasto

riff principale

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.                Am7                        G
It is the night. My body’s weak
.                 Am7                         G
I’m on the run. No time for sleep
.              Am7                       G                 Am7          G
I’ve got to ride, Ride like the wind to be free again
.                           Fmaj9                 Em9
And I got such a long way to go
.         Fmaj9                           Em9
To make it to the border of Mexico.
.           Am7              G
So I’ll ride…like the wind
.                        Am7     G
Ride like the wind.





.                          Am7                      G
I was born the son of a lawless man.
.                  Am7                            G
Always spoke my mind with a gun in my hand.
.                   G/F                             G
Lived nine lives gunned down ten.
.              Am7                    G
Gonna ride like the wind.
.        Fmaj9                      Em9
And I got such a long way to go
.                    Fmaj9                     Em9
To make it to the border of Mexico.
.          Am7                        G
So I’ll ride…like the wind
.                         Am7    G
Ride like the wind.
Gonna ride like the wind.

Break due volte

Am9   Bm7/A
Am9   Bm7/A
Am9   Bm7/A
Am9   Bm7  Cmaj7  D/E

 

.                            Am7                    G
Accused and tried and told to hang
.                                   Am7                                       G
I was no where in sight when the church bells rang.
.                          G/F                           G
Never was the kind to do as I was told.
.                                     Am7                  G
Gonna ride like the wind before I get old.

 

.                 Am7              G
It is the night. My body’s weak
.                                Am7              G
I’m on the run. No time for sleep
.                   Am7                            G                       Am7       G
I’ve got to ride, Ride like the wind to be free again

.             Fmaj9                 Em9
And I got such a long way to go
.                    Fmaj9                     Em9
To make it to the border of Mexico.
.          Am7                        G
So I’ll ride…like the wind
.                         Am7    G
Ride like the wind.
Gonna ride like the wind.




.             Fmaj9                 Em9
And I got such a long way to go
.                    Fmaj9                     Em9
To make it to the border of Mexico.
.          Am7                        G
So I’ll ride…like the wind
.                         Am7    G
Ride like the wind.
Gonna ride like the wind.

 

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