Streets Of Philadelphia chords
by Bruce Springsteen
- Streets Of Philadelphia was written by American rock musician Bruce Springsteen.
- Recorded: August 1993
- Released: February 2, 1994
- Album: Philadelphia Official Soundtrack
- Music: F Major in 4/4 time at 96 bpm
- Chords: F, F/A, Am, Bb, Bbsus2, C, Csus4, Dm
- Beginners: If you haven't learned barre chords yet, you can transpose the song to C Major - all open chords. Unfamiliar chords like C/E (032010), Fsus2 (xx3011), and Gsus4 (330033) are all easy to play. If you are playing with the video, you will need a capo on fret 5.
Barre Line: One finger holds down multiple strings R: Root Note
Unmarked strings: Play open X: Don't play string B: Bass Note
Streets Of Philadelphia chords & lyricsSong Key is highlighted - Transpose to any other key
F Am Intro: ‖ Drums | | ‖: | 𝄎 | | 𝄎 :‖ F 1. I was bruised and bat-tered, I could-n't tell what I felt Am I was un-rec-og-ni-zable to my-self F I saw my re-flec-tion in a win-dow and I didn't know my own face Am Oh bro-ther are you gon-na leave me wast-ing a-way Bbsus2 F/A Csus4 C On the streets of Phil-a-del-phi-a La la la La la la La la la la Bbsus2 F/A Csus4 C La la la La la la La la la La la la F 2. I walked the a-ven-ue till my legs felt like stone Am I heard the voi-ces of friends va-nished and gone F At night I could hear the blood in my veins Am Just as black and whis-pe-ring as the rain Bbsus2 F/A Csus4 C On the streets of Phil-a-del-phi-a La la la La la la La la la la Bbsus2 F/A Csus4 C La la la La la la La la la La la la Bb Dm Bridge: Ain't no angel gonna greet me Bb F It's just you and I my friend Am Bb And my clothes don't fit me no more Csus4 C I walked a thousand miles just to slip this skin | 𝄎 | F 3. The night has fal-len, I'm ly-in' a-wake Am I can feel my-self fa-ding a-way F So re-ceive me bro-ther with your faith-less kiss Am Or will we leave each o-ther a-lone like this Bbsus2 F/A Csus4 C On the streets of Phil-a-del-phi-a La la la La la la La la la la Bbsus2 F/A Csus4 C La la la La la la La la la La la la...(repeat to fade)
Born: Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen on September 23, 1949 at Long Branch, New Jersey, U.S.
Profession: Singer, songwriter, musician
Music Styles: Rock,Americana, heartland rock
Active Years: 1964 - present
Awards: 20 Grammies, 2 Golden Globes, an Academy Award and a special Tony Award.