Mr Jones Chords

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Here are the chords for Mr Jones by Counting Crows. Enjoy!

Intro: 
Am | F | Dm | G                                       
              Sha la la la la la...         
Am | F | G  | G
la         Uh huh

Verse 1:
Am                    F         Dm                G
I was down at the New Amsterdam, staring at this yellow-haired girl
    Am                        F               G      
Mr. Jones strikes up a conversation with this black-haired flamenco dancer
Am                     F            Dm                      G
She dances while his father plays guitar.  She's suddenly beautiful
   Am                  F       G
We all want something beautiful, man I wish I was beautiful

  Am                       F
So come dance this silence down through the morning
Dm                  G       Am           F         G                   
        Sha la la la la la la la  yeah          uh huh...
Am      F     Dm                      G
Cut up, Maria!  Show me some of them Spanish dances
Am          F       G
Pass me a bottle, Mr. Jones
Am         F    Dm                 G
Believe in me.  Help me believe in anything
 Am                 F                 G
'Cause I want to be someone who believes

Chorus 1:
C    F          G
Mr. Jones and me tell each other fairy tales
C                          F
Stare at the beautiful women
G
"She's looking at you.  Ah, no, no, she's looking at me."
C                  F             G
Smiling in the bright lights, coming through in stereo
     C         F          G
When everybody loves you, you can never be lonely

Verse 2:
Am                  F     Dm                G
I will paint my picture.  Paint myself in blue and red and black and gray
Am                   F                    G
All of the beautiful colors are very, very meaningful
     Am                          F       Dm      G             
(you know) Gray is my favorite color I felt so symbolic yesterday
Am          F             G
If I knew Picasso I would buy myself a gray guitar and play

Chorus 2:
C   F        G
Mr. Jones and me look into the future
C                          F
Stare at the beautiful women
G
"She's looking at you.  Uh, I don't think so.  She's looking at me."
C                    F    G
Standing in the spotlight I bought myself a gray guitar
     C            F        G                  Am
When everybody loves me, I will never be lonely

Bridge:
     Am          Fmaj7
I will never be lonely
           Am          G
I'm never gonna be lonely

Verse 3:
Am                   F       
I want to be a lion. Hey, everybody wants to pass as cats
Am                                     G           
We all want to be big, big stars, but we got different reasons for that.
Am                      F         
Believe in me because I don't believe in anything
    Am                                   G
And I want to be someone to believe, to believe, to believe yeah...

Chorus 3:
C   F            G
Mr. Jones and me stumbling through the barrio
  C                              F
Yeah we stare at the beautiful women
 G
"She's perfect for you, man, there's got to be somebody for me."
C                 F   
I want to be Bob Dylan
   G
Mr. Jones wishes he was someone just a little more funky
     C           F         G
When everybody loves you, son, that's just about as funky as you can be.

C    F           G
Mr. Jones and me staring at the video
 C                   F                  G
When I look at the television, I want to see me staring right back at me.
C                 F                  G
We all want to be big stars, but we don't know why, and we don't know how.
   C               F                        G
But when everybody loves me, I'm going to be just about as happy as I can be.

Outro:
C   F           G
Mr. Jones and me, we're gonna be big stars

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