Youth of Today

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Em C D [ C D ] 2x = 144 Ken Wallace 1996

 

Em C D

Youth of today Nobody understands you

[ C D ] Em C

I said youth drifting away

D B

Seems you can't do this, they won't let you do nothing

 

Em C D [ C D ]

Youth so misunderstood

Em D

Grounded one day and bored the next

C B

You want to move out but don't want to pay rent

a g a g a b

 

G D

Can't trust your parents (uh-uh)

b a d

G D

They don't know you anymore

G D

Things are too weird at home

a d d

 

C D C

All this confusion Makes you crazy

g f# e f# e b g a b

D

Will somebody show the way

 

C7 G7

Then a thought flashes through your head

c bb c bb c bb d

C7 G7

As you remember something you read

C7 G7

It was something that the Bible said

 

 

Am Dm7 Em F G [ E7 ]

Jesus He's always near you Jesus will show the way

e e

Am Dm7 [ C/E ]

Call on Him and He will hear you

F G Em B Em C D [ C D ] 2x

Jesus, He's the answer For youth of today

c c d e d b b b a g a g


Youth of Today

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Em C D

Youth of today Nobody understands you

[C D] Em C

I said youth, walking in a daze

D B

You feel grown up but they treat you like a child

 

Em C D [C D]

Youth struggling with school

Em D

They want you so much just to pass the test

C B

It's too much work on so little rest

 

G D

So tired of school (uh-huh)

d b a

G D

What's the point in all these books

G D

You'd dropout if you could

 

C D C

All this confusion makes you crazy

g f# e f# e b g a b

D

Will somebody show the way

 

C7 G7

Then a thought interrupts your work

c bb c bb c bb d

C7 G7

As you remember something you heard

C7 G7

It was something right out of God's Word

 

Am Dm7 Em F G [ E7 ]

Jesus He's always near you Jesus will show the way

e e

Am Dm7 [ C/E ]

Call on Him and He will hear you

F G Em B [ C ]

Jesus, He's the answer For youth of today

c c d e d b b b a g a g


Youth of Today

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C D C D

Give Him a chance To work it all out

e f# g f# 6 1 1

C D B C [ D E7 ]

Cause He really can He can do it right now

 

 

Am Dm7 Em F G [ E7 ]

Jesus He's always near you Jesus will show the way

e e

Am Dm7 [ C/E ]

Call on Him and He will hear you

F G Dm7 [ C/E ]

Jesus, He's the answer -----------------------> 2X

F G Em B [ Em ]

Jesus, He's the answer For youth of today

c c d e d b b b a g a g

 

 

Em C D [ C D ] Em

 

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