Emperor X

Allahu Akbar

Emperor X

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Allahu Akbar

	  		
Intro: 
Bb  F 

Verse 
Bb 
Chalk in the riverbed 
    F                                   Bb 
Was deposited by the ocean as it boiled off 
Bb 
Encased in calcium carbonate 
         F 
We could drown or we could solder 
Bb 
I climbed the ranks of militiamen 
        F                                        Bb 
And the Sadrites, and my parents felt a cautious pride 
Bb 
And disregarded Shari'a Law 
            F 
And put the Tigris in a trench now 

Pre-Chorus 
Bbsus2                                            Dm7 
Give us rain, give us rain, give us rain, give us rain, 
                      C 
Give us rain, give us rain, send us water 
Bbsus2                                                  Dm7 
Send us trucks, send us trucks, send us trucks, send us trucks, 
                        C 
Send us trucks, send us tanks, send us IEDs 
Bbsus2                                                  Dm7 
Send us planes, send us planes, send us planes, send us planes, 
                        C 
Send us planes, send us planes, is the sky clear enough? 
Bbsus2                      Dm7   C 
Send us dust storms, woah- 

tabchorus
Bb F Allahu Akbar
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Verse Bb The sand has lowered the vitamin F Bb Saturation point, put a straw under the bridge and suck Bb We made a pact with the Arakeen F And we built ourselves a filter Bb The city hydro's undrinkable F Bb Shattered cinderblocks are their favorite things to talk about Bb We saw your face in the Guardian F And it raised the circulation Pre-Chorus Bbsus2 Send us rain, please transmit Dm7 Please receive our dumb prayers, C Telepath, send a flood, send us an avalanche Bbsus2 Dm7 Send us cold, send us ice, send us meteorites C Send us snow, send us hail, send us high speed rail Bbsus2 Dm7 We can pay, we should pay, we will pay, we insist C No defaults but we must get down to Chechnya Bbsus2 Dm7 We defend, we fight back, we plant bombs under tracks C We skip church, all the monotheists
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Bb F Sing: "Allahu Akbar!" Bb And the Inuit sang Dm And the Zionists sang: C Bb "Allahu Akbar!" Bb And the economists sang Bb And the astronomers sang Dm And the anarchists sang: C Bb "Allahu Akbar!" Bb God is greatest! Bb God is greatest! Dm God is greatest! C Bb "Allahu Akbar!"
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