Add Explanation
Add Meaning
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Turtles – Outside Chance lyrics

Outside Chance
The Turtles
(Warren Zevon)

Intro [electric 12-string; played 4X; band enters 3rd time]:

A
v v v v
-----------------|
-----------------|
-----2--2--0---0-|
---------2-------|
-0---------------|
-----------------|

Verse 1:

E [12-string repeats intro riff on E/A/D strings]
You can try to please me
But it won't be easy
Bm A
Stone walls surround me
G D
I'm surprised that you even found me

Chorus:

A D
And you don't stand an outside chance
(you don't stand an outside chance)
B7 E
You don't stand an outside chance
A [intro riff 2X]
But you can try

Verse 2:

Whatever you do girl
You know you can't get through girl
Can't bring me down
Hang me up or even hang around

[repeat chorus]

Electric piano solo:

A G D Em D
/ / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Bridge:

G D Em
I know you think you'll get me
G D Em
I'm only flesh and bone
G D Em
But you may as well forget me
G D Em
'Cause my heart is stone
A [intro riff 2X]
You better leave me alone

[repeat verse 1]

[repeat chorus]

Coda:

E A [intro riff]
Stand an outside chance [rant to fade]



Lyrics taken from /lyrics/t/turtles/outside_chance.html

  • Email
  • Correct


Music Factsabout Turtles and "Outside Chance" song

Outside Chance meanings

    Write about your feelings and thoughts about Fresh Start

    Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
    U
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!

    Post meanings

    U
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!

    Featured lyrics

    Explain