CHORDS: Joni Mitchell – This Flight Tonight Piano & Ukulele Chords & Tabs

This is the chord progression of This Flight Tonight by Joni Mitchell on Piano, Ukulele, Guitar and Keyboard.

[Intro]
G4 Gm11 G4 Gm11

[Verse 1]
G4                         Gsus7
“Look out the left”, the Captain said,
G4                       Gsus7           G
“The lights down there, that’s where we’ll land!”
G C G C
I saw a falling …star burn up,
G C Cadd9 G Cadd9 G Cadd9 G Cadd9 G
Above the Las Vegas sands

[Verse 2]
G4 Gsus7
It wasn’t the one that you gave to me,
G4 Gsus7 G
That night down south between the trail – ers,
G C G C
Not the early one that you can wish upon,
G C G Cadd9 G
Not the northern one that guides in the sail – ors

[Chorus]
Gmaj7 Am11
Oh, star bright, star bright,
Cadd9 G
You’ve got the loving that I like, alright,
Gmaj7 Am11
Turn this crazy bird around,
G Cadd9 G Cadd9
I… shouldn’t have got on this flight to – night

[Link]
G Dsus7 G Cadd9 G Cadd9
G Dsus7 G Cadd9 G

[Verse 3]
G4 Gsus7
You got that look so gentle and sweet, but…
G4 Gsus7
…You’ve got the look so critical,
G C G C
Now, I …can’t talk to you, baby, I get so weak,
G C G Cadd9 G
Sometimes I think that love is just …mythi – cal

[Verse 4]
G4 Gsus7
Up there’s a heaven, down there’s a town,
G4 * Gsus7 *
Blackness everywhere, and little lights shine,
G C G C
Oh, blackness, black – ness, dragging me down,
G C G Cadd9 G
Come on, light the candle in this poor heart of mine

[Chorus]
Gmaj7 Am11
Oh, star bright, star bright,
Cadd9 G
You’ve got the loving that I like, alright,
Gmaj7 Am11
Turn this crazy bird around,
G Cadd9 G Cadd9
I… shouldn’t have got on this flight to – night

[Link]
G Dsus7 G Cadd9 G Cadd9
G Dsus7 G Cadd9 G

[Verse 5]
G4 Gsus7
I’m drinking sweet champagne, got the headphones up high,
G4 Gsus7
Can’t …numb you out, can’t drum you out of my mind,
G C G C G
They’re playing, ‘Good bye, ba – by! Baby, good bye!
C G Cadd9 G Cadd9 G Cadd9 G Cadd9 G
Oo – oo, love is blind!’

[Verse 6]
G4 Gsus7
Up go the flaps, down go the wheels,
G4 Gsus7
I hope you got your heat turned on, baby,
G C G C
I …hope they finally fixed your automobile,
G C G Cadd9 G
I hope it’s better when we meet a – gain, baby

[Chorus]
Gmaj7 Am11
Star bright, star bright,
Cadd9 G
You’ve got the loving that I like, al – right,
Gmaj7 Am11
Turn this crazy bird around,
G Cadd9 G Cadd9
Shouldn’t have got on this flight to – night