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From Sean O’Hagan’s 1990 High Llamas album. Written by Sean O’Hagan. No capo.

 
VERSE 1:

GPretty boy F /Gthought he’d Cbe an +Am7actor
His Gface was Dright, his A7charm was D7plain
GSinceri+F /Gty was +Cnot a +Am7factor
Oh Gno, here Fcomes that Cpoor +Am7boy +C /Da+Ggain

 
VERSE 2:

GHis agent F /Gsaid you’ll Creally +Am7make it
GJust be a Dgood boy and A7take my adD7vice
GWhen you’re up F /Gthere don’t Cfeel, just Am7fake it
GThey don’t want Fhonest, +Cthey +Am7just +C /Dwant+ Gnice

 
CHORUS 1:

CSo +Dgive us your Gpicture
CAnd+ D7give us your Gname
BWe’ll do the B7rest, we’re the Cfixers+A7
Am7And +D7we know the Ggame

 
VERSE 3:

GPretty boy F /Gknew the Cworld was Am7waiting
GThere were so Dmany things A7for him to D7buy
Gmaj7There seemed no F /Gpoint in Chesi+Am7tating
He Gwent and deFlivered a Cshi+Am7ny +C /Dnew +Glight

 
CHORUS 2:

CSo+ Dgive us your Gpicture
CAnd +D7sign up right Ghere
BDrink this PB7B, it’ll +Cfix you+A7
It’s Am7her again, I’ll D7say you’re not Ghere

 
INSTRUMENTAL:

G++F /G++C++Am7++G++D++A7++D7
G++F /G++C++Am7+++G++F++C++G

VERSE 4:

GWatch him up F /Gthere, the Cmovie+ Am7master
The Geyes don’t Dmove, the A7face is like D7stone
GInside and F /Gout they’re Cheartless +Am7bastards
No Gwonder he’s Fout there Call +Am7on+ C /Dhis +Gown

 
CHORUS 3:

CSo +Dgive us your Gpicture
CAnd +D7won’t you tell Gall
BHow you got B7started, how you Cmade itA7
You were Am7so big and D7now you’re so Gsmall+Em6
You were Am7so big and D7now you’re so G6small+G

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