Secret Agent Man
Johnny Rivers (Sloan / Barri, 1966)


Riff
     Am
A |--------0--------0-----0----|--------0--------0-----0---||
E |----------------------------|--------------------------o||
C |--4--------5--------5-------|--6--------5--------5-----o||
G |----------------------------|---------------------------||

Intro Riff x 4

[Am] There's a man who | [Dm] lives a life of   | [Am] danger | [Am]
To | [Am] everyone he | meets, he stays a [E7] stranger   | [E7]
With   | [Am] every move he | makes an- [Dm] other chance he   | takes
| [Am] Odds are he won't   | [Dm] live to see to- |   [Am] morrow   | [Am↓]

Chorus
Secret   | [Em] agent   | [Am] man, secret   | [Em] agent   |   [Am] man
They've   | [F] given you a |   number and   | taken 'way your   | [Am] name   |   [Riff]

     Am
A |--------0--------0-----0----|--------0--------0-----0---||
E |----------------------------|--------------------------o||
C |--4--------5--------5-------|--6--------5--------5-----o||
G |----------------------------|---------------------------||


Be | [Am] -ware of pretty | [Dm] faces that you | [Am] find   | [Am]
A | [Am] pretty face can   | hide an evil   |   [E7] mind   |   [E7]
Oh, be   | [Am] careful what you |   say or you'll   | [Dm] give yourself a- | way
| [Am] Odds are you won't | [Dm] live to see to- | [Am] morrow   | [Am↓]

Chorus
Secret   | [Em] agent   | [Am] man, secret   | [Em] agent   |   [Am] man
They've   | [F] given you a |   number and   | taken 'way your   | [Am] name   |   [Riff]

     Am
A |--------0--------0-----0----|--------0--------0-----0---||
E |----------------------------|--------------------------o||
C |--4--------5--------5-------|--6--------5--------5-----o||
G |----------------------------|---------------------------||


| [Am] Swinging on the   | [Dm] Riviera   | [Am] one day   | [Am]
And then |   [Am] layin' in the   | Bombay alley   | [E7] next day   | [E7]
Oh, no you | [Am] let the wrong word | slip while   | [Dm]  kissing persuasive   |   lips
The   | [Am] odds are you won't   |   [Dm] live to see to- | [Am] morrow   | [Am↓]

Chorus
Secret   | [Em] agent   | [Am] man, secret   | [Em] agent   |   [Am] man
They've   | [F] given you a |   number and   | taken 'way your   | [Am] name   |   [Riff]

     Am
A |--------0--------0-----0----|--------0--------0-----0---||
E |----------------------------|--------------------------o||
C |--4--------5--------5-------|--6--------5--------5-----o||
G |----------------------------|---------------------------||

[Am↓]


#Original is in Em. This chart is in Am.
#Last Updated 3/02/18 JJ
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