ukulele
                       
[D] You and I in a  
[Em] little toy shop 

Buy a  
[G] bag of balloons with the  
[A] money we got 

[D] Set them free at the  
[Em] break of dawn 

Till  
[G] one by one, they were  
[A] gone 

 

[D] Back at base,  
[Em] bugs in the software 

[G] Flash the message:  
[A] Something's out there... 

[D] Floating in the  
[Em] summer sky 

[G] 99  
[A] Red Balloons go  
[D] by... 

[D]  
[Em]  
[G]  
[A]  

[D] 99  
[Em] Red Balloons 

[G] Floating in the  
[A] summer sky 

[D] Panic bells, it's  
[Em] red alert 

There's  
[G] something here from  
[A] somewhere else 

The  
[D] war machine  
[Em] springs to life 

[G] Opens up one  
[A] eager eye 

[D] Focusing it  
[Em] on the sky 

Where  
[G] 99  
[A] Red Balloons go  
[D] by.y... 

[D] 99 Dec 
[Em] ision street 

[G] 99 mini 
[A] sters meet 

To  
[D] worry, worry;  
[Em] super scurry 

[G] Call the troops out  
[A] in a hurry 

[D] This is what we've  
[Em] waited for 

[G] This is it, boys,  
[A] this is war 

The  
[D] president is  
[Em] on the line 

As  
[G] 99  
[A] Red Balloons go  
[D] by... 

[D]  
[Em]  
[G]  
[A]  

[D] 99 knights  
[Em] of the air 

Ride  
[G] super high-tech  
[A] jet fighters 

[D] Everyone's a  
[Em] super hero 

[G] Everyone's a  
[A] Captain Kirk 

With  
[D] orders to  
[Em] identify 

To  
[G] clarify and  
[A] classify 

[D] Scramble in the  
[Em] summer sky 

As  
[G] 99  
[A] Red Balloons go  
[D] by 
[Em] ... 

As  
[G] 99  
[A] Red Balloons go  
[D] by... 

[D]  
[Em]  
[G]  
[A]  

[D] 99 dreams  
[Em] I have had 

In  
[G] every one a  
[A] red balloon 

[D] It's all over and I'm  
[Em] standing pretty 

[G] In the dust that  
[A] was a city 

If  
[D] I could find a  
[Em] souvenir 

[G] Just to prove the  
[A] world was here 

[D] And here is a  
[Em] red balloon 

[G] I think of you  
[A] and let it go...