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Born Under A Bad Sign Live chords

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This chord chart is for Booker T. Jones' live version of the Albert King song. Booker T. (of Booker T. and the MGs) wrote the lyrics to the 1967 song, and his live performance of it was included in the 2016 release "Crossroads Revisited: Selections From The Crossroads Guitar Festival." The song is played on a guitar tuned down one full step, then capoed up 1/2 step. Alternatively, you could tune down 1/2 step. Was this info helpful? Yes No
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Booker T.Jones of Booker T. and the MGs.
Booker T.'s version from the 2016 release 
"Crossroads Revisited: Selections From The Crossroads Guitar Festivals"
 
Tuning: DGCFAD
Capo: 1

Intro:
| Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm |

Chorus:
|Dm                     |Dm  |Dm                           |Dm    |
 . Born under a bad sign .... .. been down since I began to crawl
|A7                         |G                    F      |Dm  |Dm   |
 . If it wasn't for bad luck . I wouldn't have no luck at all  ....

Verse 1:
|Dm                      |Dm               |
 . Hard luck and trouble, . my only friend
|Dm                                 |Dm    |
 . I been on my own since the age of ten

Chorus:
|Dm                      |Dm  |Dm                           |Dm    |
 .. Born under a bad sign .... .. been down since I began to crawl
|A7                         |G                    F      |Dm  |Dm   |
 . If it wasn't for bad luck . I wouldn't have no luck at all  ....

Verse 2:
|Dm               |Dm               |
 . Wine and women, . all I crave
|Dm                        |Dm      |
 . Gon' send me to an early grave

Chorus:
|Dm                     |Dm  |Dm                            |Dm    |
 . Born under a bad sign .... . I been down since I began to crawl
|A7                     |G                    F      |Dm  |Dm   |
 . If it wasn't bad luck . I wouldn't have no luck at all  ....

Break:
||: Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | A7 | G... F | Dm | Dm :||

Verse 3:
|Dm                  |Dm                  |
 . I can hardly read, . I can hardly write
|Dm                      |Dm              |
 . My whole life has been . one big fight

Chorus:
|Dm                     |Dm  |Dm                            |Dm    |
 . Born under a bad sign .... . I been down since I began to crawl
|A7                     |G                    F      |Dm  |Dm   |
 . If it wasn't bad luck . I wouldn't have no luck at all  ....

Break:
||: Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | A7 | G... F | Dm | Dm :||

Outro:
| Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | Dm | A7 | G... F | A7 | G... F | Dm <> |


Charted by Dexex

            
            
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