Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Family Tradition chords

version 1
version 1

Whole song

93,862 views 12 this week
5 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
x 9
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
display chords
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Author
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
[Verse 1]
   E
   Country music singers, 
                      A
   Have always been a real close family,
       B
   But Lately some of my kinfolk,
                                  E
   Have disowned a few others and me,
                                 A
   I guess it's because, I kinda changed my direction,
   B                                          E
   Lord I guess I went and broke their family tradition,

   They get on me and wanna' know Hank,
   
[Chorus]
   E
   Why do ya drink?,
        A
   Hank why do you roll smoke?,
       B                                        E
   And why must you live out the songs that you wrote?,
                       A
   Over and over every body met my prediction,
      B                                               E
   If I get stoned I'm just carrying on an old family tradition

[Verse 2]
   E                              A
   I am very proud, of my daddy's name,
   B                                                     E                            
   Although his kind of music and mine ain't exactly the same,
                                              A
   Stop and think it over, put yourself in my position,
            B                                     E
   If I get stoned and sing all night long it's a family tradition,

   So don't ask me Hank,

[Chorus]
   E
   Why do ya drink?,
        A
   Hank why do you roll smoke?,
       B                                        E
   And why must you live out the songs that you wrote?,
                       A
   Over and over every body met my prediction,
      B                                               E
   If I get stoned I'm just carrying on an old family tradition

[Verse 3]
                                                    A
   Lordy I have loved some ladies, and I have loved Jim Beam,
   B                                       E
   And they both tried to kill me, in 1973,
                                                       A
   When that doctor asked me, son how'd ya get in this position?,
            B                                           E
   I said a hey sawbones I'm just a carrying on and ol' family tradition,

   So don't ask me Hank,

[Chorus]
   E
   Why do ya drink?,
        A
   Hank why do you roll smoke?,
       B                                        E
   And why must you live out the songs that you wrote?,
                       A
   Over and over every body met my prediction,
      B                                               E
   If I get stoned I'm just carrying on an old family tradition

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
comments
print report bad tab
5 comments total. Showing first comments.
0 reply
dmbird 10 Jul 21, 2007 08:11 AM

play song in key of A.Chords A-D-E, instead of E-A-B

0 reply
ksredneck27 51 Feb 08, 2008 10:23 AM

Actually I have the book of all Hank Williams Sr. and Jr's Hits... the song is played in E,A,B7...


Richard
ksredneck27@yahoo.com
smithmusic07@gmail.com

0 reply
ksredneck27 51 Feb 08, 2008 10:23 AM

Actually I have the book of all Hank Williams Sr. and Jr's Hits... the song is played in E,A,B7...


Richard
ksredneck27@yahoo.com
smithmusic07@gmail.com

guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction