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Bad News:John D. Loudermilk.
#23 on BB Hot Country on RCA Records 
in 1961.

INTRO: Gb

#1.
Gb                    Gbm Gb    Gbm
Bad news travels like wildfire, good news 
Gb
travels slow.
Gb                     Gbm Gb
They all call me, 'Ol' Wildfire,' cause 
          Gbm   Gb       B         Gbm
everybody knows that I'm bad news, everywhere 
  Gb
I go.
Db     Gb         Db                  Gbm
Always gettin' in trouble and leaving little 
                         Gb
girls who hate to see me go.

#2.
Gbm   Gb                          Gbm
Well, I've picked peaches down in Georgia, 
  Gb
I lumberjacked up in Maine.
Gb
I've been hired and fired and jailed in every 
              Gbm             B
state you can name, cause I'm bad news,
Gbm          Gb  
everywhere I go. 
Db     Gb         Db                  Gbm
Always gettin' in trouble and leaving little 
          Db             Gb
girls who hate to see me go. 
 
#3.
Ebm  Gb                           Gbm
From north to south, from east to west, the story 
       Gb
is the same.
Gb                    Gbm    Gb Gbm     Gb
From one state to the other, I  have to change my 
                B         Gbm          Gb
name, cause I'm bad news, everywhere I go.
Db     Gb         Db                  Gbm
Always gettin' in trouble and leaving little 
          Db             Gb
girls who hate to see me go.


#4.
Gbm                               Gb
Well, they tried to hang me up in Oakland and they 
Gbm            Gb
did in San-Frisco.
Gb                         Gbm
But I wouldn't choke and I broke their rope, and they 
              Gb            B         Gbm          Gb
had to let me go, cause I'm bad news, everywhere I go. 
Db     Gb         Db                  Gbm
Always gettin' in trouble and leaving little 
          Db             Gb
girls who hate to see me go.



A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.
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