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Keith Hampshire - Big Time Operator ukulele

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Big Time Operator:Keith Hampshire.
Top of the charts in Canada in 1973.
Also hit the UK and USA charts in '73.

#1.(Bright/rock beat.)
C               G            C
I started off a newsboy on a paper.
C            G               C
For a time I worked in an elevator.
C                  F
But all the time I knew that later,
C            F
I would be a higher rater,
C          F            G    G7
Finally, a big time operator.

C             G          C
For a while I drove an excavator.(yes I did.)
C               G               C
Then I became a wine and brandy waiter.
C                 F
A builder, then a decorator,
C            F
Later on, an estimator,
C              F            G
I'm gonna be a big time operator.
(Oh, ya got to believe in me!)

C                  G           C
I took a job as an airline navigator.
C               G            C      C   C7 C
Then I became a crime investigator.(yes I  did.)
C             F
For a time, a commentator,
C               F 
Then I was an administrator,
C              F            G
I'm gonna be a big time operator.
 G7                                              C
(yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah!)

#4.**(Spoken ad lib)**
Well, don't you know I'm gonna be in the

big time baby?

A big time operator...

I'll have a whole lotta people workin' for me.

Gonna have a chauffeur, an upstairs maid.

Big limousine, racing sports car.

50 foot yacht, race horses.

I'm gonna give new meaning to the word 'big',\

A big time operator now, now.

A seventies smash from Kraziekhat.

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