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Shop Around:Smokie Robinson And The Miracles.
#1 in 1960.

INTRO:
G                               C
When I became of age, my mother called me to her side. 
           A
She said, "Son, you're growing up now,
       D
pretty soon you'll take a bride." 

#1.
D            G                          C
And then she said...Just because you've become a 

young man, now.
G                                  C
There's still some things that you don't 

understand, now. 
G                   C
Before you ask some girl for her hand, now.
G                        C
Keep your freedom for as long as you can, now.
A            D                   G     C G D 
My mama told me..You better shop around. 

#2.
G                          C
There's some things that I want you to know, now.
G                   C
Just as sure as the wind's gonna blow, now. 
G                      C
The women come and the women gonna go, now.
G                            C 
Before you tell 'em that you love 'em so, now.
A            D                   G     
My mama told me..You better shop around. 
(Shop, shop around..shop, shop around.)
    C                      G     D
Oh, yeah, you better shop around.
 
CHORUS:
C
Don't try to get yourself a bargain, son.
G
Don't be sold on the very first one. 
C
Pretty girls come a dime a dozen, 
A                               D
try to find you one who's gonna give you true lovin'. 

#3.
G                          C
Before you take a girl and say, 'I do.' now.
G                  C 
Make sure she's in love with you, now.
A            D                   G     G7
My mama told me..You better shop around. 


(INTERLUDE:SAX:)

CHORUS:
C
Don't try to get yourself a bargain, son.
G
Don't be sold on the very first one. 
C
Pretty girls come a dime a dozen, 
A                               D
try to find you one who's gonna give you true lovin'. 

#4.
G                          C
Before you take a girl and say, 'I do.' now.
G                  C 
Make sure she's in love with you, now.
G                  C
Make sure that her love is true, now.
G                           C
I'd hate to see you feelin' sad and blue, now.
A            D                   G    
My mama told me..You better shop around. 

OUTRO:
C                              G                     
Uh-huh don't let the first one get you.. 
(shop, shop a-round)
   C                               G       
Oh no, cause I don't wanna see her wit' you.
   C                                G           C          
Uh-huh, before you let 'em hold you tight, yeah-yeah.
                  G    C
Make sure she's alright.
                             G                  C
Before you let 'em take your hand, my son, understand, my son,
     G                      C 
be a man my son, I know you can my son..(Fade.)



A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.

            
            
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