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Pearl Of The Quarter Chords

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[Chord Formations]
Most of the chords in the verses are fairly basic so I'll just lay out the ones in the chorus:

E/Ab     C7/G     D/F#     Bb7/F    C/E      Ab7/Eb   Dm7
EADGBE   EADGBE   EADGBE   EADGBE   EADGBE   EADGBE   EADGBE
4X645X   3X535X   2X423X   1X313X   0X201X   X6454X   XX0211

[Intro] | C  G | F  Em7 | Dm7  Bb | C    |

[Verse 1]
      | C       G     |       F      Em7 |
         On the water down in New Orleans
     |  C     G     |   F            Em7  |
         My baby's the pearl of the Quarter
     |  C          G       |         F     Em7  |
         She's a charmer like you've never seen
       |         Dm7           Bb   |  Am7     |
         Singin' voulez voulez voulez vous

[Verse 2]
     | C           G     |           F           Em7 |
         Where the sailor spends his hard-earned pay
     | C      G    |    F          Em7    |
         Red beans and rice for a quarter
     |  C        G         |     F   Em7   |
         You can see her almost any day
       |         Dm7           Bb  |  Am7   |
         Singin' voulez voulez voulez vous

[Chorus]
   |  Dbm7/Ab   C7/G |  Bm7/F#    Bb7/F | Am7/E
         And     if you hear from my     Louise
                   Ab7/Eb  |  Dm7     C  |
         Won't you tell her I say hello
  |  Dbm7/Ab    C7/G  | Bm7/F#  Bb7/F   |
         Please make it clear   when her
      |  Am7/E  Ab7/Eb    |       Dm7      C  |
         Day is done she's got a place to go

        (DO INTRO FOR TURNAROUND)

(Chords for vs. 3 & 4 same as for vs. 1 & 2)

Verse 3
         I walked alone down the miracle mile
         I met my baby by the shrine of the martyr
         She stole my heart with her cajun smile
         Singin' voulez voulez voulez vous

Verse 4
         She loved the million-dollar words I say
         She loved the candy and the flowers that I bought her
         She said she loved me and was on her way
         Singin' voulez voulez voulez vous

[Chorus]
   |  Dbm7/Ab   C7/G |  Bm7/F#    Bb7/F | Am7/E
         And     if you hear from my     Louise
                   Ab7/Eb  |  Dm7     C  |
         Won't you tell her I say hello
  |  Dbm7/Ab    C7/G  | Bm7/F#  Bb7/F   |
         Please make it clear   when her
      |  Am7/E  Ab7/Eb    |       Dm7      C  |
         Day is done she's got a place to go

[Lead Break]    | F    C | G     | F    C | G     |
                | Dm7  Em7 | F   G |(2/4)  G     |
                | Dm7  Bb | C Csus4 C |

[Chorus]
   |  Dbm7/Ab   C7/G |  Bm7/F#    Bb7/F | Am7/E
         And     if you hear from my     Louise
                   Ab7/Eb  |  Dm7     C  |
         Won't you tell her I say hello
  |  Dbm7/Ab    C7/G  | Bm7/F#  Bb7/F   |
         Please make it clear   when her
      |  Am7/E  Ab7/Eb    |       Dm7      C  |
         Day is done she's got a place to go

         (End on "C")
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maguri 27,083 Oct 24, 2012 11:45 AM

Great song and a killer tab,
thanks a lot!

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