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Black Water Chords

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Black Water:Doobie Brothers.
#1 in 1975.

#1.
D       Am7        D              Am7       D 
Well, I built me a raft and she's ready for floatin'..
Am7        D           Am7        D 
ole Mississippi, she's callin' my name.
Am7          D            Am7          D 
Catfish are jumpin', that paddle-wheel thumpin'..
Am7               D          Am7           D
black water keeps rollin' on past just the same.
     
CHORUS: 
G
Old black water, keep on rollin'..   
Bb                                             
Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin'.
G                                                
Old black water, keep on rollin'..
Bb                                            
Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin'..
G
Old black water, keep on rollin'..
Bb                                            A    Em7 
Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin' on me?


     
A             Em7           A                Em7  A
Yeah, keep on shinin' your light, gonna make everything,
                   A                   Em7
pretty mama, gonna make everything all right.
      D            Am7              D           Am7       A  Em7  A
And I ain't got no worries 'cause I ain't in no hurry..at all.

(INTERLUDE:)
     
#2.
D           Am7            D                   Am7           D 
Well, if it rains, I don't care, don't make no difference to me.
               Am7               D        Am7   
Just take that street car that's goin' up town..
                  Am7             D             Am7           D 
Yeah, I'd like to hear some funky Dixieland and dance a honky-tonk..
            Am7              D          Am7    D 
and I'll be buyin' everybody drinks all round.

CHORUS: 
G
Old black water, keep on rollin'..   
Bb                                             
Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin'.
G                                                
Old black water, keep on rollin'..
Bb                                            
Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin'..
G
Old black water, keep on rollin'..
Bb                                            A    Em7 
Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin' on me?

A             Em7           A                Em7  A
Yeah, keep on shinin' your light, gonna make everything,
                  A                   Em7
everything, gonna make everything all right.
      D            Am7              D           Am7       A  Em7 A
And I ain't got no worries 'cause I ain't in no hurry..at all.

(INTERLUDE:)

OUTRO:     
D           Am7             D                 Am7                           
I'd like to hear some funky Dixieland, pretty momma come and take me
D            
by the hand..
       Am7                  D
By the hand, take me by the hand, pretty momma..
         Am7                    D
come and dance with your daddy, all night long.

(A Cappella)                          
I'd like to hear some funky Dixieland, pretty momma come and take me
            
by the hand..
     
By the hand, take me by the hand, pretty momma..
      
come and dance with your daddy, all night long.


D           Am7             D                 Am7                           
I'd like to hear some funky Dixieland, pretty momma come and take me
D            
by the hand..
       Am7                  D
By the hand, take me by the hand, pretty momma..
         Am7                    D
come and dance with your daddy, all night long.


D           Am7             D                 Am7                           
I'd like to hear some funky Dixieland, pretty momma come and take me
D            
by the hand..
       Am7                  D
By the hand, take me by the hand, pretty momma..
         Am7                    D
come and dance with your daddy, all night long. (Fade.)


A seventies smash from Kraziekhat.


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Pencom wrote on June 24 2014, 12:04 pm

Another...among so many other....excellent tabs from KK...thanks again...and again...

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Kraziekhat wrote on March 12 2015, 03:03 am

High praise, indeed, from the best tabber on
the Web!!! Much appreciated, mate. KK.

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rjpierce29 wrote on May 15 2015, 10:04 am

Nice! Sounds really good in double drop D tuning!

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