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Straighten Out ukulele

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Song: Straighten Out (Cummings, Wallace)
Artist: The Guess Who 
Album: Road Food
Tabber: Nick Gray 
Email: ngray8725@yahoo.ca       
Tuning: Standard

One very simple song with a couple of interesting jazz chords.  The song has a great
jazz feel to it.  My favorite from 
the Road Food album. The chords are complimenting the piano.  Lyrics from
http://www.ghg.net/bnsteiss/lyrics/lyricsmain.html

B7   Em7   A7    A#7   C7    C#7 
|-|  |5|   |-|   |-|   |-|   |-|
|5|  |5|   |3|   |4|   |6|   |7|
|7|  |6|   |5|   |6|   |8|   |9|
|6|  |5|   |4|   |5|   |7|   |8|
|7|  |7|   |5|   |6|   |8|   |9|
|-|  |5|   |-|   |-|   |-|   |-|

Piano Intro (0:00-0:04) Guitar starts at 0:05 seconds.  

B7 B7                      Em7 Em7
Well you asked me to be your escort baby
B7 B7                      Em7 Em7                      
On Graduation Day
B7 B7                      Em7 Em7
Wrote me a note and here's what you wrote
B7 A#7 A7
You cried boo hoo hoo
And your tears were killin' me babe
B7 A#7 A7
Wah wah wah.


                   B7 B7 C7 C7 C#7 C#7 C7 C7 
I think you better straighten out
B7 B7 C7 C7 C#7 C#7 C7 C7 
Gimme a break
B7 B7 C7 C7 C#7 C#7 C7 C7  B7
Straighten out ... if you can

B7 C7 C#7 C7
I heard you knockin' but you couldn't come in
B7 C7 C#7 C7
And we went walkin' down the road to the bin
B7 A#7 A7
That was when you were ten, now is now, then was then
B7 A#7 A7
Ha ha ha.


                               B7 B7              Em7 Em7
Well I telephoned you and I asked if I might just happen to be your chaperone
        B7 B7              Em7 Em7
To the Highbridge comin'-out do
         B7 B7              Em7 Em7     
You said goodbye and I began to cry
B7 A#7 A7
I said boo hoo hoo
'Cause your leavin' was shakin' me up
B7 A#7 A7
Wah wah wah.

                   B7 B7 C7 C7 C#7 C#7 C7 C7 
I think you better straighten out.
Gimme a break
B7 B7 C7 C7 C#7 C#7 C7 C7  B7
Straighten out ... if you can

B7 C7 C#7 C7
I heard you knockin' but you couldn't come in
B7 C7 C#7 C7
And we went walkin' down the road to the bin
B7 A#7 A7
That was when you were ten, now is now, then was then
B7 A#7 A7
Ha ha ha.
The Laughters shakin me up
Bo Whoo Whooin
B7 A#7 A7
Wa Wa Wa
Everybody Cryin' Cryin'  
B7 A#7 A7
Ha ha ha 
B7 A#7 A7
Boo who who
And The Cryins Killing me
B7 A#7 A7
Wa Wa Wa
And The laughter killin me
B7 A#7 A7
Ha ha ha

            
            
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