Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.
We have an official In The Ghetto tab made by UG professional guitarists. Check out the tab »
×

In The Ghetto chords

version 7
version 7

Whole song

Interactive

3,867 views 27 this week
no commentswrite comment
1 2 3 4 5
2 more votes to show rating
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
simplify chords
display chords
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
IN THE GHETTO
ELVIS PRESLEY

1. As the [C] snow flies,
on a [Em] cold and grey Chicago morning
 a [F] poor little baby [G7] child is born in the [C] ghetto.

And his [C] mamma cries,
`cause if [Em] there`s something she don`t need
 it`s [F] another hungry [G7] mouth to feed , in the [C] ghetto.

 People don`t you [G]understand,
the [G] child needs a [F] helping [C] hand,
or [F] he`ll grow to be an [G7] angry young man some [C] day.

Take a look at [G] you and me,
are we too [F] blind to [C] see?
Or [F] do we simply [Em] turn our heads
and [G]7 look the other [D]m way?

2. Well, the [C] world turns,
and a [Em] hungry little boy with a running nose,
[F] plays in the street as the [G7] cold wind blows,
in the C ghetto

And his [C]hunger burns,
and he s [Em] tarts to roam the streets at night,
and he [F] learns how to steal and he [G7] learns how to fight,
in the [C] ghetto.

3. And [G] then one night in desperation
a [F] young man breaks [C] away,
he [F] buys a gun, [Em] steals a car,
[Dm7] tries to run, but he don`t get G far

and his [C] mamma cries,
as the [Em] crowd gathers round an angry young man,
face [F] down in the street with his [G7] gun in his hand,
in the [C] ghetto.

And as her [C] young man dies,
on a [Em] cold and grey Chicago morning,
[F ] another little baby [G7] child is born
in the [C] ghetto.

    (Elvis Presley)

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
Give kudos to tab author, rate the tab!
1 2 3 4 5
comments
print report bad tab
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction