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Open G – D G D G B D

CHORDS

C*      x x 14 12 16 x
G*      x x 12 12 12 x
C       x x 5 5 5 x
F       x x 7 5 7 x
A#5     x x x 3 6 x
D#5     x x x 4 6 x
Csus4   x x 5 5 6 x
G#5     x x x 1 1 x
D5      x x x 2 3 x
E5      x x x 4 5 x
Bb5     x x x 3 3 x
D#      x x 5 3 4 x
F*      10 10 10 10 10 10 
Bb      x x 3 3 3 x
G       x 0 0 0 x x
E7sus4  0 0 0 4 0 0
Am7/E   0 0 2 0 1 0


[Intro]

||:  C*  G*  C  |  C  F  C  |  C*  G*  C  |  C  F  C  :||

||:  A#5  D#5  C  |  C  Csus4  G#5  |  G#5  D5  G#5  D5  E5  Bb5  Csus4  |  Csus4  C  D#  :||


[Verse 1]

C
Gold coast slave ship bound for cotton fields
F*
Sold in a market down in New Orleans
C
Scared old slaver knows that hes doing alright
Bb                       C
Hear him whip the women just around midnight


[Chorus]

G  E7sus4  G   Am7/E    G
               Brown    Sugar
C    Csus4             C    Csus4   C
How come you taste so good?   
G  E7sus4  G   Am7/E    G
               Brown    Sugar
C    Csus4            C    Csus4   C
Just like a young girl should


[Instrumental]

A#5  D#5  C  |  C  Csus4  G#5  |  G#5  D5  G#5  D5  E5  Bb5  Csus4  |  Csus4  C  D#  


[Verse 2]

C
Drums beating, cold English blood runs high
F*
Lady of the house wondering when its gonna stop
C
House boy knows that hes doing alright
Bb                      C
You should’a heard him just around midnight 


[Chorus 2]

G  E7sus4  G   Am7/E    G
               Brown    Sugar
C    Csus4             C    Csus4   C
How come you taste so good?   Now
G  E7sus4  G   Am7/E    G
               Brown    Sugar
C   Csus4              C    Csus4   C
Just like a young girl should   Now


[Instrumental]

||:  A#5  D#5  C  |  C  Csus4  G#5  |  G#5  D5  G#5  D5  E5  Bb5  Csus4  |  Csus4  C  D#  :||

A#5  D#5  C  |  C  Csus4  G#5  |  G#5  D5  G#5  D5  E5  Bb5  Csus4  |  Csus4  C  D# 

A#5  D#5  C  |  C  Csus4  G#5  |  G#5  D5  G#5  D5  E5  Bb5  Csus4  |  C 


[Verse 3]

G  E7sus4    G   Am7/E    G
 Oh come on      Brown    Sugar
C   Csus4              C  Csus4   C
How come you taste so good?   Now
G  E7sus4          G   Am7/E    G
 Oh got me feeling     Brown    Sugar
C    Csus4            C    Csus4   C
Just like a black girl should


[Verse 4]

C
Ah, I bet your mamma was a tent show queen
F*
And all her boyfriends were sweet sixteen
C
I’m no school boy but I know what I like
Bb                     C
You shoulda heard me just around midnight


[Chorus 4]

G  E7sus4  G   Am7/E    G
               Brown    Sugar
C   Csus4            C  Csus4   C
How come you taste so good?   Baby
G  E7sus4  G   Am7/E    G
Oh             Brown    Sugar
C    Csus4             C   Csus4   C
Just like a young girl should   Yeah

            
            
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VariousThings 10 Mar 23, 2012 07:06 PM

The chord listed at the start as

"C*=x x 14 12 16 x"

is wrong; it sounds far too dissonant.

I think it's meant to be:
"x x 14 12 13 x", i.e. a Gsus4 (or an Am7 without the root).

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dctopboots 132 Apr 02, 2012 06:10 AM

your right...it's a typo mate

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