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Thank God I'm a Country Boy

	           A                              D  
1) WELL LIFE'S ON A FARM IS KINDA LAID BACK,  
          A                            G        E7  
   AIN'T  MUCH AN OLD COUNTRY BOY THAT HE CAN´T HACK. 
        A 	          	    D 
   IT´S EARLY TO RISE, EARLY IN THE SACK: 
          A        E7      A  
   THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.    
            A                                      D  
2) WHEN THE WORK'S ALL DONE AND THE SUN'S SETTIN'  LOW  
     A                         G            E7  
   I PULL OUT MY FIDDLE AND I ROSIN' UP THE BOW. 
            A 	          	              D 
   BUT THE KIDS ARE ASLEEP SO I KEEP IT KINDA LOW:  
          A        E7     A  
   THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.    
                E7                     A  
CHORUS: WELL I  GOT ME A FINE WIFE, I GOT ME OLD FIDDLE.  
                 E7                     A  
        WHEN THE SUN'S COMIN' UP I GOT CAKES ON THE GRIDDLE;  
        A          E7            A            D  
        LIFE AIN'T NOTHIN' BUT A FUNNY, FUNNY RIDDLE:  
              A         E7      A  
        THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.  
sOLO: A / D / A / G / A / D / A / E7-A 
        A                                         D             
3) WELL I WOULDN'T TRADE MY LIFE FOR DIAMONDS OR JEWELS, 
     A                     G            E7    
   I NEVER WAS ONE OF THEM MONEY HUNGRY FOOLS. 
       A              E7            A       D  
   I'D RATHER HAVE MY FIDDLE AND MY FARMIN' TOOLS:  
          A         E7     A  
   THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY. 
            A                                     D    
4) WELL, MY FIDDLE WAS MY DADDY'S TILL THE DAY HE DIED,  
          A                               G            E7   
   AND HE TOOK ME BY THE HAND AND HELD ME CLOSE TO HIS SIDE.  
             A           E7               A           D                      
   HE SAID: "LIVE A GOOD LIFE AND PLAY MY FIDDLE WITH PRIDE,  
             A             E7     A  
   AND THANK GOD YOU'RE A COUNTRY BOY.  
                E7                     A  
CHORUS: WELL I  GOT ME A FINE WIFE, I GOT ME OLD FIDDLE.  
                 E7                     A  
        WHEN THE SUN'S COMIN' UP I GOT CAKES ON THE GRIDDLE;  
        A          E7            A            D  
        LIFE AIN'T NOTHIN' BUT A FUNNY, FUNNY RIDDLE:  
              A         E7      A  
        THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.  
sOLO: A / D / A / G / A / D / A / E7-A 

     A                                   D  
1) A SIMPLE KIND OF LIFE NEVER DID ME NO HARM,  
   A             	   G	        E7  
   RAISIN' ME A FAMILY AND WORKIN' ON A FARM.  
   A     			               D  
   DAYS ARE ALL FILLED WITH AN EASY COUNTRY CHARM: 
         A         E7      A  
   THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.  
       A                                 D     
2) I'D PLAY "SALLY GOODIN'" ALL DAY IF I COULD, 
           A             	     G	          E7  
   BUT THE LORD AND MY WIFE WOULDN'T TAKE IT VERY GOOD. 
        A                                   D    
   SO I FIDDLE WHEN I CAN AND I WORK WHEN I SHOULD: 
      A         E7      A  
   THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY. 
                E7                     A  
CHORUS: WELL I  GOT ME A FINE WIFE, I GOT ME OLD FIDDLE.  
                 E7                     A  
        WHEN THE SUN'S COMIN' UP I GOT CAKES ON THE GRIDDLE;  
        A          E7            A            D  
        LIFE AIN'T NOTHIN' BUT A FUNNY, FUNNY RIDDLE:  
              A         E7      A  
        THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.  
sOLO: A / D / A / G / A / D / A / E7-A  
         A                                 D                
3) YEAH, CITY FOLK DRIVIN IN A BLACK LIMOUSINE,  
     A             	       G	     E7  
   A LOTTA SAD PEOPLE THINKIN' THAT'S MIGHTY KEEN.  
         A                                        D    
   WELL, FOLKS LET ME TELL YOU NOW EXACTLY WHAT I MEAN: 
           A         E7      A  
   I THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY.   
      A                                            D     
4) MY DADDY TAUGHT ME YOUNG HOW TO HUNT AND HOW TO WHITTLE,   
      A             	               G	   E7  
   HE TAUGHT ME HOW TO WORK AND PLAY A TUNE ON THE FIDDLE. 
      A                                            D 
   HE TAUGHT ME HOW TO LOVE AND HOW TO GIVE JUST A LITTLE..... 
           A         E7      A  
   I THANK GOD I'M A COUNTRY BOY!   

   YEEHA! 
sOLO: A / D / A / G / A / D / A / E7-A  

	  

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