Intro: A7 D/A A D7 G/D D G7 C/G G N.C.
Verse 1:A7 D/A A My baby called me up A7 D/A A She said, "Why don't you ever take me out? A7 D/A A E Pick me up in your brand new car D B E You shake the short change from your old fruit jar"
Verse 2:A7 D/A A I put on my dancin' shoes A7 D/A A E We headed straight for the rhythm and blues D B E The music was hot, but my baby was notE7 I've got a rocket in my pocket E7 I said a rocket A7 N.C. Finger in the socket N.C. No way for you to stop it N.C. Rocket N.C. Why don't you just get off it N.C. Rocket rocket rocket I said rocket rocket rocket D E D E Said, said rocket, said rocket
Verse 3:A7 D/A A A7 Don't understand that girl A7 D/A A No, I can't explain A7 D/A A E She got one foot on the platform D B E And the other on the trainOutro E G A7 D A D E7 AE7 I've got a rocket in my pocket E7 I said a rocket A7 Finger in the socket