Tommy Roe

Stagger Lee Chords

Tommy Roe

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Stagger Lee

  		

Intro: A# 

#1. 
A#                                  D# 
I was standing on the corner when I heard my  

bulldog bark. 
       A#                              F 
He was barkin' at the two men who were gamblin'  
       A#    F 
in the dark..yeah. 

#2. 
F              A#                 D# 
It was Stagger Lee and Billy, two men who gambled late. 
        A#                     F                   A#   F 
Stagger Lee threw seven, Billy swore that he threw eight. 
        A#                      D# 
Stagger Lee told Billy, I can't let you go with that.. 
         A#                      F                 A#  F 
you have won all my money and my brand new Stetson hat. 

#3. 
        A#                   D# 
Stagger Lee went home and he got his Forty-Four..said, I'm  
A#                           F               A#  F 
goin' to the barroom just to pay that debt I owe. 


(INTERLUDE:) A# D# A# F A#  B  B E B F# B F# 

#4. 
        B                              E 
Stagger Lee went to the barroom and he stood across the barroom  

floor. 
                B                  F#               B    F# 
He said, now, nobody move,  and he pulled his forty-four. 
        B                    E 
Stagger Lee, said Billy, oh, please don't take my life..I got 
B                           F#          B         F# 
three little children and a very sickly wife..oh, yeah. 

#5. 
        B                  E 
Stagger Lee shot Billy..he shot that poor boy so bad..that the 
    B                                F#                    B    F# 
the bullet went through Billy and it broke the bartender's glass..(mercy!) 

OUTRO: 
B                               E 
Go Stagger Lee..go Stagger Lee..go Stagger Lee..go Stagger Lee.. 
B               F#                       B    F# 
go Stagger Lee..woooooooooooo..hooooooo..yeah. 
B                                         E 
Baa-daa-daa-daa-daa..baa-daa-daa-daa-daa..baa-daa-daa-daa-daa.. 
                     B           F#  B F# 
baa-daa-daa-daa-daa..wooooooooo.. 
B                               E 
Go Stagger Lee..go Stagger Lee..go Stagger Lee..go Stagger Lee.. 
B               F#                       B    F# 
go Stagger Lee..woooooooooooo..hooooooo..yeah.. (Fade.) 


A fifties/seventies smash from Kraziekhat. 
	  

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