FREE Christmas Carol Songbook

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    Honky Tonk Women

    The Rolling Stones

     

    Strum: D   M     U M U    M = mute strings

           1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

     

    Chord Guide

          3    4

    G:    3x0003

           32 1

    C:    x32010

            123

    A:    x02220

             132

    D:    xx0232

     

    Intro:  G x4

     

         G (2)                                              C (2)

    I met a gin-soaked barroom queen in Memphis

             G                    A                   D (2)

    She tried to take me upstairs for a ride

            G (2)                                              C (2)

    She had to heave me right across her shoulders

                 G                           D                       G (2)

    ‘cause I just can't seem to drink you off my mind

     

                 G     D                  G (2)

    It’s the Ho  -    nky-tonk  women

     G                         D                                      G (2)

    Gimmie, gimmie, gimmie those honky-tonk blues

     

       G (2)                                      C (2)

    I layed a divorcee in New York City

        G                  A                     D (2)

    I had to put up some kind of a fight

           G (2)                                        C (2)

    The lady then she covered me with roses

             G                          D                        G (2)

    She blew my nose and then she blew my mind

     

    Chorus

     

    Solo (Instrumental Verse)

     

    Chorus x2

     

    End on 2+ of last measure of Chorus


    This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.