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The Highwomen guitar chords for Highwoman

Guitar chords with lyrics

  • Capo on 4th
Tuning: Standard (E chord diagramEE A chord diagramAA D chord diagramDD G chord diagramGG B chord diagramBB E chord diagramEE)

Verse 1:
  Em chord diagramEmEm        D chord diagramDD                C chord diagramCC  D chord diagramDD         Em chord diagramEmEm             D chord diagramDD            C chord diagramCC
I was a highwoman, and a mother from my youth, for my children I did what I had
      D chord diagramDD    Am chord diagramAmAm                      Em chord diagramEmEm          D chord diagramDD            C chord diagramCC           Am chord diagramAmAm
 to do.  My family left Honduras when they killed the Sandinistas.  We followed a
Em chord diagramEmEm                  D chord diagramDD           C chord diagramCC      Em chord diagramEmEm      D chord diagramDD           C chord diagramCC       D chord diagramDD      G chord diagramGG
 coyote through the dust of Mexico.  Everyone of them except for me survived,
   C chord diagramCC              D chord diagramDD
 and I am still alive.
Verse 2:
Em chord diagramEmEm         D chord diagramDD          C chord diagramCC      D chord diagramDD     Em chord diagramEmEm    D chord diagramDD       C chord diagramCC              D chord diagramDD      Am chord diagramAmAm
I was a healer, I was gifted as a girl, I laid hands upon the world.  Someone saw
      Em chord diagramEmEm        D chord diagramDD         C chord diagramCC             Am chord diagramAmAm                         Em chord diagramEmEm           D chord diagramDD
 me sleepin, naked in the (nude sun?).  I heard witchcraft in the whispers and I knew
             C chord diagramCC         Em chord diagramEmEm        D chord diagramDD                C chord diagramCC      D chord diagramDD      G chord diagramGG        C chord diagramCC
 my time had come.  The bastards hung me at the Salem Gallows Hills, but I

             D chord diagramDD
 am living still.


Verse 3:
Em chord diagramEmEm          D chord diagramDD                        C chord diagramCC        D chord diagramDD           Em chord diagramEmEm
 I was a freedom rider, when we thought the south had had won,
    D chord diagramDD            C chord diagramCC          D chord diagramDD      Am chord diagramAmAm                   Em chord diagramEmEm              D chord diagramDD
 Virginia in the spring of ‘61.  I sat down on the greyhound that was bound for
    C chord diagramCC         Am chord diagramAmAm               Em chord diagramEmEm           D chord diagramDD              C chord diagramCC      Em chord diagramEmEm
 Mississippi, my mother asked me if that ride was worth my life.  And when the
     D chord diagramDD            C chord diagramCC      D chord diagramDD         G chord diagramGG      C chord diagramCC               D chord diagramDD
 shots rang out I never heard the sound, but I am still around.

Bridge:
                        G chord diagramGG            D chord diagramDD        C chord diagramCC          D chord diagramDD        C chord diagramCC
And I’ll take that ride again and again and again and again and again.
Verse 4:

Em chord diagramEmEm         D chord diagramDD                 C chord diagramCC      D chord diagramDD         Em chord diagramEmEm           D chord diagramDD            C chord diagramCC
I was a preacher, my heart broke for all the world, but teaching was unrighteous
        D chord diagramDD     Am chord diagramAmAm                      Em chord diagramEmEm            D chord diagramDD      C chord diagramCC         Am chord diagramAmAm
 for a girl.  In the summer I was baptized in the mighty Colorado.  In the winter I
              Em chord diagramEmEm          D chord diagramDD                  C chord diagramCC     Em chord diagramEmEm          D chord diagramDD
 heard the hounds and I knew that I’d been found.  And in my Saviour’s name
   C chord diagramCC           D chord diagramDD    G chord diagramGG     C chord diagramCC               D chord diagramDD
 I laid my weapons down, but I am still around.


Verse 5:
Em chord diagramEmEm             D chord diagramDD                     C chord diagramCC       D chord diagramDD      Em chord diagramEmEm         D chord diagramDD        C chord diagramCC
We are the highwomen, and sing of stories still untold.  We carry the sons
               D chord diagramDD     Am chord diagramAmAm            Em chord diagramEmEm             D chord diagramDD      c            Am chord diagramAmAm
 you can only hold.  We are the daughters of the silent generations.  You send our
Em chord diagramEmEm               D chord diagramDD                C chord diagramCC      Em chord diagramEmEm          D chord diagramDD             C chord diagramCC     D chord diagramDD         G chord diagramGG
 hearts to die alone in foreign nations.  And they return to us as tiny drops of rain,
C chord diagramCC                      D chord diagramDD
 but we will still remain.


Outro:
                       G chord diagramGG       D chord diagramDD          C chord diagramCC        D chord diagramDD          C chord diagramCC
And we’ll come back again and again and again and again and again  (x2)
G chord diagramGG D chord diagramDD C chord diagramCC D chord diagramDD C chord diagramCC  Em chord diagramEmEm

Highwoman chords

The Highwomen guitar chords for Highwoman "Highwoman" is a song off of the debut album of country music super group The Highwomen. "Highwoman" also features contributions from Yola Carter and Sheryl Crow.

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