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Ricky Nelson guitar chords for Lonesome town (Ver. 2)

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Lonesome Town chords by Ricky Nelson (Ver. 2)

Lonesome Town is a song written by Baker Knight. A version sung by Ricky Nelson became a hit single in the United States, reaching #7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #15 on the R&B chart in 1958. The song was featured on his 1959 album, Ricky Sings Again. Nelson is accompanied on the recording by the vocal quartet The Jordanaires, Elvis Presleys group.

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  • Tuning: Standard tuning
  • Difficulty: Novice

Lonesome Town
Ricky Nelson

Intro  B chord diagramBB  Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm E chord diagramEE F#7 chord diagramF#7F#7 B chord diagramBB Eb chord diagramEbEb  E chord diagramEE F#7 chord diagramF#7F#7 B chord diagramBB

                      Eb chord diagramEbEb
There`s a place where lovers go
   E chord diagramEE         F# chord diagramF#F#        B chord diagramBB    E chord diagramEE
To cry their troubles away
         Em chord diagramEmEm       B chord diagramBB           Abm chord diagramAbmAbm   E chord diagramEE
And they call it     lonesome town
          F# chord diagramF#F#            B chord diagramBB
Where the broken hearts stay (lonesome town)

              Eb chord diagramEbEb
You can buy a dream or two
E chord diagramEE           F#7 chord diagramF#7F#7             B chord diagramBB      E chord diagramEE
To last you all through the years
        Em chord diagramEmEm   B chord diagramBB         Abm chord diagramAbmAbm  E chord diagramEE
And the only price you pay
     F# chord diagramF#F#          B chord diagramBB                     E chord diagramEE
Is a heartful of tears (full of tears)
              Ebm chord diagramEbmEbm            E chord diagramEE
Goin` down to lonesome town
          F#7 chord diagramF#7F#7           B chord diagramBB    E chord diagramEE
Where the broken hearts stay
               Ebm7
Goin` down to lonesome town
   C#7 chord diagramC#7C#7             F# chord diagramF#F#     B chord diagramBB
To cry my troubles away

                Eb chord diagramEbEb           E chord diagramEE
In the town of broken dreams
                F# chord diagramF#F#          B chord diagramBB      E chord diagramEE
The streets are filled with regret
      Em chord diagramEmEm      B chord diagramBB        Abm chord diagramAbmAbm   E chord diagramEE
Maybe down in lonesome town
       F# chord diagramF#F#         B chord diagramBB               E chord diagramEE
I can learn to forget (to forget)
       Em chord diagramEmEm     B chord diagramBB        Abm chord diagramAbmAbm   E chord diagramEE
Maybe down in lonesome town
       F#7 chord diagramF#7F#7        B chord diagramBB   E chord diagramEE  B chord diagramBB
I can learn to forget
 B chord diagramBB
(Lonesome Town)

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