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Oak Street Guys guitar chords for Goofus

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Tuning: Standard (E chord diagramEE A chord diagramAA D chord diagramDD G chord diagramGG B chord diagramBB E chord diagramEE)

Intro:
D7 chord diagramD7D7   G chord diagramGG

Verse:
D7 chord diagramD7D7    Bm chord diagramBmBm        D7 chord diagramD7D7          Bm chord diagramBmBm
I was born on a farm out in Ioway
  G chord diagramGG       Em chord diagramEmEm                G chord diagramGG               Em chord diagramEmEm
A chord diagramAA flaming youth     who was bound that he'd fly away
D7 chord diagramD7D7          Bm chord diagramBmBm             D7 chord diagramD7D7          Bm chord diagramBmBm   D7 chord diagramD7D7   G chord diagramGG
I packed my grip     and I grabbed my  sax - o - phone

Verse:
D7 chord diagramD7D7         Bm chord diagramBmBm          D7 chord diagramD7D7       Bm chord diagramBmBm
Can't read notes but I play anything by ear
  G chord diagramGG       Em chord diagramEmEm           G chord diagramGG             Em chord diagramEmEm
I made up tunes on the sounds that I used to hear
E7 chord diagramE7E7                  A7 chord diagramA7A7                    D7 chord diagramD7D7                        G chord diagramGG
I'd start to play   folks used to say     sounds a little goofus to me

Chorus:
G chord diagramGG                                F# chord diagramF#F#
Corn-fed chords appeal to me     I like rustic harmony
F chord diagramFF                                   E7 chord diagramE7E7            A7 chord diagramA7A7
Hold the note 'n change the key     that's called goofus
G chord diagramGG                              F# chord diagramF#F#
Not accordin' to the rules     that you learn at music schools
F chord diagramFF                                       E7 chord diagramE7E7        A7 chord diagramA7A7
But the folks just dance like fools     they love goofus

Verse:
D7 chord diagramD7D7    Bm chord diagramBmBm        D7 chord diagramD7D7            Bm chord diagramBmBm
Got a job but I just couldn't keep it long
    G chord diagramGG      Em chord diagramEmEm     G chord diagramGG              Em chord diagramEmEm    G chord diagramGG
The leader said I played all the music wrong
D7 chord diagramD7D7           Bm chord diagramBmBm          D7 chord diagramD7D7      Bm chord diagramBmBm  D7 chord diagramD7D7  G chord diagramGG
So I stepped out with an outfit  of  my  own

Verse:
D7 chord diagramD7D7     Bm chord diagramBmBm      D7 chord diagramD7D7          Bm chord diagramBmBm
Got together a new kind of orchestry
G chord diagramGG          Em chord diagramEmEm              G chord diagramGG           Em chord diagramEmEm
And we all played just the same goofus harmony
E7 chord diagramE7E7                 A7 chord diagramA7A7                D7 chord diagramD7D7                        G chord diagramGG
And I must admit   we made a hit     Goofus has been lucky for me

Outro:
E7 chord diagramE7E7                 A7 chord diagramA7A7                D7 chord diagramD7D7                        G chord diagramGG
And I must admit   we made a hit     Goofus has been lucky for me

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