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On the charts in UK in 1966.

INTRO: Bm chord diagramBmBm D chord diagramDD Bm chord diagramBmBm F# chord diagramF#F#...Bm D chord diagramDD  Bm chord diagramBmBm/A chord diagramAA/F# chord diagramF#F#/Bm chord diagramBmBm  A chord diagramAA

#1.
     D chord diagramDD            Bm chord diagramBmBm         F#m chord diagramF#mF#m       Bm chord diagramBmBm
They locked up my darlin' in Allentown Jail,
G chord diagramGG     A chord diagramAA       D chord diagramDD
Ohhh..whoaaa, oooh.
    D chord diagramDD          Bm chord diagramBmBm          F#m chord diagramF#mF#m        Bm chord diagramBmBm
And no one has come for to put up his bail,
E chord diagramEE             A chord diagramAA    A7 chord diagramA7A7
Ohhh..whoaaa, oooh.

#2.
     G chord diagramGG          A chord diagramAA                 D chord diagramDD     F# chord diagramF#F# Bm chord diagramBmBm
They say at the court house he'll never go free,
G chord diagramGG           D chord diagramDD     D7 chord diagramD7D7
Ne.e.ver go free.
    G chord diagramGG          A chord diagramAA          D chord diagramDD       F# chord diagramF#F#  Bm chord diagramBmBm
For he stole a diamond, a beauti..ful diamond,
   G chord diagramGG        F# chord diagramF#F#     Bm chord diagramBmBm
To give, to give to me.

CHORUS:
Bm chord diagramBmBm           D chord diagramDD         Bm chord diagramBmBm   A chord diagramAA
Somewhere in Allentown Jail..
   Bm chord diagramBmBm             F# chord diagramF#F#        Bm chord diagramBmBm
my heart waits in Allentown Jail.

#3.
    A chord diagramAA               D chord diagramDD              Bm chord diagramBmBm           F#m chord diagramF#mF#m        Bm chord diagramBmBm
You know, I'm gonna dance for you, mister, I'll sing you a song,
G chord diagramGG     A chord diagramAA       D chord diagramDD
Ohhh..whoaaa, oooh.
    D chord diagramDD               Bm chord diagramBmBm            F#m chord diagramF#mF#m       Bm chord diagramBmBm
But more than that, mister, would surely be wrong,
E chord diagramEE             A chord diagramAA    A7 chord diagramA7A7
Ohhh..whoaaa, oooh.
    G chord diagramGG               A chord diagramAA             D chord diagramDD      F# chord diagramF#F# Bm chord diagramBmBm
But more than that, mister, would surely be wrong,
G chord diagramGG                 D chord diagramDD    D7 chord diagramD7D7
Oh, oh, can't you see?
         G chord diagramGG            A chord diagramAA          D chord diagramDD       F# chord diagramF#F#  Bm chord diagramBmBm
Well, my love stole a diamond, a beauti..ful diamond,
   G chord diagramGG        F# chord diagramF#F#      Bm chord diagramBmBm
To give, to give to me.

CHORUS:
Bm chord diagramBmBm           D chord diagramDD         Bm chord diagramBmBm   A chord diagramAA
Somewhere in Allentown Jail..
   Bm chord diagramBmBm             F# chord diagramF#F#        Bm chord diagramBmBm
my heart waits in Allentown Jail.

OUTRO:
Bm chord diagramBmBm           D chord diagramDD         Bm chord diagramBmBm   A chord diagramAA
Somewhere in Allentown Jail..
   Bm chord diagramBmBm             F# chord diagramF#F#        Bm chord diagramBmBm
my heart waits in Allentown Jail.

Bm chord diagramBmBm D chord diagramDD  Bm chord diagramBmBm/A chord diagramAA/F# chord diagramF#F#/Bm chord diagramBmBm


A chord diagramAA sixties smash from Kraziekhat.

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