Drag City    (video)

 

       D                   C        B7

    Burn up that quarter mile !!

 

     E                                  F#m

1. Just tuned my car, now she really peels

          B7                                   E

    a-lookin' real tough with chrome reverse wheels.

            E                          F#m

    A Blue Coral wax job sure looks pretty

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    gonna get my chick and make it out to Drag City.

 

                    G

Yeah, I'm goin' to Drag City (run her through, now),

  G

goin' to Drag City (what'll she do now ?).

   C

Goin' to Drag City (run her through, now),

  G

goin' to Drag City (what'll she do now ?).

  D                   C        B7

Burn up that quarter mile !

 

            E                            F#m

2. The DJ's sayin' on my favorite station,

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    the Drag City races are the fastest in the nation.

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    Wheels are the wildest and the stockers are pretty,

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    I'll get my honey, grab some money, split to Drag City.

 

+  CHORUS

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 1st here)    +  B7

 

        E                                               F#m

3. 'Round the dragway thick exhaust fills the air,

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    the final teams tachin' up and action everywhere.

        E                                           F#m

    Checkered flags, wheelstands, sure sounds pretty

          B7                                               E                       - F

    to hear the cheers, bring your ears out to Drag City.

 

                    G

Yeah, I'm goin' to Drag City (run her through, now),

  G

goin' to Drag City (what'll she do now ?).

   C

Goin' to Drag City (run her through, now),

  G

goin' to Drag City (what'll she do now ?).

  D                   C        B7

Burn up that quarter mile !

  D                   C        B7

Burn up that quarter mile !

 

                             B7

+  Listen to 'em whine, whine ! (4x) ....

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)    (Jan & Dean)