Going up the country    (video)       (midi)

 

††† A - D - A - E - E7 - A (=1 verse)

 

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1. Iím goiní up the country, baby, donít you wanna go ?

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††† Iím goiní up the country, baby, donít you wanna go ?

†††††††††††††††††† E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E7†††††††††††† †††††A

††† Iím goiní to some place where Iíve never been before.

 

†††††††††† A

2. Iím goiní, Iím goiní where the water tastes like wine,

††††††††††† D†††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††A

††† Iím going where the water tastes like wine,

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††† we can jump in the water, stay drunk all the time.

 

††† + A - D - A - E - E7 - A (= 1 verse)

 

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3. Iím gonna leave the city, got to get away,

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††† Iím gonna leave the city, got to get away,

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††† all this fussing and fighting, man, you know I sure canít stay.

 

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4. Now, baby, pack your leaving trunk,

 

††† you know weíve got to leave today,

 

††† just exactly where weíre goiní I cannot say,

†††††††††† - D††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A

††† but†††††††† be might even leave the U.S.A.,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E7††††††††††††† A

††† ícause thereís a brand new game that I want to play.

 

††† + A - D - A - E - E7 - A (=1 verse)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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††† No use of you running or screaming and crying,†††††

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† E††††††††††††††††††††††† E7††† †††††A

††† cause youíve got a home as long as Iíve got mine.

 

††† + D - A - E - E7 - A

 

††† + A - D - A - E - E7 - A (=1 verse)

 

(orig. = capo 1st)††† (Canned Heat)