Johnny Cash – Big River chords ver. 2

Chords
Transpose:
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BIG RIVER - JOHNNY CASH
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Tabbed by: F4R3W311
Date: Oct 2, 2011
Tuning: Standard (Capo on 1)



Intro: E (G) E   E (G) E   A (C) A   E (G) E   B7  E (G) E



Verse 1
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E Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry
E B7And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky
E A And the tears that I cried for that woman, are gonna flood you Big River
E B7 E Then I'm gonna sit right here until I die
Verse 2 --------
E I met her accidentally in St. Paul, Minnesota
E B7And it tore me up every time I heard her drawl, southern drawl
E AThen I heard my dream was back downstream, cavortin' in Davenport
E B7 E And I followed you, Big River, when you called
Break: E (G) E E (G) E A (C) A E (G) E B7 E (G) E Verse 3 --------
EThen you took me to St. Louis later on down the river
E B7A freighter said she's been here but she's gone, boy, she's gone
E AI found her trail in Memphis, but she just walked up the block
E B7 E She raised a few eyebrows and then she went on down alone
Verse 4 --------
E Now, won't you batter down by Baton Rouge, River Queen, roll it on
E B7 Take that woman on down to New Orleans, New Orleans
E A Go on, I've had enough, dump my blues down in the gulf
E B7 E She loves you, Big River, more than me
Verse 5 --------
E Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry, cry, cry
E B7And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky
E A And the tears that I cried for that woman, are gonna flood you Big River
E B7 E Then I'm gonna sit right here until I die
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