Sam Cooke - Little Red Rooster chords

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...LITTLE RED ROOSTER... by Sam Cooke
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*from 'Night Beat' (1963)*

(Written by Willie Dixon and Chester Arthur Burnett)


Intro:

E7  D7, A7  E7

Verse 1:

A7 D7 A7 I got a little red rooster; too lazy to crow for day.
D7 A7 I got a little red rooster; too lazy to crow for day.
E7 D7 A7 E7He keeps everything in the barn yard, upset in every way.
Verse 2:
A7 D7 A7The dogs begin to bark, the hounds begin to howl.
D7 A7The dogs begin to bark, the hounds begin to howl.
E7 D7 A7 E7 Watch out all you kinfolk; my little red rooster's on the prowl.
Verse 3:
A7 D7 A7I tell you; he, keeps all the hens, fighting a-mong themselves.
D7 A7 Keeps all the hens fighting among them-selves.
E7He don't want no hen in the barnyard,
D7 A7 E7 Layin' eggs for nobody else, Lord... yeah.
Solo:
A7 D7 A7, D7 A7, E7 D7 A7 E7 Let me tell everybody...
Verse 4:
A7 D7 A7Now if you see my little red rooster; send him home.
D7 A7Said; if you see my little red rooster; send him home.
E7I ain't had no peace in the barn yard,
D7 A7 Since my little red rooster's been gone.
CHORD DIAGRAMS: --------------- E7 D7 A7 EADGBE EADGBE EADGBE x79797 x57575 577655 Tabbed by Joel from cLuMsY, Bristol, England, 2005 (clumsyband@hotmail.com)
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