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Intro: GG chord - CC chord   GG chord - CC chord   GG chord - CC chord   GG chord - CC chord

GG chord               GG chord          GG chord                GG chord
Busted flat in Baton Rouge, waitin' for a train
         GG chord                GG chord        D7D7 chord      D7D7 chord
When I's feelin' near as faded as my jeans
D7D7 chord               D7D7 chord        D7D7 chord               D7D7 chord
Bobby thumbed a diesel down just before it rained
     D7D7 chord              D7D7 chord            GG chord - CC chord    GG chord
And rode us all the way into New Orleans


  GG chord             GG chord             GG chord             GG chord
I pulled my harpoon out of my dirty red bandana
    GG chord                   G7G7 chord              CC chord    CC chord
I's playin' soft while Bobby sang the blues
CC chord                   CC chord                 GG chord                GG chord
Windshield wipers slappin' time, I was holdin' Bobby's hand in mine
D7D7 chord             D7D7 chord               D7D7 chord   D7D7 chord
We sang every song that driver knew


CC chord                CC chord             GG chord                 GG chord
Freedom's just another word for nothin' left to lose
D7D7 chord                 D7D7 chord                          GG chord    GG chord
Nothin', it ain't nothin' honey, if it ain't free
    CC chord                CC chord              GG chord                 GG chord
And feelin' good was easy, lord, oh, when he sang the blues
         D7D7 chord               D7D7 chord               D7D7 chord  D7D7 chord
You know feelin' good was good enough for me
D7D7 chord               D7D7 chord               GG chord    GG chord    AA chord    AA chord
Good enough for me and my Bobby McGee


         AA chord         AA chord                AA chord          AA chord
>From the Kentucky coal mines to the California sun
     AA chord                 AA chord          E7E7 chord      E7E7 chord
Yeah Bobby shared the secrets of my soul
        E7E7 chord            E7E7 chord              E7E7 chord             E7E7 chord
Through all kinds of weather, through everything we done
     E7E7 chord         E7E7 chord               AA chord     AA chord
Yeah Bobby baby kept me from the cold


    AA chord              AA chord            AA chord                 AA chord
One day up near Salinas, lo-ord, I let him slip away
     AA chord                 A7A7 chord                 DD chord        DD chord
He's lookin' for that home and I hope he finds it
         DD chord               DD chord              AA chord            AA chord
Well I'd trade all my tomorrows for one single yesterday
      E7E7 chord               E7E7 chord           E7E7 chord   E7E7 chord
To be holdin' Bobby's body next to mine


DD chord                DD chord             AA chord                 AA chord
Freedom's just another word for nothin' left to lose
E7E7 chord                   E7E7 chord             AA chord       AA chord
Nothin', and that's all that Bobby left me
      DD chord                DD chord          AA chord                     AA chord
Well, feelin' good was easy, lo-o-ord, when he sang the blues
    E7E7 chord               E7E7 chord               E7E7 chord  E7E7 chord
And feelin' good was good enough for me
E7E7 chord               E7E7 chord               AA chord         AA chord
Good enough for me and my Bobby McGee yeah


      AA chord         AA chord          AA chord              AA chord
La da da, la da daa, la da daa da daa da daa
AA chord              AA chord              E7E7 chord      E7E7 chord
  La da da da daa dadada Bobby McGee-ah
E7E7 chord             E7E7 chord     E7E7 chord             E7E7 chord
Laa li daa da daa daa, la da daa da daa
E7E7 chord             E7E7 chord           AA chord       AA chord
Laa la laa la daada Bobby McGee-ah yeah


      AA chord           AA chord                AA chord                AA chord
La di da, ladida LAA chord dida LAA chord di daa, ladida LAA chord dida LAA chord di daa
AA chord          AA chord                    E7E7 chord       E7E7 chord
  Hey now Bobby now now Bobby McGee yeah
       E7E7 chord             E7E7 chord         E7E7 chord              E7E7 chord
Lo lo LO lolo LO lo laa, lololo LO lolo LO lolo LO lolo LO la laa
E7E7 chord         E7E7 chord                    AA chord    AA chord
  Hey now Bobby now now Bobby McGee yeah


        AA chord                      AA chord
Lord, I called him my lover, I called him my man
         AA chord                            AA chord
I said I called him my lover, did the best I can
      AA chord                  AA chord                 E7E7 chord       E7E7 chord
C'mon, hey now Bobby now, hey now Bobby McGee, yeah
       E7E7 chord              E7E7 chord              E7E7 chord              E7E7 chord
Lo lo lord, a lord, a lord, a lord, a lord, a lord, a lord oh
E7E7 chord         E7E7 chord           AA chord        AA chord
Hey, hey, hey, Bobby McGee, lord

Outro -x3-: 
    AA chord  AA chord  AA chord  AA chord
    AA chord  AA chord  E7E7 chord  E7E7 chord
    E7E7 chord  E7E7 chord  E7E7 chord  E7E7 chord
    E7E7 chord  E7E7 chord  AA chord  A

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