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black water

     
     D       Am7        D               Am7         D 

     Well, I built me a raft and she's ready for floatin'

     
     Am7        D           Am7           D 

     ol' Mississippi, she's callin' my name

     
     Am7          D           Am7          D 

     Catfish are jumpin' that paddle wheel thumpin'

     
     Am7            D           Am7         D

     Black water keeps rollin' on past just the same
       

     CHORUS: 
  

     G

     Old black water, keep on rollin'   
     

     Bb                                            G 

     Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin' on me?

                                                   Old black water,

                                                  keep on rollin'
     

     Bb                                            G 

     Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin' on me?

                                                   Old black water,

                                                   keep on rollin'
     

     Bb                                            A  '  '  Em7 

     Mississippi moon won't you keep on shinin' on me?
     

                   A            Em7               A     Em7

     Yeah, keep on shinin' your light, gonna make every thing
     

                        A                 Em7

     Pretty mama, gonna make everything all right
   

           D            Am7              D           Am7      A     Em7

     And I ain't got no worries 'cause I ain't in no hurry at all

then: INTRO (4 times with fiddle solo) 

VERSE #2
    

     D           Am7                D               Am7              D 

     Well, if it rains, I don't care, don't make no difference to me
    

                    Am7               D            Am7   D

     Just take that street car that's goin' up town        Yeah, I'd like to
     

     Am7             D             Am7           D 

     hear some funky Dixieland and dance a honky tonk, and I'll be
     

     Am7                    D        Am7      D 

     buyin' everybody drinks all roun'-------
     

     CHORUS, followed by guitar/fiddle solos, then:
     

 1: witb music, 2/3: a capella, tben witb music, repeat and fade
     ENDING :
     

     D           Am7             D                 Am7             

     I'd like to hear some funky Dixieland, pretty momma come and take me
     

     D                     Am7                      D

     by the hand,  by  the hand,     take me by the hand,

                (I want to honky-tonk)       (honky-tonk)
     

                            Am7                     D

     pretty momma, come and dance with your daddy all night long, I'd like to...

           (honky-tonk)                 (with you all night long)
     


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