Hey Joe

Jimi Hendrix

 CGDAEE
Verse 1 Hey Joe, where you goin' with that gun of yours? 

 CGDAEE
          Hey Joe, I said where you goin' with that gun in your hand, 

 CG
          I'm goin' down to shoot my lady,

 E
          You know I caught her messin' ‘round with a – nother man.

 CG
        Yeah, I'm goin' down to shoot my lady

 DAE
          You know I caught her messin' ‘round with another man

 E
        Huh! And that ain't cool.

 CGDAE
Verse 2       A hey Joe,   I heard you shot your woman down,

 E
           You shot her down now, 

 CGDAE
              A hey Joe,   I heard you shot your old lady down,

 E
           You shot her down in the ground, Yeah”

 CG
              Yes, I did, I shot her,

 E
              You know I caught her messin' ‘round, messin' ‘round town,

 CG
           Uh, yes I did, I shot her.

 DAE
              You Know I caught my old Lady messin' ‘round town,

 E
           And have her the gun,

And I shot her.

 CGDAE
Guitar solo            Alright, shoot her one more time again baby!

 CGDAE
                       Yeah! Dig it.

 CGDAEE
                         Oh alright.

 CG
Verse 3     Hey Joe

 DAEE
              Where you gonna run to now, where you gonna go?  

 CG
            Hey Joe, I said

 DAEE
              Where you gonna run to now, where you gonna go?  

 CG
            I'm goin' way down south,

 DAEE
              Way down to Mexico way. 

 CG
            I'm goin' way down south,

 DAE
              Way down where I can be free,

 E
            Ain't no one gonna find me.

 CG
Outro     Ain't no hang-man gonna,

 DAE
          He ain't gonna put a rope around me,

 E
        You better believe it right now,

I gotta go now,

 CG
          Hey Joe,

 DAE
          You better run on down

 E
        Goodbye everybody. Ow!

Fade out


A C D E G
variations - click chord images
Transpose chords:
Tuning:
Cool service:
View: Size:
A  A  A
Rating:
Layout:
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
 
Accuracy:
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
 
click stars to rate
Chordie recommends:
Learn to play songs at Jamplay.com with video guitar lessons
Songbook:
Login to add this song to your songbook
Support the artist
Preview/buy this song
MSN Music
Why this non-profit ad?

 
login to add comments/video/corrections