Barefoot Nellie Chords & Lyrics Artist:

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F chord Bb chord C7 chord C chord
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INTRO
F
F Bb C7 F
F
 
 
VERSE 1
F
Redheaded peckerwood sittin' on a limb
Bb
Ma said chicken but Nellie shot him
C7
Wrung his neck and picked him clean
    F N.C.
The funniest chicken I've ever seen
 
 
CHORUS
F                     Bb
Hey (barefoot Nellie) ho (barefoot Nellie)
C7                                       F
Hey (barefoot Nellie) you're the one for me
 
 
VERSE 2
    F
Now Nellie put on her Sunday dress
    Bb
She thought that it would look the best
C7
Made out of an old feed sack
F N.C.
Hog feed rope right on the back
 
 
CHORUS
F                     Bb
Hey (barefoot Nellie) ho (barefoot Nellie)
C7                                       F
Hey (barefoot Nellie) you're the one for me
 
 
INSTRUMENTAL
F  Bb  C7  F
F  Bb  C7    F
 
 
VERSE 3
    F
Now Nellie went to town one day
  Bb
A ridin' on a bale of hay
C7
Sold a man a trip to Mars
F N.C.
Now she sits behind the bars
 
 
CHORUS
F                     Bb
Hey (barefoot Nellie) ho (barefoot Nellie)
C                                        F
Hey (barefoot Nellie) you're the one for me
 
 
VERSE 4
    F
Now Nellie's got a pair of shoes
    Bb
And she can wear 'em if she choose
C7
Why the heck she's got the blues
F N.C.
Wants to wear a size twenty-two
 
 
CHORUS
F                     Bb
Hey (barefoot Nellie) ho (barefoot Nellie)
C                                        F
Hey (barefoot Nellie) you're the one for me
 
 
INSTRUMENTAL
F  Bb  C7  F
F  Bb  C7    F
 
 
VERSE 5
F
Peglegged hog walking in the lot
   Bb
He made three tracks and just one dot
C7
Nellie said, "Who do you think I am?"
F N.C.
That hog's missin' about one ham
 
 
CHORUS
F                     Bb
Hey (barefoot Nellie) ho (barefoot Nellie)
C                                        F
Hey (barefoot Nellie) you're the one for me
 
 
CHORUS
F                     Bb
Hey (barefoot Nellie) ho (barefoot Nellie)
C                                        F
Hey (barefoot Nellie) you're the one for me
 
 
OUTRO
F

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