Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
F Gm F GmF Ricky Boy, Gm Ricky BoB♭y, YouC got somethiFng left to deal with WhB♭at you gonnaC do about Fmerchandise? RFicky Boy, You goGmt the money, you got B♭somethinCg left to doF WB♭hat you gonnaC do about Fcountin' right?
ChorusYoDmur shirts too damned smB♭all for your Fbody YoDmu got your freedom outC in the open C WeF got to figure out howGm to quit all your dancing ACnd go and check out theC swag
F Gm F GmF Ricky Boy, Oh DaGmncing Ricky, You've got B♭plenty oCf moves leftF to do HeB♭y Ricky, donC't let theF Diabetes get you! F Dancing Ricky, Oh DaGmncing Ricky, You've been B♭spinningC just like aF ride B♭What you gonnCa do aboutF acting right?
F Gm F GmF Dancing Ricky, OGmh Dancing Ricky dont yoB♭u know Cyoure out of Fsight Beautiful Ballad about a wayward employee? By the bass player, she rocks! Like other simple country rock songs, the twists in this song are not the chords, but the words and the phrasing. Lines of 4 measures, then 2, then 4, then 3 measures.