John Cougar Mellencamp - Check It Out Chords

 
         
         
         
         
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8 fr
         
         
         
         
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No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo

Intro

This is played by an accordin or violin, can't tell but the tab follows.
D----2--------------2------------2--------------2---2--------2--2---|
A-023--3-2-0-----023--3-2-----023--3-2-0-----023--3-------023--3----|
E------------3-------------3-------------3------------3-----------3-|
During the verses, C and G are open chords, then the F G combo are each barre chords on the first and third frets, respectively. CA million poets GScreamin' out their words To a Cworld full of people Just Glivin' to be heard CFuture generations Ridin' on the Ghighways that we built I Fhope they have better Gunderstanding Check it Cout Goin' to work on GMonday Check it Cout Got yourself a Gfamily Check it Cout All utility bGills have been paid You Fcan't tell your best buddy that you Glove him So check it Cout Where does our Gtime go Check it Cout Got a brand new house in Gescrow Check it Cout Sleepin' with your back Gto your loved one This is Fall that we've learned about Ghappiness

Intro

Check it Cout Forgot to say hello to my Gneighbors Check it Cout Sometimes I question my own Gbehavior Check it Cout Talkin' about the girls Gthat we've seen on the sly Just to Ftell our souls that we're still the Gyoung lions So check it Cout Gettin' too drunk on GSaturdays Check it Cout Playin football with the kids on GSundays Check it Cout Soarin' with eagles Gall week long And this is Fall that we've learned about Gliving This is Fall that we've learned about Gliving Lead Guitar (nearly the same as the intro, but with the change noted)
D----2--------------2------------2--------------2---5-----|
A-023--3-2-0-----023--3-2-----023--3-2-0-----023--3-------|
E------------3-------------3-------------3----------------|
Then, jam with the following chords Barre C (3rd fret) Barre G (3rd fret) Repeat twice Barre F (lst fret) Barre G (3rd fret) CA million your poets GScreamin' out their words CMaybe someday Those Gwords will be heard By Cfuture generations Ridin' on the Ghighways that we built FMaybe they'll have a better Gunderstanding Check it Fout Hope they'll have a better Gunderstanding Check it Fout Maybe they'll have a better Gunderstanding Check it Fout Maybe they'll have a better Gunderstanding Check it Fout Hope they will have a better Gunderstanding

Intro

With the lyrics "Check it out" interspersed.) Then, the fade with the first two phrases of the intro, followed by the vocal lines "Check it out".