Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
GGLoDadd11rd I've really been real stressed Em7DownCadd9 and out, losin ground GAlDadd11though I am black and proud Em7ProbCadd9lems got me pessimistic GBrDadd11others and sisters keep messin up Em7Why Dadd11does it have to be so damn tuff? GI Dadd11don't know where I can go Em7To lCadd9et these ghosts out of my skull GMyDadd11 grandmas past, my brothers gone Em7I neCadd9ver at once felt so alone GI Dadd11know you're supposed to be my steering wheel Em7Not Cadd9just my spare tire GBuDadd11t lord I ask you Em7To bCadd9e my guiding force and truth GFoCadd9r some strange reason it had to be DHe guided me to Tennessee
CGTaCadd9ke me to another place GTaCadd9ke me to another land GMaCadd9ke me forget all that hurts me Em7Let Dme understand your plan GLoDadd11rd it's obvious we got a relationship Em7TalkCadd9in to each other every night and day GAlDadd11though you're superior over me Em7We tCadd9alk to each other in a friendship way GThDadd11en outta nowhere you tell me to break Em7OuttCadd9a the country and into more country GPaDadd11st Dyesburg into Ripley Em7WherCadd9e the ghost of childhood haunts me GWaDadd11lk the roads my forefathers walked Em7ClimCadd9bed the trees my forefathers hung from GAsDadd11ked those trees for all their wisdom Em7TheyCadd9 tell me my ears are so young GGoDadd11 back to from whence you came Em7My fCadd9amily tree my family name GFoCadd9r some strange reason it had to be DHe guided me to Tennessee
GGNoDadd11w I see the importance of history Em7Why Cadd9people be in the mess that they be GMany journeys to freedom made in vain By brothers on the corner playin ghetto games GI Dadd11ask you lord why you enlightened me Em7WithCadd9out the enlightment of all my folks GHeDadd11 said cuz I set myself on a quest for truth Em7And Cadd9he was there to quench my thirst Em7But I am still thirsty... GThDadd11e lord allowed me to drink some more Em7He sCadd9aid what I am searchin for are GThDadd11e answers to all which are in front of me Em7The Cadd9ultimate truth started to get blurry GFoCadd9r some strange reason it had to be DIt was all a dream about Tennessee
ChorusEnd on G Sweet.
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