Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo------------------------.............
Di C A Bu
E7 D7 A7 E7
Verse 1A7 I got a little red D7rooster; too lazy to A7crow for day. D7 I got a little red rooster; too lazy to A7crow for day. He keeps E7everything in the barn yard,D7 upset in every A7way.E7
Verse 2The A7dogs begin to bark,D7 the hounds begin to A7howl. The D7dogs begin to bark, the hounds begin to A7howl. E7 Watch out all you kinfolk;D7 my little red rooster's on the A7prowl.E7
Verse 3I tell you; he, A7keeps all the hens,D7 fighting a-A7mong themselves. D7 Keeps all the hens fighting among them-A7selves. He don't want no E7hen in the barnyard, D7 Layin' eggs for nobody A7else,E7 Lord... yeah.
SoloA7 D7 A7 D7 A7 E7 D7 A7 Let me tell E7everybody...
Verse 4Now if you A7see my little red rooster;D7 send him A7home. Said; if you D7see my little red rooster; send him A7home. I ain't E7had no peace in the barn yard, D7 Since my little red rooster's been A7gone. CHORD DIAGRAMS:
E7 D7 A7
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