Down on the Corner

Creedence Clearwater Revival

Page
42
Key
C Major
Tempo
108
Year
1969
C G F
C G F
Riff 1
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C
C
G
C
F
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G
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Verse 1
C
Early in the evenin',
G
just around supper
C
time
C
Over by the courthouse they're
G
starting to un-
C
wind
F
Four kids on the corner
C
trying to bring you up
C
Willy picks a tune out and he
G
blows it on the
C
harp
Chorus 1
F
Down on the
C
corner,
G
Out in the
C
street
Willy and the
F
Poorboys are
C
playin', Bring a
G
nickel, tap your
C
feet
Verse 2
C
Rooster hits the washboard and
G
people just gotta
C
smile
C
Blinky thumps the gut bass and
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solos for
C
awhile
F
Poor-boy twangs the rythym out
C
on his Kalamazoo
C
And Willy goes into a dance and
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doubles on
C
Kazoo
Chorus 2
F
Down on the
C
corner,
G
Out in the
C
street
Willy and the
F
Poorboys are
C
playin', Bring a
G
nickel, tap your
C
feet
Riff 2
C
G
C
C
G
C
F
C
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G
C
Chorus 3
F
Down on the
C
corner,
G
Out in the
C
street
Willy and the
F
Poorboys are
C
playin', Bring a
G
nickel, tap your
C
feet
Instrumental Break
C
G
C
C
G
C
Verse 3
C
You don't need a penny
G
just to hang a-
C
round
C
But if you got a nickel won't you
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lay your money
C
down
F
Over in the corner
C
there's a happy noise
C
People come from all around to
G
watch the magic
C
boy
Chorus 4
F
Down on the
C
corner,
G
Out in the
C
street
Willy and the
F
Poorboys are
C
playin', Bring a
G
nickel, tap your
C
feet
Chorus 5
F
Down on the
C
corner,
G
Out in the
C
street
Willy and the
F
Poorboys are
C
playin', Bring a
G
nickel, tap your
C
feet
Chorus 6
F
Down on the
C
corner,
G
Out in the
C
street
Willy and the
F
Poorboys are
C
playin', Bring a
G
nickel, tap your
C
feet