Sweet Home Alabama

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Page
144
Key
G MAjor
Tempo
116
Year
1974
D C G F
D C G F
Intro
D
C
G
D
C
G
D
C
G
D
C
G
Verse 1
D
Big
C
wheels keep on
G
turning
D
Carry me
C
home to see my
G
kin
D
Singing
C
songs about the
G
southland
D
I miss'ole' '
C
bamy once a-
G
gain (and I think it's a sin)
Interlude
D
C
G
D
C
G
Verse 2
D
Well I heard Mister
C
Young sing a-
G
bout her
D
Well I heard ole
C
Neil put her
G
down
D
Well I hope Neil
C
Young will re-
G
member
D
A southern
C
man don't need him a-
G
round anyhow
Chorus 1
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Where the
C
skies are so
G
blue
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Lord I'm
C
coming home to
G
you
Interlude
D
C
G
D
C
G
Verse 3
D
In Birmingham they
C
love the
G
Gov'nor
F
Boo
C
hoo
D
hoo
D
Now we all
C
did what we could
G
do
D
Now Watergate
C
does not bother
G
me
D
Does your
C
conscience bother
G
you? (tell the truth)
Chorus 2
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Where the
C
skies are so
G
blue
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Lord I'm
C
coming home to
G
you
Guitar Solo
D
C
G
D
C
G
D
C
G
D
C
G
D
Ah
C
Ah
G
Ah Alabama
D
Ah
C
Ah
G
Ah Alabama
D
Ah
C
Ah
G
Ah Alabama
D
Ah
C
Ah
G
Ah Alabama
Riff
D
C
G
D
C
G
Verse 4
D
Now Muscle
C
Shoals has got the
G
Swampers
D
And they've been
C
known to pick a
G
tune or two
D
Lord they
C
get me off so
G
much
D
They pick me
C
up when I'm feeling
G
blue (Now how about you?)
Chorus 3
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Where the
C
skies are so
G
blue
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Lord I'm
C
coming home to
G
you
Chorus 4
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Where the
C
skies are so
G
blue
D
Sweet
C
home Ala-
G
bama,
D
Lord I'm
C
coming home to
G
you
Outro
D
C
G
D
C
G