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Levon Helm - Deep Elem Blues Chords

[Intro]
D D7 G D A7 D

[Verse 1]
D
When you go down to Deep Elem, just to have a little fun
D                                                   D7
Ya better bring fifty dollars,  When that policeman comes

[Chorus]
G                                         D
Oh sweet mama, daddy's got them Deep Elem blues
A7                                        D
Oh sweet mama, daddy's got them Deep Elem blues

[Verse 2]
D
Well if you go down to Deep Elem, put some money in your pants
D                                        D7
All them pretty women never give a man a chance

[Chorus]
G                                         D
Oh sweet mama, daddy's got them Deep Elem blues
A7                                        D
Oh sweet mama, daddy's got them Deep Elem blues

[Instrumental]
D D7 G D A7 D 

[Verse]
D
Well if you go down to Deep Elem, put some money in your socks
D                                                D7
All them red-headed women gonna throw you on the rocks

[Chorus]
G                                         D
Oh sweet mama, daddy's got them Deep Elem blues
A7                                        D
Oh sweet mama, daddy's got them Deep Elem blues

[Instrumental]
 D D7 G D A7 D  

[Verse 3]
D
Once I knew a preacher,  preached the bible through and through
D                                                    D7
Went down to Deep Elem Now his,  preachin' days are through.

[Chorus]
G                                              D
Oh sweet mama, your daddy's got them Deep Elem blues
A7                                             D
Oh sweet mama, your daddy's got them Deep Elem blues
A7                                             D
Oh sweet mama, your daddy's got them Deep Elem blues


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