House Of The Rising Sun

capo 3rd

Intro: Am  C  D  F  Am  E  Am  E

–     Am    C         D        F
There is a house in New Orleans
–     Am       C      E
They call the risin’ sun
–       Am        C        D           F
And it’s been the ruin of many a poor boy
–   Am      E        Am  C  D  F  Am  E  Am  E
And God, I know I’m one

–  Am     C      D     F
My mother was a tailor
–   Am        C         E
She sewed my new blue jeans
–   Am    C      D        F
My father was a gamblin’ man
Am      E      Am   C  D  F  Am  E  Am  E
Down in New Orleans

–        Am    C      D        F
Now, the only thing a gambler needs
–    Am        C      E
Is a suitcase and a trunk
–        Am  C          D          F
And the only time that he’s satisfied
–   Am        E    Am   C  D  F  Am  E  Am  E
Is when he’s on a drunk

–   Am      C         D        F
Oh, Mother, tell your children
–      Am      C       E
Not to do what I have done
Am          C       D          F
Spend your lives in sin and misery
–       Am           E     Am   C  D  F  Am  E  Am  E
In the house of the risin’ sun

Am          C       D               F
Well, I’ve got one foot on the platform
–   Am     C            E
the other foot on the train
–   Am    C        D        F
I’m goin’ back to New Orleans
–  Am         E        Am   C  D  F  Am  E  Am  E
To wear that ball and chain

–           Am   C        D           F
Well, there is a house in New Orleans
–    Am        C      E
They call the risin’ sun
–        Am       C       D           F
And it’s been the ruin of many a poor boy
–    Am    E        Am   C  D  F  Am  E  Am  D  Am  D  Am  D
And God, I know I’m one

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