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Tom Jones - Mama Told Me Not To Come Chords

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Mama Told Me Not To Come Chords

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Tom Jones
ntro:
m 1               2               3
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/

m 4               5               6
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
                            Want some  whisky in your water,

m 7               8               9
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
  sugar in your tea? 
                     What are these crazy questions they're
                                       asking me?


m 10              11              12
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
  This is the craziest party that could 
                    ever be  don't  turn on the lights cause I don't 

m 13
  G       G7/D    
e|----3----------/
B|----------6----/
G|--4-----4-----4/
D|5-----5-----5--/
A|--------5------/
E|3--------------/
  wanna see 


Chorus:
      G                 G7/B        C - Eb7                    
Mama     told me not to       come 
d       f     g - G                G7/B      C - Eb7                        
   Ma -    ma       told me not to       come 
     d        f - g - G                G7/B              C              
She    said "            that ain't no       way to have    fun -
Eb7        d      f        g - riff 1 - riff 2                                  
     So -    o -     on'! 

m 1               2               3
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
  Open up the window, let some 
                     air into this room
                                      I think I'm almost choking on the

m 4               5               6
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
  smell of stale perfume And the 
                     cigarette you're smoking 'bout to 
                                       scare me half to death

m 7               8               
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/
B|----------6----/------6--------/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/
A|--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/
  open up the window, let me 
                  catch my breath


Chorus:
      G                 G7/B        C - Eb7                    
Mama     told me not to       come 
d       f     g - G                G7/B      C - Eb7                        
   Ma -    ma       told me not to       come 
d      f         g - G                G7/B             C               
   She    said "       that ain't no       way to have    fun -
Eb7       d - f     g /                                         
     So -        on! 


Riff 1          riff 2
e|-----------10/14-12--10--8/
B|-------------/------------/
G|4-5--6--7--11/14-12--11--9/
D|5-7--8--9----/------------/
A|-------------/------------/
E|-------------/------------/
[riff 1] That ain't no way to have fun 
               [riff 2] Son! (son son)'

Break:
[G - G7/B - C - Eb7 - d - f - g]     [3x] 

m 1               2               3
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
                                    The radio is blastin', someone's 

m 4               5               6
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
  knockin' on the doorI'm 
                     looking at my girlfriend, she just 
                                       passed out on the floor

m 7               8               9
  G       G7/D    G7      G/D     G7      G7/D
e|----3----------/3-----------3--/--------3------/
B|----------6----/------6--------/--6-----------6/
G|--4-----4-----4/----4-----4----/4-----4-----4--/
D|5-----5-----5--/--5-----5-----5/----5-----5----/
A|--------5------/--------5------/--------5------/
E|3--------------/3--------------/3--------------/
I've 
  seen so many things that I ain't 
                    never seen before
                                     Don't know what it is but I don't 

m 10               
  G       G7/D    
e|----3----------/
B|----------6----/
G|--4-----4-----4/
D|5-----5-----5--/
A|--------5------/
E|3--------------/
  wanna see no more


Chorus:
      G                 G7/B        C - Eb7                    
Mama     told me not to       come 
d      f     g - G                  G7/B        C                Eb7 -    
   Ma -   ma         told me not to       come    (mama told me) 
d      f         g - G                G7/B             C               
   She    said "       that ain't no       way to have    fun -
Eb7       d - f     g /                                         
     So -        on! 

Riff 1          riff 2
e|-----------10/14-12--10--8/
B|-------------/------------/
G|4-5--6--7--11/14-12--11--9/
D|5-7--8--9----/------------/
A|-------------/------------/
E|-------------/------------/
[riff 1] That ain't no way to have fun 
                 [riff 2] Son!'

G                 G7/B                                     
   Mama told me,       Mama told me, 
C                 Eb7       d      f       g                      
   Mama told me,      Ma -     ma     told     me 
G       G7/B                C                                
   Mama      told me not to    come 
       Eb7           d       f      g                   
(mama       told me     not     to     come)
G                   G7/B             C        Eb7      d - f     g -          
'    that ain't no       way to have    fun -     So -       on! 
G                   G7/B             C        Eb7      d - f     g -          
     that ain't no       way to have    fun -     So -       on! 
G                   G7/B             C        Eb7      d - f     g -          
     that ain't no       way to have    fun -     No -       no! 
G                   G7/B             C        Eb7                  
     that ain't no       way to have    fun -      ' 
       d        f      g -         
(mama     told     me 

G                 G7/B                                     
   Mama told me,       Mama told me, 
C                 Eb7       d      f        g                      
   Mama told me,      Ma -     ma     told     me 
G        G7/B                C                                
   Mama       told me not to    come 
       Eb7          d       f      g                  
(mama      told me     not     to     come)

 G                 G7/B               C       Eb7       d - f     g -        
"   that ain't no        way to have    fun -      So -        on! 
G                  G7/B               C       Eb7       d - f     g -        
    that ain't no        way to have    fun -      So -        on! 
G                  G7/B               C       Eb7       d - f     g -        
    that ain't no        way to have    fun -      So -        on!' 


Outro:
e|-----------10/14-12--10--8/-----------/----/----/----/
B|-------------/------------/-----------/----/----/----/
G|4-5--6--7--11/14-12--11--9/4-5--6--7--/5---/4---/2---/
D|5-7--8--9----/------------/5-7--8--9--/7---/5---/3---/
A|-------------/------------/-----------/----/----/----/
E|-------------/------------/-----------/----/----/----/
'Maybe I should have listened'//

Riff 1          riff 2
e|-----------10/14-12--10--8/
B|-------------/------------/
G|4-5--6--7--11/14-12--11--9/
D|5-7--8--9----/------------/
A|-------------/------------/
E|-------------/------------/            
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