Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out Uke tab by Bessie Smith

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[Verse]
F chordF A7 chordA7 D7 chordD7
Once I lived the life of a millionaire
Gm chordGm D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm
Spending my money I didn't care
Bb chordBb Fdim chordFdim F chordF D7 chordD7
I carried my friends out for a good time
G9 chordG9 Db7 chordDb7 C7 chordC7
Buying bootleg liquor champagne and wine
F chordF A7 chordA7 D7 chordD7
Then I began to fall so low
Gm chordGm D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm
I didn't have a friend and no place to go
Bb chordBb Fdim chordFdim F chordF Eb7 chordEb7 D7 chordD7
If I ever get my hand on a dollar again
G9 chordG9 C7 chordC7
I'm gonna hold on to it till them eagle's grin

[Chorus]
F chordF A7 chordA7 D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm
Nobody knows you when you down and out
Bb chordBb Fdim chordFdim F chordF D7 chordD7
In my pocket not one penny
G9 chordG9 Db7 chordDb7 C7 chordC7
And my friends I haven't any
F chordF A7 chordA7 D7 chordD7
If I ever get on my feet again
Gm chordGm D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm
I'll meet my long lost friend
Bb chordBb Fdim chordFdim F chordF D7 chordD7
It's mighty strange without a doubt
G9 chordG9 C7 chordC7
Nobody knows you when you down and out
G9 chordG9 C9 chordC9 F chordF
I mean when you down and out

[Chorus]
F chordF A7 chordA7 D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm
Mmmmm when you're down and out
Bb chordBb Fdim chordFdim F chordF D7 chordD7
Mmmmm not one penny
G9 chordG9 Db7 chordDb7 C7 chordC7
And my friends I haven't any
F chordF A7 chordA7 D7 chordD7
Mmmmm well I felt so low
Gm chordGm D7 chordD7 Gm chordGm
Nobody wants me round their door
Bb chordBb Fdim chordFdim F chordF D7 chordD7
Mmmmm without a doubt
G9 chordG9 C7 chordC7
No man can use you wen you down and out
G9 chordG9 C9 chordC9 F chordF
I mean when you down and out

 

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