Smalltown Boy Uke tab by Bronski Beat

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Intro: Cm chordCm, Bb chordBb, Fm chordFm, Eb chordEb (4x)

Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
You leave in the morning with everything you own in a little black case
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
Alone on a platform the wind and the rain on a sad and lonely face

Cm chordCm, Bb chordBb, Fm chordFm, Eb chordEb

Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
Mother will never understand why you had to leave
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
But the answers you seek will never be found at home
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
The love that you need will never be found at home


Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away

Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
Pushed around and kicked around always a lonely boy
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
You were the one that they'd talk about around town as they put you down
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
And as hard as they would try they'd hurt to make you cry
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
But you never cried to them just to your soul
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
No you never cried to them just to your soul

Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away crying to your soul
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away crying to your soul
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away crying to your soul
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away

Cm chordCm
Cry boy cry
F chordF
Cry boy cry
Cm chordCm
Cry boy cry boy cry
Fm chordFm
Cry boy cry boy cry
Cm chordCm
Cry boy cry boy cry
Bb chordBb
Cry boy cry boy cry
Fm chordFm
Cry boy cry boy cry
Eb chordEb
Cry boy cry boy cry

Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
You leave in the morning with everything you own in a little black case
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb F chordF Eb chordEb
Alone on a platform the wind and the rain on a sad and lonely face

Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away
Cm chordCm Bb chordBb Fm chordFm Eb chordEb
Run away turn away run away turn away run away



 

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About this song

"Smalltown Boy" peaked at #1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart in the Winter of 1985. Read more on Last.fm.