Cowboy, Take Me Away Uke tab by Dixie Chicks

4 Chords used in the song: G, D, Em, C

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Year:  1999
Difficulty: 
3.25
(Beginner)
Key: G, EmChords
Verse 1:
G G D D
I said I wanna touch the earth
Em Em C C
I wanna break it in my hands
G G Em Em D D
I wanna grow something wild and unruly
G G D D
I wanna sleep on the hard ground
Em Em C C
In the comfort of your arms
G G Em Em
On a pillow of blue bonnets
C C D D
In a blanket made of stars


Bridge:
Em Em G G D D
Oh it sounds good to me


Chorus:
G G C C D D
I said Cowboy take me away
Em Em
Fly this girl as high as you can
C C D D
Into the wild blue
G G C C D D
Set me free oh I pray
Em Em
Closer to heaven above and
C C D D G G C C D D G G C C D D
Closer to you closer to you...


Verse 2:
G G D D
I wanna walk and not run
Em Em C C
I wanna skip and not fall
G G Em Em
I wanna look at the horizon
C C D D
And not see a building standing tall
Em Em D D
I wanna be the only one
Em Em C C
For miles and miles
Em Em Em Em
Except for maybe you
C C D D
And your simple smile


Bridge:
C C G G D D
Oh it sounds good to me
C C G G D D
Yes it sounds so good to me


Chorus:
G G C C D D
Cowboy take me away
Em Em
Fly this girl as high as you can
C C D D
Into the wild blue
G G C C D D
Set me free oh I pray
Em Em
Closer to heaven above and
C C D D G G C C D D G G C C D D
Closer to you closer to you...


Verse 3:
# [Strum each chord only once]
D D Em Em D D G G
I said I wanna touch the earth
Em Em C C
I wanna break it in my hands
Em Em D D Em Em C C
I wanna grow something wild and unruly


Bridge:
# [Strum normally]
C C G G D D
Oh it sounds good to me


Chorus:
G G C C D D
Cowboy take me away
Em Em
Fly this girl as high as you can
C C D D
Into the wild blue
G G C C D D
Set me free oh I pray
Em Em
Closer to heaven above and
C C D D G G C C D D
Closer to you closer to you...
G G C C D D G G C C D D
Cowboy take me away closer to you

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About this song: Cowboy, Take Me Away

Cowboy Take Me Away is a country song from the Dixie Chicks. Appearing on their August 1999 albumFly, it was released as a single in November 1999. It reached Number One on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart in February 2000. Driven by co-writer Martie Seidel's violin, Emily Robison's banjo, and Natalie Maines' evocative vocals, Cowboy Take Me Away quickly became one of the trio's signature songs. The lyric deals with a mixture of yearning for greater tranquility: I wanna walk and not run

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