Jolene Uke tab by Dolly Parton

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

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Year:  1974
Key: C, G, Am, EmChords

Am Am C C G G Am Am
Jolene, Jolene, Jolene, Jolene
G G Em Em Am Am
I'm begging of you please don't take my man
Am Am C C G G Am Am
Jolene, Jolene, Jolene. Jolene
G G Em Em Am Am
Please don't take him just because you can
(Please don't take him even though you can)

Verse 1
Am Am C C G G Am Am
Your beauty is beyond compare with flaming locks of auburn hair
G G Em Em Am Am
With ivory skin and eyes of emerald green.
Am AmC C G G Am Am
Your smile is like a breath of spring your voice is soft like summer rain
G G Em Em Am Am
And I can not compete with you Jolene.
Am Am C C G G Am Am
He talks about you in his sleep and there's nothing I can do to keep
G G Em Em Am Am
From crying when he calls your name Jolene
Am Am C C G G Am Am
Now I can easily understand how you could easily take my man
G G Em Em Am Am
But you don't know what he means to me Jolene

Am Am C C G G Am Am
You can have your choice of men but I could never love again
G G Em Em Am Am
He's the only one for me Jolene
Am Am C C G G Am Am
I had to have this talk with you, my happiness depends on you
G G Em Em Am Am
And whatever you decide to do Jolene


Am Am
Jolene Jolene.

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