King Of The Road Uke tab by Roger Miller

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A chordA D chordD
Trailers for sale or rent
E chordE A chordA
Rooms to let fifty cents
A chordA D chordD
No phone no pool no pets
E chordE
I ain't got no cigarettes


A chordA D chordD
Ah but two hours of pushin' broom
E chordE A chordA
Buys an eight-by-twelve four-bit room
A chordA D chordD
I'm a man of means by no means
E chordE A chordA
King of the road


A chordA D chordD
Third boxcar midnight train
E chordE A chordA
Destination Bangor Maine
A chordA D chordD
Old worn out suit and shoes
E chordE
I don't pay no union dues


A chordA D chordD
I smoke old stogies I have found
E chordE A chordA
Short but not too big around
A chordA D chordD
I'm a man of means by no means
E chordE A chordA
King of the road


KEYCAHNGE

Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
I know every engineer on every train
F chordF Bb chordBb
All their children 'n all of their names
Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
And every handout in every town
F chordF
And every lock that ain't locked when no one's around


Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
I sing trailers for sale or rent
F chordF Bb chordBb
Rooms to let fifty cents
Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
No phone no pool no pets
F chordF
I ain't got no cigarettes


Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
Ah but two hours of pushin' broom
F chordF Bb chordBb
Buys an eight by twelve four-bit room
Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
I'm a man of means by no means
F chordF Bb chordBb
King of the road


Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
Trailers for sale or rent
F chordF Bb chordBb
Rooms to let fifty cents
Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
No phone no pool no pets
F chordF
I ain't got no cigarettes
Bb chordBb Eb chordEb
Ah but two hours of pushin' broom
F chordF Bb chordBb
Buys an eight by twelve four-bit room

 

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The ultimate descriptive hobo song! This song really hits home for those of us whom have riden the rails! Read more on Last.fm.