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Travel On lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use, it was
recorded by Jimmy Dean and others. This is a great song for someone
just beginning to pick and sing, it's very easy to do.
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Gotta Travel On recorded by Jimmy Dean written by Paul Clayton C I've laid around and played around this old town too long C7 F C Summer's almost gone yes winter's comin' on I've laid around and played around this old town too long C7 F G7 C And I feel like I gotta travel on Well papa writes to Johnny but Johnny can't come home C7 F C Johnny can't come home no Johnny can't come home Papa writes to Johnny but Johnny can't come home C7 F G7 C Cause he's been on the chain gang too long High sheriff and police ridin' after me C7 F C Ridin' after me yes comin' after me High sheriff and police they're comin' after me C7 F G7 C And I feel like I've gotta travel on Well I wanna see my honey and I wanna see her bad C7 F C Wanna see her bad oh wanna see her bad I wanna see my honey wanna see her bad C7 F G7 C She's the best gal this poor boy ever had repeat #1
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don't get much easier to do than this old song, all the verses are the
same. It has a nice melody with a moderate tempo and simple chords. It
has been recorded by several artists including Jimmy Dean, Eddy Arnold,
Dave Dudley and the Kingston Trio to name a few. Print Gotta Travel On lyrics and chords, it's a great starter song if you're just beginning to play and sing.