country classic song lyrics are the property of the respective
artist, authors and labels, they are intended solely for educational
purposes and private study only. The chords provided are my
interpretation and their accuracy is not guaranteed.
Sharecropper’s Son lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use
only, it's a very good bluegrass song recorded by Ralph Stanley.
to download Classic CountryMP3sand
Country GospelMP3smost only $.99 or less.
Sharecropper’s Son Recorded by Ralph Stanley Written by Carter and Ralph Stanley G C G We moved here from Summers when I was fourteen D7 G Worked this poor ground for bacon and beans C G The landlord told me that hard times were near D7 G Didn't mean a thing cause they're already here
C G Daylight till dark my work’s never done D7 G Lord have mercy on a sharecropper’s son
C G Momma's got the fever and the baby’s sick too D7 G Poppa’s uptown soakin’ up that brew C G Just out of prison said he ain’t going back D7 G Ain’t a blood hound in Georgia that can follow his track
C G We bought a new mule brought him up from down south D7 G He'd kick the chew of tobacco right out of your mouth C G Water in the well is barely out of sight D7 G Can’t take a bath on a Saturday night
C G Our crops are all wilted no rain day or night D7 G The preacher's here for dinner we ain't got a bite C G Eleven in the family ten daughter's and a son D7 G And momma's just told us there'd be another one
If you want
to change the
"Key" on any song, click
for the easiest way possible. Copy and paste lyrics and chords to the
key changer, select the key you want, then click the button "Click
Here". If the lyrics are in a long line, first paste to Microsoft Word
or a similar word processor, then recopy and paste to key changer.
This software was developed by John Logue.