Down In The Dirt Chords by The Revivalists

On the 26th of April 2023, the track was released.

Chords Info

  • Tuning: Standard(E A D G B E)
  • Key: Em
  • Chords: Em, Am, D, C, G, D/F#, Emadd9
  • BPM: 105
  • Suggested Strumming:
  • D= Down Stroke, U = Upstroke, N.C= No Chord
Down In The Dirt compressed

Track Info

[Intro]
Em Em
Em Em
[Verse]
Em My daddy was a lawyer who sold
Am Em
salvation to the church
Em                                                     
Your money's no good in heaven,
D Em
but it's great down here on earth
C Em So let's get down in the dirt C Em Let's get down in the dirt [Verse]
Em                                                         
My granddad was a scholar in the
Am Em
school of heartbreak and hard work
He didn't believe in heaven or
D Em
damnation being worse
C Em He's laid down in the dirt C Em He laid down in the dirt [Chorus]
Em It can't be that
C G D/F#
we're the only ones
Em C G D/F# Born out of this ever-loving mud Em It can't be that
C G D/F#
we're the only ones
Em C G D/F# That grеw up from this ever-loving sun [Instrumental]
Em Em
Em Em
[Verse]
Em                                         
My mama was no angel,
Am Em
shе was more than just a nurse
Em                                                    
She thought it was a charity
D Em
to keep us kids from getting hurt
C Em Can't stay clean in the dirt C Em Life is mean on this earth [Verse]

Em                                          
I have no occupation,
Am Em
but I have some sense of worth
Em                                              All the flowers blossom
D Em
from what goes on in the dirt
C Em So I get down in the dirt C Em Let's get down in the dirt [Chorus]
Em It can't be that
C G D/F#
we're the only ones
Em C G D/F# Born out of this ever-loving mud Em It can't be that
C G D/F#
we're the only ones
Em C G D/F# That grеw up from this ever-loving sun [Bridge]
Em C They say that love is just
G D/F#
the thing to save a man
Em C It's not so shallow, you must
G D/F#
dig to bring it out
C Em So let's get down in the dirt C Em Let's get down in the dirt [Instrumental]
Em C G D/F#
Em C G D/F#
Em C G D/F#
[Outro]
Em C They say that love is just
G
the thing to save a man
Em C                                 It's not so shallow, you must
G D/F#
dig to bring it out
C Em So let's get down in the dirt C Em Let's get down in the dirt Em x5 Emadd9

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