Walk Of Life, by Dire Straits - guitarplayerbox - Easy guitar songs for guitar beginners and newcomers

Walk Of Life

Dire Straits
Chords used in this song: A, B, E
AChord: A
BChord: B
EChord: E
[Intro]
E  B  A  A  B  E  A  A  B
E  A  B  A  B  4x


[Verse]
E
Here comes Johnny singing oldies, goldies

Be-Bop-A-Lua, Baby What I Say

Here comes Johnny singing I Gotta Woman

down in the tunnels, trying to make it pay


[Chorus]
A
He got the action, he got the motion;
E
Oh yeah, the boy can play
A
Dedication, devotion;
E~
turning all the night time into the day
E                                     B
He do the song about the sweet lovin' woman
          E                     A
He do the song about the knife
          E   B                   A
He do the walk, he do the walk of life
B                       E
Yeah, he do the walk of life


[Interlude]
E  A  B         A  B
        woo ho


[Verse]
E
Here comes Johnny and he'll tell you the story;

hand me down mu walkin' shoes

Here come Johnny with the power and the glory;

backbeat the talkin' blues


[Chorus]
A
He got the action, he got the motion
E
Oh yeah, the boy can play
A
Dedication, devotion
E~
turning all the night time into the day
E                                     B
He do the song about the sweet lovin' woman
          E              A
He do the song about the knife
          E   B                   A
He do the walk, he do the walk of life
B                       E
Yeah, he do the walk of life


[Interlude]
E  A  B  A  B
E  A        B  A  B
     woo ho


[Verse]
E
Here comes Johnny singing oldies, goldies

Be-Bop-A-Lua, Baby What I Say

Here comes Johnny singing I Gotta Woman

down in the tunnels, trying to make it pay


[Chorus]
A
He got the action, he got the motion
E
Oh yeah, the boy can play
A
Dedication, devotion
E~
turning all the night time into the day


[Bridge]
    E                          B
And after all the violence and double talk
               E                           A
There's just a song in the trouble and the strife
           E     B                        A
You do the walk, yeah, you do the walk of life;
B                  E
you do the walk of life


[Outro]
E  A        B  A  B
     woo ho
E  A  B  A  B
              woo ho
E  A  B  A  B
              woo ho
E  A        B  A  B
     woo ho
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