Give Me Back My Hometown

Eric Church
Chords used in this song: Am, C, F, G
Am
C
F
G

Capo I

[Intro]
C

[Verse]
C
Damn I used to love this view, sit here and drink a few
Am                                 F
Main street and the high school, lit up on Friday night
C
Down there it's another touchdown, Man this year’s team is stout
Am                          F
I can hear em going crazy, and up here so am I


[Pre-chorus]
G                                     F
Thinkin about you sittin there sayin I hate this, I hate it
G                                          F          G
If you couldn’t stand livin here why’d you take it, take it?


[Chorus]
C    G     Am  F        C
Give me back my hometown
C             G      C
Cause this is my hometown


[Verse]
C
All the colors of my youth, the red the green the hope the truth
Am                                   F
Are beating me black and blue cause your in every scene.
C
My friends try to cheer me up, we get together at the Pizza Hut
Am                                  F
I didn’t have the heart to tell em that was our place


[Pre-chorus]
G                                   F
These sleepy streetlights on every sidewalk, side street
G                    F          G
Shed a light on everything that used to be


[Chorus]
C    G     Am  F        C
Give me back my hometown
C             G      C
Cause this is my hometown


[Interlude]
Am                  F
yeeeeaaaaahhhh ohhh yeeeaaahhh
Am                 F
yeeeaaaahhh ohhh yeeeeeaaahh


[Bridge]
Am
You can have my grandma’s locket,

the knife outta my grandpa’s pocket
F
My state champion jacket, I don’t care you can have it
Am
Every vague memory. every picture every broken dream
F
Yeah everything, everything, everything


[Chorus]
C    G     Am F         C
Give me back my hometown
C             G      C
Cause this is my hometown


[Outro]
Am                  F
yeeeeaaaaahhhh ohhh yeeeaaahhh
Am                F
yeeeaaaahhh ohhh yeeeeeaaahh
Am               F
eww ahhh oooooo ohhh yeeeeaaaahhhh
C
oooo ooooo ooooo
C
Now oooo oooo
C
ahh oooooo ooooo
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