Tab Country Home

 :: Home > Tabs > S > Shelton, Blake > Baby, The

Blake Shelton - Baby, The

This tab has been rated a 5.00 out of 5 for accuracy.
(2 votes)
Sorry, but you must be logged in to rate this tab so we can tell which songs you've already voted on, which will help prevent cheating.
Click here to log-in, or you can click here to register.
(Registration is free)

Click here for a plain text version of this song (for better printing)

Add this tab to your list of favorite tabs

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #

(Blake Shelton)

(E) My (E/G#) brother (A) said that I (B7) was rotten to the (E) core
I (E/G#) was the (A) youngest child, (F#m) so I got by with (B7) more
(E) I guess (E/G#) she was (A) tired by, (B7) the time I came (E) along
She'd (E/G#) laugh until (A) she cried, (F#m) I could do no (B7) wrong
(F#m) She would always save me (B7)
Because I was her (E) baby
I worked a (C#m) factory in Ohio
A (A) shrimp boat in the buyou
(E) Drove a truck in Birming(B7)ham
Turned twenty-(C#m)one in Cincinatti
(A) Called home to mom and daddy
(E) Said, your boy's now a (B7) man
She said I (F#m) don't care if you're 80
(B7) You'll always be my (E) baby
She (E/G#) loved that (A) photograph (B7) of our whole fami(E)ly
She'd (E/G#) always (A) point us out, (F#m) for all her friends to (B7) see
(E) "That's (E/G#) Greg, he (A) doing great - (B7) he really loves his (E) job
Ron(E/G#)nie with (A) his two kids, (F#m) how 'bout that wife he's (B7) got
And (F#m) that one's kinda crazy (B7)
But, that one is my baby"
I got a (C#m) call in Alabama
Said, "come on (A) home to Louisiana
(E) And come as fast as you can (B7) fly
Cause your (C#m) mama really needs you
She (A) says she's gotta see you
(E) She might not make it through the (B7) night"
(F#m) The whole way I drove 80 (B7)
So she could see her (E) baby
She (C#m) looked like she was sleeping -
And my (A) family had been weeping
(E) By the time that I got to her (B7) side
I (C#m) knew that she'd been taken
And my (A) heart it was breakin'
(E) I never got to say good(B7)bye
I (F#m) softly kissed that lady
(B7) And cried just like a (E) baby

"this is my own work"
(November 11, 2002    Christopher Rolen)

Comments about this tab

No comments/corrections found. Add your own

2006 ZMG, Inc. - All Rights Reserved - Privacy Statement