Baby’s got her blue jeans on    (video)    (midi)

 

    G - C - G - C (2x)

 

   G                        C        - G                      C

1.    Down on the corner,       by the traffic light

G                       C       - G                      C

    everybody's lookin'       as she goes by,

F                           C                    - F                  C            G    - C - G - C

    they turn their heads and they     watch her till she's gone.

D                                 C                      D             G   - C - G - C

    Lord, have mercy, baby's got her blue jeans on.

 

   G                    C          - G                               C

2.    Up by the bus stop,        and across the street

G                         C          - G                  C

    open up their windows       to take a peek.

F                             C        F                    C         G       - C - G - C

    while she goes walkin' rocking like a rolling stone.

D                              C                      D             G    - C - G

    Heaven help us, baby's got her blue jeans on.

 

Em                D                     C              G

    She can't help it if she's made that way,

  C                 G                  C           D

she's not to blame if they look her way.

Em               D                    C             G

    She ain't really tryin' to cause a scene,

C                                D   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

    it just comes natur'lly, no, the girl can't help it.

 

   G                      C                 - G              C

3.    Well, up on Main Street, by the taxi stand

G                                 C       - G                      C

    there's a crowd of people        and a traffic jam.

F                   C               F                    C             G       - C - G - C

    she don't look back, she ain't doin' nothing wrong.

D                                 C                      D            G      - C - G

    Lord, have mercy, baby's got her blue jeans on.

 

+  CHORUS   + repeat verse 1

 

   D                             C                      D             G  - C  

+    Heaven help us, baby's got her blue jeans on.           + G - C ....

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)    (Mel McDaniel)