Walk of life (Listen to midi)       (Listen to sample)

 

    D  -  G  -  A  -  G  -  A  ( 4 x )

 

       D

1. Here comes Johnny, singing oldies, goldies,

 

    Be-Bop-A-Lula, Baby, what I say.

    Here comes Johnny, singing : I gotta woman,

 

    down in the tunnels, trying to make it pay.

 

G                                                           D

    He got the action, he got the motion,    oh yeah ! The boy can play !

G                                     D

    Dedication, devotion, turning all the night time into the day.

                          D                                          A

    He`d do the song about the sweet lovin' woman,

                         D                            - G

    he`d do the song about the knife,

                         D   - A                           G 

    he`d do the walk,       do the walk of life.

       A                                     D        -  G  -  A  -  G  -  A

    Yeah, he`d do the walk of life

 

       D

2. Here comes Johnny, now he'll tell you the story,

    hand me down my walkin' shoes.

 

    Here comes Johnny with the power and the glory,

 

    backbeats the talkin' blues.

 

G                                                            D

    He got the action, he got the motion,     oh yeah ! The boy can play.

G                                     D

    Dedication, devotion, turning all the night time into the day.

                         D                                           A

    He`d do the song about the sweet lovin' woman,

                         D                             - G

    he`d do the song about the knife.

 

                                 D   - A                          G 

    And he`d do the walk,       do the walk of life. 

       A                                     D     - G - A - G - A       D - G - A - G - A

    Yeah, he`d do the walk of life

      D

3. Here comes Johnny singing oldies, goldies,

 

    Be-Bop-A-Lula, Baby, what I say.

    Here comes Johnny singing :  I gotta woman,

 

    down in the tunnels, trying to make it pay.

G                                                           D

    He got the action, he got the motion,    oh yeah ! The boy can play !

G                                     D

    Dedication, devotion, turning all the night time into the day.

                                                       A

    And after all the violence and double talk,

                           D                                             G

    there's just a song in all the trouble and the strife.

                        D     - A                                 G   

    You do the walk,        you do the walk of life.

      A                                   D

    Mm, you do the walk of life.  

 

    D  -  G  -  A  -  G  -  A    (rep. 5 x  and fade)

 

(capo 2nd)           

 

    (Dire Straits)