This file is part of a collection that (moreso than the rest of the site) are not meant to be detailed or accurate transcriptions of the original recordings. They're just some simple chord charts that I made for my own use, some of them my own arrangements.
MEXICO by James Taylor www.jamestaylor.com From his 1975 album Gorilla Written by James Taylor Transcribed by T-rev www.t-rev.net Capo 2 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 D A D Bm A /B Em Bm C G G D A G Way down here you need a reason to move G D A G Feel a fool running your stateside games G D A G Lose your load, leave your mind behind, Baby James E C#m B A Oh--- Mexico E C#m B A It sounds so simple I just got to go E C#m B A The sun's so hot I forgot to go home G D/F# Em E E4 Em E /F /F# Guess I'll have to go now G D A G Americano got the sleepy eye G D A G But his body's still shaking like a live wire G D A G Sleepy Señorita with the eyes on fire E C#m B A Oh--- Mexico E C#m B A It sounds so sweet with the sun sinking low E C#m B A The moon's so bright like to light up the night G D/F# Make everything alright 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 . 5 . 6 . 7 . 8 . 9 . E11/B E E11/B E E11/B E E11/B E E E /F /F# G D A G Baby's hungry and the money's all gone G D A G The folks back home don't want to talk on the phone G D A G She gets a long letter, sends back a postcard, times are hard E C#m B A Oh down in Mexico E C#m B A I never really been so I don't really know E C#m B A Oh--- Mexico G D/F# I guess I'll have to go... Transcribed 2020-07-23 by T-rev More tab available at www.t-rev.net xx0232 D x02220 A x24432 Bm x2xxxx /B 022003 Em 022000 Em x32010 C 320033 G 320003 G 022100 E 076454 E x46654 C#m x2333x B x02220 A 20023x D/F# 022200 E4 1xxxxx /F 2xxxxx /F# x22232 E11/B
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