CHORDS: Jimmy Clifton – Back To The Dirt Chords on Piano & Ukulele

These are Back To The Dirt chords by Jimmy Clifton on Piano, Ukulele, Guitar, and Keyboard.

[Intro]
C  G/B Am  G  F  Gsus4
C  G/B Am7 Gsus4  F  G
[Verse]
 C   G/B     Am7     
Full tank of gas say 
  G      F       G
"how ya doing?"
        C    G/B      
To the man across the 
Am7      Gsus4   
pump then off to 
 F        Gsus4
cruising
Well this ain't 
    C 
supposed 
   G/B   Am7   
to be a country
 Gsus4
 song
       F    
Ain't made 
   Gsus4 
for ya to 
 G
sing along
             C    
But it's my motto 
G/B    Am7  Gsus4 
for a drive back  
    F
home
[Chorus]
 G           C
Back to the dirt
     G/B    
Back to the 
Am7 Gsus4  F
Carolina  border
 G          C
Back to my honey
G/B       Am7     
Lord knows I could
Gsus4   F
 not afford her
 G          C       
Back to my car that 
 G/B   Am7
barely runs
Gsus4     F      
  To the rack of 
       G
fifty guns
               C    
Back to where Jesus 
 G/B     Am7
saved me then
    Gsus4      F
For what it's worth
 G          
Back to the 
 C  G/B Am Gsus4 
dirt
F G Gsus4 C

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[Verse]
        Am7       
Purple pansies 
Gsus4
and the 
 F     Gsus4
pollen
          C     
Well the spring 
 G/B      Am7
turns to summer
Gsus4  F         
And I hear you a 
 G
calling
          C     
"Oh it's supper 
G/B     Am7
time my boy
Gsus4    F         
Chicken and greens 
          G
you'll enjoy!"
         C    
Girl, I love to 
G/B
hear you 
Am7   Gsus4     
talk about your 
 F   G
day
[Chorus]
 G           C
Back to the dirt
     G/B    
Back to the 
Am7 Gsus4 
Carolina  
 F
border
 G          C
Back to my honey
G/B       Am7     
Lord knows I could
Gsus4   F
 not afford her
 G          C       
Back to my car that 
 G/B   Am7
barely runs
Gsus4     F      
  To the rack of 
       G
fifty guns
               C    
Back to where Jesus 
 G/B     Am7
saved me then
    Gsus4      F
For what it's worth
 G          C   G/B 
Back to my dirt
 Am  Gsus4  F  G
[Break]
Oh I've been 
 F
traveling around
         G
But the one thing 
that I found is
 C       Em7      
There is no place 
 Am
finer
       F            
Oh my home is North 
     G   G
Carolina
[Instrument]
(Whistle)
C  G/B Am G  F Gsus4
C  G/B Am7 Gsus4 F Gsus4
[Chorus]
Gsus4        C
Back to the dirt
     G/B    
Back to the 
Am  Gsus4  F
Carolina  border
 G          C
Back to my honey
G/B       Am7     
Lord knows I could
Gsus4   F       G
 not afford her
 G          C       
Back to my car that 
G/B     Am
barely runs
Gsus4     F      
  To the rack of 
 C     G
fifty guns
Back to where 
 C   
Jesus 
 G/B      Am
saved me then
    Gsus4      F
For what it's worth
 G          
Back to the 
 C   G/B  Am G F G
dirt
 G          
Back to the 
 C   G/B  Am  G F G
diiiiiiiiiirt
[Outro]
                 C
Back to the dirt