Promised Land as performed by Elvis Presley.Κ I beleive this was written by Chuck Berry but I am not sure. This is the key I play this in,Κ I am not sure what the song was recorded in. Submitted by Joe Bull Email is Webulls83@aol,com Κ Κ Κ PROMISED LANDΚ Κ Κ Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚ E
1.ΚΚΚΚ I left my home in Norfolk Virginia,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚCalifornia on my mind.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ I straddled that Greyhound and road him into Raleigh
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ and on across to Caroline. Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ It had motor trouble, and it turned into a struggle
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ half way across Alabam'.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚ B7
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ The 'Hound broke down and it left us all stranded
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚ E
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ in down-town Birmingham. Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ E
2.ΚΚΚΚ Right a way I bought me a through train ticket,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Κ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ right across the pacific; clean.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Κ B7
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ I was on that midnight flyer out of Birmingham
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚΚ EΚΚΚΚ
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ smokin' into New Orleans. Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Somebody help me get out of Louisiana,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Κ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ just help me get to Houston town.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ There people there who care a little 'bout me
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ and they won't let the poor boy down. Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ E
3.ΚΚΚΚ Sure as you were born,Κ they bought me a silk suit,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚΚΚΚΚ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ they put luggage in my hand.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ I woke up high over Al-buquer-que
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚΚΚ E
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ on a jet to the promised land.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Workin' on a "T" bone steak al-a-cartie,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚΚΚ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Flyin' over to the Golden state.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ The pilot told us in thirteen minutes
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Κ E
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ he would sit us at the terminal gate. Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ E
4.ΚΚΚΚ Swing low chariot, come down easy,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ taxi to the terminal zone.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Κ B7
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Cut your engines and cool your wings
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ and let me make it to the telephone. Κ ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Los Angeles give me Norfolk Virginia,
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Κ A
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ nine - one - four - ten - oh - nine.
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ Tell the folks back home this is the promised land calling
ΚΚΚΚΚΚΚ and the poor boy's on the line.