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Corb Lund

Rye Whiskey Time To Switch To Whiskey(Chords)

Corb Lund

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Key: G
Intro 
N.C. 
Rye whiskey, rye whiskey, rye whiskey, I cried. 
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If I don?t get rye whiskey well I think I may die. 
N.C. 
I?m gonna go up beyond that holler, gonna build me a still 
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And I?ll sell you a gallon for a five dollar bill. 
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Well, If the oceans was whiskey and I was a duck, 
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I?d swim to the bottoms and never come up. 
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But the oceans ain?t whiskey and I ain?t no duck, 
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So I?ll play the jack o? diamonds and trust to my luck. 
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Jack of Diamonds, Jack of Diamonds, you know you hold 
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You've robbed my poor pockets of silver and gold. 
N.C. 
Well it?s beefsteak when I'm hungry, rye whiskey when I?m dry, 
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Greenbacks when I?m hard up and heaven when I die. 
N.C. 
Rye whiskey, rye whiskey, rye whiskey, I cried. 
N.C. 
If I don?t get rye whiskey well I think I may die. 
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Well, my horses ain?t hungry and they don?t want your hay. 
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Fair thee well darling, and I'll be on my way. 

Here?s to it folks... 

Intro 
G 

Verse 1:

G Well, I like a full bodied lager as much as the next hard workin' man, G The taste of suds, while dealin' stud, I can surely understand, C The trucker speed, and yes indeed, it's nearly gettin light, G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey F G We?ve been drinkin? beer all night!
G

Verse 2:

G Smoke your grass, and fish for bass, and burn that purple gas G Sho' enough, it's powerfull stuff, that'll knock you on your ass C It's like diesel fuel, nobody's fool's gonna wanna get left behind G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey F G We?ve been drinkin? beer all night!
G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey we?ve been drinkin? beer all night! G D We're all half dead and them that's left is spoilin' for a fight G C Well, who'da thunk, we'd quit drinkin' drunk, now boys don?t spare the rye G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey, we've been drinking beer all night

Verse 3:

G I've been splittin' eights and hittin' m'straights in card rooms of the world G Chasing skirt and gettin' hurt, but now I got a card playin' girl C Man she gets a solid when the deal don't come out right G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey, she's been drinking beer all night
G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey, we've been drinking beer all night G D We're all half dead and them that's left is spoilin' for a fight G C Well, who'da thunk, we'd get jackass drunk, now boys dont spare the rye G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey, we've been drinking beer all night
Solo G G C G F G

Verse 4:

G Well I've heard it's said that you can get some heat in Irish pubs, G Servin Jamesons to an Orangeman and Bushmills to his cuz C Well, here's what you do, with Tullamore Dew, you can meet 'em both half way G F G It's time to switch to whiskey, they've been drinkin beer all day!
G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey, we've been drinking beer all night G D We're all half dead and them that's left is spoilin' for a fight G C Well, who'da thunk, we'd get drinkin' drunk, now boys dont spare the rye G F G Well, it's time to switch to whiskey, we've been drinking beer all night G And It?s time to switch to whiskey, we've been F G drinkin beer all night.
Outro N.C. Rye whiskey, rye whiskey, rye whiskey, I cry.
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