arrow down
  • Artists: 86
  • Albums: 202
  • Songs:  520
  • Art:  86
  • Alb: 202
  • Sng: 520
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N
O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #
muscol-alph-back-btn-arrow-head
A . . . . . . Z
A B C D
E F G H
I J K L
M N O P Q
R S T U V
W X Y Z #
0:00 / 3:0
preferences - open
font typeface
accidentals

Lyrics and Chords

Intro:
  G          Am
Cry, baby, cry,
F                   G
  Make your mother sigh,
      Em7                 A7     F
She's old enough to know better.
{{*}}
Verse 1:
     Em          Em/D#
The King of Marigold was
        Em/D
In the kitchen
          Em/C#             C7   G
Cooking breakfast for the Queen,
{{*}}
      Em              Em/D#
The Queen was in the parlour
          Em/D
Playing piano
          Em/C#          C7
For the children of the King.
{{*}}
Chorus:
  G          Am
Cry, baby, cry,
F                   G
  Make your mother sigh,
      Em7                 A7
She's old enough to know better,
     F          G
So cry, baby, cry.
{{*}}
Verse 2:
     Em              Em/D#
The King was in the garden
          Em/D
Picking flowers
        Em/C#              C7  G
For a friend who came to play,
{{*}}
      Em               Em/D#
The Queen was in the playroom
          Em/D
Painting pictures
          Em/C#         C7
For the children's holiday.
{{*}}
[Chorus]
{{*}}
Verse 3:
     Em             Em/D#
The Duchess of Kirkcaldy,
         Em/D
Always smiling
       Em/C#           C7  G
And arriving late for tea,
{{*}}
     Em               Em/D#
The Duke was having problems
        Em/D
With a message
        Em/C#          C7
At the local Bird and Bee.
{{*}}
[Chorus]
{{*}}
Verse 4:
     Em              Em/D#
At twelve o'clock a meeting
            Em/D
'Round the table
       Em/C#         C7  G
For a seance in the dark
{{*}}
      Em            Em/D#
With voices out of nowhere
         Em/D
Put on spec'lly
         Em/C#         C7
By the children for a lark.
{{*}}
[Chorus]
{{*}}
Chorus:
            Am
Cry, cry, cry, baby,
F                   G
  Make your mother sigh,
      Em7                 A7
She's old enough to know better,
     F
So cry, baby, cry,
{{*}}
  G         Am
Cry, cry, cry,
F                   G
  Make your mother sigh,
      Em7                 A7
She's old enough to know better,
     F          Esus4!
So cry, baby, cry.
{{*}}
Coda:
 Fm7
Can you take me back where I came from,
Can you take me back?
{{*}}
 Fm7
Can you take me back where I came from,
Brother, can you take me back?

Key

key
G
original
key
G
G# F#
transpose
capo
on
0 fret
not in use
C
C#
D
D#
E
F
F#
G
G#
A
A#
B

Chord Fingerings

Add comment


By working with this site, you agree to our use of cookies necessary to keep the settings you select, as well as for the normal operation of Google services.