Joe Simon - The Chokin Kind
Misc Unsigned Bands
The Chokin' Kind:Joe Simon. #1 R&B and #13 on BB Hot 100 on MONUMENT Records in 1969. INTRO: Ab Db D Ab Fm Db Bbm #1. Ab I only meant to love you, didn't you know it, babe, Bbm Ab didn't you know it? Bbm Db Eb Ab Why couldn't you be content with the love I gave, Db oh, yeah. Ab Bbm I gave you my heart but you wanted my mind, oh yeah. Db Eb Ab Your love scared me to death, girl..oh, it's the chokin' kind, that's all it is. #2. Db Ab Bbm You can kill a man with a bottle of poison or a knife, I know you can. Db Eb Ab And hurt him more than take his pride and ruin his life.. oh, it's a shame girl. Abm Ab Bbm Whatever it is, girl, I surely hope you find, oh yeah. Db Eb Ab I tell you that hat don't fit my head, oh, it's the chokin' kind, oh, yeah. BRIDGE: Ab Eb Bb It makes me wanna..mmm..mmm-hmmm-hmm, oh, yeah, oh, listen Eb to me. #3. Bb Cm When you fall in love again, girl, take a tip from me, oh, yeah. Eb F Bb If you don't like a peach don't buy the tree..that's what you better do, honey. Dm Bb Cm Find what you want, girl, keep it, treat it, sweet and kind, oh, yeah. Eb F Bb Oh, let it breathe..don't make it the chokin' kind. OUTRO: Eb Bb Oh, no, don't break your heart, baby..oh, no, I know you love me, really I do, honey. Bbm Bb Cm I tell you your love scares me to death, girl, it's the Bb chokin' kind, that's all it is..(Fade.) A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.