I’m Tired Of Bumming Around Song Lyrics and Chords

Hank Locklin

 

I’m Tired Of Bumming Around Song Lyrics and Chords by Hank Locklin

 

[chordpress float=”none” format=”yes” hbnotation=”no” interactive=”no” transpose=”0″]I’m Tired Of Bumming Around
Recorded by Hank Locklin
Written by W.S. Stevenson and Pete Graves
[C]I’m tired of bumming around
Still I [D7]just can’t settle down
Un[G7]til I find the one I’m searching [C]for
It’s plain for me to see
That my [D7]life won’t be complete
Un[G7]til I find the one I’m searching [C]for
Now [F]I don’t know where to start
And I [C]don’t know where to go
Yet this [D7]aching in my heart will [G7]drive me on I know

I’m [C]tied of bumming around
Still I [D7]just can’t settle down
Un[G7]til I find the one I’m searching [C]for
I’m tied of bumming around
It’s [D7]a lonely life I found
It'[G7]s time I find the one I’m search[C]ing for
I can’t go on this way
Just a [D7]bumming from day to day
Bout the [G7]time I find the one I’m searchin[C]g for
Repeat #3, 4[/chordpress]

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song I’m Tired Of Bumming Around?
– The song I’m Tired Of Bumming Around was sang by Hank Locklin.

 

Who is Hank Locklin?
– Hank Locklin (born Lawrence Hankins Locklin February 15, 1918 – March 8, 2009) was an American country music singer-songwriter. He had 70 chart singles, including two number one hits on Billboard’s country chart. His biggest hits included “Send Me the Pillow You Dream On” and his signature “Please Help Me, I’m Falling.” The latter also went to number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 pop music chart. Billboard’s 100th anniversary issue listed it as the second most successful country single of the rock and roll era. It sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc by the RIAA.Locklin was born and raised in Florida. He developed a fondness for country music following an accident in his childhood. He learned to play the guitar during his recovery and began performing locally as well. In his early adulthood, he formed his own band called the Rocky Mountain Playboys, which played gigs and performed on local radio. Locklin was heard singing during one of these gigs, which led to his first recording contract in 1949. He had his first major hit on the Billboard country chart the same year. His 1953 single, “Let Me Be the One” was his first to top the country chart.
In 1955, Locklin signed with RCA Victor Records and under the production of Chet Atkins, he had his biggest success as a country artist. He had a string of major hits during the late 1950s and early 1960s. He also joined the cast of the Grand Ole Opry and remained a member for nearly 50 years. He became a major concert attraction internationally as well, touring overseas in Europe beginning in the 1960s and 70s. Locklin also recorded a handful of concept albums during this period, which made him among the genre’s first artists to release albums centered around a theme. He would later record for other labels, including MGM, Plantation and Coldwater. Despite his country success, Locklin never lived in Nashville, choosing instead to stay in his home state of Florida. Locklin died in 2009 at the age of 91.

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