I’ve Been Everywhere Song Lyrics and Chords

Hank Snow

 

I’ve Been Everywhere Song Lyrics and Chords by Hank Snow

 

[chordpress float=”none” format=”yes” hbnotation=”no” interactive=”no” transpose=”0″]I’ve Been Everywhere
recorded by Hank Snow
Written by
Geoff Mack
[C]I was totin’ my pack
Along the dusty Winnemucca road
When along came a semi
With a high and canvas covered load
If you’re [F]going to Winnemucca Mack
With me you can ride
So I [C]climbed into the cab
And then I settled down inside
He [G7]asked me if I’d seen a road
With so much dust and sand
And I said, [C]Listen Bud I’ve traveled
Every road in this here land

(Chorus)
[C]I’ve been everywhere, man
I’ve been everywhere, man
[F]’Cross the deserts bare man
I’ve [C]breathed the mountain air man
[G7]Of travel I’ve had my share man
[C]I’ve been [G7]every wh[C]ere

Been to [C]Reno Chicago Fargo Minnesota
Buffalo Toronto Winslow Sarasota
[F]Wichita Tulsa Ottawa Oklahoma
[C]Tampa Panama Mattawa La Paloma
[G7]Bangor Baltimore Salvador Amarillo
[C]Tocopilla Barranquilla and Padilla I’m a killer

Repeat chorus

[C]Boston Charleston Dayton Louisiana
Washington Houston Kingston Texarkana
[F]Monterey Ferriday Santa Fe Tallapoosa
[C]Glen Rock Black Rock Little Rock Oskaloosa
[G7]Tennessee Hennessey Chicopee Spirit Lake
[C]Grand Lake Devil’s Lake Crater Lake for Pete’s sake

Repeat chorus

[C]Louisville Nashville Knoxville Ombabika
Shefferville Jacksonville Waterville Costa Rica
[F]Pittsfield Springfield Bakersfield Shreveport
[C]Hackensack Cadillac Fond Du Lac Davenport
[G7]Idaho Jellicoe Argentina Diamontina
[C]Pasadena Catalina see what I mean sir

Repeat chorus
[C]Pittsburgh Parkersburg Gravellburg Colorado
Ellensburg Rexburg Vicksburg Eldorado
[F]Larrimore Atmore Haverstraw Chattanika
[C]Chaska Nebraska Alaska Opelika
[G]Baraboo Waterloo Kalamazoo Kansas City
[C]Sioux City Cedar City Dodge City what a pity

Repeat chorus

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I know some place you haven’t been
[G7]I’ve been every-[C]where[/chordpress]

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song I’ve Been Everywhere?
– The song I’ve Been Everywhere was sang by Hank Snow.

 

Who is Hank Snow?
– Clarence Eugene “Hank” Snow (May 9, 1914 – December 20, 1999) was a Canadian-American country music artist. Most popular in the 1950s, he had a career that spanned more than 50 years, he recorded 140 albums and charted more than 85 singles on the Billboard country charts from 1950 until 1980. His number-one hits include the self-penned songs “I’m Moving On”, “The Golden Rocket” and “The Rhumba Boogie” and famous versions of “I Don’t Hurt Anymore”, “Let Me Go, Lover!”, “I’ve Been Everywhere”, “Hello Love”, as well as other top 10 hits.Snow was an accomplished songwriter whose clear, baritone voice expressed a wide range of emotions including the joys of freedom and travel as well as the anguish of tortured love. His music was rooted in his beginnings in small-town Nova Scotia where, as a frail, 80-pound youngster, he endured extreme poverty, beatings and psychological abuse as well as physically punishing labour during the Great Depression. Through it all, his musically talented mother provided the emotional support he needed to pursue his dream of becoming a famous entertainer like his idol, the country star, Jimmie Rodgers.As a performer of traditional country music, Snow won numerous awards and is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. The Hank Snow Museum in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, celebrates his life and work in a province where his fans still see him as an inspirational figure who triumphed over personal adversity to become one of the most influential artists in all of country music.

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