Drinking Tequila Song Lyrics and Chords

Drinking tequila- -jim reeves

 

Drinking Tequila Song Lyrics and Chords by Jim Reeves

 

Drinking Tequila
Recorded by Jim Reeves
Written by Bob Center
 
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I’m just gettin’ back from  
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Juarez 
 
Mexico
 
And I’ll tell you something I want you to  
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know
 
My poor head is achin’ it  
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throbs and it swirls
 
From drinking tequila and teasin’ the  
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girls
 
Don’t get me wrong because  
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I’m not complainin’
 
I have no regrets I am only ex
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plainin’
 
For all of you fellows that  
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ain’t had the thrill
 
Of drinkin’ tequila and teasin’ the  
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girls
 
Oooh-ha  
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happy 
 
tonight
 
The maidens are dancing out in the moon
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light
 
Oooh-ha  
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on top of the world
 
Drinkin’ tequila and teasin’ the  
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girls
 
Moonlight and flowers make  
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night so appealin’
 
The breeze from the garden comes tenderly  
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stealin’
 
A beautiful maiden then  
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whispers your name
 
And suddenly both of your hearts are a
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flame
 
Her dark eyes are gleamin’ her  
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raven hair shinin’
 
You pull her up closer your hearts are en
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twinnin’
 
Her warm lips are thrillin’ you’re  
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out of this world
 
From drinkin’ tequila and teasin’ the  
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girls
 
If down in Juarez you should  
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happen to be
 
The Cafe El Gusto’s the place you should  
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see
 
They claim that they have and  
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I know it’s so
 
The prettiest dancers in old Mex
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ico
 
When Spanish maidens start  
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squirmin’ and dancin’
 
It’s sure to set any young heart to ro
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mancin’
 
Your troubles get lighter your  
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worries 
 
unfurl
 
While drinkin’ tequila and teasin’ the  
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girls
Repeat #3

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song Drinking Tequila?
– The song Drinking Tequila was sang by Jim Reeves.

 

Who is Jim Reeves?
– James Travis Reeves (August 20, 1923 – July 31, 1964) was an American country and popular music singer-songwriter. With records charting from the 1950s to the 1980s, he became well known as a practitioner of the Nashville sound. Known as “Gentleman Jim”, his songs continued to chart for years after his death. Reeves died in the crash of his private airplane. He is a member of both the Country Music and Texas Country Music Halls of Fame.

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