Red-Headed Woman

Words & Music:

Bruce Springsteen


E    A   E   B7   E



Well, brunettes are fine man & blondes are fun;


But when it comes to getting a dirty job done.



            A                   E

I'll take a red-headed woman, a red-headed woman.

           B7                                  E

It takes a red-headed woman to get a dirty job done.


Well, listen up, stud, your life's been wasted,

'Til you've got down on your knees and tasted.

[alt:  Until you’ve gotten your turkey basted by...]






Tight skirt, strawberry hair.


Tell me what you've got, baby, waiting under there.


Big green eyes that look like, son.

         E                     B7            E

They can see every cheap thing that you ever done.


Well, I don't know how many girls you dated, man.

But you ain't lived 'til you've had your tires rotated.




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