Mudcat Café message #3686497 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #46661   Message #3686497
Posted By: GUEST,ATC
17-Dec-14 - 10:08 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Chicken Is Nice (Dave Van Ronk)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Chicken Is Nice (Dave Van Ronk)
I think this is more or less it. Sort of-ish.


A   B    E

E
Don't want no wife from Roberts falls
E
Don't want no wife from Roberts falls
E            A                         E
The only dish she can cook is fried fish
E          G#       B               E
I don't want no wife from Roberts Fall

E
Chicken is nice Chicken is nice
E       A         E          B       E
Chicken is nice with palm butter and rice


A B E

E
I don't want no wife from Quepamas
E
Don't want no wife from Quepamas
E             A                            E                                    
If I move around, she'll put me in the ground
E    G#            B          E
I don't want no wife from Quepamas

E
Chicken is nice Chicken is nice
E       A       E         B          E
Chicken is nice with palm butter and rice

A B E

E
I don't want no wife from Cyno
E
Don't want no wife from Cyno
E             A                               E            
If I go out at night, she'll challenge me to a fight
E    G#          B         E
I don't want no wife from Cyno

E
Chicken is nice Chicken is nice
E       A       E         B          E
Chicken is nice with palm butter and rice

A B E

E
I don't want no wife from Monrovia
E
Don't want no wife from Monrovia
E                  A                      E                                       
When my money gets low, to another she'll go
E    G#          B         E
I don't want no wife from Monrovia

E
Chicken is nice Chicken is nice
E       A       E         B          E
Chicken is nice with palm butter and rice

(Credits to GUEST,Kathleen for the Lyrics)