Baby Please Don’t Go by Joe Williams | Lyrics with Guitar Chords & Tabs

Baby, Please Don’t Go by Joe Williams is a traditional blues song written in 1935.

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Key of the Song: G major

The original key for Baby Please Don’t Go by Joe Williams is G major.

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Baby Please Don’t Go by Joe Williams – Lyrics with Guitar Tabs

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                                           Baby please
                                                   don't go . . .
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    Baby please                           Baby please       back to
           don't go . . .                         don't go      New Orleans
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    you know            Baby please
        it hurts me so          don't go
Baby, please don't go,
Baby, please don't go,
Baby, please don't go,
Back to New Orleans,
You know it hurts me so,
Baby, please don't go.

Turn your lamp down low
Turn your lamp down low
Turn your lamp down low
Don't drive me from your door
Baby, please don't go,
Baby, please don't leave