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Welcome to this Old Town Road Guitar Tutorial by Lil Nas X Feat. Billy Ray Cyrus! This is a super catchy tune and has a cool country vibe to it. The song is comprised of a cool riff in the intro, bridge and outro and a simple chord progression strumming pattern for the rest of the song. This song requires no capo and should be a great one for beginners practising their barre chords.

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-Dave Tran (Your online guitar teacher 😁)

[Main Riff]              
e|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-2---2---2---2---|
G|-5---5---6---6---|-----------------|
D|-----------------|-----------------|
A|-----------------|-----------------|
E|-4---4---7---7---|-2---2---0---0---|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
[Intro]
G#   B  F#   E  x2
Oh oh oh

Oh

[Chorus]
                G#                   B
Yeah, I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road
         F#            E
I'm gonna ride 'til I can't no more
          G#                   B
I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road
         F#            E
I'm gonna ride 'til I can't no more

[Verse 1]
          G#
I got the horses in the back
B
Horse tack is attached
F#
Hat is matte black
        E
Got the boots that's black to match
G#
Ridin' on a horse, ha
B
You can whip your Porsche
F#
I been in the valley
          E
You ain't been up off that porch, now

[Refrain]
G#                   B
Can't nobody tell me nothin'
F#                   E
  You can't tell me nothin'
G#                   B
Can't nobody tell me nothin'
F#                  E
  You can't tell me nothin'

[Verse 2]
G#
Ridin' on a tractor
B
Lean all in my bladder
F#
Cheated on my baby
E
You can go and ask her
G#
My life is a movie
B
Bull ridin' and boobies
F#
Cowboy hat from Gucci
E
Wrangler on my booty

[Refrain]
G#                   B
Can't nobody tell me nothin'
F#                   E
  You can't tell me nothin'
G#                   B
Can't nobody tell me nothin'
F#                   E
  You can't tell me nothin'

[Chorus]
               G#                   B
Yeah, I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road
         F#            E
I'm gonna ride 'til I can't no more
          G#                   B
I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road
         F#            E
I'm gonna ride 'til I can't no more

[Verse 3 - Billy Ray’s Rap]
G#                     B
Hat down, cross town, livin' like a rockstar
F#                          E
Spent a lot of money on my brand new guitar
G#                           B
Baby's got a habit, diamond rings and Fendi sports bras
F#                       E
Ridin' down Rodeo in my Maserati sports car
G#                        B
Got no stress, I've been through all that
           F#                  E
I'm like a Marlboro Man so I kick on back
             G#                    B
Wish I could roll on back to that old town road
        F#           E
I wanna ride 'til I can't no more

[Outro]
               G#                   B
Yeah, I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road
         F#            E
I'm gonna ride 'til I can't no more
          G#                   B
I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road
         F#            E
I'm gonna ride 'til I can't no more

G#  B  F#  E  x2