Label: Telstar - TCD 2248 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock
"Don't Pay the Ferryman" is a single by Chris de Burgh from his album The Getaway. AllMusic critic Sharon Mawer states the song has become "a standard art rock classic" and one of de Burgh's most frequently played songs on radio, despite not reaching the Top 40 on its original UK : Hard rock, art rock.
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The two-page booklet contains a Chris de Burgh album catalogue. Information on cover: Printed In Australia. Information on disc: This Compilation P A & M Records Inc., U.S.A. C A & M Records Inc., U.S.A. Made In Japan. Information on back: Offer Count: 2.
· · Whatever you do. Don't pay the ferryman. Don't even fix a price. Don't pay the ferryman. Until he gets you to the other side. In the rolling mist, then he gets on board. Now there'll be no turning back. Beware that hooded old man at the rudder. And then the lightning flashed, and the thunder roared.
· (don't do it) C B "Too many men have failed before; whatever you do, CHORUS: Em D Em Don't pay the ferryman Em D Em C D Don't even fix a price Em D Em Don't pay the ferryman C D Em Until he gets you to the other side" [Em D] Em [Em D] Em G Em In the rolling mist as he gets on board G C Now there'll be no turning back C G C G D Beware that hooded old man at the rudder G .
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