Song facts: “I Walk the Line” has a chord progression that was inspired by recordings on Johnny Cash’s tape recorder when he played it backwards!

Harmonica type: diatonic

INTRO 
6 -6 -7 7 6 7 7 -8 
8 -9 7 -9 -9 8 -8 7 6
7 7 -7 -6 6 -8 6 -8 6
-6 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8
-7 -6 6 -8 6 -8 6 -8 6 -8

4  4   4  -4     -4  -4  5    5    -4  4
I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
4  4   4   -4   -4  -4 5   5  -4   4
I keep my eyes wide open all the time
4  -4   5   -5  -5  -5  -6   6   -5    5
I keep the ends out for the tie that binds
-4  4    -3     3   -4  4   -3   4
Because you're mine, I walk the line

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