10 Songs That Use Down Down Up Up Down Up Strumming Pattern [Pt. 1]

Bebe Rexha – The Way I Are (Dance With Somebody) feat. Lil Wayne

This song is written by Bebe Rexha, Clarence Coffee, J Kash, Jonas Jeberg and Joseph Little and produced by Joel Little via Warner Bros. Records.

“The Way I Are (Dance With Somebody)” is in the key of D Major if you play ukulele you need to put capo on second fret to play this song on basic version. It uses only 4 chords on I VI IV V I & I VI IV V VI progressions.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                                                C
I just wanna dance with somebody
                                                C
I just wanna dance with somebody
                       Am
It could be anybody, 
                                          Am
Tell me, are you that somebody?
                          F
Don't matter who you are, 
                              G
Just love me the way I are
                                               Am
I just wanna dance with somebody
                                               Am
I just wanna dance with somebody

100 Letters by Halsey from hopeless fountain kingdom album

This song is written by Eric Frederic & Halsey and produced by Ricky Reed.

“100 Letters” is in the key of A Major for electone player you have to transpose up 1 tone to play this song on easiest version. It uses just 4 chords on 1 5, 4 5 1 & 4 5 6 progressions.

See example of chords lyrics here:

C
 He said "please don't go away"
C
 He said "please don't go away"
G
 I said "it's too late" I said "it's too late"
C
 He said "please don't go away"
C
 He said "please don't go away"
G
 I said "it's too late" I said "it's too late"

Another Love Song by Ne-Yo

and produced by Ne-Yo via Motown Records and UMG Recordings Inc..

“Another Love Song” is in the key of E Minor if you play electone you don’t need to transpose to play this song on easy version. It uses just 2 chords on II VI progression for the entire song.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                            Am              
Now, ain't got no game, babe 
                   Em
Ain't got no game
                            Am                        Em
But, ain't got no shame Ain't got no shame
                            Am       
And I don't know what it is 
                      Em
When I hear your name
Am                              Em
Suddenly I just gonna say

Scared to Be Lonely (Acoustic Version) by Martin Garrix featuring Dua Lipa

This song is written by Georgia Ku, Giorgio Tuinfort, Kyle Shearer, Martin Garrix and Nate Campany and produced by Martin Garrix via Epic Amsterdam, Sony Music & STMPD RCRDS.

“Scared to Be Lonely (Acoustic Version)” is in the key of E Major if you play Uke you must put capo on 4th fret to play this song with easiest way. It uses 6 chords with 4 1 5 2, 4 1 5 6, 4 6 5 and 4 6 5 3 progressions.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                                 F                              Am  
Now we're picking fights and slamming doors 
          G                  
Magnifying all our flaws
                         F                        Am 
And I wonder why, wonder what for
                G                                
Why we keep coming back for more

On The Loose by Niall Horan

“On The Loose” is in D Major key for guitar player you must put capo on second fret to play this song with basic version. It uses only 4 chords with 6 2 4 5 progression for the entire song.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                     Am                         Dm
She's on the loose (she's coming, she's coming)
                       F           
(She's on the loose) (she's coming)
                      G
Yeah, she's coming for you
                     Am                        Dm
She's on the loose (she's coming, she's coming)
                        F   
(She's on the loose) (she's coming, she's 
  G
coming for you)

This Town by Niall Horan

This song is written by Daniel Bryer, Jamie Scott, Mike Needle & Niall Horan and produced by Greg Kurstin via Capitol Records & Neon Haze Music.

“This Town” is in the key of F# Minor for electone player you need to transpose up one tone to play this song with easy way. It uses 5 chords with 1 6 4, 1 6 4 5, 2 5 1 5 6, 6 4 1 6 5 & 6 5 1 4 progressions and you need to change chord on the third beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

           Em 
If the whole world was watching I’d still dance with you
           C
Drive highways and byways to be there with you
G                                           
Over and over the only truth 
Em      D                 G          C   
Everything comes back to you
        G                                              
You still make me nervous when you walk in the room
           Em
Them butterflies they come alive when I’m next to you
C                                           
Over and over the only truth 
Em      D                 G          C     D  G  
Everything comes back to you

Lost In Your Light by Dua Lipa feat. Miguel

This song is written by Dua Lipa, Miguel & Rick Nowels and produced by Rick Nowels and Stephen Kozmeniuk via Warner Music.

“Lost In Your Light” is in B Minor key for piano player you have to transpose up 1 tone to play this song with basic chords. It uses 5 chords with 3 6 2 5 & 4 6 2 progressions.

See example of chords lyrics here:

 F    Am       Dm
Lost in your light, baby
                       F    Am        Dm
I wanna stay right here all night, baby
               F    Am     Dm
Let's get lost in the light, baby
                      F    Am        Dm
I wanna stay right here all night, baby

There For You by Martin Garrix ft. Troye Sivan

This song is written by Ben Burgess, Brett McLaughlin, Cook Classics, Jesse Thomas, Martin Garrix & Troye Sivan and produced by Bart Schoudel, Cook Classics and Martin Garrix.

“There For You” is in Gb Minor key if you play piano you must transpose up 2 semitones to play this song on simple way. It uses just 4 chords on 4 2 6 5 progression for the whole song.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                       C
So when your tears roll down your 
Am
Pillow like a river
            Em                         D
I'll be there for you I'll be there for you
                          C
When you're screaming, but they 
Am
Only hear you whisper
         Em                         D
I'll be loud for you I'll be loud for you

Strangers by Halsey ft. Lauren Jauregui from hopeless fountain kingdom album

This song is written by Greg Kurstin & Halsey and produced by Greg Kurstin via Astralwerks.

“Strangers” is in the key of E Major for keyboard player you need to transpose up two tones to play this song on easy way. It uses 6 chords on 2 1 5, 2 1 5 6, 4 6 5 & 4 6 5 2 3 progressions.

See example of chords lyrics here:

F                              Am   G
 Said that we're not lovers,
                   Dm       Em
We're just strangers
F                                  Am
 With the same damn hunger
           G                             
To be touched, to be loved, 
            Dm        Em
To feel anything at all
F                Am   G                   Dm      Em
 We're not lovers, we're just strangers
F                                  Am
 With the same damn hunger
           G                             
To be touched, to be loved, 
            Dm        Em
To feel anything at all

Just Give Me a Reason by P!nk ft. Nate Ruess

This song is written by Jeff Bhasker, Nate Ruess and Pink and produced by Jeff Bhasker via RCA Records.

“Just Give Me a Reason” is in the key of E Minor for electone player you don’t need to transpose to play this song on easy way. It uses 7 chords on 1 4 6 4 1, 1 5 6 3 5, 6 2major 5, 6 3 4 2 5 and 6 3 4 5 progressions and use A as substitution chord and you need to change chord on the 3rd beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

  G
Just give me a reason 
           D
Just a little bit's enough
          Em                                          Bm
Just a second we're not broken just bent
                     D
And we can learn to love again
G
  It's in the stars
                 D                                      Em
It's been written in the scars on our hearts
                                   Bm
We're not broken just bent
                     D                       G
And we can learn to love again

Read more article: https://blog.udemy.com/guitar-strumming-patterns/

All example of chords lyrics from: chordstv

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