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

Selena Gomez – Fetish feat. Gucci Mane

This song is written by Alex Schwartz, Brett McLaughlin, Chloe Angelides, Gino “Farrago” Barletta, Gucci Mane, Joe Khajadourian, Jonas Jeberg, Leland & Selena Gomez and produced by Jonas Jeberg & The Futuristics via Interscope Records.

“Fetish” is in A Minor key for guitar player you don’t need any capo to play this song with easiest way. It uses 5 chords with 4 2, 4 2 6 and 6 2 1 3 progressions and you need to change chord on the 3rd beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

 F              Dm                  Am
I'm not surprised I sympathize, ah
F           Dm                 Am
I can't deny Your appetite, ah

Calvin Harris – Slide ft. Frank Ocean & Migos from Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 album

This song is written by Frank Ocean, Offset and Quavo and produced by Calvin Harris.

“Slide” is in C# Minor key if you play piano you must transpose up 2 tones to play this song with easiest chords. It uses only 4 chords with 2 3 4 and 4 3 6 progressions and you need to change chord on the 3rd beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                 F                    Em          Am
Put that spotlight on her face (spotlight)
               Dm                  Em             F
Put that spotlight on her face (ah, yeah)
                F                               
We gon' pipe up and turn up (pipe up)
               Em                             Am
We gon' light up and burn up (burn up)
                 Dm
Mama too hot like a (like what?)
                 Em                          F
Mama too hot like a furnace (furnace)
                          F                                     
I got a hundred G's in my Goyard (G's)
                                Em
My diamonds gon' shine 
                                    Am
When the lights dark (shine)
                           Dm
You and I take a ride down the boulevard (yeah)
                                     Em                            F
And your friends really wanna break us apart
Good lord

Halsey – Sorry from hopeless fountain kingdom album

This song is written by Greg Kurstin and Halsey and produced by Greg Kurstin.

“Sorry” is in F Minor key for keyboard player you have to transpose up 1/2 tone to play this song with easy chords. It uses 5 chords with 2 4 5 6 1 and 4 2 6 5 progressions and you need to change chord on the 4th beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

    C
I run away when things are good
       Am
And never really understood
        Em
The way you laid your eyes on me
      D
In ways that no one ever could

Imagine Dragons – Start Over from Evolve album

This song is written by Ben McKee, Dan Reynolds & Daniel Platzman and produced by Mattman & Robin via Interscope Records & KIDinaKORNER.

“Start Over” is in the key of Db Minor if you play electone you must transpose up 2 tones to play this song on easiest chords. It uses 6 chords on IV VI V, V VI IV & VI I II III progressions and you need to change chord on the third & on the fourth beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                      F      Am  G
Can we start over?
                     G       Am  F
Can we start over?
                      F      Am  G
Can we start over
                 G      Am  F
Before it's over,        over?
                      F      Am  G
Can we start over?
                     G       Am  F
Can we get closer?
                      F      Am  G
Can we start over
                 G      Am  F
Before it's over,        over?

Halsey – Now or Never from hopeless fountain kingdom album

This song is written by Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, Halsey, Nathan Perez & Starrah and produced by Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat and Happy Perez via Astralwerks and Virgin EMI Records.

“Now or Never” is in F sharp Minor key if you play piano you need to transpose up whole tone to play this song with basic chords. It uses 5 chords with 4 6 1 5 and 4 6 5 2 progressions and you need to change chord on the third beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

C
   Draw the line up, don't take no more time up
Em
   Make your mind up, I need you to make your mind up
G
   Draw the line up, don't take no more time up
 D
Baby you gotta decide something, let me know
 
                                C                    
Baby gon' love me now, now, now, 
         Em
now, now, now
              D      Am
Now or never
                                      C                                      
I want you to hold me down, down, down,
            Em
down, down, down
               D     Am
Down forever
                                                      C        Em
Said you don't wanna keep you around
                D       Am
'Round forever
                                     C                              
I want you to love me now, now, now, 
         Em
now, now, now
              D      Am
Now or never

Uh Huh by Julia Michaels

This song is written by Julia Michaels & Mattman & Robin and produced by Mattman & Robin via Republic Records and Universal Music Group.

“Uh Huh” is in D flat Minor key if you play Uke you need to put capo on 4th fret to play this song with easy chords. It uses 5 chords with 1 6 3 4 progression for the whole song and you need to change chord on the 3rd beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

C              Am   
 It's electric How symmetric
Em               F 
 We both get When you lay beside me
C                Am   
 It's phonetic How our mouths grip
Em                    F 
 Almost too tight To the words we're sayin'
C                           Am   
 We're in deep now Should we slow down?
Em                             F 
 Should we slow down now?

Noah Cyrus – Make Me (Cry) featuring Labrinth

This song is written by Labrinth & Noah Cyrus and produced by Labrinth via RECORDS.

“Make Me (Cry)” is in C Major key if you play ukulele you don’t need any capo to play this song with easiest version. It uses 6 chords with I V IV, II V, II V I, VI IV II VIIM, VI IV V I IV, VI IV VI II & VI V IV progressions and use B7 as substitution chord.

See example of chords lyrics here:

Am                                                                           
  Couldn't hear the thunder 
                                     F
But I heard your heart race
Am                                                                           
Couldn't see the rain 
                                               Dm
We're too busy makin' heart games
Am                                                 F
  Love ain't easy when it ain't my way
                  G                       C                           
But it gets hard, when you ain't here 
                F
Makin' me crazy

Camila Cabello – I Have Questions

This song is written by Bibi Bourelly, Camila Cabello & Jesse Shatkin and produced by Jesse Shatkin via Epic Records, Simco Limited, Sony Music & Syco Music.

“I Have Questions” is in C sharp Major key if you play keyboard you must transpose up 1/2 tone to play this song on easy chords. It uses 5 chords on 4 5 3M, 4 5 6 & 4 5 6 1 progressions and use E as substitution chord and you need to change chord on the third beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                                     F    G         
Do you care, do you care?
                         Am                     C
Why don't you care? I gave you all of me
        F                                G                   E
My blood, my sweat, my heart, and my tears
                                                         F
Why don't you care, why don't you care?
             G              Am   C                      F
I was there, I was there, when no one was
                     G                   Am
Now you're gone and I'm here

MØ – Nights with You

This song is written by Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, MØ, Ryan Tedder and SOPHIE and produced by Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat & SOPHIE via Sony Music.

“Nights with You” is in E Major key for piano player you need to transpose up 2 tones to play this song with easy way. It uses just 4 chords with I V VI IV progression for the whole song and you need to change chord on the 3rd beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

                    C
I'll take you out tonight 
                                 G
(Throw away your phone!)
                                    Am
Don't care about your boyfriend waking up 
      F
alone
                     C                                      G
I'll take you out tonight (Leave it all at home!)
                                    Am
Don't care about your boyfriend waking up 
       F
alone!

Coachella – Woodstock In My Mind by Lana Del Rey

This song is written by Lana Del Rey & Rick Nowels and produced by Dean Reid, Kieron Menzies, Lana Del Rey and Rick Nowels via Interscope Records and Polydor Records.

“Coachella – Woodstock In My Mind” is in G Major key if you play Uke you don’t need any capo to play this song with basic way. It uses 6 chords with 1 b7 4, 1 b7 4 5, 2 1 5 4 and 6 4 5 progressions and use F as substitution chord and you need to change chord on the 3rd beat.

See example of chords lyrics here:

             Am                             G
'Cause what about all these children
        D                            C
And all their children's children
        Am                             G                D  C
And why am I even wondering that today
Am                      G
Maybe my contribution
           D                       C
Could be as small as hoping
          Am                          G
That words could turn to birds and birds would 
  D                                   C
send my thoughts your way

Read more article: http://guitardomination.net/strum-patterns-to-make-you-strum-like-a-pro/

All example of chords lyrics from: chordstv

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