Everybody Wants To Rule The World

Everybody Wants To Rule The World

This is quite possibly my favourite song from the 80s. I initially became aware of this band due to hearing them on one of the GTA: Vice City radio stations. Lets learn to play it on the ukulele.

What Are We Learning To Play?

Below is a video of what you will be able to play by the end of this post. 

Ukulele Tabs

This is one of them songs that we can make it a lot easier on ourselves if get our fingers in the correct positions before plucking any strings.  Place your ring finger on the 4th fret of the C string. Your middle finger needs to be hovering over the E string ready to place it on the 5th fret after we slide down the neck. Then place your first finger on the 2nd fret of the A.

A |---------2-----|-------2-----|----|--4-4---2---2-2-2---2-2-2-|
E |-----5-----5---|---5-----5---|----|--5-5---3---3-3-3---3-3-3-|
C |-4/6---6-----6-|-6---6-----6-|-x8-|--4-4---2---2-2-2---2-2-2-|
G |---------------|-------------|----|--4-4---2---2-2-2---2-2-2-|

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Welcome To The Jungle

Complete your first lesson

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Complete The Basics

The Basics

In this section, we will cover everything you need to know about starting to play the ukulele.