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The Weekend – Blinding Lights

Today we are learning to play the synth line from The Weekends monster hit Blinding Lights. This song is drenched in 80s nostalgia and it translates really nicely onto the ukulele. Lets crack on learn to play it.

Below is a example of how it should sound.

The Weekend Ukulele Tabs

If you are completely unfamiliar with the numbers but still want to learn this song. My handy guide on how to read ukulele tabs will help you.

There’s nothing much to this ukulele riff at all. The string skipping could pose a problem if you are super new to the ukulele.
I’m using the nail of my finger as I find it means I can play the song a lot faster.

This is part of a small project I’m working on. 30 days of learning new songs on the ukulele. You can check out all the other songs by clicking the link below.

The Basics

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