I Want It That Way Uke tab by Backstreet Boys

10 Chords used in the song: Em, C, D, G, Am, B7, E, A, F#m, Bm

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Year:  2001
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3.9
(Intermediate)
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Em Em-C C      D D        Em Em-C C-G G           
Yeah !

Em Em C C-G G Em Em C C-G G
You are, my fi...re, the one, desi...re,
Em Em C C G G Em Em D D G G
believe, when I say, I want it that way.
Em Em C C G G Em Em C C G G
But we, are two worlds apart, can't reach to
Em Em C C G G Em Em D D G G
your heart, when you say, that I want it that way.

C C Am Am D D G G
Tell me why, ain't nothin' but a heartache,
C C Am Am D D G G
tell me why, ain't nothin' but a mistake,
C C Am Am D D G G Em Em D D G G
tell me why, I never wanna hear you say, I want it that way.

Em Em C C-G G Em Em C C-G G
Am Am I your fi...re, your one desi...re ?
Em Em C C G G Em Em D D G G
Yes, I know, it' s too late, but I want it that way.

C C Am Am D D G G
Tell me why, ain't nothin' but a heartache,
C C Am Am D D G G
tell me why, ain't nothin' but a mistake,
C C Am Am D D G G Em Em B7 B7
tell me why, I never wanna hear you say, I want it that way.

Em Em G G
Now I can see that we're falling apart,
C C Am Am B7 B7
from the way that it used to be, yeah.

Em Em G G
No matter the distance, I want you to know,
C C D D
that deep down inside of me


Em Em D D-G G Em Em D D-G G
You are, my fi...re, the one, des...ire,
Em Em D D G G Em Em
you are, you are, you are, you are.
D D - - - - -
Don't wanna hear you say :

D D E E A A D D E E A A
Ain't nothin' but a heartache, ain't nothin' but a mistake,
D D E E A A F#m F#m E E A A
I never wanna hear you say, I want it that way

D D Bm Bm E E A A
Tell me why, ain't nothin' but a heartache,
D D Bm Bm E E A A
tell me why, ain't nothin' but a mistake,
D D Bm Bm E E A A F#m F#m E E A A
tell me why, I never wanna hear you say, I want it that way.

D D Bm Bm E E A A
Tell me why, ain't nothin' but a heartache,
D D Bm Bm E E A A
ain't nothin' but a mistake,
D D Bm Bm E E A A F#m F#m E E A A
tell me why, I never wanna hear you say, I want it that way.


F#m F#m E E A A
'cause, I want it that way.



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For me in the Chorus, don't use the Am chord, it sounds good without it
18 Feb 2020
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