Human Uke tab by Christina Perri

5 Chords used in the song: G, C, D, Am, Em

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[Intro]
G G C C

[Verse 1]
G G D D C C
I can hold my breath
G G D D C C
I can bite my tongue
G G D D
I can stay awake for days
C C
If thats what you want
G G D D C C
Be your number one

G G D D C C
I can fake a smile
G G D D C C
I can force a laugh
G G D D
I can dance and play the part
C C
If thats what you ask
G G D D C C
Give you all I am

[Pre-Chorus]
Am Am
I can do it
C C
I can do it

Am Am C C
I can do it

[Chorus]
Em Em C C
But Im only human
G G D D
And I bleed when I fall down
Em Em C C
Im only human
G G D D
And I crash and I break down
Em Em C C
Your words in my head, knives in my heart
G G D D
You build me up and then I fall apart
Em Em C C G G D D C C
Im only human

[Verse 2]
G G D D C C
I can turn it on
G G D D C C
Be a good machine
G G D D
I can hold the weight of worlds
C C
If thats what you need
G G D D C C
Be your everything

[Pre-Chorus]
Am Am
I can do it
C C
I can do it
Am Am
Ill get through it

[Chorus]
Em Em C C
But Im only human
G G D D
And I bleed when I fall down
Em Em C C
Im only human
G G D D
And I crash and I break down
Em Em C C
Your words in my head, knives in my heart
G G D D
You build me up and then I fall apart
Em Em C C G G D D Em Em C C G G D D
Im only human

[Bridge]
Am Am
Im only human
C C
Im only human
Am Am C C [stop]
Just a little human

G G C C

G G D D C C
I can take so much
G G D D C C [hold]
Until Ive had enough

[Chorus]
Em Em C C
But Im only human
G G D D
And I bleed when I fall down
Em Em C C
Im only human
G G D D
And I crash and I break down
Em Em C C
Your words in my head, knives in my heart
G G D D
You build me up and then I fall apart
Em Em C C G G D D Em Em C C G G D D C C[End]
Im only human

 

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MeriCook avatar
I used DDU-DDU for strumming
I hope this helps!
31 Aug 2020
MeriCook avatar
I used DDU-DDU for strumming
I hoped this helps
31 Aug 2020
Mad732 avatar
flag for US(ISO2) (Clay city)
mostly right chords ~ I like it
31 Dec 2019
IyahEun avatar
Yaaas it was nice
11 Sep 2019
Herraa avatar
so good for me
21 Aug 2019
SimplyMe avatar
Not the right chords
08 Feb 2018
About this song

Human is the lead single from Christina Perri's 2014 studio album, "Head Or Heart" It was released on November 18, 2013 in the USA and Canada. Like previous singles "Jar of Hearts" and "Arms", "Human" is largely built around a piano melody. It is a power ballad written in key Ab major, and features a strong build-up towards the chorus.