Yellow Uke tab by Coldplay

5 Chords used in the song: B, F#, E, G#m, A

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Intro : 
[B B][B B][B B][B B]
[B B][B B][F# F#][F# F#]
[E E][E E][B B][B B]


1st verse :
B B B B F# F#
Look at the stars, look how they shine for you
F# F# E E E E
And everything that you do, yeah they were all yellow
B B B B F# F#
I came along, I wrote a song for you
F# F# E E E E B B
And all the things you do, and it was called yellow
B B F# F#
So then I took my turn,
F# F# E E E E B B B B
Oh what a thing to have done, and it was all yellow



Chorus :
G#m G#m F# F#
Your skin, oh yeah your and bones
G#m G#m F# F#
Turn in to something beautiful
G#m G#m F# F# G#m G#m>let ring
you know, you know I love you so
G#m G#m
You know I love you so


[B B][B B][F# F#][F# F#]
[E E][E E][B B][B B]



2nd verse :
B B B B F# F#
I swam across, I jumped across for you
F# F# E E E E
Oh what a thing to do, cause you are all yellow
B B B B F# F#
I drew a line, I drew a line for you
F# F# E E E E B B B B
Oh what a thing to do, cos it was all yellow




Chorus :
G#m G#m F# F#
Your skin, oh yeah your and bones
G#m G#m F# F#
Turn in to something beautiful
G#m G#m F# F# G#m G#m>let ring
you know, for you I'd bleed myself dry
G#m G#m
For you i'd bleed myself dry


[B B][B B][F# F#][F# F#]
[E E][E E][B B][B B]



Bridge :
B B B B F# F#
It's true, look how they shine for you
F# F# E E
Look how they shine for you
E E B B
Look how they shine
B B F# F#
Look how they shine for you
F# F# E E
Look how they shine for you
E E
Look how they shine



Outro :
B B B B A A
Look at the stars, look how they shine for you,
A A E E>let ring
and all the things you do

 

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JasRig avatar
Personally, I think it's easier to play it transponed -2 Half-Steps, but a great tab!
01 Jan 2018
mquaife avatar
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Nice tab - thanks!
24 Jan 2010
About this song

"Yellow" is a song by English alternative rock band Coldplay. The band wrote the song and co-produced it with British record producer Ken Nelson for their debut album, Parachutes. The song's lyrics are a reference to band vocalist Chris Martin's unrequited love, and its musicscape is built on a varied instrumentation. The song was released in June 2000 as the second single off the album, following "Shiver", and the lead single in the United States. The single reached number four in the UK Singles Chart, giving the band their first top-five hit in the United Kingdom.