Best Friend Uke tab by Foster The People

6 Chords used in the song: Em, F, G, Am, Dm, C/E

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Chorus:
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When your best friend's all strung out)
Em Em F F
You do everything you can
G G Am Am
'Cause you're never gonna let it get 'em down
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When you find it all around)
Em Em F F G G Am Am
Yeah, it comes in waves but it's hardest from the start


Verse 1:
Am Am
Feelings sleeping in the field again
G G
I can feel, I can feel, I can feel
Am Am Dm Dm Em Em
It's beginning to end
Am Am
Premonitions smiling in the dark
G G
I can see, I can see, I can see
Dm Dm C/E C/E F F
The story's starting to arc
G G
It dries up


Pre-chorus:
Am Am
I've been a spoken word
Am Am
I've been a river bed
Am Am
I've been a rabid force
Am Am
And let it flow out from within
G G Dm Dm C/E C/E
Sometimes it feels like I only dream in black and white
F F G G
And color's so oh


Chorus 2:
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When your best friend's all strung out)
Em Em F F
You do everything you can
G G Am Am
'Cause you're never gonna let it get 'em down
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When you find it all around)
Em Em F F
Yeah you say it's what you need
G G Am Am
And hide your eyes when you're close to me
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(With your feet up in the clouds)
Em Em F F G G Am Am
Well, it comes to waves but it's hardest from the start


Verse 2:
Am Am
Waves in theta sleeping into dreams
G G
I can feel, I can feel, I can feel
Am Am Dm Dm Em Em
The celestial beings
Am Am
Wilted pleasures leave you with a breath
G G
I can see, I can see, I can see
Dm Dm C/E C/E F F
The beauty in the mess
G G
It dries up


Pre-chorus 2:
Am Am
I've been a river bed
Am Am
I tried to salt the wound
Am Am
I've carried more than I can
Am Am
I feel I've got a lot to prove
G G Dm Dm C/E C/E
Sometimes it feels like I only dream in black and white
F F G G
And color's so oh


Chorus 3:
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When your best friend's all strung out)
Em Em F F
You do everything you can
G G Am Am
'Cause you're never gonna let it get 'em down
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When you find it all around)
Em Em F F
Yeah you say it's what you need
G G Am Am
And hide your eyes when you're close to me
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(With your feet up in the clouds)
Em Em F F G G Am Am
You oughta know that I'm here no matter where you wanna go
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(With your head hanging upside down)
Em Em F F G G Am Am
Well, it comes to waves but it's hardest from the start


Bridge:
F F Am Am G G Em Em F F
I am here, no matter where you are
Am Am G G Em Em
I'm waiting here with open arms
F F
No matter where you are
Am Am G G Em Em
Sometimes you have to wait until it passes by
F F
Like a satellite or star
Am Am G G Em Em
No matter where you are


Instrumental (x2): Em Em F F G G Am Am


Ending:
Em Em F F G G Am Am
(When your best friend's all strung out)
Em Em F F G G Am Am
You know it! Uh uh uh uh, uh uh uh uh
Em Em F F G G
(With your feet up in the clouds)
Am Am Em Em F F G G Am Am
Oh yeah, you know it! Uh uh uh uh, uh uh uh uh
Em Em F F G G
(When your best friend's all strung out)
Am Am
Oh yeah, you know it!
Em Em F F G G Am Am
You oughta know that I'm here no matter where you wanna go
Em Em F F G G
(With your head hanging upside down)
Am Am
Oh yeah, you know it!
Em Em F F
That's how you know
G G Am Am
That your best friend's all strung out

 

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