Cancer Uke tab by My Chemical Romance

9 Chords used in the song :

Add tab to your SongBook

View these chords for the Baritone

Transpose chords:
Tablature / ChordsFont size: A- A A+

Don't know how to read a tab or a chord ? Check out these uke lessons:

Detailed guide to strumming and picking
How to read uke tabs
Reading chord diagrams

Original tuning : -2.0 step(s) [ ? ]

This sounds true to the live versions if you want true to the studio recording transpose it up two half steps

D chordD A chordA Bm chordBm
Turn away if you could get me a drink of water
Gm chordGm
Cuz my lips are chapped and faded
D chordD
Call my Aunt Marie
A chordA Bm chordBm
Help her gather all my things
Gm chordGm
And bury me in all my favorite colors
G chordG Gm chordGm
My sisters and my brothers


A chordA A/C chordA/C Bm chordBm Gm chordGm
Still I will not kiss you
Em chordEm A chordA D chordD
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you

D chordD A chordA Bm chordBm
Now turn away cuz I'm awful just to see
Gm chordGm
Cuz all my hair's abandoned all my body
D chordD
Oh my agony
A chordA Bm chordBm
Know that I will never marry
Gm chordGm
Baby I'm just soggy from the chemo
G chordG
But counting down the days to go


A chordA A/C chordA/C Bm chordBm
It just ain't livin'
Gm chordGm
And I just hope you know
D chordD Gm chordGm
That if you say goodbye today
Bm chordBm Bm chordBm A chordA Gm chordGm F# chordF#
I'd ask you to be true
Em chordEm A chordA Bm chordBm
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you
Bm/C chordBm/C A chordA
Woah
Em chordEm A chordA D chordD
Cuz the hardest part of this is leaving you
About this song

 

Tab comments (2)
You must be logged in to join the discussion
or Register

 

Aesthetic_Loser avatar
flag for US(ISO2) (Marshfield)
oml, nostalgia hit me like a ray of sun dude. fuck.
20 Jan 2020
AryanAlainia avatar
thanks! sounds perfect
18 May 2019
About this song

Representing an intriguing departure from the style presented on previous albums, this song is a vocal/piano duet up until half way through the song where the rest of the band kicks in. Gerard has said that this was to prevent the song from being too depressing. Read more on Last.fm.