Rockstar Uke tab by Nickelback

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VERSE 1
A chordA
I'm through with standing in line to clubs we'll never get in,
D chordD
It's like bottom of the ninth and I'm never gonna win,
G chordG C chordC A chordA
This life hasn't turned out quite the way I want it to be.


VERSE 2
A chordA
I want a brand new house on an episode of Cribs,
D chordD
And a bathroom I can play baseball in,
G chordG C chordC A chordA
And a king size tub big enough for ten plus me.


VERSE 3
A chordA
I'll need a credit card that's got no limit,
D chordD
And a big black jet with a bedroom in it,
G chordG C chordC A chordA
Gonna join the mile-high club at thirty-seven thousand feet.


VERSE 4
A chordA
I want a new tour bus full of old guitars,
D chordD
My own star on Hollywood Boulevard,
G chordG C chordC A chordA
Somewhere between Cher and James Dean is fine for me.


CHORUS INTRO
C chordC
I'm gonna trade this life for fortune and fame,
D chordD
I'd even cut my hair and change my name.


CHORUS 1
A chordA
'Cause we all just want to be big Rockstars,
C chordC
And live in Hilltop Houses driven fifteen cars,
G chordG
The girls come easy and the drugs come cheap,
F chordF G chordG
We'll all stay skinny cause we just won't eat,
A chordA
And we'll hang out in the coolest bars,
C chordC
In the VIP with the movie stars,
G chordG
Every good gold diggers gonna wind up there.
F chordF G chordG
Every playboy bunny with her bleach blonde hair,
C chordC D chordD A chordA
Hey hey i wanna be a Rockstar!
C chordC D chordD A chordA
Hey hey i wanna be a Rockstar!



VERSE 1
A chordA
I wanna be great like Elvis without the tassels,
D chordD
Hire eight body guards who love to beat up assholes,
G chordG C chordC A chordA
Sign a couple autographs so I can eat my meals for free.



VERSE 2
A chordA
I'm gonna dress my ass with the latest fashion,
D chordD
Get a front door key to the Playboy Mansion,
G chordG C chordC A chordA
Gonna date a centerfold that loves to blow my money for me.



CHORUS INTRO
C chordC
I'm gonna trade this life for fortune and fame,
D chordD
I'd even cut my hair and change my name.



CHORUS 2
A chordA
'Cause we all just want to be big Rockstars,
C chordC
And live in Hilltop Houses driven fifteen cars
G chordG
The girls come easy and the drugs come cheap,
F chordF G chordG
We'll all stay skinny cause we just won't eat,
A chordA
And we'll hang out in the coolest bars,
C chordC
In the VIP with the movie stars,
G chordG
Every good gold diggers gonna wind up there,
F chordF G chordG
Every playboy bunny with her bleach blonde hair,
A chordA
And we'll hide out in the private rooms,
C chordC
With the latest dictionary and todays who's who,
G chordG
They'll get you anything with that evil smile,
F chordF G chordG
Everybodys got a drug dealer on speed dial,
C chordC D chordD A chordA
Well Hey hey i wanna be a Rockstar!


BRIDGE
C chordC
I'm gonna sing those songs that offend the censors,
G chordG
Gonna pop my pills from a pez despenser,
C chordC
Get washed up singers writing all my songs,
G chordG
Lip sync 'em everynight so i won't get them wrong!



CHORUS2

C chordC D chordD A chordA
...Hey Hey I wanna be a Rockstar!
C chordC D chordD A chordA (let ring)
Hey hey I wanna Be a Rockstar!

 

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RinTheTrashbin avatar
I use D-D-DUDU for th chorus
and D-D-D-U for the rest
15 Aug 2019
About this song

"Rockstar" is the fifth U.S. single (although later re-released) by the Canadian rock band Nickelback from their 2005 fifth studio album All the Right Reasons. It was only released in the U.S. and Canada, and has since been re-released worldwide. Spoken-word vocals between each verse are provided by Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top. During the song's original release "Far Away" was more successful on the U.S. Hot 100 and U.S.