Seven Nation Army Uke tab by The White Stripes

2 Chords used in the song: C, A

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I figured this out today after school when I was bored :) It's the full song.
I had to do this song from memory, so it may be a bit out of order. Email me on [email protected] and I'll fix it. Cheers.


INTRO:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------|
C|--------------------------------| x 2
G|--------------------------------|

DRUMS COME IN HERE (still intro)

A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------|
C|--------------------------------| x 2
G|--------------------------------|


VERSE ONE:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------| once for each line of words
C|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|

I'm gonna fight 'em off
A A seven nation army couldn't hold me back
They're gonna rip it off
Taking their time right behind my back


VERSE TWO:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------| once for each line of words
C|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|

And I'm talkin' to myself at night
Because I can't forget
Back and forth through my mind
Behind a cigarette

C C A A
And the message comin' from my eyes says leave it alone...
(Continuous downwards strumming)



CHORUS

A|---7----7--10--7---5---3----2------------------------|
E|---7----7--10--7---5---3----2------------------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|

A|---7----7--10--7---5---3---5---3----2----------------|
E|---7----7--10--7---5---3---5---3----2----------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|



A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------|
C|--------------------------------| x 2 (no words)
G|--------------------------------|

VERSE THREE:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------| once for each line of words
C|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|

Don't wanna hear about it
Every single one's got a story to tell
Everyone knows about it
From the Queen of England to the hounds of hell


VERSE FOUR:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------| once for each line of words
C|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|

And if I catch you comin' back my way
I'm gonna serve it to you
And that ain't what you want to hear
But that's what I'll do


C C A A
And the feeling coming from my bones says find a home...


CHORUS

A|---7----7--10--7---5---3----2------------------------|
E|---7----7--10--7---5---3----2------------------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|

A|---7----7--10--7---5---3---5---3----2----------------|
E|---7----7--10--7---5---3---5---3----2----------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|



A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------|
C|--------------------------------| x 2 (no words)
G|--------------------------------|

VERSE FIVE:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------| once for each line of words
C|--------------------------------|
G|--------------------------------|

I'm going to Wichita
Far from this opera for evermore
I'm gonna work the saw
Make a sweat drip out of every pore


VERSE SIX:
A|-------4------------------------|
E|--6--6---6--4-2----1------------| once for each line of words
C|--------------------------------| with a slight exeption here
G|--------------------------------|

And I'm bleeding, and I'm bleeding, and I'm bleeding
Right before the lord
All the words are gonna bleed from me
And I will think no more


C C A A
And the stains comin' from my blood tell me "Go back home"...


CHORUS

A|---7----7--10--7---5---3----2------------------------|
E|---7----7--10--7---5---3----2------------------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|
x 2
A|---7----7--10--7---5---3---5---3----2----------------|
E|---7----7--10--7---5---3---5---3----2----------------|
C|-----------------------------------------------------|
G|-----------------------------------------------------|

 

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UkuleleLULULU avatar
I think this intro be better.
A|———4——-———-————4—————-——|
E|—6–6—6–4-2——1———6–6—6--4-2--4--2--1|
C|—————————————————————|
G|—————————————————————|
05 Nov 2016
UkeChicken avatar
What happened to the tap dancer?
He fell in the sink!
16 Jun 2010
UkeInHand avatar
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Brilliant, absolutely loved the riff, very well done :D
13 Mar 2010
koromiko avatar
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yep works ive been looking for this for ages
12 Mar 2010
About this song

"Seven Nation Army" is the first track on the album Elephant by American alternative rock band The White Stripes. It was released as a single in 2003, and is one of the best-known songs from the band. Seven Nation Army reached #1 on the modern rock Tracks for three weeks and won 2004's Grammy Award for Best rock Song. The song is known for its underlying riff, which plays throughout most of the song.