Riptide Uke tab by Vance Joy

4 Chords used in the song: Am, G, C, F

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Artist: 
Year:  2014
Difficulty: 
2
(Beginner)
Key: C, AmChords
Am Am           G G                   C C (x2)

Am Am G G C C
I was scared of dentists and the dark,
Am Am G G C C
I was scared of pretty girls and starting conversations,
Am Am G G C C
Oh all my friends are turning green,
Am Am G G C C
You're the magicians assistant in their dreams.

Am Am G G C C
Ooh, ooh ooh
Am Am G G C C (hold)
Ooh, and they come unstuck

Am Am G G C C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
C C Am Am
taken away to the dark side,
G G C C
I wanna be your left hand man.
Am Am G G C C
I love you when you're singing that song and,
C C Am Am
I got a lump in my throat 'cause
G G C C
you're gonna sing the words wrong

Am Am G G C C
There's this movie that I think you'll like,
Am Am G G C C
this guy decides to quit his job and heads to New York City,
Am Am G G C C
this cowboy's running from himself.
Am Am G G C C
And she's been living on the highest shelf

Am Am G G C C
Ooh, ooh ooh
Am Am G G C C (hold)
Ooh, and they come unstuck

Am Am G G C C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
C C Am Am
taken away to the dark side,
G G C C
I wanna be your left hand man.
Am Am G G C C
I love you when you're singing that song and,
C C Am Am
I got a lump in my throat 'cause
G G C C
you're gonna sing the words wrong

Fingerpicking

Am Am G G
I just wanna, I just wanna know,
C C F F
If you're gonna, if you're gonna stay,
Am Am G G
I just gotta, I just gotta know,
C C F F (strum and hold)
I can't have it, I can't have it any other way

Strum once and hold:
Am Am G G C C
I swear she's destined for the screen,
Am Am G G C C
Closest thing to Michelle Pfeiffer that you've ever seen, oh


Am Am G G C C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
C C Am Am
taken away to the dark side,
G G C C
I wanna be your left hand man.
Am Am G G C C
I love you when you're singing that song and,
C C Am Am
I got a lump in my throat 'cause
G G C C
you're gonna sing the words wrong

Am Am G G C C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
C C Am Am
taken away to the dark side,
G G C C
I wanna be your left hand man.
Am Am G G C C
I love you when you're singing that song and,
C C Am Am
I got a lump in my throat 'cause
G G C C
you're gonna sing the words wrong

Am Am G G C C
Lady, running down to the riptide,
C C Am Am
taken away to the dark side,
G G C C
I wanna be your left hand man.
Am Am G G C C
I love you when you're singing that song and,
C C Am Am
I got a lump in my throat 'cause
G G C C
you're gonna sing the words wrong
C C Am Am G G C C
I got a lump in my throat 'cause you're gonna sing the words wrong.



Also excuse the weird spacing of the chords. Just listen to zee song and you will get
it in no time at all.

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I use DD UDU
19 Sep 2021
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I used D DU UDUD
22 Aug 2020
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i used DD UDU (official ver.)
23 Oct 2019
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I use D DU UDU
03 Jul 2019
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Genial
23 Feb 2019
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Kaliszek avatar
It should be Am G Cx2 didn't you mess it up a lil?
10 Jan 2019
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Whats the notes in the finger picking?
24 Apr 2018
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