21 Guns Chords – Green Day

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    Tuning: Standard(E-A-D-G-B-e)
    CHORDS: A, A#, A#5[p], C, C5[p], Dm, F, F5[p], F5[p]/E
    You can use the regular chords instead of power chords.

    Strumming Pattern 1: DD DU
    Strumming Pattern 2: DDD DU
    Strumming 3 for Chorus:
    DD D Last down muted by right hand.
    Capo: None

    21 Guns Chords Progression

    INTRO

    Intro Chords: (Dm) (A#5[p]) (F5[p]) (C5[p])
    You can also use the regular parent chords.

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    e|---1--|--------|---5---|---0---|
    B|------|---3----|-------|-------|
    G|------|--------|-------|-------|
    D|------|--------|-------|-------| x2
    A|------|--------|-------|-------|
    E|------|--------|-------|-------|
       (Dm)  (A#5[p]) (F5[p]) (C5[p])
    

    Verse 1

    Strumming 2 on (C) chord only
    On rest of the chords -> strumming 1
    (Dm)Do you (A#)know what’s worth (F)fighting (C)for,
    (Dm)When it’s (A#)not worth (F)dying (C)for?
    (Dm)Does it (A#)take you (F)breath (C)away
    And you (A#)feel yourself suff(C)ocating?

    (Dm)Does the (A#)pain weight (F)out the (C)pride?
    (Dm)And you (A#)look for a (F)place to (C)hide?
    (Dm)Does some(A#)one break your (F)heart ins(C)ide?
    You’re in (A#)ruins… (C)
    4 down-strokes on (A#) and (C) each in last line.

    Chorus

    You can also use the regular chords
    instead of power chords.

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Lay down your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])Give up the (C5[p])fight.

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Throw up your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])into the.. (C5[p])sky,
    You and (A#5[p]).. I .. (F5[p]) .. (C5[p])

    Verse 2

    Strumming 2 on (C) chord only
    On rest of the chords -> strumming 1
    (Dm)When you’re (A#)at the (F)end of the (C)road
    (Dm)And you (A#)lost all (F)sense of cont(C)rol.
    (Dm)And your tho(A#)ughts have (F)taken their (C)toll
    When your (A#)mind breaks the spirit of your (C)soul.

    (Dm)Your (A#)faith walks on (F)broken gl(C)ass
    (Dm)And the (A#)hangover (F)doesn’t (C)pass.
    (Dm)Nothing’s (A#)ever (F)built to (C)last
    You’re in (A#)ruins… (C)
    4 down-strokes on (A#) and (C) each in last line.

    Chorus

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Lay down your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])Give up the (C5[p])fight.

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Throw up your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])into the.. (C5[p])sky,
    You and (A#5[p]).. I .. (F5[p]) .. (C5[p])

    Bridge

    (Dm)Did you (A#)try to (F)live on your (C)own,
    (Dm)When you (A#)burned down the (F)house and (A)home?
    (Dm)Did you (A#)stand too (F)close to the (A)fire?
    Like a (A#)liar looking for forg(C)iveness from a stone.

    Interlude 1

    Guitar 1 Plays the chords:
    { (F5[p]) .. (F5[p]/E) .. (Dm)
    (C) .. (A#5[p])
    (F5[p]) (C5[p]) } x2
    (A#5[p]) (F5[p]) (A)

    Guitar 2:

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    e|-------------|-----------|---------|---------|----------|---------|------------|
    B|-------10----|-8--10-----|---------|---------|----------|---------|----------8-|
    G|----------10-|-------10--|--7-10-7-|-9--10-7-|-----7----|---------|-9---9-10---| [x2]
    D|----10-------|-----------|---------|---------|---8---8--|--10-7---|------------|
    A|--8----------|-----------|---------|---------|----------|-------8-|------------|
    E|-------------|-----------|---------|---------|----------|---------|------------|
    Chords   (F)     (F5[p]/E)    (Dm)       (C)     (A#5[p])   (F5[p])    (C5[p])
    
    e|-----------|---------|------------|
    B|-----------|---------|------------|
    G|----7------|---------|-9--9--9--9-|
    D|------8----|-10-7----|------------|
    A|--------8--|------8--|------------|
    E|--6--------|---------|------------|
       (A#5[p])    (F5[p])      (A)
    

    Interlude 2

    Guitar 1 Plays the chords:
    (Dm) (A#5[p]) (F5[p]) (C5[p])

    Guitar 2:

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    e|---1--|--------|---5---|---0---|
    B|------|---3----|-------|-------|
    G|------|--------|-------|-------|
    D|------|--------|-------|-------| x2
    A|------|--------|-------|-------|
    E|------|--------|-------|-------|
       (Dm)  (A#5[p]) (F5[p]) (C5[p])
    

    Verse 3

    Strumming 2 on (C) chord only
    On rest of the chords -> strumming 1
    (Dm)When it’s (A#)time to (F)live and let (C)die,
    (Dm)And you (A#)can’t get an(F)other (C)try,
    (Dm)Something (A#)inside this (F)heart has (C)died,
    You’re in (A#)ruins… (C)
    1 down-strokes on (A#) and (C) each in last line.

    Chorus

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Lay down your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])Give up the (C5[p])fight.

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Throw up your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])into the.. (C5[p])sky,

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Lay down your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])Give up the (C5[p])fight.

    (F5[p])One,.. (F5[p]/E)21..(Dm)guns,
    (C)Throw up your (A#5[p])arms,
    (F5[p])into the.. (C5[p])sky,
    You and (A#5[p]).. I .. (F5[p]) .. (C5[p])

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