Dire Straits – Sultans Of Swing Ukulele Chords

Voice Range: AC (1 octave + 4 half tones) – how to use this?

 

Intro:

|Dm      |Dm  C   |       x4

 

Verse:
You get a Dmshiver in the dark
It’s Craining in the A#park but Ameantime     A
DmSouth of the river you Cstop and you A#hold everyAthing       A
FA band is blowing FDixie double fCour time      C
A#You feel alrA#ight when you hear that music Dmring    Dm           A#      --     C

 

Verse:
Well, now you Dmstep inside but you Cdon’t see A#too many Afaces     A
DmComing in out of the Crain to hear the A#jazz go dAown      A
FCompetitioFn in other Cplaces       C
A#Oh, but the hornA#s, they’re blowing that soDmund     Dm
A#      --     CWay on down south
A#      --     CWay on down south DmLondon town

 

Instrumental    x2:

|Dm    C |A#      |C       |C       |

 

Verse:
You check out Dmguitar, George  C        A#He knows Aall the chords   A
DmMind it’s strictly rhythm, he Cdoesn’t wanna A#make it cry or Asing      A
FLeft-handed Fold guitar is Call he can afCford
A#When he gets up under the A#lights to play his Dmthing     A#      --     C

 

DmAnd Harry doesn’t Cmind    A#if he doesn’t Amake the sceneA
DmHe’s got a daytime Cjob, he’s dA#oing    alrAight       A
FHe can play the Fhonky tonk like aCnything     C
A#Saving it uA#p for Friday nighDmt        A#      --     C
With the SultansA#      --     C
With the Sultans of SDmwing

 

Instrumental    x2:

|Dm    C |A#      |C       |C       |

 

Verse:
And a Dmcrowd of young boys, they’re Cfooling aA#round in the Acorner     A
DmDrunk and dressed in their Cbest brown baggies A#and their platAform soles     A
FThey don’t give a damFn about any trCumpet-playing bCand
A#It ain’t what they A#call “Rock ‘n’ DmRoll”    A#      --     C
And the SultansA#      --     C
Yeah, the Sultans, they play CDmreole

 

Instrumental    x2:

|Dm    C |A#      |C       |C       |

 

Solo:

|Dm      |C   A#  |A       |A       |
|Dm      |C   A#  |A       |A       |
|F       |F       |C       |C       |
|A#      |A#      |Dm      |Dm  A#  |
|C       |C   A#  |C       |C       |

 

Verse:
DmAnd then the man, he Csteps right uA#p to the Amicrophone     A
DmAnd says at Clast just as the A#time bell Arings      A
FGoodnighFt, now it’s Ctime to go Chome.”
A#Then he makes it A#fast with one more tDmhing,  A#      --     C
“We are the SultansA#      --     C
We are the Sultans of SDmwing.”

 

Instrumental    x2:

|Dm    C |A#      |C       |C       |

 

Outro Solo:

|Dm    C |A#      |C       |C       |