MGMT – Kids Ukulele Tutorial

The original is in the key of F#m

 

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

Intro x2:

   Em          C           G           D
A|----0--2--5--7---9-7--5--2-----------0-----------|
E|-3-----------0-----------3-----------2-----------|   
C|-4-----------0-----------2-----------2-----------|     x3
G|-0-----------0-----------0-----------2-----------|

 

   Em          C           G           D
A|----0--2--0------0-------2-----------3-2---0-----|
E|-3-----------3-----3-----3---------------3---3-2-|   
C|-4-----------0-------2/4-2-----------------------|
G|-0-----------0-----------0-----------------------|

 

Verse:
EmYou were a cChild
Crawling on your kGnees toward it    D
EmMaking momma so Cproud
GBut your voice is too Dloud
Em          C        We like to watch Gyou laughing  D
EmYou pick the insects off Cplants
GNo time to think of conseDquences

 

Chorus:
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD

 

Verse:
EmThe water is Cwarm
But it’s sending Gme shivers    D
Em     A baby is Cborn
G    Crying out for atDtention
Em    Memories Cfade
Like looking through a Gfogged mirror     D
Em     Decisions too
DeCcisions are made and not Gbought
But I thought this wouldn’t Dhurt a lot
I guess not

 

Chorus:
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD

 

Solo:
C    D      Em    F#m
G    Am    C      D

 

Instrumental:
G

 

Chorus:
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD

 

EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD
EmControl yourself   C
Take only what you Gneed from it    D
EmA family of Ctrees wantingG to be hauntedD

 

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