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HEY BROTHER BY AVICII

hey brother

hey brother aviccii guitar tabOn this video we’ll learn how to play Avicii’s song – Hey Brother. Although this is a dance song by a Swedish DJ, this song has some very distinct guitar parts which makes it a very cool song to be played on a guitar.

Hey Brother” is a dance song by Swedish DJ and producer Avicii from his debut studio album, True (2013). It features uncredited vocals from American bluegrass singer Dan Tyminski, and was written by Avicii, Ash Pournouri, Salem Al Fakir and Vincent Pontare. The song was solicited to Australian radio on 9 October 2013 as a promotional single from True.[2][3] It was released as the album’s third single on 28 October 2013 in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.Wikipedia page

How to Play Hey Brother



My own video tutorial of this song will be uploaded soon but for now, I have selected a great video from youtube that will also explains how to play this song.

Hey Brother Guitar Chords

Below are the guitar chords for the song. Remember to put the capo on the 3rd fret in order to be in the same key as the original song.

 

Hey Brother - Avicii

Time signature is 4/4, but there is an change to 6/4 and back in the verses!

Capo: 3.Fret
|Em     |      |

|Em  |                6/4|C      G       D   4/4|Em
 Hey Brother, there's an endless road to re-   discover.
|Em  |        6/4|C     G        D     4/4|Em
 Hey sister, no  water sweet but blood is  thicker.

|D                 |G         C      |D        |D                            
 Oooh with the the sky comes falling  down, for you, there's 
|G6              C                |Em     |Stop...
 nothing in this world I wouldn't do.

|Em  |            6/4|C       G       D    4/4|Em
 Hey Brother, do you  still believe in one   another?
|Em  |           6/4|C        G       D    4/4|Em
 Hey Sister, do you  still believe in love  I  wonder?

|D                 |G         C      |D        |D                            
 Oooh with the the sky comes falling  down, for you, there's 
|G6              C                |Em     |Stop...
 nothing in this world I wouldn't do.

      |Em          6/4|C       G
ah-ah-ah, What if i'm far from home?
 4/4|                        |Em
Oh   brother I will hear your call.
       6/4|C      G
What if I lose it all?
   |G
Oh sister I will help out!

|D                 |G         C      |D        |D                            
 Oooh with the the sky comes falling  down, for you, there's 
|G6              C                |Em     |Stop...
 nothing in this world I wouldn't do.

||: Em     |C   D    |Em     |G  D/F# :||6x  ---> |Em(Stop)  |Em      ||

|Em  |                6/4|C      G        D   4/4|Em
 Hey Brother, there's an  endless road to re-  discover.
|Em  |           6/4|C        G        D   4/4|Em
 Hey Sister, do you  still believe in  love  I wonder?

|D                 |G         C      |D        |D                            
 Oooh with the the sky comes falling  down, for you, there's 
|G6              C                |Em     |Stop...
 nothing in this world I wouldn't do.

      |Em          6/4|C       G
ah-ah-ah, What if i'm far from home?
 4/4|                        |Em
Oh   brother I will hear your call.
       6/4|C      G
What if I lose it all?
   |G
Oh sister I will help out!

|D                 |G         C      |D        |D                            
 Oooh with the the sky comes falling  down, for you, there's 
|G6              C                |Em     |Stop...
 nothing in this world I wouldn't do.

||: Em     |C   D    |Em     |G  D/F# :||6x  ---> |Em(Stop)
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