Xavier Rudd - Better People Chords

 

F

variations
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
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2
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1
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
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1
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
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1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3
1
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X

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
1
4

A

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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3
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1
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
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X

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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2
1
1
1
4

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

C

variations
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
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1
         
         
         
         
         
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4
3
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1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4
4
4
X
6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3
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1
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6 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
1
4
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
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1
1

11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo
F People saving wAhales, And giving your tBhanks to our seCas, My rFespect to the ones in the Aforest, Standing Bup for our old tCrees

Chorus

This strumming pattern is pretty common in xaviers songs. Use it at this
chorus, and for the rest of the song after this chorus.

F B C B

e|-----x----x------x----x-------x----x-------x----x---| B|-----x----x------x----x-------x----x-------x----x---| G|-----x----x------x----x-------x----x-------x----x---| D|-----x----x------x----x-------x----x-------x----x---| A|-----x----x----2-x--2-x-----4-x--4-x-----2-x--2-x---| E|---2-x--2-x------x----x-------x----x-------x----x---|
Them giving fFood to the hungry, BHope to the needy, GivingC life to a baby, Giving Bcare for free, 'Cause there is Ffreedom around us, We have Beverything we need, And I will Ccare for you, 'Cause you Bcare for me. And we alFl have opinions, BSome of them get through, But theres Cbetter people, With more Bgood to do. Good to Fdo B C C
Little riff after chorus:
e|-----------------------|
B|---2/6----6/7----7/9---|
FAnd what I have could be my seAarch Or just some woBrds from my Cheart My rFespect to the ones making chAanges For all the lBives theyll give their aCll Like them giving fFood to the hungry, BHope to the needy, GivingC life to a baby, Giving Bcare for free, 'Cause there is Ffreedom around us, We have Beverything we need, And I will Ccare for you, 'Cause you Bcare for me. And we alFl have opinions, BSome of them get through, But theres Cbetter people, With more Bgood to do. Good to Fdo B C C
Riff after chorus:
e|-----------------------|
B|---2/6----6/7----7/9---|
When our wBorld it keeps spinning round andF round it goes Human nBature keeps on spreading its diFsease And our cBhildren keep growing up with wFhat they know From what we Ateach and what theyC see And it's oBnly a question of the tFime we have And the liBves that our children nCeed Cause they can Bonly keep growing up with wFhat they know And what we Ateach, and what they sCee Like giving food tFo the hungry, BHope to the needy, GivingC life to a baby, Giving Bcare for free, 'Cause there is Ffreedom around us, We have Beverything we need, And I will Ccare for you, 'Cause you Bcare for me. And we alFl have opinions, BSome of them get through, But theres Cbetter people, With more Bgood to do. Good to Fdo B C C Oooo good to Fdo B C C

F

End
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B|----2/6--6/11--11---6/7------|
| / slide up | \ slide down | h hammer-on | p pull-off | x Mute note