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Over the past few years we've transcribed many songs and adapted them to work with our ukulele based format.  Along with conventional uke songs we also try and play the unexpected - heavy rock, funk, punk, house.....any song can be conquered by the might uke!

Here are our lyric and chord sheets which are just the bare bones. Don't take them too literally! It might say, "play C," but listen to the original recording for strumming patterns, riffs and embellisments to the basic chord that you can use to get closer to the essence of the song.

For the inexpereienced, don't be put off by unknown chords that 'look' complicated. More often than not it's just a matter of taking the basic chord that you already know and adding or taking away a finger.  Here is a good ukulele chord finder

Feel free to download any that you think you can have some fun with.
Come back soon as we will regularly add new songs.

 
1999 - Prince
A Horse With No Name - America
Ain't Nobody - Chaka Khan
Always Look On The Bright Side of Life - Monty Python. A great one for audience participation
Another One Bites The Dust - Queen
Babylon - David Gray
Bad Case Of Loving You - Robert Palmer
Bat Out Of Hell - Meatloaf
Blowin' Smoke - Kacey Musgrave
Boys Of Summer - Don Henley
Budapest - George Ezra
Cake By The Ocean - DNCE
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Country Honk - Rolling Stones
Country Roads - John Denver
Crazy Lttle Thing Called Love - Queen
Dakota - Stereophonics
Daydream Believer - The Monkees
Dedicated Follower of Fashion - The Kinks
Delilah - Tom Jones
Desperado - The Eagles
Don't Get Me Wrong - The Pretenders
Don't Worry Baby - A great Terry Reid Version, slower than the Beach Boys.   Hear it on You Tube
Don't Stop - Fleetwood Mac
Don't Stop Believing - Journey
Dreaming of You - The Coral
End Of The Line - The Traveling Wilburys. All their songs work well on uke
Everybody's Talking - Harry Nilsson
Faith - George Michael
Float On - Modest Mouse
For Your Love - The Yardbirds
Freedom - George Michael
From Now On - The Greatest Showman
Get It Right Next Time - Gerry Raferty
Get This Party Started - Pink
Girls Talk - Dave Edmunds
Got My Mind Set On You - George Harrison
Half The World Away - Oasis
Handle With Care - The Traveling Wilburys
Harvest For The World - The Isley Brothers
Heroes - David Bowie
Highway To Hell - AC/DC (Hayseed Dixie version)
Ho Hey - The Lumineers. A great crowd pleaser
Hold Back The River - James Bay
Honey Don't - The Beatles. A bit of rock'n'roll fun
Hotel California - The Eagles (Acoustic Version) Hear it on You Tube
How Come - Ronnie Lane
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) - Marvin Gaye or James Taylor
Human - Rag 'n' Bone Man
I Just Dropped In - Kenny Rogers (used in The Big Lebowski)
I'm On Fire - Bruce Springsteen
I'm Still Standing - Elton John
In The Backyard - Hayseed Dixie - masters at playing the unexpected
Irish Way - The O'Reilleys and The Paddy Hats
I Will Wait - Mumford & Sons. Great music for the ukuele player
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day - Roy Wood. Come December you will be asked for this
Kiss - Prince
Last Christmas - George Michael
Learn To Fly - Foo Fighters
Leaving On A Jet Plane - Peter, Paul & Mary
Listen To The Music - Doobie Brothers
Little Lion Man - Mumford & Sons. Fun to play and a great crowd pleaser
Losing My Religion - REM
Love Cats - The Cure
Love The One You're With  - Crosby, Stills & Nash. All their songs adapt nicely for the uke
Man Of Constant Sorrow -  A bit of fun - sung by George Clooney in Brother Where Art Thou
Man Of The Hour - Pearl Jam
Maps - Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs
Marrakesh Express - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Mary Jane - Tom Petty
Maxine - The Traveling Wilburys
Minnie The Moocher - Cab Calloway
Moondance - Van Morrison
My Friend The Sun - Family. A beautful song that works well on uke. Hear it on You Tube
Never Tear Us Apart - INXS
No One Knows - Queens Of The Stone Age
Not Worthy - Jack Savoretti
Old Time Rock 'n' Roll - Bob Seger. A bit of rock'n'roll fun
One Day Like This - Elbow
One Man Band - Roger Daltrey, Leo Sayer
Ooh La La - Ronnie Lane
Over My Shoulder - Mike & The Mechanics
Paradise City - Guns 'n' Roses. Country version of a popular heavy rock song. Hear it on You Tube
Peaceful Easy Feeling - The Eagles. The Eagles guitar based music is great for uke players
Peaches - The Stranglers
Plastic Jesus - Paul Newman in Cool Hand Luke. Every uke player should know this one.  Play it fast!
Psycho Killer - Talking Heads. The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britian do a good version of this.
Ramblin' Man - Allman Brothers Band
Reason To Believe - Tim Harding
Rock Star - Nickelback
Rose Of Cimarron - Poco
Roxanne - The Police
Ruby - Kenny Rogers
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Bruce Springsteen. Another one for the Christmas set
Say Something - Justin Timberlake
Sex Is On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Sharp Dressed Man - ZZ Top
Skin - Rag 'n' Bone Man
Sh-Boom "Life could be a dream......" - The Overtones
Somebody I Used To Know - Gotye
Something Got Me Started - Simply Red
Somewhere In My Heart - Aztec Camera
Somewhere Over The Rainbow Israel (Izzy) Kamakawiwo'ole. My favourite uke version
Spider To The Fly - Rolling Stones
Starman - David Bowie
Squeeze Box - The Who
Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - U2
Strange Things - Tom Jones
Stuck In The Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
Summer Breeze - Isley Brothers
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Teach Your Children - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Tell Her About It - Billy Joel
The Cave - Mumford & Sons
The Heart Of Saturday Night - Tom Waites
The Passenger - Iggy Pop
The Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits
The Weight - The Band
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
This Train Is Bound For Glory - Mumford & Sons (plus guests)
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
Times Like These - Foo Fighters
Tiny Dancer - Elton John
Toothpaste Kisses - The Macabees
Trail Of The Lonesome Pine - Laurel and Hardy
Turn on, Tune in, Cop Out - Freak Power
Valerie - The Zutons
Wake Me Up - Avicii
Waterloo Sunset - The Kinks
Weather With You - Crowded House
Werewolves of London - Warren Zevon
What A Day For A Daydream - Lovin' Spoonful
When I'm 64 - The Beatles
When I'm Dead & Gone - McGuiness Flint
Whiskey In The Jar - Thin Lizzy
Whispering Grass - Windsor Davies & Don Estelle
White Christmas - Have it up your sleeve for the Christmas parties
Whole Wide World - Wreckless Eric (Bad Shepherds version)
Why Did You Do It - Stretch
Wild Wood - Paul Weller
Wild World - Cat Stevens
With A Little Help From My Friends - Joe Cocker version
Wonderful Life - Black
Yellow - Cold Play
Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots part 1 - The Flaming Lips
You Make My Dreams Come True - Hall & Oates
You're The Best Thing - The Style Council