Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

Word Up Bass Tab

by Gun
ver1
ver1

Whole song

Interactive

More versions @911Tabs.com
9,351 views 15 this week
1 commentread comment
1 2 3 4 5
accurate
x 3
Autoscroll
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Contributor
Difficulty
Hey! There's an official Ultimate Guitar app which is ideal
for learning songs when you're away from computer. Get the app
WARNING: You are trying to view
                                    content from Ultimate-Guitar.com
                                    in an unauthorized application,
                                    which is prohibited.

                                    Please use an official Ultimate
                                    Guitar Tabs application for iPhone,
                                    iPad or Android to access legitimate
                                    chords, guitar, bass, and drum tabs
                                    from Ultimate-Guitar.com database.

                                    Type "ultimate guitar tabs" in Apple
                                    App Store's or Android Market's
                                    search to find the application.
Artist: Gun
Song: Word Up
Tuning: Standard tuning, E A D G

Very fun song to play, i learned this at college with a bit of help. But most of it was 
easy to pick up after that. Enjoy!


No bass until 00:14

Intro/Verse x6
G:--------------------|
D:--------------------|
A:---------5-5--------|
E:-2-2-000----0-0-222-|

"Chorus" (Word up, everybody say...) x2

(You can play the first riff to the verse, but to make it abit more fun
you can play it in a higher octave...)

G:---------------------|
D:---------------------|
A:---------------------|
E:-9-9-777-5-5-7-7-999-|

Verse x4
G:--------------------|
D:--------------------|
A:---------5-5--------|
E:-2-2-000----0-0-222-|

Chorus x1
G:---------------------|
D:---------------------|
A:---------------------|
E:-9-9-777-5-5-7-7-999-|

Bridge 1 x8
G:---------------|
D:---44---44---4-|
A:---------------|
E:-2----2----2---|

Through Solo x4
G:--------------------|
D:--------------------|
A:---------5-5--------|
E:-2-2-000----0-0-222-|

Bridge 2 x8 (W,O,R,D UP)
G:--------------|
D:---44---44----|
A:--------------|
E:-2----2----3--|

Verse x4
G:--------------------|
D:--------------------|
A:---------5-5--------|
E:-2-2-000----0-0-222-|

Chorus till end
G:---------------------|
D:---------------------|
A:---------------------|
E:-9-9-777-5-5-7-7-999-|

Amy x
comments
We did not receive enough feedback on this tab! Please rate:
print report bad tab
1 2 3 4 5
1 comment total.
0 reply
Andsome wrote on April 12 2011, 07:09 am

If you want to play the higher octave, as you suggest, then you need to play the -9-9-777-5-5-7-7-999-| sequence on the A string and not the E.

Otherwise nice work.
~~Andsome

I want to post or [tab]
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Please do not post tabs as comments. Select "correction" instead!