Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.
We have an official A Message To You Rudy tab made by UG professional guitarists. Check out the tab »
×
115,474 views 225 this week
5 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
x 58
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
save as personal
new!
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
display chords
guitar tuner
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Author
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
...A MESSAGE TO YOU, RUDY... by The Specials
----------------------------................

*from 'The Specials' (1979)*

x = mute strings with hand


[Intro]

      C                F        G
e|--x-3-x-3-x-3-x-3-x--5-x-5-x--7-x-7--|
B|--x-5-x-5-x-5-x-5-x--6-x-6-x--8-x-8--|
G|--x-5-x-5-x-5-x-5-x--5-x-5-x--7-x-7--|
D|--x-5-x-5-x-5-x-5-x------------------|
A|-------------------------------------|
E|-------------------------------------| (x4)


[Verse 1]

C                         F  G
 Stop your messin' around,
C                            F  G
 Better think of your future.
C                                F         G           C    F  G
 Time you straightened right out, creatin' problems in town.


[Chorus]

   C     F          G       C     F          G
Ru-dy, a message to you, Ru-dy; a message to you.

[Interlude]

C, F  G (x2)


[Verse 2]

C                         F  G
 Stop your foolin' around,
C                                F  G
 Time you straightened right out.
C                            F               G          C    F  G
 Better think of your future, or else you'll wind up in jail.


[Chorus]

   C     F          G       C     F          G
Ru-dy, a message to you, Ru-dy; a message to you.


[Solo]

C, F  G (x4)


[Verse 3]

C                          F  G
 Stop your messin' around,
C                            F  G
 Better think of your future.
C                                F         G           C    F  G
 Time you straightened right out, creatin' problems in town.


[Chorus]

   C     F          G       C     F          G
Ru-dy, a message to you, Ru-dy; a message to you.


[Verse 4]

C                          F  G
 Stop your messin' around,
C                            F  G
 Better think of your future.
C                                F         G           C    F  G
 Time you straightened right out, creatin' problems in town.


[Chorus]

   C     F          G      C
Ru-dy, a message to you, Ru-dy;
  F          G       C
A message to you, Ru-dy...

(Repeat to Fade)


(Chord Diagrams)


   C       F       G

 EADGBE  EADGBE  EADGBE
 xx5553  xxx565  xxx787

************************************

| x  Dead note

************************************
Suggest correction
comments
print report bad tab
5 comments total. Showing first comments.
0 reply
rudie92 21 Apr 08, 2010 03:51 PM

I watched a video of them playing it on youtube a few times and I'm pretty sure Lynval plays them as power chords.

I posted up a power chord version, but I used your chords as a starting point otherwise I never would've got it, so thanks for posting.

0 reply
rudie92 21 Apr 08, 2010 03:51 PM

I watched a video of them playing it on youtube a few times and I'm pretty sure Lynval plays them as power chords.

I posted up a power chord version, but I used your chords as a starting point otherwise I never would've got it, so thanks for posting.

0 reply
rudie92 21 Apr 08, 2010 03:52 PM

oops sorry double posted, haven't got the hang of this yet :)

guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction