Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

If You Want Me To Stay bass

version 3
version 3

Whole song

Interactive

12,834 views 6 this week
4 commentsread comments
1 2 3 4 5
x 15
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 »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Difficulty
If You Want Me to Stay
Red Hot Chili Peppers
What Hits?
Tabbed by: Mark

Had this around for a while, have never seen it all tabbed out.
I think the tone is weird in this song, but... (lots of repetition)

Intro part:

G|--------------------|-----------------|-------------------|
D|--------------------|-----------------|-----------------2-|
A|--------------------|-----------------|--------5-3-3--3---|
E|-5---5---5--2-3---4-|-5---5---5---5-4-|-3-3--3------------|

G|--------------------|----------------5-3-|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--5-5--3-3------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-77-----------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|---5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-------------5--3---|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--3-3-----------|
A|--------------------|-----------3------5-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

(0:22)
“..want me to stay...”
G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-2-2--2-2-----------|
A|--------------------|-----------3-3--2-2-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-----------0-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-0-0--0-0--1-1--2-3-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-----------5-5--3-3-|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--3-3-----------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-77-----------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|---5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-----------0-|

G|--------------------|----------------------|
D|--------------------|----------------------|
A|--------------------|------------3--2-(2)1-|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-3-3--0-0--1----------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-------------5--3---|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--3-3-----------|
A|--------------------|-----------3------5-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|----------------------|--------------------|
D|----------------------|--------------------|
A|----------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5(5)4-|-3-3--3-----------0-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|----------------3---|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-0-0--0-0--1-1----2-|

G|-------------------|--------------------|
D|-------------------|--------------------|
A|-------------------|--------5--3-3--3-3-|
E|-5-5-5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-----------------|
D|--------------------|-----2-----3-----|
A|--------------------|-----------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-0-0---0-1---2-3-|

G|-------------------|--------------------|
D|-------------------|------------------2-|
A|-------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5—5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--3-3-----------|
A|--------------------|-----------3-3--2-2-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-----------0-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-3-3--0-0--1-1--3-3-|

(1:48)
“...dooo da doo, do do, doooooo da do....”
G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------2--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-----------0-|

G|--------------------|------------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------------|
A|--------------------|------------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-1--1-1-0--0-0--0-1-x-3-|

G|----------------------|--------------------|
D|----------------------|--------------------|
A|----------------------|--------2--3-3--3-3-|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5(5)4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-----------------------|
D|--------------------|-----------------------|
A|--------------------|-----------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-3-0--0-0--1-1--2-(2)3-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-----------5-5--3-3-|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--3-3-----------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

(2:17)
“...see me again....”
G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-77-----------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|---5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-2-2--2-2--5-3------|
A|--------------------|----------------3-2-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|------------5----4--|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--4-3-----------|
A|--------------------|-----------3---x2-1-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

(2:36)
“...dooo da doo, do do, doooooo da do....”
G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-----------0-|

G|--------------------|-----------------------|
D|--------------------|-----------------------|
A|--------------------|-----------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-0-0--0-0--0(0)1-x-2-3-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|---------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-2-2--2-2-----5----6-|
A|--------------------|---------------------|
E|--------------------|-----------3----4----|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-r--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-------------5--4------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-55-3--3-------------|
A|--------------------|-----------3--2--2(2)1-|
E|--------------------|-----------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-2-2--2-2--2-2------|
A|--------------------|----------------3-2-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3-3-|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|-----------3-3--2-2-|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-3-3--1-1-----------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-2-2--2-2--2-2--2---|
A|--------------------|------------------3-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------2--3-3--3-3-|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|--------------------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-0-0--0-0--1-1--3-3-|

G|--------------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|-5-5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-----------5-5--3-3-|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--3-3-----------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|----------------------|-----------------------|
D|-77-------------------|-----------------------|
A|----------------------|----------5-4-3-3--3-3-|
E|---5--5-5--5-5--5(5)4-|-3-3--(3)3-------------|

G|--------------------|--------------------|....
D|--------------------|--------------------|....
A|--------------------|----------------3-2-|....
E|-1-1--1-1--1-1--1-1-|-0-0--0-0--3-3------|....


Peace :)

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
comments
print report bad tab
4 comments total. Showing first comments.
0 reply
dj22 70 Jan 01, 2010 06:26 PM

Pretty nice tab. A couple notes that don't sound
quite right but good job overall

0 reply
camster4153 92 Jul 03, 2014 04:57 AM, edited at 09:22 am

L

+1 reply
camster4153 92 Jul 03, 2014 05:12 AM

Here's the correct intro

G|--------------------|-----------------|-------------------|
D|--------------------|-----------------|-----------------2-|
A|--------------------|-----------------|--------5-3-3--3---|
E|-5---5---5--2-3---4-|-5---5---5---5-4-|-3-3--3------------|

G|--------------------|----------------4-3-|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--5-5--2-2------|
A|--------------------|--------------------|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

G|-22-----------------|--------------------|
D|--------------------|------------------2-|
A|--------------------|--------5--3-3--3---|
E|---5--5-5--5-5--5-4-|-3-3--3-------------|

G|--------------------|-------------4--3---|
D|-3-3--3-3--3-3--3-3-|-5-5--5-5-----------|
A|--------------------|-----------2------1-|
E|--------------------|--------------------|

guest
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction