OneRepublic - Counting Stars

OneRepublic - Counting Stars for Guitar Riff Lesson

  • OneRepublic's Counting Stars uses a standard progression of IV-I-V-IV
  • We've put two versions here, one in the original key of E and one in an easier key of C
  • However the E key sounds great if you no how to play a 'bar'
  • For all the major chords shown, play the lowest note with your index finger, and use your ring finger to cover the three remaining notes by placing it flat on the fingerboard.
  • It can be a bit painful if you're a beginner, but it's the best way to achieve the sound if you can.
  • Use the same chords later in the song, but strumed rather than plucked.
Tempo: 99BPM


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Instrument: Guitar  (View more Beginners Guitar Music)
Style: Pop (View more Pop Guitar Music)
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