How To: Play "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman on acoustic guitar

Play "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman on acoustic guitar

James from Handsome Alvin, the Australian, acoustic duo band who perform in pubs and clubs around Brisbane, wants to teach you an acoustic guitar lesson.

This beginner guitar lesson is for how Handsome Alvin plays "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman. If you want to learn how to play bridged "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman on acoustic guitar, this is the video tutorial for you.

Intro/Verse Chords:

Cadd9, G; Em7, D

Intro/Verse Strumming:

DU XU* UDU; D X D* UDU (* indicates chord change)

Chorus Chords:

C; G; Em; D
C, Em; D
C, Em; D
C, Em; then back to verse chords

Chorus Strumming:

D DU UDU and DU XU* UDU (for C, Em)

PLEASE NOTE: This acoustic guitar lesson is for Handsome Alvin's interpretation of the song. It could be very close to the original song, or it could be very different. Their covers are designed to be played by an acoustic duo in live performances, therefore they cannot play the songs as a full band can. Please appreciate the songs for their arrangements and enjoy.

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