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Intro:
Am
Ohh...

Verse:
      F                     Am
Got a boy back home in Michigan
       G 
And it tastes like Jack when I'm kissing him
     F                                      Am
So I told him that I never really liked his friends
         G                          C
Now he's gone and he's calling me a bitch again
       F                           Am
It's a guy that lives in a garden state
       G 
And he told me that we'd make it 'til we graduate
     F                                      Am
So I told him the music would be worth the wait
       G                              C
But he wants me in the kitchen with a dinner plate

Pre-Chorus:
    F                                 Am
I believe, I believe, I believe, I believe
           G
That we're meant to be
          F                             Am
But jealousy, jealousy, jealousy, jealousy
         G          C
Gets the best of me
      F                          Am
Look, I don't mean to frustrate, but I
G
Always make the same mistakes, yeah
F                              Am   G  C
Always make the same mistakes 'cause

Chorus:
           F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
                           F 
But you can't blame me for tryin'
         Am     G
You know I'd be lyin' sayin'
C            F    Am  G
You were the one -ooh-ooh-
                   F 
That could finally fix me
        Am    G
Lookin' at my history
    C      F 
I'm bad at love

Verse:
      F
Got a girl with California eyes
Am     G
 And I thought that she could really be the one this time
      F                                  Am
But I never got the chance to make her mine
            G                        C
Because she fell in love with little thin white lines
F                         Am
London girl with an attitude
         G
We never told no one but we look so cute
F                              Am
Both got way better things to do
      G                              C
But I always think about it when I'm riding through

Pre-chrous:
    F                                 Am
I believe, I believe, I believe, I believe
           G
That we're meant to be
          F                             Am
But jealousy, jealousy, jealousy, jealousy
         G          C
Gets the best of me
      F                          Am
Look, I don't mean to frustrate, but I
G
Always make the same mistakes, yeah
F                              Am   G6  C
Always make the same mistakes 'cause

Chorus:
           F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
                           F 
But you can't blame me for tryin'
         Am     G
You know I'd be lyin' sayin'
C            F    Am  G
You were the one -ooh-ooh-
                   F 
That could finally fix me
        Am    G
Lookin' at my history
    C      F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
         F               Am G
Oh, you know, you know, you know
    C      F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
           F     Am  G    C
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-

Bridge:
F                     Am    G 
  I know that you're afraid
                    F
I'm gonna walk away
                      Am    G
Each time the feeling fades
              C             F
Each time the feeling fades
                    Am    G
I know that you're afraid
                    F
I'm gonna walk away
                      Am    G
Each time the feeling fades

Chorus:
           F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
                           F 
But you can't blame me for tryin'
         Am     G
You know I'd be lyin' sayin'
C            F    Am  G
You were the one -ooh-ooh-
                   F 
That could finally fix me
        Am    G
Lookin' at my history
    C      F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
         F               Am G
Oh, you know, you know, you know
    C      F     Am  G
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
           F     Am  G    C
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
F  Am G
Oh,   oh
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23 Comments

  1. TheyCallMeJewels

    for the last three chords i do F A C

  2. it actually is “i always think about her when im riding through”

  3. ukulady2018

    I sing and play this song at the same time and was wondering if there is a good sub for the swear word in the first verse where she says “Now he’s gone and calling me a _____ again”

  4. The first time I heard this song on the radio I loved it, but I though it was ‘Ready to Love’, not ‘Bad at Love’ and I couldn’t find the song anywhere. So glad I found it!!

    • (I know this is really late) When I first heard the song, I thought she was saying, “I’m fabulous -ooh ooh”

  5. JustSomeoneWithADream

    No, it’s “riding through”

  6. The lyrics in the second verse are “I always think about her when i’m bad and blue” not “riding through”

  7. How do you find the strumming pattern?

  8. I can’t find the strumming patterns are they written anywhere?

  9. It’s okay, but a lot of these chords don’t fit in with the song.

  10. phanic! at the hometown

    just saying…i’d strum it either dduudu or ddu (i think it sounds better the second way but it’s all preference)

  11. I really liked how it sounded with a capo either on the 1st or 2nd fret

  12. what would be a good strumming pattern for this song

  13. i love halsey so much

  14. Great job!

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