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Intro:
Bbm
Ohh...

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

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

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

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

Pre-chrous:
    Gb                                 Bbm
I believe, I believe, I believe, I believe
           Ab
That we're meant to be
          Gb                             Bbm
But jealousy, jealousy, jealousy, jealousy
         Ab          Db
Gets the best of me
      Gb                          Bbm
Look, I don't mean to frustrate, but I
Ab
Always make the same mistakes, yeah
Gb                              Bbm   Ab6  Db
Always make the same mistakes 'cause

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

Bridge:
Gb                     Bbm    Ab 
  I know that you're afraid
                    Gb
I'm gonna walk away
                      Bbm    Ab
Each time the feeling fades
              Db             Gb
Each time the feeling fades
                    Bbm    Ab
I know that you're afraid
                    Gb
I'm gonna walk away
                      Bbm    Ab
Each time the feeling fades

Chorus:
           Gb     Bbm  Ab
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
                           Gb 
But you can't blame me for tryin'
         Bbm     Ab
You know I'd be lyin' sayin'
Db            Gb    Bbm  Ab
You were the one -ooh-ooh-
                   Gb 
That could finally fix me
        Bbm    Ab
Lookin' at my history
    Db      Gb     Bbm  Ab
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
         Gb               Bbm Ab
Oh, you know, you know, you know
    Db      Gb     Bbm  Ab
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
           Gb     Bbm  Ab    Db
I'm bad at love -ooh-ooh-
Gb  Bbm Ab
Oh,   oh
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21 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!!

  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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