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Tablature v1:


Tablature v2 - easier -:



Version with chords:

      D           A
Happy Birthday to You
      A           D
Happy Birthday to You
      D             G
Happy Birthday dear *NAME*
      D        A--D--
Happy Birthday to You    
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  1. -2 so much better

  2. LOVE TAB 1!

  3. Panicatthetwentyonedoors

    Nah it doesn’t sound right the tabs sounds way better

  4. If you want the picking notes to match the strumming notes, do +3 (:

  5. wow it woked really good used it for school got a 100 yay!!!!!!!!

  6. Jade Veggieballs

    worked great! its my cousins birthday and my mum wants to buy him a fish. HES 25! so I’m going to teach my mum this so she doesn’t embarrass herself. i found that the strumming pattern -down- -down- -up- works perfect until the end then i did
    happy birthday to you
    D D Am D
    -down, down- -up- -down-

  7. I prefer +3 with a c7 instead of a c

  8. I prefer:
    Happy birthday to you,
    happy birthday to you,
    happy birthday dear “name”,
    happy birthday to you

  9. I prefer:
    F C7
    Happy birthday to you,
    C7 F
    happy birthday to you,
    happy birthday dear “name”,
    F C7 F
    happy birthday to you

  10. Hey does anyone know the strumming pattern?? or is it just down

  11. Not only does LOSER lack the ability to be civil, they lack the basic knowledge of simple grammar, such as the difference between the word your and you’re. If you have nothing good to say, or lack basic speaking and writing skills, then don’t be critical of others!

  12. Kid ukulele pro player

    I hate the song I was looking for an hard ukulele song because this bru this is rubbish I’m intermediate I need harder boii

  13. Kid ukulele pro player

    Brush this sucks the songs for jerks I’m kidding I need intermediate
    Ukulele songs not rubbish songs

  14. Ukulele Boss

    I prefer -2. Sounds like the real song

    • Let me correct you
      *i prefer -2 because it’s the easiest one and I can’t learn how to do hard chords
      -2 sounds shotty

  15. Use +3 but instead of b flat use g7
    You’re welcome

  16. Does anyone know the strum patter. My rabbits want to know for the guinea pigs bday. Btw she’s turning 34 this year. Wish her a happy bday @potterholelettucefish on instagram and Twitter. Or you can send her a chicken wing at 3829 orange downside blvd in Ohio California. That’s her PO box. Bye judice!!

  17. Um silvespa your version like sucks alot and i don’t know if your playing in a different key? But like don’t be a dick head cuz ur version sucks ass



  19. hi i didn’t really like this song so i made my own version —
    c g g c c f
    happy birthday to you happy birthday to you happy birthday dear name
    f c
    happy birthday to you

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