one chords u2

One Chords | How To Play One By U2 On Guitar

Performance Notes For One By U2

In this lesson your going to learn how to play “One” by U2 taken from there 1991 album “Achtung Baby”.  The strumming pattern for this song is Down Down Up Up Down Up Down Up…Take your time with the chords and make sure you can play the chords cleanly throughout.

Try and follow the video lesson as best as you can and if your stuck or have any questions, leave a comment below and I’ll get back to you as soon as I can…

The chords used are A Minor, D Major, F Major 7, G Major, C Major.

One Chords And Chord Fingerings

house of the rising sun chords  one chords  one chords  one chords

one chords


One Chords/Lyrics/Verse

Am                       D     Fmaj7                   G
Is it getting better; or do you feel the same
Am                      D                                Fmaj7                            G
Will it make it easier on you? Now you got someone to blame

One Chords/Lyrics/Chorus

          C                      Am         Fmaj7                          C
You say; One love; One life; When it's one need; in the night
C                         Am                           Fmaj7                    C
Its one love; we get to share it; It leaves you baby; If you don't care for it

One Chords/Lyrics/Verse

Am            D                      Fmaj7                                        G
Did I disappoint you? Or leave a bad taste in your mouth?
Am                                           D                    Fmaj7                   G
You act like you never had love; and you want me to go without

                       C         Am        Fmaj7                            C
Well it's too late; tonight; to drag the past out; into the light
C                                                 Am                                      Fmaj7
We're one; but we're not the same; we get to carry each other
C                                              Am D Fmaj7 G
Carry each other; One

One Chords/Lyrics/Verse

Am                                                 D                                Fmaj7                    G
Have you come here for forgiveness? Have you come to raise the dead?
Am                                                          D               Fmaj7                G
Have you come here to play Jesus? To the lepers in your head
C                                                     Am                          Fmaj7                                C
Did I ask too much; more than a lot; you gave me nothing; now it's all I got
C                                                     Am                                       Fmaj7
We're one; but we're not the same; well we hurt each other
Then we do it again; you say

One Chords/Lyrics/Bridge

C                                     Am                                     C                                    Am
Love is a temple; Love a higher law; Love is a temple; Love the higher law
C                                                              G
You ask me to enter; but then you make me crawl
G                                                  Fmaj7
And I can't be holding on, to what you got
Fmaj7                          C
When all you got is hurt

One Chords/Lyrics/Chorus 

                          Am          Fmaj7                                C
One love; one blood; one life; you got to do what you should
C              Am                 Fmaj7        C
One life; with each other; Sisters; Brothers
C                                        Am                                             Fmaj7
One life; But we're not the same; we get to carry each other
C                             Fmaj7              C
Carry each other; one; one