Barenaked Ladies - Jingle Bells Guitar Chords

Barenaked Ladies

alternative rock, canadian indie, canadian pop, canadian rock

Chords: C, G, Am, F, Dm, Em, E, D
[Verse 1]
C                   G
Dashing through the snow
     C         Am     F
On a one-horse open sleigh
 Dm        C       G
Over the fields we go
                 C     G
Laughing all the way
 C                 Em
Bells on bob-tail ring
 G       Dm     F
Making spirits bright
   Am      Dm     C        Am
What fun it is to ride and sing
  F
A sleighing song tonight

[Chorus]
 C            E
Jingle bells, jingle bells
 C
Jingle all the way!
Dm             C     Am
O what fun it is to ride
F                 G
One-horse open sleigh

 C              C
Jingle bells, jingle bells
F         C
Jingle all the way!
Dm           C      Am
O what fun it is to ride
  G              C
One-horse open sleigh

 [Solo]
(Piano Riff Transition to speed up
Chords can be used) Dm, F, Am, G


[Chorus]
 C              C
Jingle bells, jingle bells
C
Jingle all the way!
F
O what fun it is to ride
     D               G
In a one-horse open sleigh

C              C
Jingle bells, jingle bells
C
Jingle all the way!
F
O what fun it is to ride
G                C
In a one-horse open sleigh

[Verse 2]
 C                  G
Dashing through the snow
      C           Am
On a one-horse open sleigh
 Dm       C        G
Over the fields we go
                 C    G
Laughing all the way
 C                Em
Bells on bob-tail ring
 G        Dm     F
Making spirits bright
Am        Dm      C         Am
What fun it is to ride and sing
   F
A sleighing song tonight

[Chorus]
C              C
Jingle bells, jingle bells
C
Jingle all the way!
F             C
O what fun it is to ride
     D              G
In a one-horse open sleigh

C              C
Jingle bells, Batman smells
C
Robin laid an egg
F
Batmobile lost its wheel
      G        C
And Joker got away

[Verse 3]
   C          G
A day or two ago
                       F
I thought I'd take a ride
     Dm              G
And soon Miss Fanny Bright
     F           C
Was seated by my side
     C                  G
The horse was lean and lank
 G                   F
Misfortune seemed his lot
  F             G
He got into a drifted bank
      F           C
And there we got upsot

[Chorus]
C              C
Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells
C
Jingle all the way!
F
O what fun it is to ride
      D              G
In a one-horse open sleigh

 C
Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells

Jingle all the way!
F            C
O what fun it is to ride
      G              C
In a one-horse open sleigh

[Verse 4]
(quiet down and build up to chorus)
 F                G
Now the ground is white
 G                 F
Go it while you're young
    Dm           G
Take the girls tonight
    F                   C
And sing this sleighing song
     C               G
Just get a bob-tailed bay
     G          F
Two-forty as his speed
    F               G
Hitch him to an open sleigh
    F              C
And crack! you'll take the lead
(cymbals)

[Chorus]
C              C
Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells
C
Jingle all the way!
F
O what fun it is to ride
      D              G
In a one-horse open sleigh

C              C
Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells
C
Jingle all the way!
F
O what fun it is to ride
      G             C
In a one-horse open sleigh

(Drum snare riff)

     Dm            G             
What fun it is to laugh and sing (Piano riff can use notes F,F,E,D,GGG)
     Dm            G            
What fun it is to laugh and sing (Bass riff F,F,E,D,GGG)
     Dm            G
What fun it is to laugh and sing (Piano and bass do riff with snare)
 Dm
Ha ha ha


(*Stops abruptly, Verse slows here just like the beginning verse)

    Dm             G         Am
What fun it is to laugh and sing

(***Builds, fast again)
   F         G      C
A sleighing song tonight!

(Ends abruptly, no outro)

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