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Summary: IDGAF

What a great song to learn for any students looking to master their barre chord shapes. The upbeat song features the same three chords throughout and a super funky groove that you can enjoy playing the entire time!

The Main Section: Chord Shapes

This track is made up of three chord shapes, based around barre chord shapes. The chords are A minor, G major and F major, and you can play them as shown here:

The Rhythm: 16th note patterns

This rhythm is really groovy, and consists of a 16th note groove, using 'dead' notes or 'ghost' notes. In the rhythm pattern below we include the ghost notes byt mark them with a 'g' above the arrow!

When we then get to the more 'reggae' style section, as Simone describes it, we are using a different pattern, which is as follows:

    Keep Learning: Barre Chords

    If you really like this track but struggle to fret the chords, then you will want to tackle our barre chord course! It's a ful course, and totally free (As is everything on the site). You can find it here: How To Play Barre Chords.

Ready to move on? Remember to check out every lesson in this unit first – then try the next unit...


In this guitar lesson, Simone will show you how to convert that piano/synth part into a really cool guitar part. The chords work just as well on the guitar and it is a great challenge for intermediate guitarists who want to speed up their chord changes.