Say Something chords

by A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera

Say Something was written by Ian Axel, Chad Vaccarino and Mike Campbell. It was recorded in 2013 and released on September 3, 2013 from the album Is There Anybody Out There.
Music: Key of D Major in 3/4 time at ~ 46 bpm (in 3) - 1 2 3 1 2 3 ( Beats on red notes at start of each bar)
Chords: D, Bm, Bm7, Em, G, G(2), Gsus2, A(4)
G(2) - G with an added 2nd - formula 1, 2, 3, 5 as opposed to Gsus2 where you replace the third with a second - formula 1, 2, 5
A(4) - A with an added 4th - formula 1, 3, 4, 5 ... see charts below
A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera

Say Something by A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera

            N.C. (no chord)
Intro: 3/4 |  Minim.(D note) | x 4

|  Bm  |  Bm  |  G  |  G  |  D  |  D  |  A(4)  |  A(4)  |
      

Bm                  G                    | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
1. Say some-thing, I'm giv-ing up on you
Em              G                        | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   I'll be the one__ If you want me to 
Bm            G                          | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   Any-where, I would've fol-lowed you
Bm                  G                    | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   Say some-thing, I'm giv-ing up on you

       D                  A(4)
** And I__ Am feel-ing so small
          G(2)                             | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   It was o-ver my head__ I know nothing at all

       D                     A(4)
** And I__ Will stum-ble and fall
              G(2)                                 | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   I'm still learn-ing to love__ Just start-ing to crawl


Bm7              Gsus2                     | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
2. Say some-thing, I'm giving up on you
Bm7               Gsus2                    | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   I'm sor-ry that  I  could-n't get to you
Bm7          Gsus2                      | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   Any-where__ I  would've fol-lowed you
Bm7              Gsus2                  | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   Say some-thing, I'm giv-ing up on you

       D                    A(4)
** And I__ Will swallow my pride
              G(2)                                 |  D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   You're the one that I love__ And I'm say-ing good-bye

Bm7              Gsus2                  | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
3. Say some-thing, I'm giv-ing up on you  
Bm7                   Gsus2                   | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   And I'm sor-ry that  I  couldn't get to you
Bm7              Gsus2                       | D  | D   | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   And any-where__ I would have fol-lowed you       (Oh-oh-oh-oh... )
Bm7             Gsus2                | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   Say something, I'm giving up on you

Bm                  G                  | D  | D  | A(4)  | A(4)  |
   Say some-thing, I'm giving up on you
Bm                |  G  |  G  |  D  |    |
   Say some-thing...       Hold     Hold
D Major
Red Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4: Fingers/Notes
Unmarked strings: Play open 
x: Don't play string
1's in the same column: Barre 1st finger over marked strings

Right-Handed Chord Tabs   
           D                 Em                 Bm                 Bm7
    e|---|-2-|---|     e|---|---|---|     e|-1-|---|---|     e|-1-|---|---|
    B|---|---|-3-|     B|---|---|---|     B|-1-|-2-|---|     B|-1-|-2-|---|
    G|---|-1-|---|     G|---|---|---|     G|-1-|---|-4-|     G|-1-|---|---|
    D|---|---|---|     D|---|-2-|---|     D|-1-|---|-3-|     D|-1-|---|-3-|
    A|---|---|---|x    A|---|-1-|---|     A|-1-|---|---|     A|-1-|---|---|
    E|---|---|---|x    E|---|---|---|     E|---|---|---|x    E|---|---|---|x
Frets  1   2   3          1   2   3          2   3   4          2   3   4 

         A(4)                 G                 G(2)              Gsus2   
    e|---|---|---|     e|---|---|-3-|     e|---|---|-4-|     e|---|---|-3-|
    B|---|-3-|---|     B|---|---|---|     B|---|---|---|     B|---|---|-2-|
    G|---|-2-|---|     G|---|---|---|     G|---|-1-|---|     G|---|---|---|
    D|---|---|---|     D|---|---|---|     D|---|---|---|     D|---|---|---|
    A|---|---|---|     A|---|-1-|---|     A|---|-2-|---|     A|---|---|---|
    E|---|---|---|x    E|---|---|-2-|     E|---|---|-3-|     E|---|---|-1-| 
Frets  1   2   3          1   2   3          1   2   3          1   2   3 

Left-Handed Chord Tabs 
          D                 Em                 Bm                 Bm7
    |---|-2-|---|e     |---|---|---|e     |---|---|-1-|e     |---|---|-1-|e
    |-3-|---|---|B     |---|---|---|B     |---|-1-|-1-|B     |---|-1-|-1-|B
    |---|-1-|---|G     |---|---|---|G     |-1-|---|-1-|G     |---|---|-1-|G
    |---|---|---|D     |---|-2-|---|D     |-1-|---|-1-|D     |-1-|---|-1-|D
   x|---|---|---|A     |---|-1-|---|A     |---|---|-1-|A     |---|---|-1-|A
   x|---|---|---|E     |---|---|---|E    x|---|---|---|E    x|---|---|---|E
      3   2   1          3   2   1          4   3   2          4   3   2  Frets
      
         A(4)                G                 G(2)              Gsus2
    |---|---|---|e     |-3-|---|---|e     |-4-|---|---|e     |-3-|---|---|e
    |---|-1-|---|B     |---|---|---|B     |---|---|---|B     |-2-|---|---|B
    |---|-1-|---|G     |---|---|---|G     |---|-1-|---|G     |---|---|---|G
    |---|---|---|D     |---|---|---|D     |---|---|---|D     |---|---|---|D
    |---|---|---|A     |---|-1-|---|A     |---|-2-|---|A     |---|---|---|A
   x|---|---|---|E     |-2-|---|---|E     |-3-|---|---|E     |-1-|---|---|E
      3   2   1          3   2   1          3   2   1          3   2   1  Frets

      
    Please Note: You can play A instead of A(4) and G instead of G(2) and Gsus2
    Give them a go as they are all easy to play and add a nice touch to the song.
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