We Will Rock You

Words and music by Brian May
Performed by Queen on the News of the World Album

We Will Rock You Chords Transcribed by Shane McDonald

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Intro / Drum Riff :  Feet & Hand Claps  (in concert this is Bass Drum & Snare Drum)
In this pattern   |  vv^  vv^  vv^  vv^ |   where v is bass drum and ^ is snare
This continues throughout the song
Verse 1
Buddy you're a boy make a big noise
Playin' in the street gonna be a big man some day
You got mud on yo' face
You big disgrace
Kickin' your can all over the place
Singin' We will we will rock you
We will - we will rock you
Verse 2
Buddy you're a young man hard man
Shoutin' in the street gonna take on
the world some day
You got blood on yo' face
You big disgrace
Wavin' your banner all over the place
We will, we will rock you
Singin' We will - we will rock you
Verse 3
Buddy you're an old man poor man
Pleadin' with your eyes gonna make you
some peace some day
You got mud on your face
You big disgrace
Somebody better put you back into your place
We will - we will rock you
Singin
We will - we will rock you
Everybody
* Feedback (E) fades in
We will - we will rock you
C         -> See Guitar Solo Tab Below ( mainly chords A & D )
We will - we will rock you
Alright

Guitar Solo Section

  Rock You...
C       A                  A   D      A ....
|----------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------
|-5-------222---2xx--2--2-2--14-h15--15-14-14--|--14-14-h15-15-p14-14p-14-15-14--14--
|-5-------222---2xx--2--2-2--14------14-14-14--|--14-14-----14-----14-----14-14------
|-5-------222---2xx-22--2-2--14-h16--16-14-14--|--14-14-h16-16-p14-14p-14-16-14------
|-3-------000---0xx-00--0-0---0----0-----------|-0----0-------------0---------0------
|--------------3---2-----3---------------------|-------------------------------------
|-17-15--14----------------------------------------------14-14---------------
|------------17--15-14---15---15-14---------17--17-14-17-------17-14---------
|----------------14-14---14--------16-14------14--(14)--------------17-16-14-
|(14)--14--14--14-----16-16---------(14)-14-------(14)-----------------------
|(-0)---------------------0--------------------------------------------------
|----------------------------------------------------------------------------
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|-14-15-p14-15-14------------15-p14--14--|-14-15-p14-15-14------------15-p14--14--|
|-14-14-----14-14-14-14--14--14-p14--14--|-14-14-----14-14-14-14--14--14-p14--14--|
|-14-16-p14-16-14-14-14--14--16-p14--14--|-14-16-p14-16-14-14-14--14--16-p14--14--|
|---------------0-------------0-- 0------|---------------0-------------0-- 0------|
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
|-14-15-p14-15-14------------15-p14--14--|-14-15-p14-15-14------------15-p14--14--|
|-14-14-----14-14-14-14--14--14-p14--14--|-14-14-----14-14-14-14--14--14-p14--14--|
|-14-16-p14-16-14-14-14--14--16-p14--14--|-14-16-p14-16-14-14-14--14--16-p14--14--|
|---------------0-------------0-- 0------|---------------0-------------0-- 0------|
|----------------------------------------|----------------------------------------|
Concert Ending:
Replace    with   
----        ---
-14-        -2- Sustain and Hold Chord
-14-        -2-     Usually leading to
-14-        -2-     We are the Champions
-0--        -0-     with the exception of
----        ---     Wembley '86
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