A ukulele video lesson is the perfect way to learn how to play “Ride” by Twenty One Pilots. This is a very popular song, which was released on YouTube around the world on May 11, 2015. It was released a day later on the Google Play Store. It finally hit the contemporary radio in the United States in April of 2016.
If you haven’t heard the song already, take a listen to it now, and actually listen a couple of times. Listen to it with your mind already thinking about the ukulele. Even before the chorus hits, you can see just why this would be such a good song for the uke.
The song is about someone who wants to live an easy life, and who knows that they will not be able to have that easy life. It’s about wanting to live a good, happy, and peaceful life, but knowing it might not be possible. The song is still very catch and it has a good pop beat that helps to make it a good choice for those who want to play it on the ukulele.
The song has done very well. It went all the way up to number five on the Billboard Hot 100. It went to the top spot for the Hot Rock Songs Chart, as well as the top spot on the Pop Songs Chart. “Ride” reached number four on the Adult Pop Songs charge, and five on the Hot Dance Airplay charge. The song helped the band to achieve a very impressive feat. They were only the third rock group to have simultaneous top five Hot 100 singles. The only others to have done this were The Beatles and Elvis.
The song has done well on the charts all around the world. It has charted in the top 20 in France, Slovakia, Canada, and Australia.
As popular as the song is, there has been some censorship of it in some instances. Some radio stations play an edited version of the song and the remove the word bullet. Other radio stations are censoring even more and they take out a substantial portion of the second verse.
Despite the censorship, it is still highly popular. It has gone platinum in Australia and the United States, and gold in Italy, Canada, and New Zealand. The band Twenty One Pilots is no stranger to success. This is their third highest ranking single, with their other two hits being “Heathens” and “Stressed Out”.
After you’ve listened to “Ride” and you have thought about how it might sound with ukulele, it’s time that you actually learned the song. Although it might sound difficult, it can be quite a bit easier than you might think. By watching a ukulele video lesson for “Ride”, you will be able to see each of the different parts of the song, replay them, and learn at your own pace.
Take the time you need and learn just one part at a time. Once you have the basics of each of the sections down, you can put them together. After you can play it, you should be able to sing the song at the same time without much trouble. This is a fun song to play, and it really does sound great on the ukulele. Once you learn it, you can even add your own twist if you would like.
Take the time to watch the ukulele video lessons now and add this song to your repertoire. You will love the way it sounds.Return to Home Page
Mar 25, 17 10:26 PM
You can learn to play the ukulele by watching these ukulele video lessons.
Mar 25, 17 10:23 PM
This ukulele video lesson, Reminiscing, by the Little River Band, is the perfect way to add to your repertoire of songs.
Mar 06, 17 05:48 PM
This ukulele video lesson is a blast from the past! Master Blaster, by Stevie Wonder, has a nice Reggae beat to it.