Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) - Green Day

This is a great tune to learn as a beginners song.

  1. It has easy chords
  2. The changes are simple
  3. every body seems to know it
  4. It sounds good when it's played simply or the original way

You can break this song into 3 different chord progressions

1:|G      |C9  D  |
2:|Em  D  |C9  G  |
3:|Em  G  |Em  G  |Em  D  |

  • G

  • C9

  • D

  • Em

If you know what these chords are, how to strum and how the song sounds then the above information is all you need to know. If you know none of this then read on.