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DIFFICULTY

DADGBe (DROP D)

NO CAPO

Welcome to this Black Hole Sun Guitar Tutorial by Soundgarden!

Written by the band’s frontman, Chris Cornell, this song was one of the most popular songs from the 1990s. In this lesson,¬† you need to detune your guitar and shift the 6th string into D.

Big thanks to Eric Ben for his vocals on this track, check out his Youtube channel here – https://www.youtube.com/user/ericbengayomali

Enjoy! Like this #blackholesun video by #soundgarden and subscribe to the channel for more videos in the future!

-Dave Tran (Your online guitar teacher ūüėĀ)

TABS/CHORDS

[INTRO]
e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
G|-------5---------|-------5---------|-------5---------|-------4---------|
D|-----5-----5-----|-----5-----------|-----3-----3-----|-----2-----2-----|
A|---5---------5---|---5-------------|---3---------3---|---2---------2---|
D|-5-------------5-|-8---------------|-3-------------0-|-2-------------0-|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U           D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D

e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-----------------|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----------|-----------------|
A|---1---------1---|---3-------------|-----------------|
D|-1-------------1-|-0---------------|-----------------|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +  
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U


[VERSE]
e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
G|-------5---------|-------5---------|-------5---------|-------4---------|
D|-----5-----5-----|-----5-----------|-----3-----3-----|-----2-----2-----|
A|---5---------5---|---5-------------|---3---------3---|---2---------2---|
D|-5-------------5-|-8---------------|-3-------------0-|-2-------------0-|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U           D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D

e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-----------------|-----------------|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|-----5-------5---|-----6-----------|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|---5-------5-----|---6-------------|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|-5-----5-3-----3-|-6---------------|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   D D U D D D U D   D D U 


[CHORUS1]
e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------3---------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-----------------|-----3-----3-----|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|-----5-------5---|---3---------3---|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|---5-------5-----|-1---------------|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|-5-----5-3-----3-|---------------0-|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   D D U D D D U D   D D D U   U U D

e|-----------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-2---------------|--|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-3---------------|--|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-5---------------|-2---------------|--|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|-5---------------|-0---------------|--|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|-3---------------|-0---------------|--|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|(3)--------------|-0---------------|--|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   


[CHORUS 2]
e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------3---------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-----------------|-----3-----3-----|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|-----5-------5---|---3---------3---|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|---5-------5-----|-1---------------|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|-5-----5-3-----3-|---------------0-|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   D D U D D D U D   D D D U   U U D

e|-----------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-1---------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-3---------------|-1---------------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-5---------------|-3---------------|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|-5---------------|-3---------------|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|-3---------------|-1---------------|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|(3)--------------|(1)--------------|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   

e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-------3---------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|-----------------|-----3-----3-----|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|-----5-------5---|---3---------3---|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|---5-------5-----|-1---------------|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|-5-----5-3-----3-|---------------0-|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   D D U D D D U D   D D D U   U U D

e|-----------------|-----------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|
G|-------1---------|-------2---------|
D|-----1-----1-----|-----0-----0-----|
A|---1---------1---|---3---------3---|
D|-1-------------1-|-0-------------0-|
   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +   
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U   U U D   


[BRIDGE]
e|-3---------------|-1---------------|-2---------------|
B|-3---------------|-1---------------|-3---------------|
G|-5---------------|-3---------------|-2---------------|
D|-5---------------|-3---------------|-0---------------|
A|-3---------------|-1---------------|-0---------------|
D|(3)--------------|(1)--------------|-0---------------|


[SOLO]
e|------------------|---------3-----3-----|       e|-----------------|--|
B|------------------|---------3-----3-----|       B|-----------------|--|
G|------------------|---------4-----4-----|       G|-----------------|--|
D|------------------|---------3-----3-----| x4    D|-3/5-5-----------|--|
A|-3-2---0--2h3-----|---------3-----3-----|       A|-3/5-5-----------|--|
D|--------------5-4-|---3-----3-----3-----|       D|-3/5-5-----------|--|
   1 + 2 + 3  + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 +            1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +


[VERSE 3]
e|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|
B|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|---------------|
G|-------5---------|-------5---------|-------5---------|-------4-------|
D|-----5-----5-----|-----5-----------|-----3-----3-----|-----2---------|
A|---5---------5---|---5-------------|---3---------3---|---2-----------|
D|-5-------------5-|-8---------------|-3-------------0-|-2-------------|
   D D D U   U U D   D D D U           D D D U   U U D   D D D U   


[OUTRO]
e|------------------|---------3-----3-----|-----------------|
B|------------------|---------3-----3-----|-----------------|
G|------------------|---------4-----4-----|-----------------|
D|------------------|---------3-----3-----|-3/5-5-----------|
A|-3-2---0--2h3-----|---------3-----3-----|-3/5-5-----------|
D|--------------5-4-|---3-----3-----3-----|-3/5-5-----------|
   1 + 2 + 3  + 4 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 +   1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +