Teenage Dream

Animated Teenage Dream tab by Katy Perry on guitar. So easy you'll be playing in minutes.

This is a simple tune, and very suitable practice for new guitarists. There are only 2 riffs to learn. And here they are:

Riff 1 - This is just constant downstrokes. The riff is very straightforward. Just pick the Bb/D notes 9 times, followed by the Bb/C notes 7 times. Just keep repeating.

Aim to get constant, regular timing. Start as slow as you need to, and then build up the speed.

If you find the fingering tricky here, there is another place on the fretboard you can play it instead. We show that here. Try both and see which works best for you.

Riff 2 - This is the chorus verse and is very simple. Just strike through the following powerchord progression:

Eb5 - G5 - F5

Just keep cycling through those 3 chords. And that is all you need to learn the whole song!

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