Everybody Hurts

By REM

From the album Automatic For The People


[Riff 1]
    D                           G
e|--------2-----------2------|--------3-----------3------|
B|------3---3-------3---3----|----------3-----------3----|
G|----2-------2---2-------2--|------0-----0-----0-----0--|
D|--0-----------0------------|----0-----------0----------|
A|---------------------------|---------------------------|
E|---------------------------|--3-----------3------------|

Play this twice for the introduction, and continue throughout verse.

Verse:

D                         G
     When the day is long
             D
     And the night,
                      G
 The night is yours a-lone
D                                 G
     And you're sure you've had e-nough of this
D                  G
life,    well hang on

[Transition]
e|---------------|
B|------0-----0--|
G|----0-----0----|
D|---------------|
A|---------------|
E|--3-----2------|


[Riff 2]
    Em                          A
e|--------0-----------0------|--------0-----------0------|
B|--------0-----------0------|--------2-----------2------|
G|--------0-----------0------|------2---2-------2--------|
D|------2---2-------2---2----|----2-------2---2----------|
A|----2-------2---2-------2--|--0-----------0------------|
E|--0-----------0------------|----------------------3-2--|
                                              *********
                                
* Notes not played in last repetition of [Riff 2]

Em                     A  
    Don't let yourself go,
Em              A
    everybody cries
Em            A
    everybody hurts

    D    G    D    G
sometimes
                        D     G                            D
Sometimes everything is wrong,     now it's time to sing a-long
                              G                            D
     When your day is night a-lone          (hold on, hold on)
                              G                            D
     If you feel like letting go                     (hold on)
                              G               D                G
When you think you've had too much    of this life,  well hang on

Play [Transition]

With [Riff 2]

Em             A          Em                      A         Em
     Everybody hurts,        take comfort in your friends
               A
     Everybody hurts

[Bridge] Strum chords

F#                   Bm       F#   Bm    F#                        Bm
   Don't throw your hand,  oh    no,        don't throw your hand
C                                     G     C                              Am
     when you feel like you're alone,       no, no, no, you are not alone

With [Riff 1]

D                         G          D                                G
    If you're on your own    in this life,    the days and nights are long
D                                G                D              G
    When you think you've had too much, of this life,    to hang on

Play [Transition]

With [Riff 2]

Em                 A             Em                    A
    Well everybody hurts,   some - times   everybody cries,
Em                    A       D      G
          everybody hurts,   sometimes

(As this builds, you may either play [Riff 1], or just strum the chords)

                D          G       
But everybody hurts   some - times 
    D        G            D       
So hold on, hold on, hold on,
     G        D        G        D        G
Hold on, hold on, hold on, hold on, hold on,
          D       G   D   G
Everybody hurts
D                 G   D   G   D   G
You are not alone

[Chords]

D   xx0232
G   320033
Em  022000
A   x02220
F#  244322
Bm  x24432
C   x35553
C   x32010
Am  x02210