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Shawn Mendes guitar tabs for Hold on

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NOTE: Play the A chord diagramG MajorG bar chord I find that helps with the picking.

Intro: and Verse:
     A chord diagramA minorAm          A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC
e|---------------------|----------------------|
B|--1-------1-------1--|--1-----1--------1----|
G|--2--2----2--2-------|--0--0--0--0----------|  x6
D|--2-------3----3-----|--2-----2-----2-------|
A|--0-------3----------|--3-----3-------------|
E|---------------------|----------------------|

Pre-Chorus:

And my dad said, "Shawn stay with me..."

     A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramFF             A chord diagramA minorAm        A chord diagramG MajorG
e|----------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--1-------3--------3----|
G|--0--0----2--2--------|--2--2----4--4----------|  x4
D|--2-------3-----3-----|--2-------5-----5-------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--0-------5-------------|
E|----------------------|------------------------|


Chorus:

I don't know what / you're going through...

     A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC           A chord diagramG MajorG          A chord diagramA minorAm
e|----------------------|----------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1--------1--|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----2--2--------|  x2
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2-----2-----|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------0-----------|
E|----------------------|----------------------|

And it won't slow down / no matter what you do /
So you just gotta

    A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramE7E7          A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------------|--------------------------|
B|--1-------1-------1--|--0-------1--------1------|
G|--2--2----0--0-------|--1--1----2--2------------|
D|--3-------2----2-----|--0-------2-----2---------|
A|--3-------3----------|--2-------0---------------|
E|---------------------|--------------------------|

hold on / All we can do is

    A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC              A chord diagramG MajorG          A chord diagramC majorC
e|----------------------|--------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1--------1------|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----0--0------------|
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2-----2---------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------3---------------|
E|----------------------|--------------------------|

hold on

    A chord diagramFF         A chord diagramC majorC             A chord diagramG MajorG       C*
e|----------------------|--------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1---------------|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----0---------------|
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2---------------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------3---------------|
E|----------------------|--------------------------|

(*play once)

Verse:

These days are flying by...

     A chord diagramA minorAm          A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC
e|---------------------|----------------------|
B|--1-------1-------1--|--1-----1--------1----|
G|--2--2----2--2-------|--0--0--0--0----------|  x4
D|--2-------3----3-----|--2-----2-----2-------|
A|--0-------3----------|--3-----3-------------|
E|---------------------|----------------------|

Pre-Chorus:

And my dad said, "Shawn stay with me..."

     A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramA minorAm          A chord diagramG MajorG
e|----------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--1-------3--------3----|
G|--0--0----2--2--------|--2--2----4--4----------|  x4
D|--2-------3-----3-----|--2-------5-----5-------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--0-------5-------------|
E|----------------------|------------------------|


Chorus:

I don't know what / you're going through...

     A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramG MajorG          A chord diagramA minorAm
e|----------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1--------1----|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----2--2----------|  x2
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2-----2-------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------0-------------|
E|----------------------|------------------------|

And it won't slow down / no matter what you do /
So you just gotta

    A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramE7E7          A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1-------1--|--0-------1--------1----|
G|--2--2----0--0-------|--1--1----2--2----------|
D|--3-------2----2-----|--0-------2-----2-------|
A|--3-------3----------|--2-------0-------------|
E|---------------------|------------------------|

hold on

    A chord diagramFF         A chord diagramC majorC               A chord diagramG MajorG          A chord diagramC majorC
e|----------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1--------1----|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----0--0----------|
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2-----2-------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------3-------------|
E|----------------------|------------------------|

All we can do is hold on

    A chord diagramFF         G/B**          B**        F**
e|----------------------|----------------------------|
B|--1-------0--------0--|--5-------10----------10----|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--5--5----10--10------------|
D|--3-------0-----0-----|--5-------10------10--------|
A|--3-------2-----------|--3-------8-----------------|
E|----------------------|----------------------------|

(**Different from first chorus: A chord diagramFF chord played on 8th fret)

Bridge:

All we can do is hold on...

    A chord diagramA minorAm         A chord diagramG/BG/B          A chord diagramBB        A chord diagramFF
e|----------------------|----------------------------|
B|--1-------0--------0--|--5-------10----------10----|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--5--5----10--10------------|  x2
D|--2-------0-----0-----|--5-------10------10--------|
A|--0-------2-----------|--3-------8-----------------|
E|----------------------|----------------------------|

Just hold on for me

     A chord diagramA minorAm          A chord diagramG/BG/B          A chord diagramFF
e|----------------------|-----------------------------|
B|--1-------0--------0--|--10--13*--------------------|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--10-------------------------|
D|--2-------0-----0-----|--10-------------------------|
A|--0-------2-----------|--8--------------------------|
E|----------------------|-----------------------------|

(*slight difference which you can hear in the song)

Pre-Chorus:

And my dad said, "Shawn stay with me / Everything

     A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramFF           A chord diagramA minorAm          A chord diagramG MajorG
e|----------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--1-------3--------3----|
G|--0--0----2--2--------|--2--2----4--4----------|
D|--2-------3-----3-----|--2-------5-----5-------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--0-------5-------------|
E|----------------------|------------------------|

will be alright."

     A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramFF           A chord diagramA minorAm          G*
e|----------------------|-------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--1-------3--------------|
G|--0--0----2--2--------|--2--2----4--------------|
D|--2-------3-----3-----|--2-------5--------------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--0-------5--------------|
E|----------------------|-------------------------|

(*play once)

Chorus:

I don't know what / you're going through...

     A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC           A chord diagramG MajorG          A chord diagramA minorAm
e|----------------------|----------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1--------1--|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----2--2--------|  x2
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2-----2-----|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------0-----------|
E|----------------------|----------------------|

And it won't slow down / no matter what you do /
So you just gotta

    A chord diagramFF          A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramE7E7          A chord diagramA minorAm
e|---------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1-------1--|--0-------1--------1----|
G|--2--2----0--0-------|--1--1----2--2----------|
D|--3-------2----2-----|--0-------2-----2-------|
A|--3-------3----------|--2-------0-------------|
E|---------------------|------------------------|

hold on...

    A chord diagramFF         A chord diagramC majorC          A chord diagramG MajorG          A chord diagramC majorC
e|----------------------|------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1--------1----|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4--4----0--0----------|  x2
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2-----2-------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------3-------------|
E|----------------------|------------------------|


Outro:

Yeah, you just gotta hold on / Just hold on for me

    A chord diagramFF         A chord diagramC majorC             G*     C*
e|----------------------|--------------------------|
B|--1-------1--------1--|--3-------1---------------|
G|--2--2----0--0--------|--4-------0---------------|
D|--3-------2-----2-----|--5-------2---------------|
A|--3-------3-----------|--5-------3---------------|
E|----------------------|--------------------------|

(*play once)

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