Bob Dylan's immortal "Knockin' On Heaven's Door" on guitar

Learn To Play "Knockin' On Heaven's Door" On Guitar

Bob Dylan is generally considered to be one of the greatest American songwriters of all time, and "Knockin' On Heaven's Door" is arguably his most popular song. This is because the song is catchy and has a universally recognizable sense of melancholy, but it is also because it is easy to learn. It is a very popular song among new guitar players. It is probably one of the most played songs on guitar and a classic for those starting out their guitar lessons. The best way to learn guitar is by playing the music you are passionate about and learn how to play " Knockin' On Heaven's Door" on your guitar! Learn to play guitar now by taking guitar classes with us!

Listen to the song here:




How To Play The Song

Here are the four chords which you need to play the song:


Intro

G    D    C


Verse

G                           D                         Am
Mama, take this badge off of me,
G                D                C
I can’t use it anymore
G                        D                       Am
It’s getting dark too dark to see
G                       D                                         C
I feel I'm knockin' on heaven's door


Chorus

G                               D                                      C
Knock-knock-knockin’ on heaven’s door
G                               D                                      C
Knock-knock-knockin’ on heaven’s door
G                           D                             C
Just like so many times before


Verse

Mama put my guns into the ground
I can’t shoot them anymore
That cold black cloud is comin’ down
Feels like I’m knockin’ on heaven’s door


Chorus

G                               D                                      C
Knock-knock-knockin’ on heaven’s door
G                               D                                      C
Knock-knock-knockin’ on heaven’s door
G                           D                             C
Just like so many times before



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