CHORDS: David Bowie – Space Oddity Piano & Ukulele Chord Progression and Tab

This is the chords of Space Oddity by David Bowie on Piano, Ukulele, Guitar and Keyboard.

[Intro]
Fmaj7 Em Fmaj7 Em
Fmaj7 Em Fmaj7 Em

[Pre-Verse]
C                               Em
Ground control to Major Tom
C                         Em
Ground control to Major Tom
Am                                   Am/G                         D7/F#
Take your protein pills and put your helmet on
C                                     Em
Ground control to Major Tom
C                                                 Em
Commencing countdown engines on
Am                         Am/G                         D7/F#
Check ignition and may God’s love be with you

[Verse 1]
C                                                 E
This is ground control to Major Tom
F
You’ve really made the grade
Fm                                     C                         F
And the papers want to know whose shirt you wear
Fm                                     C                                     F
Now it’s time to leave the capsule if you dare
C                                                 E
This is Major Tom to ground control
F
I’m stepping through the door
Fm                         C                         F
And I’m floating in a most peculiar way
Fm             C                                           F
And the stars look very different today

[Chorus]
Fmaj7                                     Em
For here am I sitting in a tin can
Fmaj7             Em
Far above the world
Bb                         Am                       G                         F
Planet Earth is blue and there’s nothing I can do

[Instrumental]
C F G A A
C F G A A
Fmaj7 Em A C D E

[Verse 2]
C                                                             E
Though I’m past one hundred thousand miles
F
I’m feeling very still
Fm                         C                                     F
And I think my spaceship knows which way to go
Fm                                     C                                   F
Tell my wife I love her very much she knows

[Bridge]
G                                     E7                         Am             C/G
Ground control to Major Tom, your circuit’s dead, there’s something wrong
D7/F#
Can you hear me Major Tom?
C
Can you hear me Major Tom?
G
Can you hear me Major Tom? Can you…

[Chorus]
Fmaj7                                     Em
Here am I floating ’round my tin can
Fmaj7             Em
Far above the Moon
Bb             Am                                     G                         F
Planet Earth is blue and there’s nothing I can do

[Outro]
C F G A A
C F G A A
Fmaj7 Em A C D E