John Legend’s All of Me Guitar Chords & Strumming Pattern

John Legend’s All of Me is a very popular song, and very close to my heart. Emotional and soothing to the ears, I really love playing this song on the Guitar. This is such a song that you would simply love strumming it even when you are not singing it out loud. And just because of the popularity of this song, i am sharing with you All of Me guitar chords along with the strumming pattern.

Released in 2013, this song has hit 1.3 Billion views on YouTube. And it truly is a soul touching song, reason enough for its high popularity. Most of you might not know this, but John Legend has dedicated this song to his wife, Chrissy Teigen. Soon enough, this song was rocking all the music charts, and stood proudly at number 1 position on Billboard Hot 100 list.

This song is primarily based on Piano. It is a tender piano power ballad, sung as a proposal to his then girlfriend and now wife, Chrissy. But it can also be easily played on Guitar with just the right hands. Here are the guitar chords for the song. Happy playing it.

Guitar Chords

Unlike other songs that we shared before, this song will use multiple chords instead of just 4. Here are all the chords that are used at different places in this song. Master these chords well before you move ahead and start playing the song.

Em C G D Am

Strumming Pattern

There can be 2 patterns that you can follow while playing John Legend’s All of Me.

Pattern 1: D–D–D-

Pattern 2: DUUDU

You can easily play the music by following any pattern from above, whichever is more comfortable to you. We would highly recommend you to practice switching from one chord to another following the above patterns before moving ahead with the actual song.

Now let’s have a look at guitar chords along with the lyrics.

All of Me Chords with Lyrics

[Verse 1:]
What would I do without your smart mouth?
Em                  C                                       G
Drawing me in, and you kicking me out
                     D                                  Em
You’ve got my head spinning, no kidding, I can’t pin you down
                           C                       G                  D                     Em
What’s going on in that beautiful mind
                       C                              G
I’m on your magical mystery ride
                       D                      Em
And I’m so dizzy, don’t know what hit me, but I’ll be alright
                C                       G                                D             Am

 

[Pre-Chorus:]
My head’s under water
      Am                 Em
But I’m breathing fine
        D                    Am
You’re crazy and I’m out of my mind
                   Em                    D

 

[Chorus:]
‘Cause all of me
            G
Loves all of you
            Em
Love your curves and all your edges
                    Am
All your perfect imperfections
                  D
Give your all to me
                  G
I’ll give my all to you
                   Em
You’re my end and my beginning
                  Am
Even when I lose I’m winning
             D
‘Cause I give you all, all of me
                             Em   C      G
And you give me all, all of you, oh oh
                            Em   C      G     D

 

[Verse 2:]
How many times do I have to tell you
Em                C                                 G
Even when you’re crying you’re beautiful too
                                 D                                Em
The world is beating you down, I’m around through every mood
                         C                  G                  D                           Em
You’re my downfall, you’re my muse
                     C                            G
My worst distraction, my rhythm and blues
                       D                                     Em
I can’t stop singing, it’s ringing, in my head for you
                       C                  G              D                Am

 

[Pre-Chorus:]
My head’s under water
      Am               Em
But I’m breathing fine
        D                  Am
You’re crazy and I’m out of my mind
                   Em                    D

 

[Chorus:]
‘Cause all of me
            G
Loves all of you
            Em
Love your curves and all your edges
                    Am
All your perfect imperfections
                  D
Give your all to me
                  G
I’ll give my all to you
                   Em
You’re my end and my beginning
                  Am
Even when I lose I’m winning
             D
‘Cause I give you all, all of me
                             Em   C      G
And you give me all, all of you, oh oh
                            Em   C      G     D

 

[Bridge:]
Cards on the table
Am               Em
we’re both showing hearts
            D                  Am
Risking it all, though it’s hard
Am         Em                   D

 

[Chorus:]
‘Cause all of me
            G
Loves all of you
            Em
Love your curves and all your edges
                    Am
All your perfect imperfections
                  D
Give your all to me
                  G
I’ll give my all to you
                   Em
You’re my end and my beginning
                  Am
Even when I lose I’m winning
             D
‘Cause I give you all, all of me
                             Em   C      G
And you give me all, all of you, oh oh
                            Em   C      G     D
I give you all, all of me
                 Em   C      G
And you give me all, all of you, oh oh
                             Em   C      G     D

Now enjoy playing this song on your favorite Guitar and share your views with us. If you find the need for any corrections in the above chords, do let us know.

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