Choose and determine which version of Riptide chords and tabs by Vance Joy you can play. *Recorded Key C# Riptide. And because the Riptide chords are pretty easy, it's a perfect song for beginners on the guitar and ukulele. It became a viral sensation due to its catchy melody and rhythmic strumming. This is advertised as "easy piano" but the arrangement is absolutely unplayable for an intermediate piano student. Riptide by Vance Joy Key: Am Am | Capo: 0 fr | Left-Handed Intro Am G C C Am G C C Verse 1 Am G C I was scared of dentists and the dark, Am G C I was scared of pretty girls and starting conversations, Am G C Oh, all my friends are turning green, Am G C You're the magicians assistant in their dreams. Last updated on 09.13.2016 It reached #1 on US Alternative Songs chart, and top-10 in 11 other countries. Vance Joy - Riptide Piano Tutorial. The melody is not difficult but it jumps around and to harmonize it in 6ths and then call it easy is idiotic. Download and print in PDF or MIDI free sheet music for riptide by Vance Joy arranged by wout2828 for Piano (Solo) Honestly, who writes these arrangements?? Riptide was released in 2013 by Australian singer-songwriter, James Keogh (aka Vance Joy). Riptide was first released on Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy's debut EP, God Loves You When You're Dancing (2013), and later on his debut studio album Dream Your Life Away (2014). Intro: Am G C (2x) Am G C I was scared of dentists and the dark, Am G C I was scared of pretty girls and starting conversations, Am G C Oh all my friends are turning green, Am G C You're the magicians assistant in their dreams.Am G C Ooh, ooh ooh Am G C (hold) Ooh, and they come unstuck Am G C Lady, running down to the riptide, C Am taken away to the dark side, G C I wanna be your left hand man.