Longview, Welcome to Paradise, and Basket Case certainly got everyone’s attention, but When I Come Around solidified Green Day’s worldwide fame. It is currently second only to Good Riddance in terms of best-selling Green Day single, having sold a whopping 640,000 copies (a figure which continues to grow).

Guitar players have been impressing girls with this one since 1994. The best part is, it isn’t all that difficult to play. Here are the chords so you can get in on the action.

Tuning: Eb

When I Come Around by Green Day chords and lyrics