I found out yesterday that possibly the easiest song in the world to learn is WonderWall.
5 chords, you keep two of your fingers in the same place for all of them. Stick a kapo on your guitar, wiggle your index finger and middle finger around, and you're golden.
Gotta love it.
Simon Cooke is an occasional video game developer, ex-freelance journalist, screenwriter, film-maker, musician, and software engineer in Seattle, WA.
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