The Most Versatile Strum Pattern Around

I get asked about strum patterns a lot on my YouTube channel so I made a video about the strum pattern I use as my go-to for playing chord based songs.

The Most Versatile Strum Pattern Around
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I get asked about strum patterns a lot on my YouTube channel so I made a video about the strum pattern I use as my go-to for playing chord based songs. It got a positive response on Reddit so I figured why not submit it here?
I have a lot of other videos on my channel like this one. If you're interested, check it out.

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    cbenzen
    Great lesson. But you should also post that this video is "50 Hit Songs using the same Chords and Strumming Pattern".
    William McCarty
    Simple lesson but very effective. Young kids really enjoy this lesson. The light goes of in their heads.
    katyana.du
    what you don't explain..do u change the strum or each chord, or do you do the entire strum sequence for each note?
    skipinawareness
    He does the same strum pattern the whole time. It would depend on the song when you would change the chords. Sometimes you will do "D_DU_UDU" five times on the same chord and sometimes, you may switch chords halfway through. The point of the video is that regardless of what your left hand is doing (the one that defines the chords), your right hand will continue strumming the same. This obviously is for basics. Once you get into more intricate stuff, the rules fly out the window I hope that helped!
    crossfitter74
    That was awesome. I am new to guitar and that is always my first question when I am listening to a song.....what is the strumming pattern. I love how you transitioned through so many songs and really showed, it doesnt matter that much, as long as you play cords correctly and in time. Thank you sooooo much.
    davidlscurlock
    i think its a muscle memory thing but i wish i wooda learned this patern befor i learned my other patern because i keep wanting to go d du dud
    clwords
    That was great. I've been working on that strum pattern with somewhere over the rainbow and I'm yours this opens up lots of possibilities