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The Lazy Song
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The Lazy Song
Trent Swartzentruber teaches you how to play “The Lazy Song” by Bruno Mars. This song was Mars’ third single off of his album, DooWops and Hooligans. The Lazy Song ended up hitting number one on the charts in under a year. It sold over a million digital copies in 2011, and it is his 5th consecutive song that sold over a million copies. The first official video featured Bruno Mars and the group, Poreotics, wearing chimpanzee masks, mimicking the song as Mars performs the song in a bedroom. An alternate official video stars Leonard Nimoy and has a William Shatner cameo in it.
 
The song was written by Bruno Mars and members of his writing and production team, The Smeezingtons, which consist of him, Ari Levine, and Philip Lawrence. 

Trent plays an Gibson Hummingbird in the lesson.


Trent Swartzentruber
    Trent Swartzentruber is a Nashville based guitar player hailing originally from Phoenix, AZ. He toured with Christian artist Jeff Deyo for five years, and then became the instructor for Guitar Apprentice, a visual game-like learning interface teaching hit songs. Trent is also an experienced bass player, learning that instrument as a young lad years before he ever picked up a guitar. Currently, Trent is working as a studio musician, serves at a local church, and is generally being awesome wherever he goes.

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"THE LAZY SONG"
Written by Bruno Mars, Ari Levine, and Philip Lawrence
(C) WB Music Corp. (ASCAP), Northside Independent Music Publishing, LLC (ASCAP), Roc Nation Music (ASCAP), Music Famamanem (ASCAP), Mars Force Music (ASCAP), Music of Windswept (ASCAP), Toy Plane Music (ASCAP) And Unknown Publisher (NS) 
ALL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ITSELF, ROC NATION MUSIC AND MUSIC FAMAMANEM ADMINISTERED BY WB MUSIC CORP.
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Lesson Details
Skill Level:
Beginner
Genres:
Pop
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