Cover song marketing is still one of the best ways to promote your band on Youtube. And hey, Justin Bieber’s new song, “What Do You Mean”, has already garnered 70+ million hits in only two weeks. Google search volumes for the track’s lyrics, mp3 download, video and acoustic version are skyrocketing.
This post is your own personal “What Do You Mean” chords and cover kit. Learn the song, record yourself playing it, customize your video title with strategically placed keywords and publish it on Youtube. See what happens. Maybe nothing. Maybe something. You won’t know unless you try.
Basic “What Do You Mean” Chords (by TheLukeMann)
Here’s a pretty simple set of basic chords for What Do You Mean to get started.
“What Do You Mean” Chords and Cover Video
This video isn’t all that helpful for learning how to play What Do You Mean chords, but I was impressed by its production value and thoroughness.
Random “What Do You Mean” Acoustic Covers
Hey, if these musicians can do it, so can you, right? Promote yourself!
Okay, that’s enough Justin Bieber-induced pain to last a long, long time.
* Image at the top modified from one created by Luigi Severus at Deviant Art. Thanks for making me laugh, Luigi!