Famous songs by key

Knowing the key of a song will help you find the right chords originally used by the artist playing the song. Here is an overview of lots of famous songs by key.

The list is arranged in alphabetic order by the artist/band. (Abbreviations are used for keys: C for C Major and Am for A Minor et cetera.)s

Artist / Band Song title Key
Animals, The House of the Rising Sun Am
Bangles Eternal Flame G
The Beatles All You Need Is Love G
The Beatles Let It Be C
The Beatles Yesterday F
Billy Joel Piano Man C
Jeff Buckley Hallelujah C
Cat Stevens Wild World Am
Clash, The Should I Stay or Should I Go D
Cohen, Leonard Famous Blue Raincoat Am
Cooke, Sam A Change Is Gonna Come Bb
Creedence Clearwater Revival            Bad Moon rising D
Creedence Clearwater Revival Who'll Stop The Rain G
Dixon, Willie Little Red Rooster G
Dylan, Bob Blowin' In The Wind D
Dylan, Bob It Ain't Me Babe G
Dylan, Bob Just Like A Woman E
Dylan, Bob Knockin' On Heaven's Door G
Dylan, Bob Mr. Tambourine Man G
Eagles, The Hotel California Bm
Everly Brothers Take A Message To Mary E
Frampton, Peter Baby I Love Your Way G
Guns N' Roses Don't Cry G#m
Iggy Pop The Passenger Am
Joplin, Janis Me and Bobby McGee G
Hendrix, Jimi All Along the Watchtower C#m
Hendrix, Jimi Voody Child Eb
King, B.B. The Thrill is Gone Bm
Kristofferson, Kris Help Me Make It Through the Night           C
Led Zeppelin Stairway To Heaven Am
Lennon, John Imagine C
Marley, Bob No Woman No Cry C
Moore, Gary Still Got the Blues Am
Morrison, Van Brown Eyed Girl G
Oasis Don't Look Back In Anger C
Oasis Wonderwall Em
Parsons, Gram Hickory Wind G
Petty, Tom Free Fallin' D
Pogues, The Dirty Old Town G
Prince Purple Rain Bb
Redding, Otis Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay G
Rolling Stones Angie Am
Rolling Stones As Tears Go By G
Simon & Garfunkel Homeward Bound C
Simon & Garfunkel Mrs. Robinson E
Slade Come On Feel The Noise G
Sledge, Percy When a Man Loves a Woman Eb
Springsteen, Bruce The River Em
Taylor, Chip Wild Thing A
The Police Every Breath You Take Bb
Sledge, Percy When a Man Loves a Woman Eb
Young, Neil Heart Of Gold Em
Young, Neil Helpless D
Young, Neil Out On the Weekend A

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