Song Keys Ranked By Popularity

The most popular keys in each scale drawn from over 30,000 songs in the TheoryTab database

Major

  1. C Major (17%)
  2. D Major (12%)
  3. G Major (11%)
  4. A Major (10%)
  5. E Major (9%)
  6. F Major (9%)
  7. E♭ Major (7%)
  8. B♭ Major (6%)
  9. F♯ Major (5%)
  10. D♭ Major (5%)
  11. B Major (5%)
  12. A♭ Major (4%)

Minor

  1. A Minor (12%)
  2. C Minor (12%)
  3. E Minor (12%)
  4. D Minor (11%)
  5. G Minor (9%)
  6. B Minor (8%)
  7. F♯ Minor (7%)
  8. F Minor (7%)
  9. C♯ Minor (6%)
  10. D♯ Minor (6%)
  11. B♭ Minor (5%)
  12. G♯ Minor (5%)

All Keys Ranked By Popularity

  1. C Major (3122)
  2. D Major (2285)
  3. G Major (2152)
  4. A Major (1868)
  5. E Major (1726)
  6. A Minor (1658)
  7. F Major (1632)
  8. C Minor (1589)
  9. E Minor (1588)
  10. D Minor (1478)
  11. E♭ Major (1373)
  12. G Minor (1193)
  13. B Minor (1123)
  14. B♭ Major (1113)
  15. F♯ Minor (988)
  16. F Minor (969)
  17. F♯ Major (919)
  18. D♭ Major (918)
  19. B Major (886)
  20. C♯ Minor (871)
  21. D♯ Minor (849)
(Key data last updated 2022-12-04 03:03:16)