B Major Cheat Sheet

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The B Major Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of B Major showing 5 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, and A#)

About The Key Of B Major

The key of B Major has a key signature of 5 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, and A#). It is the 11st most popular key among Major keys and the 19th most popular among all keys. Major keys, along with minor keys, are a common choice for popular songs. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all major chords (B Major, E Major, and F♯ Major). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In B Major

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in B Major draw almost entirely from the following 20 chords. Click on a chord below to show it on the piano and hear how it sounds.

Songs In The Key Of B Major

Click on the following songs in B Major to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

You Found Me
by The Fray
November Rain
by Guns N' Roses
Walking Disaster
by Sum 41
Take It To The Limit
by The Eagles
Africa
by Toto
Hoppipolla
by Sigur Ros
I Miss You
by Blink 182
Living The Dream
by Miller 64
He's Able
by Deitrick Haddon
Always
by Blink 182
Drowning
by Armin van Buuren featuring Laura V - Avicii Remix
Alice Deejay
by Better off alone
Yellow
by Coldplay
Blessed
by Tom Hangs 'Avicii' - Shermanology
Wonderful World
by Sam Cooke
Our God
by Chris Tomlin
Never gonna leave this bed
by Maroon 5
The Lazy Song
by Bruno Mars
A Thousand Miles
by Vanessa Carlton
Ai Se Eu Te Pego
by Michel Telo
Friday
by Rebecca Black
Penny Lane
by The Beatles
Take A Walk
by Passion Pit
Payphone
by Maroon 5
Badgers
by Jonti Picking
Catch a Falling Star
by Perry Como
Beautiful Girl
by INXS
Fire Hive
by Knife Party
Working Class Man
by Jimmy Barnes
Money For Nothing
by Dire Straits
The Way I Feel Inside
by The Zombies
Baby C'mon
by Stephen Malkmus
Again
by Kambua Manundu
Surrender
by Cheap Trick
Super Bass
by Nicki Minaj
Katamari on the Rocks
by Katamari Damacy Soundtrack
The Spark
by Afrojack
We Own The Night
by The Wanted
Revolution
by The Beatles
Don't Worry Be Happy
by Bobby McFerrin
Starlight
by Muse
Not Pretty Enough
by Kasey Chambers
Echoes
by Henrik B - Niklas Gustavsson - Peter Johansson
The Boxer
by Simon and Garfunkel
For No One
by The Beatles
Born in the USA
by Bruce Springsteen
When You Were Young
by The Killers
Escape
by Enrique Iglesias
Sir Duke
by Stevie Wonder
You Are Not Alone
by Michael Jackson
Lookin' Out My Back Door
by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Overwhelmed
by Tim McMorris
I'm Yours
by Jason Mraz
The Night Out - Madeon Remix
by Martin Solveig
Confusion and Frustration in Modern Times
by Sum 41
Escape from the City
by Crush 40
Nyan Cat - nyanyanya
by PRGuitarMan -Yamaha Vocaloid
Lego House
by Ed Sheeran
Say My Name
by Porter Robinson
Life
by The Avett Brothers
Giant Steps
by John Coltrane

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of B Major

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