E Minor Cheat Sheet

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The E Minor Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of E Minor showing 1 sharp (F#)

About The Key Of E Minor

The key of E Minor has a key signature of 1 sharp (F#). It is the 3rd most popular key among Minor keys and the 9th most popular among all keys. Minor keys, along with major keys, are a common choice for popular music. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all minor chords (E minor, A minor, and B minor). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In E Minor

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in E Minor 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 E Minor

Click on the following songs in E Minor to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

Eleanor Rigby
by The Beatles
Let's Go
by Calvin Harris
Happiness is a Warm Gun
by The Beatles
I'm Not Alone
by Calvin Harris
No Return
by God is an Astronaut
Chrono Trigger - Main Theme
by Yasunori Mitsuda
Ahora Quien
by Marc Anthony
Major Tom - Voellig Losgeloest
by Peter Schilling
Again and Again
by Basto
Living On A Prayer
by Bon Jovi
Just Give Me A Reason
by Pink
Supersonic
by Bad Religion
Come As You Are
by Nirvana
Blood Brothers
by Iron Maiden
Nothing Else Matters
by Metallica
Seven Nation Army
by The White Stripes
Cancion Del Mariachi
by Los Lobos
Berlin
by ThePianoGuys
If i had you
by Adam Lambert
Razor Sharp
by Pegboard Nerds and Tristam
Reckoner
by Radiohead
Tears of The Dragon
by Bruce Dickinson
Enter Sandman
by Metallica
People Are Strange
by The Doors
Prom Queen
by Lil Wayne
Grace
by Jeff Buckley
Can't Hold Us
by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
Heart of the Sunrise
by Yes
We'll Be Coming Back
by Calvin Harris
Halloween
by Helloween
A Little Bit Of Love
by Brenda Russell
The Chain
by Fleetwood Mac
Hurt
by Christina Aguilera
Moon Trance
by Lindsey Stirling
All We've Got
by The Begging Sea
T-Rex
by Mike Candys
Scandal
by Queen
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Space Dementia
by Muse
The Court of the Crimson King
by King Crimson
Super Mario Galaxy 2 - Battle Belt Galaxy
by Nintendo
Battery
by Metallica
New Born
by Muse
Kirby Air Ride - Sky Sands
by Nintendo
Alone
by Sistar
Welcome to the Machine
by Pink Floyd
Suffer
by Knife Party
Lucky
by Radiohead
Black
by Pearl Jam
Corridor Of Death
by Damjan Mravunac
Party Shaker
by RIO feat Nicco
Queen
by Scandal
Haitian Divorce
by Steely Dan
Heart Of Steel
by Manowar
Hey You
by Pink Floyd
The Way It Was
by Wolfgang Gartner
OMG
by Usher
Zombie
by The Cranberries
Cry Just a Little
by Bingo Players
Human
by Krewella
Silver Scrapes
by Danny McCarthy
Jump
by Two Steps From Hell
The Wicker Man
by Iron Maiden
Flying Robots
by schmoyoho
Self Destruct
by Pegboard Nerds
All The Things You Are
by Jerome Kern
Rock Your Body
by Justin Timberlake
Nights In White Satin
by The Moody Blues
Red Zone
by Tatsh NAOKI
Rocketeer
by Far East Movement
Mockingbird
by Eminem
Bring Me To Life
by Evanescence

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of E Minor

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