The key of F♯ Major has a key signature of 6 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, and E#). It is the 9th most popular key among Major keys and the 17th 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 (F♯ Major, B Major, and C♯ Major). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends
According to the TheoryTab database, songs in F♯ 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.
Click on the following songs in F♯ Major to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.
Play or download MIDI files for the following popular chord progressions in F♯ Major.