"G major" - Songs in the key of...

I decided to start this to keep track of some songs I liked improvising and soloing on guitar with, and it's grown over the years into something fairly substantial and used by thousands of people around the world every week. Listed below is a list of results conducted from a short survey from 100 of our website visitors, which illustrates how the tool is and can be used an a variety of different ways.

used for...

  • improvising
  • practicing scales
  • soloing
  • finding new songs to learn in a particular key
  • DJ use
  • sampling vocals
  • helping with theory exams
  • developing a good ear for keys
  • arranging music
  • practicing for music tests
  • and more...

used with...

  • Guitar
  • Piano
  • Violin
  • Flute
  • Banjo
  • Ukulele
  • Sax
  • Voice / Vocal
  • panpipes
  • harmonica
  • xylophone
  • bass guitar
  • upright bass
  • trumpet
  • any other pitched instrument...
Song Key Artist Album Scales Styles
So It Goes… G major Taylor Swift Reputation G major, G major pentatonic pop
Hearts Don't Break Around Here G major Ed Sheeran ÷ G major, G major pentatonic pop, alternative, acoustic
Bibia Be Ye Ye G major Ed Sheeran ÷ G major, G major pentatonic pop, alternative, acoustic
Nancy Mulligan G major Ed Sheeran ÷ G major, G major pentatonic pop, alternative, acoustic
Croeso G major TL Music Lessons 10 Acoustic Guitar & Ukulele Songs - Beginners To Intermediate G major, G major pentatonic acoustic, pop, rock, chilled, instrumental
Who Knows G major Avril Lavigne Under My Skin (2004) G major, G major pentatonic pop rock, alternative, acoustic
Slipped Away G major Avril Lavigne Under My Skin (2004) G major, G major pentatonic pop rock, alternative, acoustic
Under the Tide G major Chvrches The Bones of What You Believe G major, G major pentatonic pop, electronic music, alternative
Recover G major Chvrches The Bones of What You Believe G major, G major pentatonic pop, electronic music, alternative
Days of Old G major B.B. King Riding With The King G blues blues
Make You Feel Better G major Red Hot Chili Peppers Stadium Arcadium CD2 - Mars - (2006) G major pentatonic funk, rock
Accident Without Emergency G major Biffy Clyro Opposites CD2 - The Land at the End of Our Toes - (2013) G major, G major pentatonic rock, alternative rock
Wake G major Linkin Park Minutes To Midnight (2007) G major, G major pentatonic metal, rock
You Shook Me All Night Long G major ACDC Back In Black G major, G major pentatonic rock
How We Do (Party) G major Rita Ora Ora G major, G major pentatonic pop
Welcome To New York G major Taylor Swift 1989 G major, G major pentatonic pop
Shake It Off G major Taylor Swift 1989 G major, G major pentatonic pop
Been A Son G major Nirvana Nirvana (2002) D mixolydian, D mixolydian pentatonic grunge
Heart of gold G major Birdy Fire Within (2013) G major, G major pentatonic chilled
Maybe G major Birdy Fire Within (2013) G major, G major pentatonic chilled
Standing in the way of the light G major Birdy Fire Within (2013) G major, G major pentatonic chilled
How Do You Feel Today G major Gabrielle Aplin English Rain (2013) G major, G major pentatonic pop, acoustic, chilled
Fast In My Car G major Paramore Paramore (2013) G major, G major pentatonic rock, pop rock
(One of Those) Crazy Girls G major Paramore Paramore (2013) G major, G major pentatonic rock, pop rock
Whiskey in the Jar G major Thin Lizzy G major, G major pentatonic rock
She's A Rebel G major Green Day American Idiot G major, G major pentatonic rock, punk rock
Here I Go Again G major Whitesnake G major, G major pentatonic rock
Little Wing G major Jimi Hendrix G major, G major pentatonic rock, funk
Free Bird G major Lynyrd Skynyrd G major, G major pentatonic rock
Wonderful Tonight G major Eric Clapton G major, G major pentatonic ballad
Hey Joe G major Jimi Hendrix G major, G major pentatonic rock
Sweet Home Alabama G major Lynyrd Skynyrd G major, G major pentatonic rock
Keep Holding On G major Avril Lavigne G major, G major pentatonic pop, rock, acoustic
When You're Gone G major Avril Lavigne G major, G major pentatonic pop, rock, acoustic
Goodbye G major Avril Lavigne Goodbye Lullaby (2011) G major, G major pentatonic pop, rock, acoustic
Call Me Maybe G major Carly Rae Jepsen G major, G major pentatonic pop
Let Her Go G major Passenger G major, G major pentatonic pop, acoustic
Supermassive Black Hole G major Muse G major, G major pentatonic rock
Drunk G major Ed Sheeran G major, G major pentatonic acoustic, pop
California King Bed G major Rihanna G major, G major pentatonic pop
Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) G major Green Day G major, G major pentatonic punk rock
Wake Me Up When September Ends G major Green Day American Idiot G major, G major pentatonic punk rock
Keep Your Head Up G major Ben Howard Every Kingdom G major, G major pentatonic acoustic
We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together G major Taylor Swift G major, G major pentatonic pop, acoustic
22 G major Taylor Swift G major, G major pentatonic pop, acoustic
I Gotta Feeling G major The Black Eyed Peas G major, G major pentatonic pop
Swing, Swing G major The All-American Rejects G major, G major pentatonic punk rock

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