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 (16%)
  2. D Major (12%)
  3. G Major (12%)
  4. A Major (10%)
  5. E Major (10%)
  6. F Major (9%)
  7. E♭ Major (7%)
  8. B♭ Major (6%)
  9. F♯ Major (5%)
  10. D♭ Major (5%)
  11. A♭ Major (5%)
  12. B Major (5%)

Minor

  1. A Minor (12%)
  2. E Minor (12%)
  3. C Minor (11%)
  4. D Minor (11%)
  5. G Minor (9%)
  6. B Minor (9%)
  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 (4226)
  2. D Major (3326)
  3. G Major (3084)
  4. A Major (2676)
  5. E Major (2551)
  6. F Major (2344)
  7. A Minor (2195)
  8. E Minor (2119)
  9. C Minor (2063)
  10. D Minor (1919)
  11. E♭ Major (1848)
  12. B♭ Major (1578)
  13. G Minor (1567)
  14. B Minor (1555)
  15. F♯ Minor (1331)
  16. F♯ Major (1294)
  17. D♭ Major (1285)
  18. A♭ Major (1257)
  19. B Major (1256)
  20. F Minor (1223)
  21. C♯ Minor (1139)
(Key data last updated 2024-06-21 03:03:24)