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.

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

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of E Minor

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