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 (17%)
  2. D Major (12%)
  3. G Major (12%)
  4. A Major (10%)
  5. E Major (9%)
  6. F Major (9%)
  7. E♭ Major (7%)
  8. B♭ Major (6%)
  9. D♭ Major (5%)
  10. B Major (5%)
  11. F♯ Major (5%)
  12. A♭ Major (4%)

Minor

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

All Keys Ranked By Popularity

  1. C Major (2735)
  2. D Major (1924)
  3. G Major (1838)
  4. A Major (1572)
  5. A Minor (1501)
  6. E Major (1469)
  7. C Minor (1446)
  8. E Minor (1403)
  9. F Major (1383)
  10. D Minor (1313)
  11. E♭ Major (1128)
  12. G Minor (1045)
  13. B Minor (981)
  14. B♭ Major (904)
  15. F♯ Minor (878)
  16. F Minor (873)
  17. C♯ Minor (803)
  18. D♭ Major (760)
  19. D♯ Minor (752)
  20. B Major (750)
  21. F♯ Major (741)
(Key data last updated 2022-05-21 03:03:01)