A Minor Cheat Sheet

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The A Minor Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of A Minor showing no sharps or flats

About The Key Of A Minor

The key of A Minor has a key signature of no sharps or flats. It is the most popular key among Minor keys and the 5th 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 (A minor, D minor, and E minor). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In A Minor

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in A 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 A Minor

Click on the following songs in A Minor to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

Nightcall
by Kavinsky
Tennis Courts
by Lorde
Trails Of The Past
by Sbtrkt
Illumielle
by Jo Blankenburg
Rain Over Me
by Pitbull
Whistle
by Flo Rida
Tearin' Up My Heart
by Nsync
The Importance of Being Idle
by Oasis
Love is Blue
by Paul Mauriat
Everything Sounds Like Coldplay Now
by Mitch Benn And The Distractions
Losing My Religion
by REM
Glass Onion
by The Beatles
Hurt
by Johnny Cash
Your Mother Should Know
by The Beatles
Blown Away
by Carrie Underwood
House of the Rising Sun
by The Animals
Angie
by The Rolling Stones
Miss You Tomorrow
by Christopher S
Stairway to Heaven
by Led Zeppelin
Europa
by Globus
Hello
by Lionel Richie
Around The World
by ATC
Californication
by Red Hot Chili Peppers
While My Guitar Gently Weeps
by The Beatles
Time Is Running Out
by Muse
Parachute
by Cheryl Cole
Dreams
by Fleetwood Mac
Transcendence
by Lindsey Stirling
Thinkin Bout You
by Frank Ocean
Dracarys
by Paul Erdos
Lovesong
by The Cure
Dragostea Din Tei
by O Zone
Turn Your Love Around
by George Benson
One Semester of Spanish Spanish Love Song
by Runaway Box
You Never Give Me Your Money
by The Beatles
Superman
by Eminem
Don't Panic
by Coldplay
Rockit
by Herbie Hancock
Promises - Skrillex-Nero Remix
by Nero
Final Fantasy IV World Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
The Tetris Theme
by Nintendo
I will survive
by Gloria Gaynor
Danzon Number 2
by Arturo Marquez
Don't You Want Me
by The Human League
Symphony No 7 in A major - II
by Ludwig van Beethoven
Tubular Bells
by Exorcist Theme
Donde Estan Corazon
by Enrique Iglesias
Final Fantasy VI Boss Battle Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
Otherside
by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Harmony
by Runescape
Bad Romance
by Lady Gaga
What Kind of Pokemon Are You
by Pokemon
Every City
by Equalizers
Ms Jackson
by Outkast
Angoa
by Felix Reina
For The Win
by Two Steps From Hell
Happiness is a Warm Gun
by The Beatles
Unchain my Heart
by Joe Cocker
Channel 42
by Deadmau5 - Wolfgang Gartner
Final Fantasy IV Battle Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
Hysteria
by Muse
4 In the morning
by Gwen Stefani
The passenger
by Iggy Pop
Swimming
by Florence and the Machine
Atma Weapon Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
Adam's Song
by Blink 182

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of A Minor

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