B Major Cheat Sheet

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The B Major Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of B Major showing 5 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, and A#)

About The Key Of B Major

The key of B Major has a key signature of 5 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, and A#). It is the 10th most popular key among Major keys and the 20th most popular among all keys. Major keys, along with minor keys, are a common choice for popular songs. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all major chords (B Major, E Major, and F♯ Major). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In B Major

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in B Major 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 B Major

Click on the following songs in B Major to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

Take A Walk
by Passion Pit
I Got You
by Jack Johnson
Timber Ft Kesha
by Pitbull
The Spark
by Afrojack
Surrender
by Cheap Trick
Ai Se Eu Te Pego
by Michel Telo
Undo-Full-Metal-Alchemist-FMA-OP3
by Cool Joke
Katamari on the Rocks
by Katamari Damacy Soundtrack
You Found Me
by The Fray
Hunger Games Theme - Horn Of Plenty
by James Newton Howard
Lasso
by Phoenix
Never gonna leave this bed
by Maroon 5
Baby C'mon
by Stephen Malkmus
Sweet Nothing
by Calvin Harris
Overwhelmed
by Tim McMorris
Drowning
by Armin van Buuren featuring Laura V - Avicii Remix
Lookin' Out My Back Door
by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Escape from the City
by Crush 40
Always
by Blink 182
Again
by Kambua Manundu
Walking Disaster
by Sum 41
Willst Du
by Alligatoah
Nyan Cat - nyanyanya
by PRGuitarMan -Yamaha Vocaloid
Life
by The Avett Brothers
Confusion and Frustration in Modern Times
by Sum 41
Say My Name
by Porter Robinson
Who Put the Bomp
by Barry Mann
Hoppipolla
by Sigur Ros
Echoes
by Henrik B - Niklas Gustavsson - Peter Johansson
Super Bass
by Nicki Minaj
Money For Nothing
by Dire Straits
We Own The Night
by The Wanted
Reflektor
by Arcade Fire
The Night Out - Madeon Remix
by Martin Solveig
Starlight
by Muse
Escape
by Enrique Iglesias
Alice Deejay
by Better off alone
Hunger Games Theme - Preparing the Chariots
by James Newton Howard
The Way I Feel Inside
by The Zombies
Blessed
by Tom Hangs 'Avicii' - Shermanology
Wake Me Up I'm Dreaming
by Luigi Lusini
Faithfully
by Journey
Timber feat Kesha
by Pitbull
Timber
by Pitbull feat Kesha
Not Pretty Enough
by Kasey Chambers
Badgers
by Jonti Picking
His Cheeseburger
by Veggie Tales
Born in the USA
by Bruce Springsteen
Flying Butterfly
by YB
Catch a Falling Star
by Perry Como
Take It To The Limit
by The Eagles
I'm Yours
by Jason Mraz
Lego House
by Ed Sheeran
Fire Hive
by Knife Party
You Are Not Alone
by Michael Jackson
Friday
by Rebecca Black
Living The Dream
by Miller 64
When You Were Young
by The Killers
Beautiful Girl
by INXS
I Miss You
by Blink 182
Working Class Man
by Jimmy Barnes
November Rain
by Guns N' Roses
Don't Worry Be Happy
by Bobby McFerrin
Our God
by Chris Tomlin

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of B Major

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