C♯ Major Cheat Sheet

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The C♯ Major Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of C# Major showing 7 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#, and B#)

Relative Keys

The relative keys of C♯ Major are:

About The Key Of C♯ Major

The key of C♯ Major has a key signature of 7 sharps (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#, and B#). The C♯ Major scale has the notes C#, D#, E#, F#, G#, A#, and B#. 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 (C♯ Major, F♯ Major, and G♯ Major). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In C♯ Major

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in C♯ 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 using a Major key

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

When You're Gone
by Avril Lavigne
She's Always a Woman
by Billy Joel
Everything I Do
by Bryan Adams
When I Was Your Man
by Bruno Mars
Big Bang Theory Theme Song
by Bare Naked Ladies
Airplanes
by B o B ft Hayley Williams
Till The World Ends
by Britney Spears
The Lazy Song
by Bruno Mars
Someone Like You
by Adele
Rolling In The Deep
by Adele
Maybellene
by Chuck Berry
Uninvited
by Alanis Morissette
Girlfriend
by Avril Lavigne
Hook
by Blues Traveler
That'll Be The Day
by Buddy Holly
Moi Lolita
by Alizee
Downstream
by Braid Soundtrack
I Gotta Feeling
by Black Eyed Peas
Something Good
by Alt-J
Jupiter
by Ayaka Hirahara
Like A Rolling Stone
by Bob Dylan
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme
by Chuck Lorre
Set Fire to the Rain
by Adele
Ever Ever After
by Carrie Underwood
I Don't Want To Miss A Thing
by Aerosmith
Hold It Against Me
by Britney Spears
Parachute
by Cheryl Cole
Be Like That
by 3 Doors Down
I Get Around
by Beach Boys
Malaguena
by Blast
Breezeblocks
by Alt-J
Call Me Maybe
by Carly Rae Jepsen
Sakuranbo
by Ai Ootsuka
Snakes On A Plane
by Cobra Starship
Jar Of Hearts
by Christina Perri
Boston
by Augustana
So Small
by Carrie Underwood
Soviet National Anthem
by Alexander Alexandrov
My Heart Will Go On
by Celine Dion
Come On Over
by Christina Aguilera
Just The Way You Are
by Bruno Mars
Living On A Prayer
by Bon Jovi
All The Small Things
by Blink 182
Zulf's Theme
by Bastion Soundtrack
Mardy Bum
by Arctic Monkeys
Forget You
by Cee Lo Green
Cryin'
by Aerosmith
All American Girl
by Carrie Underwood
Every Time We Touch
by Cascada
Baby One More Time
by Britney Spears
Ghost Of Days Gone By
by Alter Bridge
Who says you can't go home
by Bon Jovi
White Christmas
by Bing Crosby
I'm Not A Girl
by Britney Spears
Duele El Amor ft Ana Torroja
by Aleks Syntek
Grenade
by Bruno Mars
Like Dylan in the Movies
by Belle and Sebastian
Out From Under
by Britney Spears
I'll Make Love To You
by Boyz II Men
Lean on Me
by Bill Withers
Just Can't Get Enough
by Black Eyed Peas
You Know I'm No Good
by Amy Winehouse
Whataya Want from Me
by Adam Lambert
Halo
by Beyonce
You Shook Me All Night Long
by ACDC
Before He Cheats
by Carrie Underwood
Piano Man
by Billy Joel
Hard To Say I'm Sorry
by Chicago

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of C♯ Major

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