D Major Cheat Sheet

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The D Major Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of D Major showing 2 sharps (F#, and C#)

The 20 Most Popular Chords In D Major

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in D 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 D Major

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

Sugar We're Going Down
by Sugar We're Going Down
Pokemon Red Blue Opening
by Pokemon Red Blue Opening
A-Punk
by A-Punk
Fantastic Voyage
by Fantastic Voyage
I Walk The Line
by I Walk The Line
Me And My Arrow
by Me And My Arrow
Starships
by Starships
Live While We're Young
by Live While We're Young
Girlfriend
by Girlfriend
I Don't Want To Miss A Thing
by I Don't Want To Miss A Thing
If I Could Fly
by If I Could Fly
The Day That Thatcher Dies
by The Day That Thatcher Dies
Mardy Bum
by Mardy Bum
Moonage Daydream
by Moonage Daydream
Stay My Baby
by Stay My Baby
Mary's Song
by Mary's Song
Teddy Boy
by Teddy Boy
Whataya Want from Me
by Whataya Want from Me
The Hazards Of Love 1
by The Hazards Of Love 1
Secrets
by Secrets
Who Says
by Who Says
Museum Of Idiots
by Museum Of Idiots
Higher
by Higher
Beneath Your Beautiful
by Beneath Your Beautiful
Save Me San Francisco
by Save Me San Francisco
Daylight
by Daylight
Breakfast At Tiffany's
by Breakfast At Tiffany's
Without You
by Without You
Coming Home
by Coming Home
She Wolf
by She Wolf
Still Alive
by Still Alive
Don't You Worry Child
by Don't You Worry Child
Double Rainbow Remix
by Double Rainbow Remix
I'll Make Love To You
by I'll Make Love To You
Iris
by Iris
Why Must I Be Sad
by Why Must I Be Sad
Comfortably Numb
by Comfortably Numb
Up Around the Bend
by Up Around the Bend
Giggle at the Ghosty
by Giggle at the Ghosty
This is so Good
by This is so Good
Half The Man
by Half The Man
Stop Crying Your Heart Out
by Stop Crying Your Heart Out
I Wanna Be Where You Are
by I Wanna Be Where You Are
Annie's Song
by Annie's Song
Who's that chick
by Who's that chick
Hey Nineteen
by Hey Nineteen
Love Story
by Love Story
Bad Moon Rising
by Bad Moon Rising
Mamma Mia
by Mamma Mia
She Drives Me Crazy
by She Drives Me Crazy
Waka Waka
by Waka Waka
Caring is Creepy
by Caring is Creepy
In The Fields
by In The Fields
Black Star
by Black Star
Whale
by Whale
Brain Damage
by Brain Damage
Paradise
by Paradise
America the Beautiful
by America the Beautiful
Streams of Whiskey
by Streams of Whiskey

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of D Major

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About The Key Of D Major

The key of D Major has a key signature of 2 sharps (F#, and C#). It is the 3rd most popular key among Major keys and the 3rd 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 (D Major, G Major, and A Major).

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