E Minor Cheat Sheet

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The E Minor Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of E Minor showing 1 sharp (F#)

About The Key Of E Minor

The key of E Minor has a key signature of 1 sharp (F#). It is the 3rd most popular key among Minor keys and the 9th 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 (E minor, A minor, and B minor). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In E Minor

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in E 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 E Minor

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

Jump
by Two Steps From Hell
OMG
by Usher
Party Shaker
by RIO feat Nicco
Nothing Else Matters
by Metallica
Heart of the Sunrise
by Yes
Grace
by Jeff Buckley
Alone
by Sistar
Can't Hold Us
by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
Razor Sharp
by Pegboard Nerds and Tristam
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Nights In White Satin
by The Moody Blues
Seven Nation Army
by The White Stripes
Flying Robots
by schmoyoho
Haitian Divorce
by Steely Dan
Just Give Me A Reason
by Pink
Rocketeer
by Far East Movement
Heart Of Steel
by Manowar
Hey You
by Pink Floyd
Let's Go
by Calvin Harris
Suffer
by Knife Party
Rock Your Body
by Justin Timberlake
Bring Me To Life
by Evanescence
All We've Got
by The Begging Sea
Battery
by Metallica
The Court of the Crimson King
by King Crimson
Super Mario Galaxy 2 - Battle Belt Galaxy
by Nintendo
Red Zone
by Tatsh NAOKI
Blood Brothers
by Iron Maiden
We'll Be Coming Back
by Calvin Harris
New Born
by Muse
Enter Sandman
by Metallica
The Way It Was
by Wolfgang Gartner
Happiness is a Warm Gun
by The Beatles
T-Rex
by Mike Candys
Cancion Del Mariachi
by Los Lobos
Hurt
by Christina Aguilera
Reckoner
by Radiohead
People Are Strange
by The Doors
The Chain
by Fleetwood Mac
Halloween
by Helloween
Moon Trance
by Lindsey Stirling
Berlin
by ThePianoGuys
A Little Bit Of Love
by Brenda Russell
Mockingbird
by Eminem
Black
by Pearl Jam
All The Things You Are
by Jerome Kern
Space Dementia
by Muse
Prom Queen
by Lil Wayne
Queen
by Scandal
Lucky
by Radiohead
Again and Again
by Basto
No Return
by God is an Astronaut
Ahora Quien
by Marc Anthony
Zombie
by The Cranberries
Welcome to the Machine
by Pink Floyd
Cry Just a Little
by Bingo Players
Come As You Are
by Nirvana
Scandal
by Queen
Self Destruct
by Pegboard Nerds
Chrono Trigger - Main Theme
by Yasunori Mitsuda
Eleanor Rigby
by The Beatles
Living On A Prayer
by Bon Jovi
The Wicker Man
by Iron Maiden
I'm Not Alone
by Calvin Harris
Human
by Krewella
Corridor Of Death
by Damjan Mravunac
Tears of The Dragon
by Bruce Dickinson
Silver Scrapes
by Danny McCarthy
Supersonic
by Bad Religion
If i had you
by Adam Lambert

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of E Minor

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