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 8th 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.

Welcome to the Machine
by Pink Floyd
Silver Scrapes
by Danny McCarthy
Relax
by Frankie Goes to Hollywood
Shame On Me
by Avicii
Just Give Me A Reason
by Pink
Grace
by Jeff Buckley
The Way It Was
by Wolfgang Gartner
Pokemon Red and Blue - Lavender Town
by Nintendo
Let's Go
by Calvin Harris
Cubic
by Tom Fall
We're Not Alone - Hi Scandinavia
by Matisse and Sadko
T-Rex
by Mike Candys
Hurt
by Christina Aguilera
Battery
by Metallica
Self Destruct
by Pegboard Nerds
A Little Bit Of Love
by Brenda Russell
Scandal
by Queen
Prom Queen
by Lil Wayne
Berlin
by ThePianoGuys
Comptine d'un autre ete L'apres midi
by Yann Tiersen
The Chain
by Fleetwood Mac
World of Goo - Rain Rain Windy Windy
by Kyle Gabler
Ahora Quien
by Marc Anthony
Nothing Else Matters
by Metallica
Halloween
by Helloween
Is This Love
by Whitesnake
Alone
by Sistar
OMG
by Usher
Mockingbird
by Eminem
Haitian Divorce
by Steely Dan
No Return
by God is an Astronaut
If i had you
by Adam Lambert
Rock Your Body
by Justin Timberlake
Heart Of Steel
by Manowar
Human
by Krewella
Bring Me To Life
by Evanescence
Hey You
by Pink Floyd
Cry Just a Little
by Bingo Players
Bullets - Nause and Adrian Lux Remix
by Rebecca and Fiona
Super Mario Galaxy 2 - Battle Belt Galaxy
by Nintendo
Moon Trance
by Lindsey Stirling
Around My Heart
by Sandra
Kirby Air Ride - Sky Sands
by Nintendo
Suffer
by Knife Party
The Lost
by Mat Zo
You Taste Like Cherry
by Anoraak
Tears of The Dragon
by Bruce Dickinson
Symphony No 4 in E minor - I Allegro non troppo
by Johannes Brahms
Paint It Black
by The Rolling Stones
The Wicker Man
by Iron Maiden
All We've Got
by The Begging Sea
Cancion Del Mariachi
by Los Lobos
San Francisco
by Scott McKenzie
Hot In Herre
by Nelly
I'm Not Alone
by Calvin Harris
Queen
by Scandal
Everywhere You Are - Duderstadt Remix
by Mike Shiver and Aruna
Can't Hold Us
by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
Major Tom - Voellig Losgeloest
by Peter Schilling
Enter Sandman
by Metallica
New Born
by Muse
Vehicle
by Ides Of March
Again and Again
by Basto
Blood Brothers
by Iron Maiden
Jump
by Two Steps From Hell
Urgent
by Foreigner
Black
by Pearl Jam
Heart of the Sunrise
by Yes
Rocket Jump Electro
by Mastgrr
Supersonic
by Bad Religion
We'll Be Coming Back
by Calvin Harris

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of E Minor

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