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.

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

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of E Minor

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