Paranoid by Black Sabbath Chords and Melody

Intro and Verse

Pre-Chorus and Chorus

Chord And Melody Metrics For Paranoid

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Chord Complexity

38

Melodic Complexity

45

Chord-Melody Tension

29

Chord Progression Novelty

25

Chord Bass Melody

46

In terms of chords and melody, Paranoid is more basic than the typical song, having below average scores in Chord Complexity, Melodic Complexity, Chord-Melody Tension, Chord Progression Novelty and Chord-Bass Melody.

About The Key Of E Minor

Paranoid is written in the key of E Minor. According to the Theorytab database, 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). See the E Minor Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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