I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Marvin Gaye Chords and Melody

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Chord And Melody Metrics For I Heard It Through The Grapevine

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Chord Complexity

11

Melodic Complexity

21

Chord-Melody Tension

57

Chord Progression Novelty

13

Chord Bass Melody

0

In terms of chords and melody, I Heard It Through The Grapevine has complexity on par with the typical song, having near-average scores in Chord-Melody Tension and below-average scores in Chord Complexity, Melodic Complexity, Chord Progression Novelty and Chord-Bass Melody.

About The Key Of D♯ Minor

I Heard It Through The Grapevine is written in the key of D♯ Minor. According to the Theorytab database, it is the 10th most popular key among Minor keys and the 21st 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 (D♯ minor, G♯ minor, and A♯ minor). See the D♯ Minor Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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