C Major Cheat Sheet

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The C Major Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of C Major showing no sharps or flats

About The Key Of C Major

The key of C Major has a key signature of no sharps or flats. It is the most common key in all of popular music. For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In C Major

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in C Major 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 C Major

Click on the following songs in C Major to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

I Feel Love
by Donna Summer
Mario Brothers Theme
by Koji Kondo
First Date
by Blink 182
Ain't Too Proud to Beg
by The Temptations
Ho Hey
by The Lumineers
Home Sweet Home
by Motley Crue
My Lovely Horse
by The Divine Comedy
Don't Go Away
by Oasis
One
by U2
Big soundtrack
by Tom Hanks
Boston
by Augustana
Those Magic Changes - Grease
by Sha Na Na
Drink In My Hand
by Eric Church
The Road And The Radio
by Kenny Chesney
Lollipop
by Lil Wayne
Home
by Phillip Phillips
Zelda's Lullaby
by The Legend of Zelda
One Of My Turns
by Pink Floyd
Amber
by 311
Bottle It Up
by Sara Bareilles
Something In The Water
by Brooke Fraser
World Cup Theme
by K'naan
The Thin Ice
by Pink Floyd
Sherry
by The Four Seasons
I Saw The Light
by Todd Rundgren
Tiny Dancer
by Elton John
Friends Forever
by Vitamin C
Dust In The Wind
by Kansas
Karate
by Tenacious D
Wasted Time
by Skid Row
We Run The Night
by Havana Brown
Can't Get It Out Of My Head
by Electric Light Orchestra
Hysteria
by Muse
Gryphonheart
by Jo Blankenburg
Time After Time
by Cyndi Lauper
Don't Look Back in Anger
by Oasis
Any Day
by Jus Jack vs Dzeko and Torres feat Gallantry
Kupo
by All Levels at Once
Adam's Song
by Blink 182
Gatekeeper
by Feist
Stars Come Out
by Zedd
Gravity
by Sara Bareilles
Millions of People
by Modern Mothers
Thinkin Bout You
by Frank Ocean
Like A Rolling Stone
by Bob Dylan
Just
by Radiohead
Breakaway
by Kelly Clarkson
All The Right Moves
by One Republic
Genjitsu to Iu Na no Kaibutsu to Tatakau MonoTachi
by Takahashi Yu
Sunday Morning
by Maroon 5
Come Back To Me
by Utada Hikaru
Birdhouse In Your Soul
by They Might Be Giants
All Or Nothing
by O-Town
Bless The Broken Road
by Rascal Flatts
Nothing From Nothing
by Billy Preston
Goodnight Saigon
by Billy Joel
When I Was Your Man
by Bruno Mars
Some Nights
by Fun
Rimushotto Bungie Jump
by Frog Fractions Soundtrack
La Bamba
by Ritchie Valen
Down On The Corner
by Creedence Clearwater Revival
You Gotta Be
by Des'ree
Stay
by Rihanna
Kaifuku Suru Kizu
by Lily Chou Chou
Green Hill Zone
by Sega
Poor Little Fool
by Ricky Nelson

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of C Major

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