Here are the standard ("diatonic") chords for F major

  • I: F
  • ii: Gm
  • iii: Am
  • IV: Bb
  • V: C
  • vi: Dm
  • viio: Edim

You can change the key with the dropdown below, or by clicking the 'Original Key' text of a song.

Chords are shown as:

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Clicking on a song name loads a page for that song, along with a link to the specific song's music video for you to play along to (in the song's original key!)


A Horse With No Name | Dm , C7 | vi, V7

Key:

Artist: America | Original key: G | Tempo: 112bpm |

Whole Song:

vi

Dm

4 beats

V7

C7

4 beats


Black Hole Sun | F , Dbm , Fm/Ab , C7 , Ebm , D7 , Abm , C , Bb , Gbm | I, bVI, i/bIII, V7, bVII, VI7, bIII, V, IV, bII

Key:

Artist: Soundgarden | Original key: Ab | Tempo: 108bpm |

Verse:

I

F

4 beats

i/bIII

Fm/Ab

4 beats

bVII

Ebm

4 beats

VI7

D7

4 beats

bVI

Dbm

4 beats

V

C

4 beats

I

F

2 beats

bVII

Ebm

2 beats

bII

Gbm

4 beats

Chorus:

bVI

Dbm

4 beats

V7

C7

4 beats

I

F

2 beats

bVII

Ebm

2 beats

bIII

Abm

4 beats

bVI

Dbm

4 beats

V

C

4 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

V7

C7

8 beats


Budapest | F , C , Bb | I, V, IV

Key:

Artist: George Ezra | Original key: F | Tempo: 132bpm |

Verse:

I

F

16 beats

IV

Bb

8 beats

I

F

8 beats

Chorus:

V

C

4 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

I

F

8 beats


Handbags and Gladrags | F , Dm , F7/Eb , C7 , Bb , G | I, vi, I7/bVII, V7, IV, II

Key:

Artist: Rod Stewart | Original key: Bb | Tempo: 84bpm |

Verse:

I

F

2 beats

I7/bVII

F7/Eb

2 beats

IV

Bb

2 beats

V7

C7

2 beats

Chorus:

vi

Dm

4 beats

V7

C7

4 beats

I

F

4 beats

II

G

4 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

V7

C7

4 beats


The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh) | F , Bb , C | I, IV, V

Key:

Artist: The Tokens | Original key: F | Tempo: 128bpm |

Whole Song:

I

F

4 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

I

F

4 beats

V

C

4 beats


Marry You | F , Gm , Bb | I, ii, IV

Key:

Artist: Bruno Mars | Original key: Gb | Tempo: 148bpm |

Verse:

I

F

8 beats

ii

Gm

8 beats

IV

Bb

8 beats

I

F

8 beats


Shake It Off | Gm , Bb , F | ii, IV, I

Key:

Artist: Taylor Swift | Original key: G | Tempo: 160bpm |

Whole Song:

ii

Gm

8 beats

IV

Bb

8 beats

I

F

8 beats

I

F

8 beats


Silent Night | F , C , Bb | I, V, IV

Key:

Artist: F. Gruber/J. Mohr (Christmas carol) | Original key: Bb | Tempo: 100bpm |

Verse:

I

F

6 beats

I

F

6 beats

V

C

6 beats

I

F

6 beats

IV

Bb

6 beats

I

F

6 beats

IV

Bb

6 beats

I

F

6 beats

V

C

6 beats

I

F

6 beats

I

F

3 beats

V

C

3 beats

I

F

6 beats


Someone Like You | F , C , C/G , Dm/A , Dm , Bb , F/A | I, V, V/II, vi/III, vi, IV, I/III

Key:

Artist: Adele | Original key: A | Tempo: 68bpm |

Verse:

I

F

4 beats

V

C

4 beats

vi

Dm

4 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

Bridge:

V

C

2 beats

vi

Dm

2 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

Chorus:

I

F

2 beats

V

C

2 beats

vi

Dm

2 beats

IV

Bb

2 beats

Middle:

V/II

C/G

4 beats

vi/III

Dm/A

4 beats

IV

Bb

4 beats

V/II

C/G

4 beats

I/III

F/A

2 beats

IV

Bb

2 beats

V

C

4 beats


Sweet Home Alabama | C , Bb , F | V, IV, I

Key:

Artist: Lynyrd Skynyrd | Original key: G | Tempo: 102bpm |

Whole Song:

V

C

2 beats

IV

Bb

2 beats

I

F

4 beats


Yellow Submarine | F , C , Gm | I, V, ii

Key:

Artist: The Beatles | Original key: Gb | Tempo: 112bpm |

Verse:

V

C

4 beats

I

F

4 beats

ii

Gm

4 beats

V

C

4 beats

Chorus:

I

F

4 beats

V

C

4 beats

V

C

4 beats

I

F

4 beats


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