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From Zero to Hero on Ukulele

(in 3 easy steps)

Already know a few chords?

Plug them into the search tool below to find loads of songs that use the exact chords you enter.


If you're an absolute beginner, click here.

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Search Songs by Chord

Add your chords to the search bar below.
Discover songs that only use those chords.

Type chords here or import from My Library


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Ukulele Basics

Before diving in, it's important you know how to:

Once you've got the basics, you're ready to start making music.

Learn Your First Chords (and Songs)

Click the first image below for 1-chord songs with C. Then try 2-chord songs with C & F. And then 3-chord songs.

Step 1

1 Chord Ukulele Songs

1-Chord Songs with C major

Click any song below to play along with the video.

  • American Woman - Lenny Kravitz - 1998 - (Sounds better with Cm but works with C. Also, this song modulates.)

To see chord diagrams for guitar, ukulele, mandolin, or banjo, click here.

Step 2

2 Chord Ukulele Songs

2-Chord Songs with C & F

Click any title to see the chords and notation.

Click any artist for a video.

  • Chewing Gum - Annie - 2004 - I don't have music notation yet.

There are also lots of folk tunes & nursery rhymes with these 2 chords.

To see chord diagrams for guitar, ukulele, mandolin, or banjo, click here.

Once you can play 3+ chords, you’re ready to use the Search Songs by Chord tool.

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Thanks. And happy strumming.