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8 "Clickable" Ukulele Chords for Beginners

Want a really simple way to learn beginner ukulele chords?

Check out the clickable chord diagrams below.

If you click them in the order shown, you’ll see super easy songs that get harder and harder.

Click Any Diagram for Songs

C Ukulele Chord Diagram

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.


F Ukulele Chord Diagram

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.


These songs were collected from some of the biggest ukulele/guitar sites online. And they're now in a search engine that helps you quickly find music - using whatever chords you want.

Try it yourself.

In the search engine below, plug in whatever chords you already know. And discover what easy songs you can play.

Search Songs by Chord

Give me chords. I'll show you songs.

Type chords here or import from My Library


Why Start with These Beginner Chords?

You can learn ukulele chords in any order you want. But the sequence above maximizes the number of songs to choose from whenever you add a new ukulele chord to your practice.

You can test this out yourself using the Next Best Chord feature.

The chord order above also has the added benefit of simplicity. The first few chords (C, F, and G) use 1, 2, and 3 fingers respectively. And this helps you ease into playing as a beginner.

But you don't have to start with C major. For a complete list of different entry points, check out:

Looking for Other Ukulele Chord Diagrams?

If you’re looking for a specific ukulele chord by name, click any of the links below to see a glossary of beginner chord diagrams for:

For even more ukulele diagrams (including for augmented, diminished, and suspended chords) check out UkuChords.

Find Songs Using Your Own Ukulele Chords

You’re not limited to any of the chords above. You can search for different songs using your own ukulele chords.

To try a demo search, click here.

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Thanks for reading. And happy strumming.