These 26 Beginner Ukulele Chords Let You Play 50,000+ Songs
The Best Order for Learning These Ukulele Chords
The easiest approach is to start with chords that only use 1 or 2 fingers - like C, F, Am. You'll find some songs if you do a search of these 3 ukulele chords.
Click the button below to see what that looks like. If you don’t know how to read chord charts, start here first.
Click for 3-Chord Songs w/ C, F, Am
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But if variety is your goal, no 3-chord combination beats G, C, and D. Clicking the next button gives you the most songs possible.
So start there.
Click to Search G, C, D
Then click the next chord (Em) to see the largest possible list of 4-chord ukulele songs.
Rinse and repeat.
Click any Ukulele Chord to Run a Search
Clicking the final diagram (C#) gives you up to 56,000 songs - all of which are playable using the 26 ukulele chords above. That's more than half the music in a database of 100,000+ tunes.
You Can Also Find Songs Using Your Own Ukulele Chords
Want to search different chords (in a different order)? No problem.
Just click the button below to get started.
Good luck. And happy strumming.