100+ Easy Ukulele Songs for Beginners – Chords & Tabs

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Whether you are a beginner looking for easy songs to learn on ukulele or a seasoned player wanting to expand your repertoire, this list of over 100+ easy uke songs has you covered.

Learning songs is not only a great way to quickly improve your ukulele skills but it is also a fun way to keep yourself motivated to practice more.

This list includes songs from a wide array of genres and artists both old and new and we have compiled them with beginners in mind.

To make your work easier, we have attached appropriate links beside each song that will redirect you to its chords, strumming pattern, and tabs. So, without any further ado, let’s begin.

Here is a list of 100+ easy ukulele songs for beginners with chords and tabs


Easy Ukulele Songs

In this section, we have compiled a nice list of some easy ukulele songs for you. Make sure that you go through the chord progression and strumming pattern of each song in order to get a hang of it completely.

SongsArtistTutorial
RiptideVance JoyChords
House Of GoldTwenty One PilotsChords
Up Town FunkMark RonsonChords
The Lazy SongBruno MarsChords
Counting StarsOne RepublicChords
Can’t Help Falling in LoveAdeleChords
Someone Like YouAdeleChords
Bad Moon RisingCCRChords
PerfectEd SheeranChords
It’s YouAli GatieChords
Hunger StrikeTemple of The DogChords
All The Small ThingsBlink 182Chords
The ScientistColdplayChords
All Of MeJohn LegendChords
Happier Than EverBillie EilishChords
Love YourselfJustin BieberChords
Stand By MeBen E KingChords
I Don’t Know My NameGrace VanderWaalChords
Hound DogElvis PresleyChords
Little TalksOf Monsters And MenChords

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Beginner Ukulele Songs

Here is a list of some popular songs that are great for beginner ukulele players. Some of these songs may be a bit tough for absolute beginners, but never fear, they will come to you in the course of time and practice.

However, it’s always advised to start with EASY SONGS first and then slowly work your way towards more difficult songs.

SongsArtistsTutorial
ZombieThe CranberriesVideo Lesson
Stay With MeSam Smith Video Lesson
Time Of Your LifeGreen Day Video Lesson
Fast CarTracy Chapman Video Lesson
Stand By MeBen E King Video Lesson
ClocksColdplay Video Lesson
Wonderful WorldSam Cooke Video Lesson
IrisGoo Goo Dolls Video Lesson
WonderwallOasis Video Lesson
Die YoungKesha Video Lesson
ImagineJohn Lenon Video Lesson
FireBruce Springstein  Video Lesson
Three Little BirdsBob Marley Video Lesson
Wildest DreamsTaylor Swift Video Lesson
Dead FlowersThe Rolling Stones Video Lesson
I Can’t ExplainThe Who Video Lesson
Skinny LoveBon Iver Video Lesson
Mocking BirdJames Taylor Video Lesson
MotherPink Floyd Video Lesson
Simple ManLynyrd Skynyrd Video Lesson
I Remember YouSkid Row Video Lesson
NutshellAlice in Chains Video Lesson
Wild HorsesThe Rolling Stones Video Lesson
Summer of 69Bryan Adams Video Lesson
Achy Breaky HeartBilly Ray Cyrus Video Lesson
Polly Nirvana Video Lesson
Knocking on Heavens DoorBob Dylan Video Lesson
OthersideRHCP Video Lesson
Hey JoeJimi Hendrix Video Lesson
Chasing CarsSnow Patrol Video Lesson

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Popular Ukulele Songs

If you’ve ever looked into learning how to play the ukulele, you’ll need some popular songs to get your musical feet wet. The following is a list of some easy Ukulele songs that are available on YouTube with tutorial videos for each song.

Many of these songs are the most popular Ukulele songs of all time, so they are sure to impress your friends or family members next time you have an impromptu jam session!

SongsArtistTutorial
Somewhere Over The RainbowIsrael KamakawiwoʻoleChords
Country RoadsJohn Denver  Chords
idontwannabeyouanymoreBillie Eilish  Chords
I’m Yours Jason Mraz Chords
Mr LovermanRicky Montgomery Chords
Hey Soul SisterTrain Chords
Lost BoyRuth B Chords
Old Town RoadLil Nas X Chords
CreepRadiohead Chords
No Time To DieBillie Eilish Chords
Viva La VidaColdplay Chords
 Love StoryTaylor Swift Chords
Just A Friend To YouMeghan Trainor  Chords
Let Her GoPassenger  Chords
Yellow Coldplay Chords
 HappierEd Sheeran  Chords
Your New BoyfriendWilbur Soot Chords
Silly GirlChloe Moriondo  Chords
SunflowerSierra Burgess  Chords
Sweater WeatherThe Neighbourhood Chords

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Ukulele Chords Songs

It isn’t easy to learn how to play the ukulele. However, with some practice, patience, and time, you can become a great player.

To help you on your journey, here are 20 easy ukulele chords songs that you can play on a regular basis to teach you a little at a time.

These songs are perfect for beginners have relatively simple chord progressions and lyrics that don’t require too much thinking or effort to sing along with.

SongsArtistsTutorial
Wild ThingsThe Troggs Chords
Every Rose Has Its ThornPoison Chords
3 amMatchbox Twenty Chords
Rocking In The Free WorldNeil Young Chords
I’m Gonna Be 500 MilesThe Proclaimers Chords
When I Come AroundGreen Day Chords
Rain KingCounting Crows Chords
Mary Jane’s Last DanceTom Petty Chords
Seven TurnsThe Allman Brothers Band Chords
Learning To FlyTom Petty Chords
Into The MysticVan Morrison Chords
Run AroundBlues Traveler Chords
Wish You Were HerePink Floyd Chords
Ho HeyThe Lumineers Chords
Two Steps BehindDef Leppard Chords
TangerineLed Zeppelin Chords
Cover MeCandle Box Chords
DisarmThe Smashing Pumpkins Chords
I Remember YouSkid Row Chords
About A GirlNirvana Chords

Featured Ukulele Chords Song Lesson

Christmas Ukulele Songs

Christmas is one of the most wonderful times of the year. It is a time for getting together with friends, family and enjoying delicious food.

One of the best ways to get in the holiday spirit is by playing some Christmas music on a ukulele. So, in this section, we have shortlisted 20 easy uke Christmas songs that are perfect for beginner players.

These simple and cheerful songs will make any holiday gathering a special one and are sure to make you smile. So now the only question is: What Christmas songs will you be playing this year?

SongsArtistsTutorial
All I Want For Christmas Is YouMariah CareyVideo Lesson
Jingle BellsFrank Sinatra Video Lesson
Last ChristmasWham! Video Lesson
Santa Claus Is Coming to TownMichael Bublé Video Lesson
Someday at ChristmasStevie Wonder Video Lesson
Silent nightFrank Sinatra Video Lesson
Christmas Time Is HereBryan Adams Video Lesson
Last ChristmasMeghan Trainor Video Lesson
White ChristmasCrosby Video Lesson
The little drummer boyJohnny Cash Video Lesson
Merry Christmas everyoneShakin’ Stevens Video Lesson
Driving Home for ChristmasChris Rea Video Lesson
Frosty the snowmanBing Crosby Video Lesson
Have yourself a merry little ChristmasMichael Buble Video Lesson
 Feliz NavidadJosé Feliciano Video Lesson
Blue ChristmasElvis Presley Video Lesson
O little town of BethlehemBing Crosby Video Lesson
I’ll be home for ChristmasDoris Day Video Lesson
Winter wonderlandBind Crosby Video Lesson
O come all ye FaithfulElla Fitzgerald Video Lesson
Baby, it’s cold outsideDean Martin Video Lesson
The Christmas SongNat King Cole Video Lesson
Wonderful Christmas timePaul McCartney Video Lesson
A holly jolly ChristmasBurt Ives Video Lesson
The First NoelFrank Sinatra Video Lesson
Rudolph the Red Nosed ReindeerGene Autry Video Lesson
White ChristmasBing Crosby Video Lesson
Happy XmasJohn Lennon Video Lesson
Hark! The Herald Angels SingFrank Sinatra Video Lesson
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot like ChristmasMeredith Willson Video Lesson

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Kids Ukulele Songs

Learning the ukulele is fun and one of the best and easy ways to get your kids interested in music. You can start teaching them as young as 4 years old, and by the time they’re ready for school, their little fingers will be itching to learn more.

So, whether you want to teach your kids or yourself how to play, check out these 20 simple Ukulele songs that are perfect for Kids.

These songs won’t take up too much of your time, but they’ll have your kids playing song after song with ease.

SongsTutorial
Twinkle Twinkle Little StarChords
Let it Go by Frozen Chords
 The ABC Song Chords
Frère Jacques Chords
Riptide Chords
London Bridge is Falling Down Chords
Wheels on the Bus Chords
Happy Birthday Chords
This Land is Your Land Chords
How Far I’ll Go Chords
Free Falling Chords
If You Are Happy You Know It Chords
You’ve Got a Friend in Me Chords
Old Macdonal Had A Farm Chords
Humpty Dumpty Chords
Hot Cross Buns Chords
Row Row Row Your Boat Chords
Three Blind Mice Chords
Kumbaya Chords
Kookaburra Chords

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Easy Disney Ukulele Songs

This section is for all the Disney fans out there. Here you will find 20 easy Disney ukulele songs. They’re mostly famous Disney songs that you probably already know, like “When You Wish Upon A Star” and “The Bare Necessities.”

SongsArtistsTutorial
I See The LightTangled  Chords
Can You Feel The Love TonightThe Lion King Chords
Let It GoFrozen  Chords
Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast  Chords
A Whole New WorldAladdin  Chords
Kiss The GirlThe Little Mermaid Chords
Hakuna MatataThe Lion King Chords
Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride Lilo & Stitch Chords
Do You Want To Build A Snowman?Frozen Chords
(Someone To) LavaLava Chords

Fingerpicking Ukulele Songs

Fingerpicking is a great way to play the Ukulele, but it can be difficult to find the right song. Too often, fingerpicking songs are too hard and require too much technique or they’re just not fun to play.

Therefore, in this section, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite 20 easy-to-learn and enjoyable Ukulele fingerpicking songs.

These songs are beginner-friendly because they only use 1-3 chords and have a slower tempo. As you learn each song, you can increase the tempo gradually until you become comfortable playing at faster speeds.

SongsArtistTutorial
Lovely Billie EilishVideo Lesson
Snowman Sia Video Lesson
My Heart Will Go OnCeline Dion Video Lesson
HappierEd Sheeran Video Lesson
Fly Me To The MoonFrank Sinatra Video Lesson
Let Her GoPassenger Video Lesson
Sound Of SilenceSimon Video Lesson
MemoriesMaroon 5 Video Lesson
I’m YoursJason Mraz Video Lesson
Someone You LovedLewis Capaldi Video Lesson
Sweet Home AlabamaLyryrd Skynyrd Video Lesson
PerfectEd Sheeran Video Lesson
Island StyleJohn Cruz Video Lesson
Here Comes the SunThe Beatles Video Lesson
Hey There DelilahThe Plain White Ts Video Lesson
E Ku’u Morning DewEddie Kamae Video Lesson
Happy Birthday Video Lesson
Can You Feel the Love TonightElton John Video Lesson
Don’t Worry, Be HappyBobby McFerrin Video Lesson
Frank SinatraMary Black Video Lesson

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Easy Ukulele Pop Songs

Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the 1950s. Pop has had strong ties to teenage culture since its emergence and is often criticized for focusing too heavily on commercial appeal.

However, there are many great pop artists whose work has transcended time and become timeless. Here are the top 20 easy Ukulele pop songs of all time.

SongsArtistsTutorial
Love on the weekendJohn MayerChords
SeñoritaShawn Mendes & Camila Cabello  Chords
I took a pill in IbizaMike Posner Chords
BudapestGeorge Ezra Chords
Watermelon sugar highHarry Styles Chords
We don’t talk anymoreCharlie Puth ftr. Selena Gomez Chords
Love yourselfJustin Bieber Chords
 ShallowLady Gaga & Bradley Cooper  Chords
BelieverImagine Dragons Chords
I won’t give upJason Mraz Chords
Tennessee WhiskeyChris Stapleton Chords
Slow handsNiall Horan  Chords
 CirclesPost Malone Chords
Six feet underBillie Eilish  Chords
Rolling in the deepAdele Chords
Sky full of starsColdplay Chords
Blinding lightsThe Weekend Chords
Just the way you areBruno Mars Chords
Blank SpaceTaylor Swift Chords
Something just like thisChainsmokers & Coldplay Chords

Featured Ukulele Pop Song Lesson

Easy Beatles Ukulele Songs

The Beatles are one of the most famous bands in the world, and their music has been loved for decades. John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr are the four members of The Beatles.

All four members were great musicians who made many contributions to music in general. It’s hard to pick a favorite song from the Beatles, but I’ve found some songs that may be easier to play for beginners.

Below are 20 easy Beatles Ukulele songs.

SongsTabs
YesterdayChords
Let it be  Chords
Blackbird Chords
Hey Jude Chords
Norwegian wood Chords
Strawberry fields forever  Chords
Penny Lane  Chords
Here comes the sun Chords
She loves you  Chords
Get back Chords
Day Tripper Chords
Help! Chords
Can’t buy me, love  Chords
Michelle  Chords
Something  Chords
Eight days a week  Chords
Paperback writer Chords
We can work it out Chords
While my guitar gently weeps  Chords
Nowhere man  Chords

Featured Beatles Ukulele Song Lesson

Wrap Up

There are tons of more easy ukulele songs out there but the ones that are mentioned above are some of the bests. I hope you liked this post as much as I enjoyed writing it for you. I will be updating this page with more songs in the future so don’t forget to come back and give this page a check. Till then enjoy and have fun.