Easy Guitar Songs

Master these easy guitar songs in minutes! Play songs by The Eagles, The Beatles, The Kinks, David Bowie, America, Van Morrison and many more. Each song listed below is complete, with detailed videos, tab, chord charts, and song structures.

If you’re just starting out playing guitar, then maybe you should start with Horse With No Name by America, which only has two simple pairs of open chords (played with just two fingers), and a consistent strumming pattern.

If you’re more of an advanced beginner player, then you might want to try one of our songs with a few more chords, faster chord changes, and slightly more advanced rhythm patterns like either Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen, Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison, or Lola by The Kinks.

And if you’re comfortable playing both barre chords and open chords, then I’m sure you’ll enjoy playing Sister Golden Hair by America.

Simply click on one of the title links or images below to go to that particular easy guitar song lesson.

Learn How To Play Horse With No Name. America

Horse With No Name. America. Easy Guitar Songs

Have you ever wanted to play a classic song that has some unusual chords that are easy to play? Well try Horse With No Name by America. Apart from Em, the 4 chords used in this great song are not only unusual, but are very easy to master.

How To Play The Eagles. Lyin Eyes

Lyin Eyes. The Eagles. Easy Guitar Songs

Watch the rest of the videos and get the Chord Charts so you can fully master this great guitar song.

How To Play Heroes by David Bowie

Heroes. David Bowie. Easy Guitar Songs

This song is a fitting tribute to the true musical genius that was David Bowie. I hope you have fun playing the song and remembering the vast and varied music of Bowie.

The Kinks. Lola

Lola. The Kinks. Easy Guitar Songs

Andy was really pleased this song made it into the top 5 Guitar Coach Easy Guitar Songs to learn. Originally recorded by The Kinks and written by lead singer Ray Davies, it was released in the UK in June 1970

The Eagles. Tequila Sunrise

Tequila Sunrise. The Eagles. Easy Guitar Songs

Tequila Sunrise is another Henley/Frey classic, this time from The Eagles second album, Desperado. Tequila Sunrise was released as a single in 1973 and, unbelievably, only peaked at number 64 on the Billboard Hot 100. Although, since then, it has gone on to be an absolute classic – well, to be honest, it always has been.

Imagine. John Lennon

Imagine. John Lennon. Easy Guitar Songs

This iconic piano-based classic should form part of everyone’s guitar repertoire. Written and sung by John Lennon, Imagine was the best selling single of his solo career.

Van Morrison. Brown Eyed Girl.

Brown Eyed Girl. Van Morrison. Easy Guitar Songs

If you ask anyone to name a Van Morrison song, you can bet your bottom dollar most people would say Brown Eyed Girl. The iconic intro (using double-stops) along with the unforgettable melody and sublime lyrics, make it one of those easy guitar songs to learn.

Queen. Crazy Little Thing Called Love.

Crazy Little Thing Called Love

This brilliant but easy to master song has everything a beginner guitarist needs – open chords, simple barre chords and a couple of lead guitar bits that break up the different segments of the song. So a bit of everything for everybody.

America. Sister Golden Hair.

Sister Golden Hair

On first listen, Sister Golden Hair sounds like a fairly easy guitar song to master. But listen carefully and you will hear a few chords that do not quite sound “standard”. Plus there’s some fairly quick chord changes which also add to the challenge – but great fun!

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