Songs

The best way to learn ukulele is to play songs that you love! Here are some resources.

Songs with ukulele chord charts:

Songs with chords:

  • ULTIMATE GUITAR has over a million user-submitted songs with lyrics and chords (Pick those with top reviews for best results.) If ukulele charts aren’t available for a song, you can look them up. Ultimate Guitar has an integrated transposing tool which makes it easy to change the chords to and easier key to sing or play.

Some handy tools:

There are many other resources available on the web, including videos/tutorials, just Google.

Bozeman Ukulele Cabaret Songbooks: Here are some of our most popular song mixes from past events. Many of the arrangements were reprinted from the ukulele chord sites listed above. These songbooks contain a lot of songs that are not listed in the individual song  list below.

  1. Hawaiian Songs with Mark (PDF)
  2. Power Ballads (PDF)
  3. Beginner Blues (PDF)
  4. Valentine Songs 2014 (PDF)
  5. Love & Tragedy Songbook 2013 (PDF)
  6. Holiday Songs (PDF)
  7. Halloween Songs
  8. “Cowboys and Aliens” songbook (PDF)
  9. Songs to Chill By (various) (horizontal PDF)
  10. Ukulele CRASH COURSE 
  11. Rest Home songs: Singalong-ALL-03-09-15
  12. Simon and Garfunkel
  13. Talking Heads songs
  14. Valentine Songs 2015
  15. Beatles and Stones
  16. Earth Day Songs
  17. Valentine 2016 FINAL
  18. Folk Uke
  19. Spring Songs 2016
  20. Summer-OLDIES
  21. Ukulele Clubhouse Songs1
  22. October-2016-songs
  23. November Sneak Preview
  24. Holiday Songs Updated 2016
  25. Songs of Unity & Friendship Jan 2017
  26. Valentine Songs 2017

Individual songs (These are songs that I typeset with ukulele chord charts for various Bozeman Ukulele events. I tried to remember to attribute the songs to their sources, but my apologies if there are any sloppy ones in the mix.) If you can’t find a song we’ve done in the list below, take a look in the booklets listed above, which are grouped by theme.

A Little Help from My Friends
Across the Universe
Afternoon Delight
All about the Bass
All I’ve Gotta Do – Cm
All I’ve Gotta Do – Em
All You Need is Love
April Come She Will
Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Baby, It’s you
Back in the USSR
Banana Boat Song D-A7
Banana Boat Song in F
Because the Night
Blue Suede Shoes
Caldonia
Candyman
Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You
Canvas Bags
Casey Jones
Close Your Eyes
Cruel to be Kind
Cupid
Dancing Barefoot
Dancing in the Street
Dead Flowers
Don’t Fence Me In
Dream a Little Dream
Dream Operator
Feel Like Making Love
Feelin’ Groovy
Fever
Fire on the Mountain
Flowers Never Bend
Fools in Love
Four Stong Winds
Ghost Riders
Git Along Little Dogies
Godzilla
Happy Together
Heartbreak Hotel
Heatwave
Hello it’s Me
Hit the Road, Jack
Homeward Bound
Honky Tonk Woman
I am a Rock
I Saw the Light
I Will Survive
I Will
Ice Cream Man
I’m an Old Cowhand
I’m On Fire
Is She Really Going Out With Him
It’s Different for Girls
It’s Not Unusual
Johnny B. Goode
Judy Blue Eyes
Jumping Jack Flash
Kansas City Blues
Keep-me-in-your-heart
La Vie En Rose
Life on Mars
Little Grass Shack in F
Little Red Riding Hood
Loch Lomond
Locomotion
Margaritaville
Midnight Special
Mohammed’s Radio
Mr. Spaceman
Mrs. Robinson
Naive Melody
Old 55
Papa Was a Rodeo
Peggy Sue C-F-G7
People Like Us C
People Like Us G
Please Do Not Go
Psycho Killer
Quarter of a Man
Re: Your Brains
Riptide
Road To Nowhere
Runaway
Science Fiction Double Feature
Searching for a Heart
Send Me to the ‘Lectric Chair
Sh Boom
Shake it Off
Sharin’ the Night Together
She Talks to Angels
Sound of Silence
Stand By Your Man
Statesboro Blues
Stay Up Late
Stayin’ Alive
Summertime Blues
Sundown
Swimming Song
Sympathy for the Devil
Takin’ Care of Business
Tears on my Pillow
The Boxer
The Joker
The KKK Took My Baby Away
The Last Time
The Way You Look Tonight
Tupelo Honey
Two of Us
Unchain My Heart
Uncle John’s Band
VENUS
Walkin My Baby Back Home
Werewolves of London
What A Feeling
Whistle and Fish
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
Witchy Woman
Yellow
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots
You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere
You Can’t Always Get What You Want
You Make Me Feel Like Dancin’
You Sexy Thing
Your Cheatin’ Heart

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