60+ Easy Beatles Songs On Guitar
For The Acoustic

Easy Beatles Songs On Guitar

Below you'll find more than 60 easy Beatles songs on guitar you can learn with my free chords sheets, rhythm tips and a sample of videos for some of their top songs on acoustic.

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1. And I Love Her

And I Love Her was released as a single in the summer of 1964 and hails from their album "A Hard Days Night".

The song reached #12 in the US and #10 in Belgium.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: Em, Bm, G, A7, D, Gm, B
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2. Can't Buy Me Love

Can't Buy Me Love hit the airwaves in the spring of 1964 and topped the charts in several countries including the US and Uk and a few others.

The song is from the album "A Hard Days Night".

  • Drop D Tuning: Yes
  • Capo: 2md fret
  • Rhythm: down down down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: Gm, Bm, Em, A7, D7, G7, D
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3. Do You Want To Know A Secret

Do You Want To Know A Secret is sung by George Harrison and was released in March of 1963. It was their first top 10 with Harrison singing the lead. The song peaked at #2 in the US.

The track can be found on their "Please Please me" album.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: root down up root up down up and repeat
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: Em, Am, G, F, B7, E, Abm, Gm, Gbm, B, Dbm, A, E6 
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4. Eleanor Rigby

Eleanor Rigby is from the bands 1966 album "Revolver". The song was a #1 hit in Australia, Belgium, Canada and New Zealand.

McCartney had one verse written and then after a meeting with the band, others contributed various ideas to help complete the song.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down stroke with riffs blended in
  • Picking: just a few riffs
  • Chords: C, Em, Em7, Em6, Cmaj7
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5. Here Comes The Sun

Here Comes The Sun was a 1969 release by The Beatles from their album Abbey Road. George Harrison wrote this song at Eric Clapton's home while talking a break from the hassles of Beatle life.

Richie Havens and Steve Harley released covers of this song.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo:7th fret
  • Rhythm: down up down up as you play the melody line
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: D, G, A7, E7, D/Gb, Em, F, C
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6. I Feel Fine

I Feel Fine was one of those early songs that allowed feedback into the recording and was released in Nov of 1964. This was a 31 in several countries.

The song was on various albums but in the US it was released on the Beatles 65 album.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: root up down up down up down up and repeat with some riffs
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: D, C7, G, D7, Bm
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7. I Should Have Known Better

I Should Have Known Better came out in the summer of 1964 from the groups "A Hard Days Night" album and was part of the film of the same name as the soundtrack.

The single came out in 1976 as a B-side to Yesterday and made it to #43 in the US.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: 3rd fret (optional)
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: just a few riffs in the rhythm
  • Chords: G, D, Em, C, B7, G7
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8. I'll Follow The Sun

I'll Follow The Sun in off of the Beatles 65 album in the US.

This song was a B-side single to Baby It's You and in Sweden the song reached #4. Chet Atkins released a version in 1966.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: a little riff
  • Chords: C, F, G, Gaug, D, B, C7, Dm, Fm
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9. Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds

Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds was inspired by a drawing by then toddler Julian Lennon. The song appeared on the "Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band" album of 1967.

Elton John covered the song in 1974 and had a #1 hit.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: some arpeggio then downstrokes then down down up down up down up down up down up
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: A, A/G, Gbm, Amaj7#, Dm, C, G, D
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10. Norwegian Wood

Norwegian Wood can be found on The Beatles Rubber soul album from 1965.

The song was release as a single in Australia and hit #1 on the charts. 

  • Drop D Tuning: Yes
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up and repeat with a melody riff
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: D, Dm, Dmmaj7, Dm7, Em, A7, G
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11. Ob La Di Ob La Da

Ob La Do Ob La Da was not released as a single in the UK or US when it was recorded for The Beatles album a.k.a The White album.

But it was a single in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Switzerland and West Germany and topped the charts there. Eventually the song was a single in the US in 1976 and reached #49 on the Billboard charts.

  • Drop D Tuning: Yes
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: root down root up down and repeat in a fast play
  • Picking: No but a few riffs
  • Chords: D, G, C, Em
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12. Revolution

Revolution had three different and ended up on their 1969 "The White" album.

The song was a #1 in Australia and New Zealand but made it to #12 in the US. The version I have here is the faster version.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up and repeat - with a few chops in the rhythm
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: G, C, D, D7, Am, B7, E7
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13. The Long And Winding Road

The Long And Winding Road is a track from The Beatles 1970 album "Let It Be".

The song was released a month after the band disbanded and was their last #1 hit in the US, making it their 20th #1.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: 1st fret (optional)
  • Rhythm: mainly just downstrokes
  • Picking: a little in the rhythm
  • Chords: Bm, Bnote, D/Gb, G, Gbm, Bm, Em, A7, Am7, D7, D, Dmaj7
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14. The Night Before

The Night Before was a recording made in 1965 and appeared in their film "Help". Paul McCartney played the song for the first time in concert at Yankee stadium on Jul 15th 2011.

The song hails from the "Help" album.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: D7, F, G, A7, D, C, Bm, Gm, Am, E7
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15. When I'm 64

When I'm 64 is from the "Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band" album of 1967 and was written way back when Paul McCartney was about 14. It was one of the first songs he wrote.

The song also appeared in the animated film "Yellow Submarine" but the song was never a single release to my knowledge.

  • Drop D Tuning: No
  • Capo: 1st fret (optional)
  • Rhythm: root down root up down up
  • Picking: Yes
  • Chords: C, Dm, G7, G, C7, F, Fm, A7, D7, Am, E7, E
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16. You Won't See Me

You Won't See Me is a track from the bands "Rubber Soul" album from 1965. The song deals with a relationship issue McCartney was having at the time with Jane Asher.

To my knowledge the song was never released as a single.


  • Drop D Tuning:  No
  • Capo: No
  • Rhythm: down down up down up down up and repeat
  • Picking: No
  • Chords: D, A, B7, Dm, E7, A7
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I'll be adding additional Beatles songs in this section shortly.


1. A Day In The Life - Chords & Lyrics
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2. Across The Universe - Chords & Lyrics
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3. All My Lovin - Chords & Lyrics
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4. Anna - Chords & Lyrics
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5. Come Together - Chords & Lyrics
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6. Don't Let Me Down - Chords & Lyrics
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7. Drive My Car - Chords & Lyrics
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8. Eight Days A Week - Chords & Lyrics
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9. Fixing A Hole - Chords & Lyrics
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10. For No One - Chords & Lyrics

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11. Get Back - Chords & Lyrics
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12. Girl - Chords & Lyrics
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13. Help - Chords & Lyrics
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14. Here There And Everywhere -
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15. Hey Jude - Chords & Lyrics
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16. Honey Don't - Chords & Lyrics
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17. Honey Pie - Chords & Lyrics
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1. I Am The Walrus - Chords & Lyrics
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2. I Saw Her Standing There - Chords & Lyrics
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3. I Want To Hold Your Hand - Chords & Lyrics
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4. I Will - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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5. I'm Only Sleeping - Chords & Lyrics
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6. In My Life - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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7. It's Only Love - Chords & Lyrics
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8. I've Just Seen A Face - Chords & Lyrics
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9. Kansas City - Chords & Lyrics
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10. Let It Be - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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11. Love Me Do - Chords & Lyrics
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12. Lovely Rita - Chords & Lyrics
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13. Mean Mr Mustard - Polythene Pam - Chords & Lyrics
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14. Michelle - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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15. Mr Postman - Chords & Lyrics
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16. Nowhere Man - Chords & Lyrics
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1. Octopus's Garden - Chords & Lyrics

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2. Oh Darlin - Chords & Lyrics
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3. Penny Lane - Chords & Lyrics
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4. Please Please Me - Chords & Lyrics
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5. Rain - Chords & Lyrics
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6. Rocky Racoon - Chords & Lyrics
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7. She Said She Said - Chords & Lyrics
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8. Something - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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9. Strawberry Fields - Chords & Lyrics
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10. The Ballad of John And Yoko - Chords & Lyrics
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11. The Continuing Story Of Bungalow Bill - Chords & Lyrics
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12. Ticket To Ride - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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13. Til There Was You - Chords & Lyrics
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14. We Can Work It Out - Chords & Lyrics
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15. Yesterday - Chords & Lyrics Unavail
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16. You're Gonna Lose That Girl - Chords & Lyrics
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17. You've Got To Hide Your Love Away - Chords & Lyrics

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