Top 20 Easy Acoustic Guitar Tabs/Songs You Can Start Playing Now!

Easy Acoustic Guitar Songs For Beginners – Start Learning How To Play Today!

Greetings fellow guitarist. I really appreciate your visit. So, I hear you are looking for some cool, easy songs to learn on the guitar? Very good then. You have found the perfect place.

It is true. One of the best ways to gain more experience with your instrument is to learn popular songs. Be careful however. This should not be your ONLY form of practice. Learning popular music is certainly a great way to learn chords, chord progressions, strumming patterns, solos and more, but it should not take the place of other forms of practice. Variety is key when learning how to play the acoustic guitar. Just keep that in mind as you play along with the songs below.

That being said, below are 20 popular songs for you to dive into right now and start learning. These are all aimed at beginners however there are some that are very simple and others that may take a bit longer for you to get the hang of. I purposely designed it this way to challenge you. If you never challenge yourself or try new and different things, you will never improve.

As you are going through these songs, please keep in mind that the following 20 are only a small sample of our easy acoustic guitar songs. If you follow the link below, you will find many more songs you can start learning and playing right away. You will find songs in a variety of genres including country, rock, pop, folk and more. Just follow the link below to browse our entire library of songs.

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I have done my best to find video lessons, tablature, chords and other helpful resources for each song listed below. I do not guarantee the accuracy of any of the following videos,lyrics, chords, or other information. All of these songs are well within reach for beginners if you dedicate enough time to learning them.

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Song 1 :

A Horse With No Name by America

Song 2 :

For What It’s Worth by Buffalo Springfield

Song 3 :

Feeling Alright by Dave Mason

Song 4 :

Knocking on Heavens Door by Bob Dylan

Song 5 :

Wild Thing as Performed by the Troggs, Written by Chip Taylor

Song 6 :

Hey Soul Sister by Train

Song 7 :

Lean on Me by Bill Withers

Song 8 :

Redemption Song by Bob Marley

Song 9 :

Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd

Song 10 :

Good Riddance (Time of your Life) By Green day

Song 11 :

Free Fallin’ by Tom Petty

Song 12 :

You and Your Heart by Jack Johnson

Song 13 :

You’re Beautiful by James Blunt

Song 14 :

Broken by Lifehouse

Song 15 :

Sounds of Silence by Simon and Garfunkel

Song 16 :

The Scientist by ColdPlay

Song 17 :

Take It Easy By The Eagles

Song 18 :

She Will Be Loved by Maroon 5

Song 19 :

Brown Eyed Girl By Van Morrisson

Song 20 :

Turn The Page By Bob Seger

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  1. logan632 says

    yo man thanks for the website i’ve HAD a guitar for about 2 to 3 years never once didi i pick it up until i was going to take guitar class in school so i wanted to learn a few songs so i find this website and instead of learning 1 or 2 i learned LIKE 5 thanks sooo much for the website keep up the great work also mabye you could make the songs in genre like hop, rock, classic, island, etc. other than that agian great job and thanks.

  2. Anonymous says

    Great site. I have learnt a few of the songs on the list. Knocking on Heaven’s Door is my favourite. They are really easy to learn, but very effective and everyone loves them. One song I picked up recently was Chris Rea’s Road to Hell. Really easy. I think it would be suitable for this site.

  3. chumbi101 says

    im getting my 1st guitar in a week and im planning on using this site

    thanx heaps 4 giving beginers like me to hav the chance to follow our dreams 🙂

  4. bobby jackson says

    just started playing the guitar a couple of months ago and i appreciate sites like this that helps beginners like me to get better and better.any advice and tips that i can get is greatly appreciated.

  5. Gregory Tartamella says

    This weblog is great. There’s generally all of the appropriate facts in the recommendations of my fingers. Many thanks and keep up the excellent work!

  6. ROFL says

    johnny cash covering a NIN song… he was always passionate about them and expressed that they were his favourite band

  7. Anonymous says

    You actually make it appear really easy together with your presentation however I to find this matter to be really something which I think I’d never understand. It kind of feels too complicated and extremely extensive for me. I am taking a look ahead for your subsequent submit, I will attempt to get the grasp of it!

  8. Andrew says

    Great site, your right these are some really easy songs to get started playing the acoustic guitar with. Keep up the good work..

  9. Anonymous says

    Thank you for sharing your info. I truly appreciate your efforts and
    I will be waiting for your further write ups
    thanks once again.

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