Ok, so now you got an ukulele and you are starting to get the hang of playing chords (like explained in our playing chords guide) it’s time to play some songs!
Some basic songs can be found in our Songs section, but of course you want to play more songs. So let’s talk about ukulele song books, which one should you get?
Here you can find a selection of the best ukulele song books available:
Do you want to learn a new song every day? Great, this book provides 365 songs or 1 song every day for a whole year. The Daily Ukulele features ukulele arrangements with melody, lyrics and ukulele chord grids and are in ukulele-friendly keys that are particularly suited for groups of one to one hundred to play and sing.
The great songs in this great book include a whole range of music styles, it contains Christmas carols, famous Hollywood tunes, pop songs, folk songs and all time classics from Bob Dylan, the Beatles and many more.
Besides the songs, the book also contains sections for tips & techniques, a ukulele chord chart and vintage ukulele-themed photos and art throughout.
This number 1 bestseller is more then just a ukulele song book, it contains helpful informations to teach you the basic chords and strums and how to sing and strum chords at the same time. This book also gives you access to an online course with detailed videos, recordings and charts.
It is the full package, making this song book highly recommendable!
This ukulele songbook uses well known folk songs like “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad” & “Jingle Bells” to help you master key skills.
Let that nostalgia kick in or have some great fun with your kids, this song book contains 20 great Disney classics to play on your favorite instrument and will make you want to sing along.
The songs are easy to play and are excellent for the younger ukulele enthusiasts.
This book includes the following songs: Beauty and the Beast, Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo (The Magic Song), Breaking Free, Can You Feel the Love Tonight, Chim Chim Cher-ee, Heigh-Ho, It’s a Small World, Some Day My Prince Will Come, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, We’re All in This Together, When You Wish upon a Star and more.