Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

No Longer Slaves

Artist: Bethel Music

Love the low end groove on this tune.

Fun grooves and lots of toms in this one!!

Some fun slides and riffs towards the end.

Easy chords and a nice melody.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

Shout Hosanna

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

This one really growls. Dial that overdrive.

This tune is based around 4 on the floor and our snare drum.

Be sure to watch the tone section to dial in the overdrive.

Easy chord changes with a cool, syncopated riff on the bridge.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

Lift Your Head Weary Sinner (Chains)

Artist: David Crowder

Get your riff on!

Pretty simple grooves.

Super overdrive to achieve the synth bass vibe.

Lay down the organ.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: G♭

Our God Is Love

Artist: Hillsong Worship

This one moves so get moving.

Easy arps!

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B♭

Waterfall

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Simple lead work and rhythm that sounds great on electric or acoustic

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E

This Is Living

Artist: Hillsong Young And Free

A high energy celebration.

This song has Synth bass but also has live Electric bass. You can rock it!

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Marvelous Light

Artist: Charlie Hall

This one drives so warm that strumming hand up.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: F

Kingdom Come

Artist: Covenant Worship

Get ready to shred.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: F

God of Justice

Artist: Tim Hughes

Absolutely love the lyrics. Tasty acoustic and lead slide parts.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: Em

Limitless

Artist: Planetshakers

Get your energy up and your overdrive on.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

Rushing Waters

Artist: Dustin Smith

Rushing waters and power chords sound awfully similar.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

What Child Is This

Artist: Jason Houtsma

An easy guitar instrumental. Great for beginners

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: F

Christmas Offering

Artist: Paul Baloche

Tons of chords and a great gospel riff at the end.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E♭m

Miraculum

Artist: Lincoln Brewster

Not for the faint of heart, so get your big boy or girl pants on and get to work.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

Throne Of Praise

Artist: Phillips Craig and Dean

Nice simple tune with a real strong melody.

Nice half time feel on the chorus.

Solid 16th's with a great riff on the bridge.

Rocking and epic sounding with a cool faux triplet riff at the end.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: C

He Paid It All

Artist: Brandon Heath

Simple acoustic but a TON of lead work. Limber up those fingers.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

On The Throne

Artist: Desperation Band

Huge wash of sound and some fingerpicking to boot!

Great builder with some big fill concepts

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Blessed Assurance (My King Is Coming)

Artist: Matthew West

Tons of lead work with an interesting rhythm part.

This has a lot of instrumental parts so I created a great version for you to learn with a few good riffs.

Easy synth parts!

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: C

Come Alive (Dry Bones)

Artist: Lauren Daigle

Nice and easy ambient guitar and a clear acoustic part.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Break Open

Artist: Desperation Band

Huge tune with a great lead countermelody on the chorus.

Cool stuff on playing electronically without electronics

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Make A Way

Artist: Desperation Band

Warm up your wrist because we're tremolo picking.

Simple build with a huge crescendo

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Banner

Artist: Desperation Band

Get ready to raise it. This one gets loud.

We're playing open-handed so great technique builder.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

For Your Glory And My Good

Artist: All Sons and Daughters

Enjoy this Tex-Mex, Beatlesy beauty. Tremolo-lo-lo

The grooves on this one are a little tricky but once you get the first the second is easier.

What a great bass line. Its a doozie.

B3 chorder!!!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

Nothing But The Blood

Artist: Corey Voss

A full re-imagining of a classic hymn.

Really solid brush work on this one.

Easy parts. A great song to learn.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

The Victory

Artist: All Sons And Daughters

A happy groover with simple acoustic and tasteful, rhythmic lead.

All about consistency on this one so lock it in.

Two notes on eighths... that's about it.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

He Is Risen

Artist: Paul Baloche

Lead guitarists will be busy. Acoustic players be sure to check out the solo acoustic chapter.

Easy Piano/Organ Combo!

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: D♭

Grace So Glorious

Artist: Elevation Worship

Lots of lead work and a really simple acoustic part. Be sure to check out the solo acoustic section.

Nice lead line on the chorus.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D♭

The Anthem

Artist: Planetshakers

Title says it all. Epic leads with simple acoustic parts. Watch the key change!

Every section changes. Seriously, every single one.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: G

Tonight

Artist: All Sons And Daughters

Simple lead work and some solid acoustic work.

Just two grooves. Great for beginners.

A nice campfire piano tune.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Glory In The Highest

Artist: Fellowship Creative

Oh...this one is just fun.

These parts all have a real loop feel to them.

Album:

Tempo: 90

Song Key: E♭

I Can Feel You

Artist: Bethel Music

Tons of lead work in this one!

The kick and snare really own this one.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

Heaven and Earth 

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Mid-tempo groover with simple lead and we added an acoustic part.

Stay nice and tight. No flams here.

This is synthmania! Get Ready!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

Depths

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Great melody, simple acoustic and clutch lead. Be sure to check the Solo Acoustic chapter.

Starts simple but really builds.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Calvary

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Easy strummer with a strong message.

Lay back. Way back.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Thank You Jesus

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Cool strumming riff and we love the bridge riff for the lead guitar.

You really got to dig into these grooves.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

All Things New

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Effect heavy lead guitars and some interesting flat picking keep this interesting all the way through.

Such a dynamic song so be dynamic!

Very interesting Instrumental Groove.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

My Story

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Great one for beginners on both lead and rhythm. Just groove, baby.

There is a lot going on this groove but it's a ton of fun to play.

only start playing waaaay late in the song.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: E

Our Father

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Lots of chord changes and you're going to love playing that chorus riff.

Great example of how drums can really serve a song.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Mountain

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Great solo acoustic part and sweet instrumental lead.

The form of this song is unique so stay on your toes.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: A

Jesus, Be My Savior

Artist: Paul Baloche

Beautiful hymn-like tune. Acoustic finger picking follows the melody and the lead does some tasteful ambient slide work.

Easy pads

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: G

All The People Said Amen

Artist: Matt Maher

You're gonna have fun with this one.

Straight forward and folky.

Such a great song to learn and play on. It is a bass playing delight.

Heavy on piano and organ.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E♭

When Mercy Found Me

Artist: Rhett Walker Band

Acoustic picking, lead slide and a guitar solo. More fun than a barrel of monkeys.

So many great grooves. Long but fun one to learn.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: G

Deep Cries Out

Artist: Bethel Music

Straight ahead, upbeat rock. Guitar solo sighting!

Super up tempo driving 8th's.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Rise

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Love the lead work in this one. So much fun to play. Solo acoustic section is sweet as well.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G♭

Healer

Artist: Kari Jobe

Chord changes. Lots and lots of chord changes.

Love the bass and drum theme on this tune.

Quite a few bits and pieces to learn along with a great riff.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

The Cross Stands

Artist: Worship Central

This one's a wall of sound. Sounds like "Victory".

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Come To The Water

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

This one just keeps growing. Love the riff at the end of the chorus.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

You'll Come

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Great open E voicings and some sweet delay.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

Sing and Shout

Artist: Matt Redman

Upbeat strummer and a riff that for some reason is just a lot of fun to play.

Easy piano chorder

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Salvation is Here

Artist: Hillsong United

High energy burner. Turn it up to 11.

This one is pretty fast so hold on!

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

How Great Thou Art

Artist: Ramshackle Orchestra

Heavy strummer with no lead but we add some and teach the violin line on guitar.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

Walk By Faith

Artist: Jeremy Camp

Beautiful 3/4 tune. Lead lines that really add depth and plenty of rhythmic elements for the acoustic.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D♭

Amazed

Artist: Jared Anderson

Very piano driven but we add acoustic and really dive into the lead parts of this beautiful tune.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

You Alone Can Rescue

Artist: Matt Redman

Simple strummer and some slippery octaves.

Another easy chorder

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

Almighty God

Artist: Tim Hughes

Easy Strummer with some fun lead parts.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: F

Thank You God For Saving Me

Artist: Chris Tomlin and Phil Wickham

Sweet acoustic voicings and a lead guitar part you can get down in two minutes.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

Praise Him

Artist: Hillsong Worship

High energy. Interesting strum pattern. Tone is important for the lead.

Solid and interesting. Great combo.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

Oh You Bring

Artist: Hillsong United

Lots of fingerpicking and a cool lead groove.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

Forever

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Lots to do with the rhythm on this one and that guitar tone is funky.

Fairly simple song to learn and don't forget we're in 6/8.

Classic Chord'r

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

Your Grace Finds Me

Artist: Matt Redman

Simple electric work, some interesting strum patterns and solid lyrics make this one a winner.

Lots of subtle changes from section to section.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E♭

Holy Holy Holy

Artist: Ghost Ship

Lots of fingerpicking and a folky chorus. Love it.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

Light Of The World

Artist: Chris Tomlin and Matt Redman

Dotted 8th Delay Riff with a simple strum pattern.

Such great parts with some special riffs.

Another easy chorder!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Little Drummer Boy

Artist: Jason Houtsma

Fun acoustic instrumental with a drummer.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Burning In My Soul

Artist: Brett Younker

Lots of fun acoustic fingerpicking and strumming with some simple lead work.

Another easy chorder with a few syncopated lines.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: E

Anchor

Artist: Hillsong Worship

This One has a ton of lead work and a simple acoustic part. Tremelo picking alert!

A lot going on on this one but a great song. Get the 16ths ready.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E

You Are My Vision

Artist: Rend Collective

Might need to hit the gym for this one. That strum pattern will test your endurance.

Little train beat action!

Stomping fun one, mainly quarter notes with a fun turn around.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: D

Alabaster

Artist: Rend Collective

Beautiful acoustic fingerpicking and we added a lead part to match.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G♭

For The Cross

Artist: Bethel Music

Watch the intro. Lots of arrangement on this one. Cool phrasing.

Don't get intimidated on that instrumental. You got it.

There are a few 2 beat bars but otherwise pretty straight forward.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

Breaking Through

Artist: Bethel Music

Killer opening lead hook and rhythmic arpeggios. Includes bonus lead content and simple acoustic.

Intense and groovy.

A lot to learn but a great new groove to get into.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E

Chasing You

Artist: Bethel Music

Tasteful and aggressive lead guitar and we added some acoustic. Not your normal strum patterns.

You're going to need to work that four way independence.

Great groove in the intro and Chorus and I also taught the synth bass parts.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

Search My Heart

Artist: Hillsong United

Nice synth pop sound with light acoustic and some cool lead voicings.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

We Must Remember

Artist: Jeremy Camp

Nice open E sound with interchangeable lead and rhythm parts

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B♭

Shine

Artist: Jeremy Camp

Simple rocker. Perfect for your youth group.

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: C

Strong God

Artist: New Life Worship

Nice melodic lead. Strong song about a strong God.

This whole song is half time.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E

Sing Sing Sing

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Here's a rocker for you. Lead is always working. Both rhythm and lead oriented.

Break out the B3

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: D

Oh! Great Is Our God!

Artist: The Sing Team

We dare you to sing this and not smile.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E

Mediator

Artist: Ghost Ship

Great upbeat proclamation with a killer hook. Not much lead guitar in the recording but we provide some nice bonus content for you.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

No One Higher

Artist: Aaron Shust

Solid song that keeps your fingers busy. Lots of chords. Lead is always doing something.

A straight forward chorder!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Mighty Fortress

Artist: Aaron Shust

This is another one that has it all. Some really interesting acoustic voicings and plenty of lead.

Easy Chords!!!

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: C

To Be Like You

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Soft, beautiful and heartfelt.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G♭

Glorious Ruins

Artist: Hillsong Worship

TONS of lead work. Nice open acoustic chords.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

God Who Saves

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Heavy synth has nothing on us! Rock this one out!

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

God Of Brilliant Lights

Artist: Aaron Shust

Lots of lead work. Signature opening riff. Some great chord voicings.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Once And For All

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Nice rhythmic lead. Simple acoustic.

An easy piano chorder!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

To Our God

Artist: Bethel Music

Slow builder with a huge crescendo. Stretch your hands acoustic players.

The kitchen sink for piano!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D♭

Called Me Higher

Artist: All Sons and Daughters

Love the acoustic work in this tune. Plenty of picking. Simple lead work.

Easy song to learn!!

Beautiful restrained bass tone.

Diamonds are a musicians best friend!

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B♭

Here Is Our King

Artist: David Crowder Band

High energy with some soft acoustic picking and a bunch of lead. Get to work!

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: G

Center Of It All

Artist: Desperation Band

No lack of lead work here. It's simple to play but there is a lot to do. Acoustic gets to play a background picking role.

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

You Are My King (Amazing Love)

Artist: Christy Nockels

Learn some riff work.

Pretty straight grooves.

Straight forward with a few nice riffs to learn if you like.

Piano freedom!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

God With Us

Artist: All Sons and Daughters

Simple all around.

Ever want to play an accordion?

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: E

The Way You Love Me

Artist: Jeremy Camp

Lots going on in this one. Watch the tuning!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Hear The Sound

Artist: All Sons and Daughters

Love this mid tempo groover. Lead players get your slide ready!

Easy groover... nice melody!

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

We Will Not Forget

Artist: Desperation Band

Acoustic: learn the meaning of patience. Lead: Get creative.

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

Say Say

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

Get loud, people!

Time for the synth bass and lead lines!

You’ve got the heart, we’ll teach you the skill.

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