Achy Breaky Heart - Billy Ray Cyrus

In this beginners guitar lesson, we’re going to learn how to play Achy Breaky Heart by Billy Rae Cyrus with the two easiest chords to play on guitar; E major and A major. This is the fifth song in a series of ten songs with these two chords.

Chord Sheet

For the chord sheet, click the 'Chords' button at the top of the page near the lesson title.

Want help reading chord sheets? This lesson will help you and uses this song as an example!

Here you can listen to the full song on YouTube:

Where to go from here?

If you've successfully played along with Andy in the full demo video above, you're ready to move on to Level 2 of this Beginner Guitar Course where we'll be checking out a NEW chord and a higher level strumming pattern!

If you've found you struggle, you may wish to checkout the other lessons and song tutorials at Level 1 of Andy's complete Beginners Course on this site, which is also available as DVD, download and physical book version!