B Power Chord chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 5
Notes in B 5 B - F# (Gb)

Power Chords are diatonic chords without third interval notes, used often in heavy metal, and generally whenever you play under heavy distortion. Since power chords have no thirds, they are neither major nor minor.

B Power Chord Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the B5 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

These B Power Chord guitar chord variations can be interchanged freely. If it sounds good, it is good!

Chord learning tip 1.

When changing chords, visualize the chord you are about to change to, it really helps nail that chord change.

Chord learning tip 2.

Learn different variations of a chord. You can use any variation at any time, to give your music some color.

Check out more B guitar chords, or go back and have a look at our entire free guitar chords library.