What key is mad world in?

What key is mad world in?

E minorMad World / KeyE minor is a minor scale based on E, consisting of the pitches E, F♯, G, A, B, C, and D. Its key signature has one sharp. Its relative major is G major and its parallel major is E major. Wikipedia

Who wrote Mad World?

Roland OrzabalMad World / ComposerRoland Orzabal is an English musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, and author. He is best known as a co-founder of Tears for Fears, of which he is the main songwriter and joint vocalist, but he has also achieved success as a producer of artists such as Oleta Adams. In 2014, Orzabal published his first novel. Wikipedia

Who covered Mad World by Tears for Fears?

“Mad World” achieved a second round of success 20 years after its release, when it was covered by Michael Andrews and Gary Jules for the film Donnie Darko (2001)….Michael Andrews and Gary Jules version.

“Mad World”
Songwriter(s) Roland Orzabal
Producer(s) Michael Andrews

Is Mad World in major or minor?

You really would think that, wouldn’t you? Well, wrong: Obviously, as you now know, being played in a major key makes “Mad World” the most terrifying song ever conceived of, and you can thank YouTuber Yaog for all your future nightmares.

What’s the tempo of Mad World?

Mad World is a very sad song by Gary Jules with a tempo of 98 BPM. It can also be used double-time at 196 BPM.

When did Mad World come out?

2001Mad World / Released

Who has done covers of Mad World?


Title Performer Release date
Mad World Tears for Fears March 1982
Mad World Nicola Sirkis 1992
Mad World Kill Switch…Klick October 20, 1998
Mad World Nu Romantix and DJ John Bora April 11, 2001