If you're new to the guitar, you are probably anxious to learn some songs. The following are ten of the simplest songs you can learn to play on the guitar. Although you can play any of these songs on any kind of guitar, these were chosen with the acoustic guitar in mind. Electric guitarists may want to read the best songs to learn on electric guitar. For acoustic guitarists anxious to learn more songs, check out Top 60s Songs for Acoustic Guitar, Top 70s Songs for Acoustic Guitar and Top 80s Songs for Acoustic Guitar.
1. Free Fallin'
This Tom Petty classic is a good place to start, as you only need to move a couple fingers around to play the entire song.
Although the opening acoustic guitar solo is probably too tough to tackle right away, learning the main "riff" of this Pink Floyd song should be fairly straightforward.
This America song was at one point a song that almost everyone knew how to play - including people who didn't know how to play guitar.
You may know the original Bob Dylan version of the song, or the Guns n' Roses cover - both are easy to play.
This Oasis song uses a few simple chords - the strum may be a challenge, but you should be able to learn this one pretty quickly.
A nice and easy song by Van Morrison that you should be able to learn the chords to quickly.