The Major 9th chord

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The Major 9th chord
Formula: 1 2 3 5 7
Common
Abbreviations:
ma7(add9), ma7add9, maj7(9), maj7(add9), maj7add9, maj9
Most popular root: D, Ab, C, Eb, F
Popularity: 19
Top Users:
Common Styles: Blues, Electronica, Folk, Jazz, Soul

Some Major 9th chord examples.
Description:
The maj9 chord developes the sound of the maj7 chord and they can both be freely subsitituted for eachother. Interestingly, the 2(9), 3, 5, 7 degrees for a minor 7th chord. E.g. a C Maj9 contains all the notes of an Em7.
Songs using Major 9th chord:
(NB Common types such as Maj, m, 7 will generate longs lists)
 
 
 
 
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