Ready for something different? There are tons of Spanish songs to play on the ukulele. Many of these songs are perfect for improving fingerstyle skills, and they never fail to impress. Enjoy!
1. Un Poco Loco (Disney)
If you’ve watched the movie Coco, then you’re probably at least a little familiar with Un Poco Loco! The easy ukulele tabs version has just five chords, plus Terry put together a complete tutorial for your enjoyment. Give it a try!
2. Asereje (The Ketchup Song) by Las Ketchup
Fun Spanish ukulele songs don’t get any better than this! Asereje “The Ketchup Song” is a catchy, fast tune with lyrics that might be a challenge. Practice a lot and this will be one of those songs you play to impress everyone!
3. Sofia by Alvaro Soler
A little slower than some other popular Spanish ukulele songs, Sofia is a tune that’s catchy, romantic, and always a favorite. Add your own touches to make it unique!
4. Muerte en Hawaii by Calle 13
One of the hottest Spanish ukulele songs ever! Muerte en Hawaii is a little challenging but once you’ve got it, you’ll be glad you spent so much time practicing. Start slow and you’ll get the hang of it.
5. Volare by the Gipsy Kings
Not to be mistaken for Volare by Dean Martin, this version of Volare by the Gipsy Kings is one of the most beautiful Spanish ukulele songs you’ll ever hear. Whether you add the lyrics or not, you’re going to love the way it sounds. Even though it’s challenging to play Volare on the ukulele, practice will definitely pay off!
6. Despacito by Luis Fonsi (feat. Daddy Yankee)
If you’ve always wanted to play Despacito on the ukulele, you’re in luck! The easy version of this fun Spanish ukulele song has just four chords to remember. If you’re ready for a challenge, try the advanced tutorial using the Rasgueado flamenco guitar pattern!
7. You & I by Crystal Fighters
Play Crystal Fighters You and I on the ukulele and you’ll impress everyone who hears you! This song uses lots of Spanish influence even though the lyrics are in English. Translate to Spanish if you’d like!
8. Mi Vieron Cruzar by Calle 13
It’s not terribly challenging to play Mi Vieron Cruzar on the ukulele, so give this one a try! The lyrics are fairly simple too as there’s lots of repetition.
9. Waka Waka by Shakira
Thanks to four easy chords that repeat over and over, it’s not too hard to play Shakira’s Waka Waka on the Ukulele. Translate it to Spanish if you’d like.
10. Tired of Being Sorry by Enrique Iglesias
Enrique Iglesias sings Tired of Being Sorry in English, but you can translate to Spanish if you feel like it! This song has loads of Spanish influence and even though it’s often covered by guitarists, it’s a lot of fun to play on ukulele.