Watch the 3 Chords You Need online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Chord Studies: Rock and Pop Progressions Vol. 1

Starting with F in the first position, this progression takes you on a I - V - vi ride. This series can be found in so many songs it is hard to pick one out that jumps out - it is more like "I have heard that before" - because we have all heard it a ton! Which is why you need to know it and be able to do several variations.