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Some of the most touching songs ever written are songs about brothers. From siblings, to friends to fellow soldiers, several great songs have been written about brothers. Some of these songs were inspired by the musician's actual blood brother while others are about brothers from another mother. Some of the best songs about brothers are simply entitled “Brother.” This list features songs about little brothers, as well as songs about big brothers.

Billy Corgan wrote the Smashing Pumpkins' track “Spaceboy” about his half-brother, Jesse, who is autistic. Barenaked Ladies musician Ed Robertson wrote about missing his brother who died in a motorcycle accident on the song, “Am I the Only One?” Other top songs that are about brothers include “He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother” and “Song for My Brother.”

Pearl Jam originally wrote their song “Brother” for their debut album, Ten, but it wasn't officially released until the album's reissue in 2009. “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” references the struggles of brothers fighting for opposite sides of the Civil War.

Do you have a favorite song about brothers? Vote it up to the number one spot on this list of the top songs about brothers.

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Brothers in Arms Dire Straits

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Daniel Elton John

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Brother NEEDTOBREATHE

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Hey Brother Avicii

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Brother Pearl Jam

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Little Brother Hootie & the Blowfish

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My Brother The Moody Blues, Justin Hayward, John Lodge

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Big Brother David Bowie

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Hold On Dear Brother The Beach Boys

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Brothers in Arms Joan Baez

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Sin's a Good Man's Brother Grand Funk Railroad

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Blood Brothers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Songs About Brothers

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Brothers of the Highway George Strait

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Hello Brother Louis Armstrong

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Brother Bear Bo Diddley

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Brother Alice in Chains

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Song for My Brother Carlos Santana

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Spaceboy The Smashing Pumpkins

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Baby Brother The White Stripes

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Unknown Brother The Black Keys

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Brother John Blues Traveler

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Judas My Brother Bad Company

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Brother Bill (Last Clean Shirt) Eric Burdon & the Animals

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Am I the Only One? Barenaked Ladies

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My Brother Jake is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Songs About Brothers

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Brother, Brother The Isley Brothers

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Sister and Brother Kate Bush, Midge Ure

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Brother to Brother Paul Weller, Terry Callier

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Big Brother Kanye West

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Big Brother Stevie Wonder

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Brothers in Arms (live) Mark Knopfler

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Brothers of the Road Hank Williams, Jr.

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Big Brother Wheels Buzzcocks

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