Rock The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite David Bowie songs, not just singles and hits.

List of the best David Bowie songs, ranked by fans like you. This list includes all of Bowie's biggest hits, but every real fan knows that many of his best songs weren't singles. Bowie is often thought of as a musical chameleon, and this list will take you through each of his famous phases. You'll get everything from glam rock to chart-topping soul and dance-pop. Classics found on this poll include "Ziggy Stardust," "Space Oddity," and more.

Music videos are included next to each song name, so if you've never heard a track you can listen to it right here on this page. Is one of your favorite David Bowie songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top. If the order of this list bothers you, then stick it to the man by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.
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633 105
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"Heroes"

2
635 119
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David Bowie

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714 78
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Hunky Dory

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534 90
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Hunky Dory

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526 93
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Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

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582 66
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The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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474 80
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The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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502 72
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The Man Who Sold the World

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504 107
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Station to Station, Diamond Dogs

10
493 132
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Let's Dance

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427 97
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Young Americans

12
531 135
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Hot Space

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381 68
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Station to Station

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400 79
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The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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376 79
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Station to Station, Young Americans

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409 64
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396 64
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erisedRi added The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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333 59
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339 89
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Let's Dance

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308 62
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punksnotdead added Station to Station

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352 113
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Let's Dance

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291 110
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257 77
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Diamond Dogs

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367 84
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316 68
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erisedRi added Station to Station

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354 69
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The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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323 51
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The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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286 84
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erisedRi added Tonight

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292 50
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RobinGallego added Station to Station

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267 67
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RobinGallego added

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244 99
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All the Young Dudes

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200 55
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Station to Station

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276 63
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erisedRi added Outside

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238 64
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237 49
Sweet Thing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
punksnotdead added David Bowie

36
201 23
Blackstar is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
David DiCarlo added

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209 146
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Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

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215 41
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238 53
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226 47
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-1452400219305 added Outside

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189 64
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Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

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181 25
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David DiCarlo added Aladdin Sane

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153 15
I Can't Give Everything Away is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
emilyl added Blackstar

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182 31
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David DiCarlo added ‘hours…’

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173 21
Slip Away is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time

46
175 22
Velvet Goldmine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
David Bowie

47
151 17
Valentine's Day is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time

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159 33
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-1453566066268 added Heathen

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207 49
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148 32
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David DiCarlo added The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars