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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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677 70
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Life On Mars? Hunky Dory

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602 94
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Heroes "Heroes"

3
601 107
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Space Oddity David Bowie

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506 80
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Changes Hunky Dory

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552 63
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Starman The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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501 87
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Ashes to Ashes Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

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450 74
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Ziggy Stardust The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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479 64
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The Man Who Sold the World The Man Who Sold the World

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412 87
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Young Americans Young Americans

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461 121
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Let's Dance Let's Dance

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473 100
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Rebel Rebel Station to Station, Diamond Dogs

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507 125
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Under Pressure Hot Space

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366 63
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Golden Years Station to Station

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361 70
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Fame Station to Station, Young Americans

The Best Stevie Wonder Albums of All Time

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377 74
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Suffragette City The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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383 57
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366 60
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erisedRi added Rock & Roll Suicide The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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319 56
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321 83
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Modern Love Let's Dance

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288 59
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punksnotdead added Station to Station Station to Station

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335 104
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China Girl Let's Dance

The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

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280 99
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244 69
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Diamond Dogs Diamond Dogs

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347 77
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294 63
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erisedRi added Wild Is the Wind Station to Station

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329 67
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Moonage Daydream The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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304 48
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Five Years The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

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267 76
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erisedRi added This Is Not America Tonight

The Best Amy Winehouse Songs

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RobinGallego added Word on a Wing Station to Station

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229 43
Sweet Thing is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
punksnotdead added Sweet Thing David Bowie

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RobinGallego added Cat People

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252 56
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erisedRi added I’m Deranged Outside

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185 18
Blackstar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
David DiCarlo added Blackstar

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233 90
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All The Young Dudes All the Young Dudes

16 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

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189 52
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TVC 15 Station to Station

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207 36
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230 48
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182 60
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Scary Monsters (And Super-Creeps) Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

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169 20
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David DiCarlo added Lady Grinning Soul Aladdin Sane

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212 41
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-1452400219305 added Hallo Spaceboy Outside

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199 132
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Fashion Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

The Best David Bowie Movies

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David DiCarlo added Thursday's Child ‘hours…’

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135 11
I Can't Give Everything Away is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
emilyl added I Can't Give Everything Away Blackstar

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154 15
Slip Away is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time

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125 11
We Are the Dead is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
We Are the Dead Diamond Dogs

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137 14
Valentine's Day is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time

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198 44
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153 18
Velvet Goldmine is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time
Velvet Goldmine David Bowie

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146 17
Survive is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best David Bowie Songs of All Time