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The Best Pop Songs About Drugs 

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Updated January 30, 2019 581 votes 217 voters 2.8k views 33 items

These are the best pop songs about drugs ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best pop songs about drugs come in many forms. Some great pop songs about drugs are from country crooners while other good songs about drugs come from rock bands. Many of the all-time greatest songs about drugs have been rerecorded by new artists every generation.

What tracks will you find on this best pop songs about drugs list? The Rolling Stones have released several hits about drugs over the years. “Mother's Little Helper” and “Brown Sugar” are two of their best. Jefferson Airplane's psychedelic masterpiece “White Rabbit” drew inspiration from the imagery of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to create one of the best pop songs about drugs.

“Nicotine, valium, vicodin, marijuana, ecstasy and alcohol/Cocaine,” are the only lyrics in Queens of the Stone Age's breakout track, “Feel Good Hit of the Summer.” Other good tunes on this top pop songs about drugs list include “Smoke Two Joints,” “Pusherman,” and “Burn One Down.”

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Jefferson Airplane
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The Rolling Stones
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Eric Clapton
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Curtis Mayfield
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Red Hot Chili Peppers
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Guns N' Roses
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The Rolling Stones
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Blur
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Alice In Chains
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Ben Harper
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Willie1019 added Steppenwolf
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maxi.myr8 added The Stranglers
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Willie1019 added The Byrds
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RickoLus, Queens of the Stone Age
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Morphine is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pop Songs About Drugs
MartyMJJ777 added Michael Jackson
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Talking Heads
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Snowblind Friend is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pop Songs About Drugs
Willie1019 added Steppenwolf