Songs The Best Songs About Jealousy  

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List Rules Songs with jealousy in the title are fair game, but this list focuses mainly on songs about jealousy as a subject.

Being green with envy is something that almost all humans experience in their lifetime, and expressing that insecurity through music has always led to great songs being created. People are often envied for their money or status, but in some cases a person is envied because of the beauty of their lover. Take "Jessie's Girl" by Rick Springfield or "I Want Your Girlfriend to be My Girlfriend Too" by Reel Big Fish for example. This is a ranked list of all songs about jealousy, as voted on by music fans like you. Some of the songs included below may have the words "jealousy" or "jealous" in the lyrics or title, while others are only about being jealous as a subject or theme. 

Music isn't typically categorized by the meaning of the words, so this music list is a great way to find some solid tracks that are thematically similar. Vote for the jealousy songs that you enjoy the most, and downvote ones if you think they're not worthy of being high on the list. If one of your top songs is missing, add it to the list so others can vote for it too. Many genres of music are featured below, including rock, pop, folk, metal, and more.

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httpcolonslashslash added Mr Brightside The Killers - The Killers

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Jessie's Girl Rick Springfield

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Jealous Nick Jonas

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Emma Hannah added Sugar, We're Goin Down Fall Out Boy

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Pacify Her is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
Danny Renee added Pacify Her

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Jealous Guy John Lennon

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Hey Jealousy Gin Blossoms

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httpcolonslashslash added Lounge Act Nirvana

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Jealous is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
chantellebelle added Jealous Wiz Khalifa, Ne-Yo, Shaffer Smith

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Possession Obsession Hall & Oates

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httpcolonslashslash added Chump Green Day

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Jealous Again The Black Crowes

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Celoso Lele Pons

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Don't Talk to Strangers Rick Springfield

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Clark Benson added Jealous Lover Rainbow

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queen jealousy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
JoeOneTaxi added queen jealousy QUEEN

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The Jealous Kind Joe Cocker

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queen jealousy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
JoeOneTaxi added queen jealousy

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SuzieCampos added Jealousy Pet Shop Boys

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Clark Benson added Jealousy Liz Phair

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queen jealousy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
JoeOneTaxi added queen jealousy

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jealousy queen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
JoeOneTaxi added jealousy queen

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Circus Envy R.E.M.

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Who's David Busted

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Jealousy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Songs About Jealousy
BlueBlood added Jealousy

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When It Was Me Paula DeAnda

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Jealous Kind Jars of Clay

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Cheated On Me Gavin DeGraw

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Envy Wuthering Heights

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Clark Benson added Alone, Jealous and Stoned The Secret Machines

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Kate Ben Folds Five

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Eifersucht Rammstein

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In Your Shoes Beverley Knight

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Clark Benson added Jealous Words Richard Thompson

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Clark Benson added Hate and Jealousy Lucero

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Jealous of Your Cigarette Hawksley Workman