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

The music world has always been fascinated with the subject of magic, producing songs about witches, warlocks, wizards and more. Songs like "Every Little Thing She Does is Magic" by The Police and "This Magic Moment" by Jay & The Americans show that the word magic is often used in the context of love, but that isn't always the case. This is a ranked list of the best songs about magic, as voted on by music fans like you. Some of the songs included below may have the words "magic" lyrics or title, while others are about magic, hypnotism, or sorcery as a subject or theme. If you're a magician who loves music then this is the ultimate collection of magic songs for your library.

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 magic songs you think deserve that magical top spot, and downvote ones you want to curse down to the bottom of the list. If one of your top songs is missing, add it to the list so it can cast its spell on other voters. Many different styles of music are featured below, including dance, classic rock, pop, and more.
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The Best Books About Wizards The Best Concert Movies Streaming on Hulu

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Black Magic Woman / Gypsy Queen Carlos Santana, Santana

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I Put A Spell On You Screamin' Jay Hawkins

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Abracadabra Steve Miller Band

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Magic Carpet Ride Steppenwolf

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Superstition Stevie Wonder

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Magical Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added Magical Mystery Tour The Beatles

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Magic Man Heart

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Do You Believe in Magic The Lovin' Spoonful

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Love Potion No. 9 The Searchers

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Mr. Crowley Ozzy Osbourne

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Voodoo Chile is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added Voodoo Chile The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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MartinAustin added I Put a Spell On You Annie Lennox

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Magic The Cars

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Magic Bus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added Magic Bus The Who

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Santeria Sublime

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Magic Olivia Netwon-John

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9 5
The Witch's Promise is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added The Witch's Promise Jethro Tull

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Strange Magic Electric Light Orchestra

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Hypnotized Fleetwood Mac

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7 5
Fortune Teller is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added Fortune Teller Rolling Stones

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Tarot Woman Rainbow

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And She Was Talking Heads

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I Told the Witch Doctor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added I Told the Witch Doctor Alvin and the Chipmunks

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7 7
Black Juju is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added Black Juju Alice Cooper

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Magic Spells Crystal Castles

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Puff the Magic Dragon Peter^! Paul and Mary

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Lucretia Megadeth

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Midnight in Montgomery Alan Jackson

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Devil Woman Cliff Richard

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Five Magics Megadeth

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Black Magic Slayer

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Ding Dong the Witch Is Dead is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Songs About Magic
Mark Lanzarotta added Ding Dong the Witch Is Dead The Fifth Estate

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The Ride David Allan Coe

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This Magic Moment Jay and the Americans

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MartinAustin added Summer Is Magic Playahitti

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MartinAustin added Forever Magic Fancy

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Roswell's Spell Chevelle

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Magick Klaxons

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Creole Woman Toby Keith

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MartinAustin added Give Me Some Kind Of Magic Dollar

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MartinAustin added The Devil (okay) Marc Almond

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Blue Magic Jay-Z

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A Cloak of Elvenkind Marcy Playground

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Magic Stick Lil' Kim, 50 Cent