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The great part about music is that you can write a song about anything, but for this list we're ranking the best songs about monkeys. Some are literally about monkeys, but other songs reference monkey business or even a monkey wrench. Do you have a favorite monkey song? Whether it's rock, rap, country, or anything in between, we want you to vote up your favorites on this list of songs about monkeys. You can even add additional tracks to the poll if any good monkey songs are missing, so feel free to contribute to the list. We've included YouTube videos to accompany the songs when available, so think of this page as a monkey songs playlist.

Some of the songs below include Brass Monkey by Beastie Boys, Everybody's Got Something to Hide Except Me and My Monkey by The Beatles, and Monkey Business by Skid Row. A song can qualify to be on this in two ways. First, the song has monkey in the title or lyrics, or some close variation of that word. Second, the song is conceptually about monkeys, even if it doesn't specifically mention that word.

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Porcelain Monkey Warren Zevon

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Shock the Monkey Peter Gabriel

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Me and My Monkey Robbie Williams

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Grease Monkey Jeff Beck

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Monkey Man Amy Winehouse

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Monkey on My Back Aerosmith

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Monkey Wrench Foo Fighters

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Monkey Business Skid Row

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Monkey in Your Soul Steely Dan

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Monkey Man The Rolling Stones

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Brass Monkey Beastie Boys

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Monkey Harry Belafonte

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Tweeter and the Monkey Man Traveling Wilburys

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Leave My Monkey Alone Warren Zevon

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Monkey Bush

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Green Monkey America

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Steel Monkey Jethro Tull

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Very Ape Nirvana

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Proudest Monkey Dave Matthews Band

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Mickey's Monkey The Hollies

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Monkey George Michael

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My Monkey Marilyn Manson

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Monkey Mind Sheryl Crow, Mitchell Froom

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Shake Me Like a Monkey Dave Matthews Band

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Monkey Brains Our Lady Peace

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Dance Like a Monkey New York Dolls

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Sell My Monkey B.B. King

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Monkey Riches Animal Collective

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Monkey See, Monkey Do Ringo Starr

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God's Monkey Robert Fripp, David Sylvian

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Making Love to a Vampire With a Monkey on My Knee Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

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Monkey Mobe Snow Patrol

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One Monkey Don't Stop No Show Eric Burdon & the Animals

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Monkey Skin

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The Monkey Song Johnny Winter

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Monkey Counting Crows

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Too Much Monkey Business Elvis Presley

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Space Monkey Placebo