songs The Best Songs About The Color Red  

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The color red is associated with fire, love, rage, so it's no wonder that the color has inspired so many musicians to write incredible songs. Here's our list of the best songs about the color red, featuring songs with red in the title or in the lyrics. This list of red songs ranges from pop-punk and rock to ballads and rap, so no matter what your musical tastes are you'll definitely find something you like in the playlist below.

One popular song about the color red is Goldfinger's "99 Red Balloons", an energetic cover of the 80's hit "99 Luftbaloons" by the German band Nena. On the other spectrum is "Lady in Red" by Chris de Burgh, a soft rock classic that debuted off his album Into The Light in 1986. 

Vote for your favorite songs about red below, and feel free to add any that aren't already on the poll. Oh, and if you're out there Roxanne, The Police want you to know you don't have to put on that red light.
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Little Red Rooster The Rolling Stones

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Little Red Corvette is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Songs About The Color Red

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Red Rain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs About The Color Red
Red Rain Peter Gabriel

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Lady in Red Chris de Burgh

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Roxanne The Police

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Red Morning Light Kings of Leon

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Red Rain The White Stripes

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Red Money David Bowie

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Brick Is Red Pixies

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Red Sails David Bowie

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Saw Red Gwen Stefani, Sublime

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Red Solo Cup Toby Keith

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The Red Shoes Kate Bush

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Not the Red Baron Tori Amos

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My Red Joystick Lou Reed

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Bottle of Red Wine Eric Clapton

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The World Looks Red Sonic Youth

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Red Blooded Woman Kylie Minogue

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Red Vision Pat Benatar

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White Heat, Red Hot Judas Priest

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Red Angel Dragnet The Clash

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Red Raw Motörhead

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Red Eye Devo

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Kiss Me Red Cheap Trick

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99 Red Balloons Goldfinger

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Red Hot Kinda Love Christina Aguilera

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The Red & The Black Blue Öyster Cult

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They're Red Hot Red Hot Chili Peppers

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Under the Red Sky Bob Dylan

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They're Red Hot Eric Clapton

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Red Sun Neil Young

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Red Mosquito Pearl Jam

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Red Lenses Rush

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Red Hot in Black Rod Stewart

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Red Hot Mötley Crüe

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Blood Red Slayer

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Little Red Book Ted Nugent

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Red Sails in the Sunset Stevie Wonder