songs The Best Songs About The Color Blue  

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Blue songs aren't all necessarily about feeling sad or having the blues. Some of the best songs about the color blue are simply about the actual color itself, rather than the feelings or associations tied to it. Bob Dylan wrote one of the best blue songs with the stand-out "Tangled Up in Blue" from his break up album "Blood on the Tracks."

Our greatest American composer, George Gershwin, composed the exultant jazz-classical work "Rhapsody in Blue" as far back as 1924. Woody Allen loved this blue song much, he used it to convey his love affair with New York his opening scene of "Manhattan" (which you can check out below). Other songwriters like Joni Mitchell go decidedly more mellow with her rendering of "Blue."

What are you favorite song about blue? Let us know in the comment section below and vote your favorites to the top of the list.
 
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Blue Joni Mitchell

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Tangled Up in Blue Bob Dylan

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Her Eyes Are a Blue Million Miles Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

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Tom Islava added Blue Christmas Elvis Presley

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For You Blue The Beatles

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Rhapsody in Blue Los Angeles Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

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Under a Blanket of Blue Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald

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Blue Jean David Bowie

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Symphony in Blue Kate Bush

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Brian Graff added Blue Velvet Bobby Vinton

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Tom Islava added I Guess That's Why They Call It the Blues Elton John

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True Blue Madonna

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Where the Blue of the Night Rosemary Clooney

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Blue Dress Depeche Mode

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Something Blue Siouxsie & The Banshees

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punksnotdead added Blaue Augen Ideal

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Blue Turns to Grey The Rolling Stones

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The Best Songs About The Color Red

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Ten Shades of Blue The Spindels

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mwlittletreasures added Blue Eyes, Sir Elton John

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Blue on Blue Pet Shop Boys

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Electron Blue R.E.M.

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Pink Turns to Blue Hüsker Dü

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Feelin' Blue Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Visions in Blue Ultravox

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Misty Blue Dorothy Moore

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punksnotdead added Code Blue T.S.O.L.

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Amy Boal added Black and Blu Gary Clark Jr.

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Brian Graff added Blue Monday Orgy

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RichardClear added Questions in a World of Blue Julee Cruise

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A Different Kind of Blue U2, Passengers

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Black and Blue Van Halen

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Blue Lucinda Williams

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Something Blue Elvis Presley

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Blue Magic Jay-Z

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Brian Graff added Blue Velvet The Moonglows

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Brian Graff added Blue Monday Swan Lee

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Blue Fine Young Cannibals

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Brian Graff added Blue Velvet Houston Person

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Brian Graff added Blue Monday Half Japanese

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Red, White & Blue Judas Priest

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Brian Graff added Blue Monday Flunk

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Out of the Blue Hall & Oates

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Pools of Blue Paul MacLeod

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Black Gives Way to Blue Alice in Chains

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Shades of Blue The Family Stand