Songs The Best Songs About The Future  

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Since we're always wondering what will become of us in our later years, for this list we're ranking the best songs about the future. Do you have a favorite future 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 the future. You can even add additional tracks to the poll if any good the future 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 the future songs playlist.

Some of the songs below include Future Games by Fleetwood Mac, Future Lovers by Madonna, and Ain't No Future in Yo Frontin by DFC. A song can qualify to be on this in two ways. First, the song has the future in the title or lyrics, or some close variation of that word. Second, the song is conceptually about the future, even if it doesn't specifically mention that word.

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Future World Boney M.

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Livin' in the Future Bruce Springsteen

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Future Legend David Bowie

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Fear for Your Future Ronnie Wood

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(I've Got My) Future on Ice Hank Williams, Jr.

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Where Is the Future Rexix (By ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs About The Future

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Jamless added Video Killed the Radio Star Buggles

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Kiss the Future The Human League

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Future Man, Future Lady Ziggy Marley, Laurie Berkner

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The Future De La Soul

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Jamless added Virtual Insanity Jamiroquai

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Jamless added FutureSex Mendetz

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Future Games Fleetwood Mac

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Future Golden Earring

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My Future Decided Hillsong United

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Wonderful Future Willie Nelson

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Jamless added The Geeks Were Right The Faint

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Future Mister Me Randy Travis

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To Modern Science is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Songs About The Future
Jamless added To Modern Science The Black and White Years

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Memory of the Future Pet Shop Boys

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Future Proof Massive Attack

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A Better Future David Bowie

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Future Ex-Wife Bret Michaels

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Will the Future Blame Us Our Lady Peace

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Children of the Future Steve Miller Band

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In the Future David Byrne

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Future of Mankind Judas Priest

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Ghost of Corporate Future Regina Spektor

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Suture Up Your Future Queens of the Stone Age

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Cities of the Future Infected Mushroom

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The Future Bow Wow, ROC