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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David Byrne

52
3 6
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Our Lady Peace

53
3 6
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54
3 6
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Bret Michaels

55
3 6
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56
2 5
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57
2 5
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Marianne Faithfull

58
2 5
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REO Speedwagon

59
6 10
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Regina Spektor

60
5 9
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Queens of the Stone Age

61
5 9
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Pet Shop Boys

62
5 9
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Infected Mushroom

63
4 8
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64
4 8
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Alice Cooper

65
4 8
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Bow Wow, ROC

66
3 7
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Klaxons

67
3 7
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68
3 7
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69
3 7
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Kreator

70
3 7
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3 7
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Neil Diamond

72
2 6
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Fountains of Wayne

73
2 6
The Future Used to Be Better is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best Songs About The Future
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2 6
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1 5
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76
1 5
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Sean Combs

77
1 5
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Manic Street Preachers

78
1 5
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Jamless added Blur

79
1 5
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1 5
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Agnetha Fältskog

81
1 5
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Redman, Erick Sermon

82
1 5
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Todd Rundgren

83
1 5
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1 5
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1 5
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Manic Street Preachers

86
3 8
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Keith Urban

87
2 7
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Benga

88
2 7
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Adam Young, Owl City

89
1 6
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April Wine

90
1 6
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Belle & Sebastian

91
1 6
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92
1 6
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Vanessa Paradis

93
5 11
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0 5
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Gavin Rossdale

95
0 5
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0 5
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0 5
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Paul van Dyk

98
0 5
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Sepultura

99
0 5
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