songs The Best Songs About Being Thankful  

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Being thankful is a great way to show appreciation for the little things in life. Enjoy this list of the best songs about being thankful, ranked by user votes. Thanksgiving isn't the only time of year to give thanks and several great artists have shared their gratitude in thank you songs. Family, God, life and love are just a few of the topics that inspired rock stars, rappers and blues musicians to write songs of thanks.

One of the best songs about being thankful of all time has got to be “Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)” by Sly and the Family Stone. The chorus of this hit generates a guaranteed sing-along and dance party. Another good song of thanks is “Danke Schoen” by Wayne Newton. This song was featured in an iconic scene in the 1986 film, Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Danke Schoen is the German equivalent to saying “Thank you.”

“Gratitude” by Earth, Wind & Fire and “Blessing” by Big Sean also made this list of the top songs about being thankful. Jay Z says thanks to his fans on his hit, “Encore.”

Which song about being thankful is your favorite? Give it a thumbs up and please add any we may have missed.
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Danke Schoen Wayne Newton

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28 16
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Thank U Alanis Morissette

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Thanks for the Memory Rod Stewart

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20 10
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I Wanna Thank You Mavis Staples

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Blessings Big Sean

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A Song for Mama Boyz II Men

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19 10
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Grateful Rita Ora

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Thanks From a Friend Paul McCartney

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Gratitude Earth, Wind & Fire

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Thank You Dido

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Thankful n' Thoughtful Sly & the Family Stone

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Gratitude Ani DiFranco

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5 2
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Thank You Solomon Burke

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5 2
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Never Forget Judas Priest

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5 2
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Thanks for the Pepperoni George Harrison

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Thank You Bonnie Raitt

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4 1
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Thank You Kris Kristofferson

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Thanks to You The Flaming Lips

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5 3
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Thank God for the Bomb Ozzy Osbourne

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5 3
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Thank You Love Stevie Wonder

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You to Thank Ben Folds

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4 2
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The Best Jennifer Lopez Albums of All Time

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Thank You Boys Jane's Addiction

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Thanks a Lot Third Eye Blind

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Thank You for the Venom My Chemical Romance

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Thank You Simple Plan

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Thank You Chris Brown

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2 0
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Thanks to You Nat King Cole

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Thank You DMX

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Thanks a Lot Martina McBride

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I Want to Thank You Otis Redding

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Thanks a Lot Tennessee Three, Johnny Cash

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Thank You Commodores

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Encore Jay-Z

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Thank God for Hometowns Carrie Underwood

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3 2
I Wanna Thank Ya is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Songs About Being Thankful
I Wanna Thank Ya Angie Stone, Snoop Dogg

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Thank God for the Suffering Cradle of Filth