Songs The Best Songs About Confusion  

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We've all been there, in a state of confusion about love or life. Since we can all relate to that feeling, we've ranked the best songs about confusion or being confused. Several musicians have captured the feeling of confusion with great songs. Some of these songs specifically reference confusion in their titles while others allude to misunderstanding in their lyrics.

One of the all-time best confusion songs is “Dazed and Confused” by Led Zeppelin. This epic masterpiece features howling vocals from Robert Plant and transcendent guitar solos compliments of Jimmy Page. Another great song about being confused is “Land of Confusion” by Genesis. The captivating video for the hit song includes caricature puppets of famous people.

New Order and Alice in Chains both have songs simply called “Confusion” and Love and Rockets released the tune, “Ball of Confusion.” 311 sang about confusion on their hit, “All Mixed Up.”

It can be confusing figuring out what song to put at the top of this list. Help us out by voting your favorite to No. 1 and please add any we may have missed.

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Dazed and Confused Led Zeppelin

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slaft added Carry On Wayward Son Kansas

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I Can't Explain The Who

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Clark Benson added Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today) The Temptations

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JustinBartolomeo added Where Is My Mind Pixies

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Love or Confusion The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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All Mixed Up The Cars

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Mixed-up Confusion Bob Dylan

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slaft added Bloody Well Right Supertramp

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Once in a Lifetime Talking Heads

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Confusion Alice in Chains

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Confused in Love Keyshia Cole

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Confusion Is Next Sonic Youth

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All Mixed Up Red House Painters

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Confusion Fog Meat Puppets

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Confusion New Order

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Ball of Confusion Love and Rockets

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Never Understand The Jesus and Mary Chain

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Confusion Fusion Testament

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Superman Goldfinger

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I Didn't Understand Elliott Smith

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Get Confused Fischerspooner

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Confused Youth Anti‐Flag