Music

The Best Songs About Evil 

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Updated September 21, 2019 1.1k votes 336 voters 27.2k views 103 items

Have you ever wondered if you were evil, or haunted by an evil force?  Well, you're not alone. Our ranked list of the best evil songs proves that evil has afflicted artists in every music genre. It will not be hard to find your favorite song about evil or with evil in the title, from this eclectic list. It includes obvious choices like AC/DC's "Evil Walks," and more unexpected artists like the legendary Aretha Franklin with her "Evil Gal Blues."

In 2009 on the popular HBO show, Flight of the Conchords, the character of Jemaine infamously wrote on screen and sang about an evil hearted woman.  Some say, "Demon Woman" became the most memorable song of that hit series, but give it a listen and decide for yourself.

What is your favorite evil song? Vote for them in the poll below, and add any songs if they're not already here.
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Electric Light Orchestra
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Carlos Santana, Santana
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Black Sabbath
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The Doobie Brothers
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AC/DC
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Black Sabbath
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Metallica
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Iron Maiden
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slaft added Judas Priest
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Blue Öyster Cult
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The Yardbirds
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Pat Benatar
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Dio
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Dusty Springfield
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Whitesnake
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Bo Diddley
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Debbie Harry
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Fleetwood Mac
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Steve Miller Band
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Grand Funk Railroad
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Pat Benatar
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punksnotdead added Spooky Tooth
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The Kinks
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Albert King