Songs The Best Songs About Evil  

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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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Evil Woman Electric Light Orchestra

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Evil Woman Black Sabbath

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Evil Woman The Doobie Brothers

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Evil Ways Carlos Santana, Santana

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Evil Walks AC/DC

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Lady Evil Black Sabbath

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Career of Evil Blue Öyster Cult

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Good and Evil Grand Funk Railroad

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slaft added Am I Evil? Metallica

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The Evil That Men Do Iron Maiden

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slaft added A Touch of Evil Judas Priest

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Evil Eyes Dio

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My Evil Ways Whitesnake

The Best Metal Songs About Evil

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I Get Evil Albert King

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Evil Eye Black Sabbath

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You’re So Evil Fleetwood Mac

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Evil Genius Pat Benatar

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Evil Woman Bo Diddley

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Evil Louie Deep Purple

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Evil Hearted You The Yardbirds

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Evil Eyes Styx

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Necessary Evil Debbie Harry

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punksnotdead added Evil Woman Spooky Tooth

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I Get Evil Pat Benatar

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Evil on My Mind Johnny Winter

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Easy Evil Three Dog Night

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Evil Wind Bad Company

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Evil Steve Miller Band

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Evil Woman Crow

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Evil Gal Blues Aretha Franklin

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Evil Little Goat Pearl Jam

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That Evil Prince Frank Zappa

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See No Evil Television

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Evil Thing Danzig

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The Root of All Evil Dream Theater

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Evil Dead Chuck Schuldiner

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Easy Evil Dusty Springfield

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Karn Evil 9: 1st Impression, Part 1 Emerson, Lake & Palmer

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The Intense Humming of Evil Manic Street Preachers

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He's Evil The Kinks

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Blue and Evil Joe Bonamassa

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You're Not Evil Black Flag

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Good and Evil David Byrne

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Evil Eye Ian Gillan, Gillan & Glover, Roger Glover

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Evil on Your Mind Ella Fitzgerald