Disasters The Best Songs About Fire  

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List Rules This list includes both literal and figurative meanings of the word fire.

This list contains information about songs about fire, ranked by your votes. Are you a fan of songs about flames and things burning? Fire songs by rappers, rock stars and folk singers can be found on this list of songs about fire. Whether you prefer songs about the figurative fires of love or the literal fires of burning something to the ground, this list has everything you are looking for when it comes to fire songs.

James Taylor wrote the beautiful folk song, “Fire & Rain,” back in 1970 and its fires of popularity still burn strong today. Of course, “Light My Fire” by The Doors made our list of the best songs about fire, as did the Johnny cash hit, “Ring of Fire.”

Some of the fire songs on this list are a lot of fun. Who can resist dancing to The Tramps' hit, “Disco Inferno.” Another great fire song is from the fun-loving group, Bloodhound Gang. Their 1997 song “Fire Water Burn” was a big hit.

Do you see your favorite songs about fire on this list? Vote them to the top and add any we may have missed.
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The Doors

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332 135
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321 143
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Jerry Lee Lewis

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327 142
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Talking Heads

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389 201
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171 103
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James Taylor, Carole King

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339 167
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Jimi Hendrix Experience

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219 140
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Bruce Springsteen, E Street Band

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175 102
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The Trammps

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117 63
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Guest_a262f1df-3299-45d1-b775-180edfa9b48c added Deep Purple

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166 89
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David Bowie

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140 71
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85 52
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Troy16 added Cheap Trick

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210 134
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wardguy95 added Ellie Goulding

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163 124
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Kings of Leon

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105 63
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The Cult

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140 94
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The Prodigy

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83 56
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Chino Fernandez added Cheap Trick

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99 62
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Grateful Dead

21
96 64
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KassahWutke added Pink

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82 53
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Stevie Ray Vaughan

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96 66
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Pat Benatar

24
111 63
Playing With Fire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs About Fire
Rolling Stones

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MiloNeri added Deep Purple, Flashback!, Joe Satriani