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

2
441 191
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316 126
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Becca Yucha added June Carter Cash

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315 136
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Jerry Lee Lewis

5
320 133
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Talking Heads

6
378 194
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168 99
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James Taylor, Carole King

8
333 163
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Jimi Hendrix Experience

9
214 136
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Bruce Springsteen, E Street Band

10
171 96
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The Trammps

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114 60
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Guest_a262f1df-3299-45d1-b775-180edfa9b48c added Deep Purple

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161 85
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David Bowie

13
83 50
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Troy16 added Cheap Trick

14
133 71
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206 129
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wardguy95 added Ellie Goulding

16
158 121
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Kings of Leon

17
101 62
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The Cult

18
137 93
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The Prodigy

19
81 55
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Chino Fernandez added Cheap Trick

20
97 61
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Grateful Dead

21
91 60
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KassahWutke added Pink

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81 53
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Stevie Ray Vaughan

23
94 65
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Pat Benatar

24
109 63
Playing With Fire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs About Fire
Rolling Stones

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99 55
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Blue Öyster Cult