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Graveyard Shift The Best Songs About Ghosts  

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Boo! Ghosts have haunted the minds of musicians propelling them to creating spooky, great music. This is Ranker's list of the best songs about ghosts, influenced by your votes. Great ghost songs are usually about supernatural aberrations, but sometimes ghost songs are about the ghosts of past relationships. This list includes great rock songs about ghosts, great rap songs about ghosts and everything in between.

“I ain't afraid of no ghosts,” Ray Parker Jr. sings in his hit, “Ghostbusters.” The track was on the soundtrack for the 1984 film of the same name. Bruce Springsteen has written several songs about ghosts. His tunes “The Ghost of Tom Joad” and “Spirit in the Night” both appear on this list of the greatest ghost songs.In 1998,

Phish released an album entitled Story of the Ghost. The album's first track, “Ghost,” appears on this list. Tegan & Sarah had a hit with their track, “Walking with the Ghost,” and Alice Cooper had a good ghost song with, “Steven.”

You don't have to believe in ghosts to have a favorite ghost song. Vote the best ghost songs to the top of this list and share your ghost story in the comments section.

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Ghostbusters Ray Parker Jr.

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Walking With a Ghost Tegan and Sara

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The Ghost of Tom Joad Bruce Springsteen

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Ghost Town The Specials

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Little Ghost The White Stripes

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Ghost Song Jim Morrison

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Steven Alice Cooper

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The Ghost in You The Psychedelic Furs

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Dead Souls Joy DIvision

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Ghosts of Cape Horn Gordon Lightfoot

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Ghost Rider Henry Rollins

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Midnight in Montgomery, Alan J... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs About Ghosts
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Haunted Evanescence

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Happy Phantom Tori Amos

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Spirit in the Night Bruce Springsteen

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Give Up the Ghost Radiohead

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Ghost of Corporate Future Regina Spektor

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Misguided Ghosts Paramore

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Ghost Bitch Sonic Youth

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19 Ghosts III Nine Inch Nails

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4 Ghosts I Nine Inch Nails

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Ghost Town Cheap Trick

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NYC Ghosts & Flowers Sonic Youth

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The Ghost Who Walks Karen Elson

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Ghost Train Counting Crows

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Ghost Town Blues Social Distortion

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To Repel Ghosts Manic Street Preachers

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Ghost Behind My Eyes Ozzy Osbourne

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Old Ghosts Jethro Tull

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Ghost in the Glass Steve Hackett

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Ghost Band Rancid

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Born as Ghosts Rage Against the Machine

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Ghost Town Yusuf Islam

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Ghost Town The Prodigy

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The Ghost Inside Broken Bells

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The Ghosts of Me and You Less Than Jake