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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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Dead Souls Joy DIvision

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Ghost Song Jim Morrison

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Ghost Town The Specials

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Steven Alice Cooper

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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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Little Ghost The White Stripes

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Ghost Rider Henry Rollins

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Happy Phantom Tori Amos

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Midnight in Montgomery, Alan J... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Songs About Ghosts
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Spirit in the Night Bruce Springsteen

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Haunted Evanescence

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Ghost of Corporate Future Regina Spektor

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The Ghost in You The Psychedelic Furs

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3 Ghosts I Nine Inch Nails

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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 Bitch Sonic Youth

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Give Up the Ghost Radiohead

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Ghosts of Cape Horn Gordon Lightfoot

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Misguided Ghosts Paramore

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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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Ghosting is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Songs About Ghosts
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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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Ghost Band Rancid

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Ghost Town The Prodigy

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Born as Ghosts Rage Against the Machine

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Old Ghosts Jethro Tull

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Ghost Town Yusuf Islam

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Ghost in the Glass Steve Hackett

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The Ghosts of Me and You Less Than Jake

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The Ghost Inside Broken Bells

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Ghost of Days Gone By Alter Bridge