songs The Best Songs About Listening  

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Listening is the key to a lot of things in life - relationships, education, and most importantly, hearing the tunes on this list of songs about listening. Since music is all about listening, musicians have covered subjects like listening and hearing quite often. Listening to your heart, bells, flies, love, the wind - this list covers a plethora of things one can listen to. Take a listen to this list of listening songs, you’ll like what you hear.

“Stop, Look & Listen (to your Heart)” was a hit for the R&B group the Stylistics. It was later recorded as a duet between Marvin Gaye and Diana Ross.

“Listen to your Heart” was an unexpected hit for the Swedish rock duo Roxette that became one of the top selling singles in the U.S. in the‘80s.

Talking Heads’s “Listening Wind” was later covered by Peter Gabriel.

Which of these songs about listening can you not stop listening to? Vote up for your favorites and vote down any song you wish you'd never have to hear. If there are any songs about listening you love that aren’t on this list, please add them.

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Listen to the Music The Doobie Brothers

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Tom Islava added Radio Ga Ga Queen

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Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart) Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye

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Listen Beyoncé Knowles

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15 9
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Learn to Listen Ramones

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13 8
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Hear My Train A-Comin' Jimi Hendrix

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12 7
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Listening Wind Talking Heads

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10 6
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Listen to Her Heart Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

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7 3
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Stop, Look and Listen Donna Summer

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Hear Me Lord George Harrison

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8 5
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Listen the Snow Is Falling John Lennon, Yoko Ono

Listening To Christmas Music Is Bad For Your Health

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Listen to Me Buddy Holly

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6 5
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Listen to the Band The Monkees

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4 3
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Hear Me Kelly Clarkson

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6 7
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If No One Will Listen Kelly Clarkson

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5 6
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Stop and Listen Chuck Berry

The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

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5 6
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Hear You Me Jimmy Eat World

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4 5
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4 5
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3 4
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Listen to My Voice Gary Numan

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3 4
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Listen Talib Kweli

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3 4
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Rock Stars Who Died at Age 30

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2 3
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Listen To Love Belinda Carlisle

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2 3
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Listen to the Wind Billy Preston

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No One Listen Ray Davies

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Don't Listen to Linda The Monkees

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You Won't Listen B.B. King

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Listen to the Lion Van Morrison

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Children Will Listen Barbra Streisand

The Greatest Songs by '90s One-Hit Wonders

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Listening Wind Peter Gabriel

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Hear Me Lord Bonnie Raitt

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Listen to Your Heart Steve Perry

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2 4
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But Listen The Afghan Whigs

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Listen to the Mockingbird Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

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Hear Me Calling Ten Years After

The Best Taylor Swift Songs

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Lisa, Listen to Me Blood, Sweat & Tears

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I Listen to the Bells Luther Vandross, Darlene Love

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Hear It Bad Religion

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Listen Up Brother Ali

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Hear Me Calling Bob Mould

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Hear Me Imagine Dragons

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Listen 2 Me Queen Latifah