Songs The Best Songs About Snow  

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For those holiday months when it's really coming down, we've created a list of the best songs about snow ever written. A few of the tracks below are Christmas songs about snow, but most are by regular bands and can be listened to all year long. Snow can be a beautiful sight, even if you're not warm and indoors when it's coming down. Several musicians have written great songs about a fresh snowfall, ranging in genres from folk and country to alternative rock. Good songs about snow range from tunes that are about winter to tracks that specifically mention snow in the lyrics.

Fleet Foxes “White Winter Hymnal” is a super snow song that really gets you in the mood for winter. Bon Iver is another band that uses snowy imagery in their music. Their song “Blindsided” is one of the best for feeling the cold. Kanye West had his fair share of snow days growing up in Chicago. His song “Coldest Winter” is about love lost that feels like an ice cold winter storm.

If you are looking for a different type of snow song check out “California Dreamin'” by the Mamas and Papas. This song makes reference to winter and makes you think about the summer sun. Frank Zappa gives some sound snow advice on his song, “Don't Eat the Yellow Snow.”

Do you have a top snow song? Add it to the list and vote some of your favorites up to the top.
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

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26 15
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Simon and Garfunkel

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The Mamas and the Papas

4
10 3
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XTC, Andy Partridge

5
14 7
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

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12 6
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Fleet Foxes

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14 8
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Black Sabbath

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16 10
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22 17
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Anne Murray

10
7 2
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Johnny Cash

11
10 5
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Steppenwolf

12
9 7
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8 6
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John Lennon, Yoko Ono

14
8 6
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Tori Amos

15
7 5
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Grateful Dead

16
6 4
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6 4
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The Doobie Brothers

18
4 2
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Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

19
7 6
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Evanescence

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6 5
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Ella Fitzgerald

21
6 5
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4 3
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The Moody Blues

23
4 3
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4 3
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Yusuf Islam

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6 6
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Super Furry Animals

26
6 6
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Ace Frehley

27
3 3
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Lisa Loeb, Nine Stories

28
3 3
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Blood, Sweat & Tears

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iloveaha added A-ha

30
5 6
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Chemical Brothers

31
4 5
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Bon Iver

32
4 5
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Donald Fagen

33
4 5
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Belle & Sebastian

34
4 5
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They Might Be Giants

35
3 4
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Kassie Lanzarotta added John Lennon, Yoko Ono

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3 4
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Greer Baudreau added The Decemberists

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3 4
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3 4
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Emerson, Lake & Palmer

39
3 4
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My Bloody Valentine

40
3 4
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Blood, Sweat & Tears

41
2 3
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Nada Surf

42
8 10
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43
6 8
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Dave Matthews Band

44
4 6
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Aretha Franklin

45
3 5
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Kings of Leon

46
3 5
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2 4
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Feist, Readymade FC

48
2 5
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Garth Brooks

49
2 5
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Olivia Newton-John

50
1 4
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Regina Spektor