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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Snow (Hey Oh) Red Hot Chili Peppers

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22 13
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A Hazy Shade of Winter Simon and Garfunkel

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I Sit in the Snow XTC, Andy Partridge

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22 14
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Snowbird Anne Murray

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Fifteen Feet of Pure White Snow Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

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California Dreamin The Mamas and the Papas

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Snowblind Friend Steppenwolf

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12 7
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Snowblind Black Sabbath

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9 5
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White Winter Hymnal Fleet Foxes

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Steal Softly Thru Snow Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

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8 5
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Snow Is Falling All the Time John Lennon, Yoko Ono

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6 3
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Cold Rain & Snow Grateful Dead

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6 3
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Clear as the Driven Snow The Doobie Brothers

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6 3
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4 1
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Snow in His Hair Johnny Cash

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7 5
Snow White Queen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Songs About Snow
Snow White Queen Evanescence

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6 4
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Snow Blind Ace Frehley

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6 4
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Water, Ice and Snow Yusuf Islam

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6 5
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Summer Snow Super Furry Animals

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6 5
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Winter Tori Amos

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December Snow The Moody Blues

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3 2
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Kassie Lanzarotta added Don’t Worry Kyoko (Mummy’s Only Looking for Her Hand in the Snow) John Lennon, Yoko Ono

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Snow Queen / Maiden Voyage Blood, Sweat & Tears

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Snow Chemical Brothers

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The Fox in the Snow Belle & Sebastian

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4 4
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New York City They Might Be Giants

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4 4
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First Snow in Kokomo Aretha Franklin

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4 4
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Snowbound Donald Fagen

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4 4
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Blindsided Bon Iver

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3 3
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Greer Baudreau added January Hymn The Decemberists

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3 3
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Footprints in the Snow Emerson, Lake & Palmer

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Soft as Snow (But Warm Inside) My Bloody Valentine

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3 3
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Snow Queen Blood, Sweat & Tears

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3 3
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Blizzard of '77 Nada Surf

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2 2
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Snow Day Lisa Loeb, Nine Stories

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6 7
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Snow Outside Dave Matthews Band

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4 5
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Frosty the Snow Man Ella Fitzgerald

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3 4
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Velvet Snow Kings of Leon

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2 3
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Snow Lion Feist, Readymade FC

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2 4
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Snow in July Garth Brooks

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1st Snow Mingus Chris Rea

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1 3
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20 Years of Snow Regina Spektor

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