Songs The Best Songs About Stars  

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List Rules Since there aren't a ton of songs just about stars in the sky, we've included songs below with the alternate meaning of the word star as well.

If you love looking up at the night sky and getting lost in its beauty, then you'll love this list of the best songs about stars. The best star songs are either about bright lights in the night sky or about being a famous celebrity. There are great hip-hop songs about stars and fantastic rock songs about stars. Some of the best songs about stars even incorporate the entire galaxy.

One of the most epic, soaring songs about stars is “Starlight” by Muse. These guys have a knack for writing songs with “universe”-al appeal. “We Are All Made of Stars” and “A Sky Full of Stars” also made this list of the best songs about stars, as did “Intergalactic” by the Beastie Boys.On the celebrity star front, Cypress Hill had a hit with their track “(Rock) Superstar” back in 2000.

The Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs released an early single entitled “Art Star” and the Buggles sang about how “Video Killed the Radio Star.” I wonder why someone hasn't written about the internet killing the video star yet.

Give your favorite star songs a thumbs up to vote it up on this list! Also, add any celestial tunes we may have missed.
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MusicOfTheForest added Alfie Boe

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Instant Karma is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Songs About Stars
MusicOfTheForest added John Lennon

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Wishing on a Star is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Songs About Stars
MusicOfTheForest added Rose Royce

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David Bowie

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Larry Jessip added Oliv

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typoqueen added OneRepublic

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My Key to the Stars is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Songs About Stars
MusicOfTheForest added Catman Cohen

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Jimi Hendrix

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Vedat Aras added Coldplay

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clash1977 added Bad Company

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mwlittletreasures added Don McLean

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Deep Purple

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Tom Islava added Elton John

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David Bowie

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Elenel added Sly and the Family Stone

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Earth, Wind & Fire

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Muse

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Frank Sinatra

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Madonna

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Radiohead

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Chuck Berry

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Tom Islava added Elton John

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The Rolling Stones

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David Bowie

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Bob Dylan

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Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra, Linda Ronstadt

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The Clash

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Steve Miller Band

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Grateful Dead

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Tom Islava added Elton John

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Beastie Boys

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r-gold added Rainbow

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Sonic Youth

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Thom Ovacek added Foreigner

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The Guess Who

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Lou Reed

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Lee Greenwood

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Iggy Pop