music The Best Songs About The Moon  

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This list contains information about songs about the moon, ranked by user votes. The moon is mysterious and its powers have often been explored through lunar lyrics in great songs. The best songs about the moon range from directly referencing the moon in the night sky to enjoying the best that moonlight has to offer. Some songs about the moon are even about werewolves, like Ozzy Osbourne's "Bark at the Moon".

Pink Floyd's “Brain Damage/Eclipse features soaring vocals and the lyrics, “I'll see you on the dark side of the moon.” “Moonlight Drive” by The Doors is also one of the great songs you will find on this list of the top moon songs, as is “Moonlight Mile” by the Rolling Stones. The Beatles paid tribute to the moon with their catchy tune, “Mr. Moonlight.”

Several songs about the moon make you want to get up and dance. Van Morrison's “Moondance” and “Dancing in the Moonlight” by King Harvest are two examples of upbeat moon songs.

Which good moon song on this list is your all-time favorite? Vote it to the top and share your opinions in the comments section.
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Bad Moon Rising Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Harvest Moon Neil Young

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Fly Me to the Moon Frank Sinatra, Count Basie

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Moondance Van Morrison

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Moon River Frank Sinatra

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Moonshadow Cat Stevens

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Walking on the Moon The Police

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Moonlight Drive The Doors

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Moonlight Mile The Rolling Stones

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Sisters of the Moon Fleetwood Mac

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The Killing Moon Echo & The Bunnymen

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Moon River Louis Armstrong

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Blue Moon Sam Cooke

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Moon, Turn the Tides… gently gently away The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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Bark at the Moon Ozzy Osbourne

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Mr. Moonlight The Beatles

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Pink Moon Nick Drake

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No Moon at All Ella Fitzgerald

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Moonage Daydream David Bowie

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Song About the Moon Paul Simon

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To the Moon & Back Savage Garden

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Blue Moon Frank Sinatra

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Marquee Moon Television

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I Wished on the Moon Billie Holiday

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How High the Moon Ella Fitzgerald

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Kentucky Moon The Kinks

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Here Comes the Moon George Harrison

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Blue Moon the Marcels is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Songs About The Moon

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Moon Over Miami Ray Charles

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It's Only a Paper Moon Frank Sinatra

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Kiko and the Lavender Moon Los... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Songs About The Moon

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Virginia Moon Foo Fighters

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Monkberry Moon Delight Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

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Moon Is Up The Rolling Stones

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Blue Moon Eric Clapton, Rod Stewart

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John P Epstein added Shame on the Moon Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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Waiting for the Moon to Rise Belle & Sebastian

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Grapefruit Moon Tom Waits

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Black Moon Black Sabbath

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Moon Rocks Talking Heads

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Reaching for the Moon Ella Fitzgerald

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New Moon on Monday Duran Duran