songs 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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Fly Me to the Moon Frank Sinatra, Count Basie

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Bad Moon Rising Creedence Clearwater Revival

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115 43
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Moondance Van Morrison

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92 30
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Moon River Frank Sinatra

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109 41
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Harvest Moon Neil Young

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102 42
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66 26
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81 38
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Moonshadow Cat Stevens

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60 24
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Moonlight Drive The Doors

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57 22
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The Killing Moon Echo & The Bunnymen

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Walking on the Moon The Police

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48 16
We in the Moonlight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Songs About The Moon
*DSO* added We in the Moonlight The Arcana

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Moon River Louis Armstrong

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Sisters of the Moon Fleetwood Mac

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Blue Moon Sam Cooke

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45 20
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Bark at the Moon Ozzy Osbourne

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50 26
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Moonlight Mile The Rolling Stones

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

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Blue Moon Frank Sinatra

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Moonage Daydream David Bowie

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No Moon at All Ella Fitzgerald

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Mr. Moonlight The Beatles

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42 30
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Pink Moon Nick Drake

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32 21
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To the Moon & Back Savage Garden

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Marquee Moon Television

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Song About the Moon Paul Simon

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How High the Moon Ella Fitzgerald

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New Moon on Monday Duran Duran

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

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I Wished on the Moon Billie Holiday

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18 12
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It's Only a Paper Moon Frank Sinatra

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20 14
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Reaching for the Moon Ella Fitzgerald

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Moon Over Miami Ray Charles

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11 6
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Kentucky Moon The Kinks

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15 10
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Here Comes the Moon George Harrison

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15 10
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Black Moon Black Sabbath

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15 10
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Blue Moon Eric Clapton, Rod Stewart

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Waiting for the Moon to Rise Belle & Sebastian

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Virginia Moon Foo Fighters

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15 11
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Moon Is Up The Rolling Stones

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17 14
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Grapefruit Moon Tom Waits

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Esavi added New Blue Moon Traveling Wilburys

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Blue Moon Nights John Fogerty

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