Songs The Best Songs About The Moon  

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This list contains the best 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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Frank Sinatra, Count Basie

2
162 56
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

3
130 48
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Van Morrison

4
103 36
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Frank Sinatra

5
125 49
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117 45
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124 51
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Neil Young

8
91 40
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Cat Stevens

9
80 34
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65 24
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Echo & The Bunnymen

11
53 17
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Sam Cooke

12
69 29
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The Doors

13
64 26
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Fleetwood Mac

14
83 40
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The Police

15
49 17
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*DSO* added The Arcana

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52 20
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Louis Armstrong

17
58 28
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The Rolling Stones

18
52 24
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Ozzy Osbourne

19
40 20
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience

20
24 7
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David Bowie

21
38 19
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Ella Fitzgerald

22
43 26
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Frank Sinatra

23
48 31
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Nick Drake

24
36 21
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Ella Fitzgerald

25
37 22
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Savage Garden

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33 19
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39 25
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The Beatles

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38 25
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Television

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13 3
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John P Epstein added Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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25 15
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Ella Fitzgerald

31
29 20
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15 7
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19 11
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Eric Clapton, Rod Stewart

34
21 13
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Paul Simon

35
16 9
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Billie Holiday

36
19 12
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George Harrison

37
20 13
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24 17
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Ray Charles

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25 18
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Duran Duran

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25 18
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Belle & Sebastian

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12 6
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Esavi added Traveling Wilburys

42
20 14
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Frank Sinatra

43
7 2
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Curtis Joyce added Audrey Hepburn

44
16 11
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Black Sabbath

45
17 12
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The Rolling Stones

46
21 17
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19 15
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

48
18 14
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Genesis

49
17 13
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Foo Fighters

50
18 15
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Tom Waits