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
164 58
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

3
132 48
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Van Morrison

4
127 50
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104 37
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Frank Sinatra

6
118 46
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127 52
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Neil Young

8
93 41
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Cat Stevens

9
83 35
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66 26
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Fleetwood Mac

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54 18
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Sam Cooke

12
65 26
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Echo & The Bunnymen

13
85 40
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The Police

14
70 30
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The Doors

15
49 17
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The Arcana

16
53 20
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Louis Armstrong

17
58 28
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The Rolling Stones

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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
44 26
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Frank Sinatra

23
38 22
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Savage Garden

24
48 31
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Nick Drake

25
40 25
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The Beatles

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33 19
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36 22
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Ella Fitzgerald

28
39 25
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Television

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14 4
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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
26 18
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Duran Duran

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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21 14
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Paul Simon

39
24 17
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Ray Charles

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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
16 11
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Black Sabbath

44
17 12
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The Rolling Stones

45
7 2
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Curtis Joyce added Audrey Hepburn

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 14
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Foo Fighters

50
13 10
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Frank Sinatra