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
174 59
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

3
113 38
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Frank Sinatra

4
135 51
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Van Morrison

5
127 48
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132 51
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130 53
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Neil Young

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87 36
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95 42
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Cat Stevens

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70 26
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Fleetwood Mac

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69 26
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Echo & The Bunnymen

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55 18
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Sam Cooke

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88 41
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The Police

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71 31
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The Doors

15
50 18
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The Arcana

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53 21
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Louis Armstrong

17
54 25
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Ozzy Osbourne

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58 29
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The Rolling Stones

19
28 8
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David Bowie

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42 20
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience

21
42 22
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Savage Garden

22
38 19
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Ella Fitzgerald

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44 26
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Frank Sinatra

24
48 31
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Nick Drake

25
41 25
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The Beatles

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37 22
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Ella Fitzgerald

27
40 25
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Television

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33 19
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15 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
16 7
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27 18
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Duran Duran

33
29 20
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19 11
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Eric Clapton, Rod Stewart

35
16 9
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Billie Holiday

36
20 13
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21 14
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Paul Simon

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24 17
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Ray Charles

39
12 6
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Esavi added Traveling Wilburys

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18 12
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The Rolling Stones

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19 13
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George Harrison

42
20 14
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Frank Sinatra

43
25 19
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Belle & Sebastian

44
19 14
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Genesis

45
7 2
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Curtis Joyce added Audrey Hepburn

46
16 11
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Black Sabbath

47
19 15
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Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

48
10 6
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Grateful Dead

49
21 18
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17 14
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Foo Fighters