songs The Best Songs About Dawns  

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List Rules Songs must have the name Dawn in the title.

Songs with a person's name in the title are quite common, but for this list we're only ranking the best songs about people named Dawn. Do you have a favorite Dawn song? We want you to vote for your favorite songs about Dawn, whether it's about a person named Dawn, or about the Dawn you experience when the day begins. You can even add a song to the list if it's not already here, as long as it's a song with Dawn in the title or lyrics.

Some of the songs featured below include "At Dawn They Sleep" by Slayer, and "Delta Dawn" by Tanya Tucker. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Dawn songs that you have heard and don't like.
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Delta Dawn Tanya Tucker

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Mother Dawn Billy Idol

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Cold Gray Light of Dawn Blue Öyster Cult

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Before the Dawn Judas Priest

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New Dawn Fades Joy Division

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I Love You Dawn Crowded House

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Slow Dawn The Smashing Pumpkins

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Long Thin Dawn Gordon Lightfoot

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Dawn: Dawn Is a Feeling The Moody Blues, London Festival Orchestra

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Break of Dawn Michael Jackson

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Golden Dawn Barbra Streisand

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Dawn John McLaughlin, The Mahavishnu Orchestra

The Greatest Songs by '80s One-Hit Wonders

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Earth Stopped Cold at Dawn Hootie & the Blowfish

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Santiago Dawn Bruce Cockburn

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Delta Dawn Helen Reddy

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Minstrel of the Dawn Gordon Lightfoot

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Hold Back the Dawn Robbie Robertson

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Nebulous Dawn Tangerine Dream

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Delta Dawn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs About Dawns
Delta Dawn Bette Midler

The All-Time Best Rock Bassists

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Dawn of the Locusts Melvins, Jello Biafra

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Before the Dawn April Wine

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Delta Dawn Henry Mancini

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Pray That Our Love Sees the Da... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Songs About Dawns

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Lizard: The Battle of Glass Te... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Songs About Dawns

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Darkness 'Til Dawn Carly Simon

The Best K-pop Dancers of All Time

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Golden Dawn Carlos Santana

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The Golden Dawn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Songs About Dawns
The Golden Dawn Damon Albarn

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Till Dawn T. Rex

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Dawn Music Bruce Cockburn

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Dawn (Go Away) is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Songs About Dawns
asterismos added Dawn (Go Away) The Four Seasons

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G.B. Dawn Blues Jack Bruce

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New Dawn Celine Dion

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Cosmic Dawn Carl Cox

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At Dawn My Morning Jacket

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Break of Dawn Salt-N-Pepa

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Maybe It's Dawn Jack Bruce

The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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I Sing at Dawn Dionne Warwick

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Dancin' Til Dawn Lenny Kravitz

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Dawn Ray Ray Charles

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The Dawn Paul van Dyk