Songs The Best Songs About Joy  

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List Rules Songs must have joy in the title.

You'd be surprised how many there are, so we're ranking the best songs about joy. Do you have a favorite joy song with joy in the title? We want you to vote for your favorite songs about joy, whether it's a country song about someone named Joy, a joy rock song, or anything in between. You can even add a song to the list if it's not already here, as long as it's a song with joy in the title or lyrics.

Some of the songs featured below include "First Joy" by Lisa Stansfield, Floy "Joy" by The Supremes, and "Pride And Joy" by Stevie Ray Vaughan. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any joy songs that you have heard and don't like. This list even includes songs about people named Joy.
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Stevie Ray Vaughan

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27 17
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Mos Def, Talib Kweli

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16 7
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Sarah Vaughan

4
9 2
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Lisa Stansfield

5
11 4
Peace and Joy to Everyone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs About Joy

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13 7
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Shaggy

7
7 2
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Harry Nilsson

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11 7
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Dolly Parton

9
10 6
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Miguel Ríos

10
5 1
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Faith Hill

11
4 0
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

12
4 0
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The Cult

13
5 2
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5 2
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Mary J. Blige

15
5 2
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Ella Fitzgerald

16
3 0
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Death Cab for Cutie

17
6 4
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Stevie Wonder

18
5 3
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Marvin Gaye

19
5 3
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Mariah Carey

20
4 2
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Missy Elliott, Mike Jones

21
3 1
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Michael Bolton

22
3 1
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Roxette

23
3 1
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Mariah Carey

24
2 0
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Brian Wilson

25
2 0
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George Strait

26
2 0
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Bright Eyes

27
2 0
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Nat King Cole

28
2 0
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Etta James

29
2 0
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2 0
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31
2 0
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The Killers

32
2 0
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33
2 0
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Leona Lewis

34
6 5
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Bruce Cockburn

35
4 3
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N*E*R*D

36
4 3
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The Supremes

37
4 3
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Michael Jackson

38
3 2
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39
3 2
Joy to the World is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Songs About Joy
Toby Keith

40
3 2
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Paul Robeson

41
2 1
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Anita Baker

42
2 1
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Joni Mitchell

43
2 1
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Mick Jagger

44
2 1
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45
1 0
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John Fogerty

46
1 0
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Phish

47
1 0
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Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers, Ziggy Marley

48
1 0
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Tammy Wynette

49
1 0
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1 0
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