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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19 8
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Sarah Vaughan

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30 19
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Mos Def, Talib Kweli

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10 2
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Harry Nilsson

5
12 5
Peace and Joy to Everyone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs About Joy

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9 3
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Lisa Stansfield

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14 8
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Shaggy

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11 7
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Dolly Parton

9
10 6
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Miguel Ríos

10
7 3
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Mariah Carey

11
6 2
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Ella Fitzgerald

12
5 1
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Faith Hill

13
4 0
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The Cult

14
4 0
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

15
7 4
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Stevie Wonder

16
5 2
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3 0
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Death Cab for Cutie

18
3 0
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Nat King Cole

19
3 0
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3 0
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Etta James

21
5 3
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Marvin Gaye

22
5 3
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Michael Jackson

23
5 3
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Mary J. Blige

24
4 2
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4 2
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Missy Elliott, Mike Jones

26
4 2
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Paul Robeson

27
3 1
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Roxette

28
3 1
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Michael Bolton

29
3 1
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Anita Baker

30
3 1
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Mariah Carey

31
2 0
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32
2 0
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George Strait

33
2 0
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Brian Wilson

34
2 0
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The Killers

35
2 0
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2 0
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Bright Eyes

37
2 0
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Isaac Hayes

38
2 0
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Leona Lewis

39
6 5
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Bruce Cockburn

40
4 3
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N*E*R*D

41
4 3
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The Supremes

42
3 2
Joy to the World is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Songs About Joy
Toby Keith

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2 1
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Joni Mitchell

44
2 1
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2 1
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Mick Jagger

46
1 0
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Stevie Wonder

47
1 0
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1 0
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Phish

49
1 0
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1 0
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Vanessa L. Williams