songs The Best Songs About the Color Purple  

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Have you ever thought about how many songs with purple in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs about the color purple, regardless of their genre. Many of the tracks listed are songs about purple, but just because that word is in the title doesn't mean that the song's subject is exclusively about that. This ranked list includes songs like "The Purple Bottle" by Animal Collective, and "Purple Rain" by Prince. If your favorite song with purple in the title isn't listed, feel free to add it to the list so others can also vote it up. Songs with purple in the lyrics are fair game too, as long as the track is about the color purple in some way or another.

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Purple Rain Prince

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20 6
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Purple Haze The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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Purple People Eater Sheb Wooley

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7 3
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Purple People Eater Ian Gillan, Gillan & Glover, Roger Glover

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Deep Purple Sarah Vaughan

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Purple Heather Van Morrison

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5 4
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Purple Stain Red Hot Chili Peppers

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3 2
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Pale Purple Ani DiFranco

10
3 2
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Purple Haze Paul Gilbert

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6 6
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Purple Toupee They Might Be Giants

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3 3
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Purple Skies Amy Jo Johnson

15
2 2
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The Purple Lagoon Frank Zappa

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Deep Purple Ella Fitzgerald

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4 5
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Color Purple Saigon, DJ Drama

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4 5
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Purple Rain Bun B, Beanie Sigel

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3 4
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Purple Stuff Three 6 Mafia

20
3 4
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Purple Frank Sinatra

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2 3
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2 3
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The Best Songs About The Color Red

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2 3
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Deep Purple Katie Melua

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1 2
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Pilots of Purple Twilight Tangerine Dream

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1 2
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Deep Purple Jackie Gleason

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1 2
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1 2
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1 2
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0 1
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Purple Line TVXQ, DBSK

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0 1
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Purple Rain LeAnn Rimes

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3 5
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The Purple Bottle Animal Collective

32
2 4
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Purple Haze Dion DiMucci

33
2 4
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Purple Haze Kottonmouth Kings

34
2 4
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A Purple Cow Doris Day

35
1 3
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1 3
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Purple Heather Rod Stewart

37
1 3
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Deep Purple Sammy Davis, Jr.

38
1 3
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Purple Sky Kid Rock

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1 3
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Deep Purple Dinah Shore

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0 2
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The Purple of All Curtains Tangerine Dream

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1 4
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Purple Grapes DJ Shadow, The Team

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0 3
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2 6
Purple Heart is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Songs About the Color Purple
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