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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Purple Haze The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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Purple People Eater Sheb Wooley

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Deep Purple Sarah Vaughan

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

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Purple Heather Van Morrison

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Purple Toupee They Might Be Giants

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Purple Stain Red Hot Chili Peppers

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Purple Haze Paul Gilbert

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Pale Purple Ani DiFranco

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The Purple Lagoon Frank Zappa

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Deep Purple Ella Fitzgerald

The Best Songs About The Color Blue

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Color Purple Saigon, DJ Drama

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Purple Stuff Three 6 Mafia

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Purple Frank Sinatra

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Deep Purple Katie Melua

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Purple Skies Amy Jo Johnson

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The Greatest One-Hit Wonder Songs of the 70s

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Deep Purple Jackie Gleason

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Purple Line TVXQ, DBSK

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Purple Rain Bun B, Beanie Sigel

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The Purple Bottle Animal Collective

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Purple Haze Kottonmouth Kings

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The Best K-pop Dancers of All Time

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Purple Sky Kid Rock

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Pilots of Purple Twilight Tangerine Dream

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Purple Heather Rod Stewart

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Deep Purple Sammy Davis, Jr.

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Deep Purple Dinah Shore

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Purple Rain LeAnn Rimes

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The Purple of All Curtains Tangerine Dream

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Purple Haze Dion DiMucci

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A Purple Cow Doris Day

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Purple Grapes DJ Shadow, The Team

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Purple Heart is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Songs About the Color Purple
Purple Heart Puddle of Mudd