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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52 11
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Prince

2
41 9
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience

3
23 6
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Sheb Wooley

4
15 9
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Sarah Vaughan

5
9 5
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Ian Gillan, Gillan & Glover, Roger Glover

6
10 7
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9 7
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Van Morrison

8
7 5
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

9
7 6
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They Might Be Giants

10
6 5
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Animal Collective

11
4 3
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Frank Zappa

13
5 5
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Frank Sinatra

14
3 3
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Ani DiFranco

15
2 2
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Ella Fitzgerald

16
6 7
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Bun B, Beanie Sigel

17
3 4
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Three 6 Mafia

18
3 4
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19
3 4
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Paul Gilbert

20
3 4
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21
3 4
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Kottonmouth Kings

22
2 3
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23
2 3
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Amy Jo Johnson

24
2 3
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Tangerine Dream

25
2 3
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