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The Best Songs With Murder in the Title 

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Updated September 21, 2019 655 votes 207 voters 7.3k views 95 items
Have you ever thought about how many songs with murder in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with murder in the name, regardless of genre. Most of the tracks listed here are songs about murder, but almost all of them have different lyrical interpretations, despite the commonality of having the word murder in the title. This ranked poll includes songs like "Serenity in Murder" by Slayer, and "Murders in the Rue Morgue" by Iron Maiden. If you think a good song with murder in the title is missing from this list, go ahead and add it so others can vote for it too. Songs with murder in the lyrics are only allowed if that word is in the song's name as well.
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Meat Is Murder is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
The Smiths
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Murder on the Dance Floo... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
Sophie Ellis-Bextor
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Murder City is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
Green Day
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Elvis Costello
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Murders in the Rue Morgu... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
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Murder in High Heels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
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The Murder Mystery is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
The Velvet Underground
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Bad Religion
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The Police
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Insane Clown Posse
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Elvis Costello, The Chieftains
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Motörhead
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Spice 1, Underground Kingz
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The Crystal Method
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The Runaways
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Murder to Excellence is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs With Murder in the Title
Kanye West, Jay-Z
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