Best David Bowie Songs


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101Loving the Alien

Great song, lyrics are outstanding. One criticism maybe (a bit) over-produced

Love it, and I agree the lyrics are outstanding. Best song tied with blue jean on this album - Jiorl

Great song, tied with blue jean on this album - Jiorl

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103Time Will Crawl

An underrated but great song from his album Never Let Me Down.

Best Bowie song in years. The 80's was not a brilliant decade for David.


This song is easily the greatest song on the pinups album. Although it is a cover, it's easily the best version on the song.

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105Bring Me the Disco King

Maybe not the greatest bowie song but definitely deserves recognition. Its a pretty cool song!

106Boys Keep SwingingV1 Comment
107Look Back In Anger
108Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)
110Pallas Athena

One of my least favourite David Bowie songs.

111Black Country Rock

This should be in the top 100 at least. Personally, this is my number 1.

112Saviour Machine

This is one of the best songs off the album in my opinion. Bowie's vocals soar above the instruments and create such tention and release, couples with a very intresting story. It's a shame this amazing song is nog higher up in this list.

113Teenage Wildlife

A powerful testament to the honest struggles of the teenage years in the different social classes of the 1970's.


This is the final song off of Low, and it is honestly one of my favorites. It just has an indescribable atmosphere that is absolutely haunting.

115'Tis a Pity She Was a Whore
116John, I'm Only Dancing

Oh come on, 96th? Why do all of my favorites get zero appreciation?

118Hang On to YourselfV1 Comment

A perfect track from a perfect album! The chorus is so beautiful, and the drums in the end shake the whole room. Genius!

120In the Heat of the Morning

This is my Bowie song! Originaly from Decca recordings or a Toy album cover, is a music master piece. Also, brilliant cover by The last shadow puppets.

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