Top 10 Best Jazz Songs


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The Top Ten

What a Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
This is a beautiful, really really beautiful song. Just listening to it makes me so happy and if you search the video on youtube Louis Armstrong also sings it so beautifully, smiling the whole time. Beautiful Lyrics, great, soulful singer.

2Take Five - Dave Brubeck
It's got a memorable piano riff, an excellent drum solo and an all around relaxing vibe to it. I love it.


This is the best jazz song ever by miles...
Best song... no more

3Acknowledgment - John Coltrane Quartet

4My Favorite Things - Dave Brubeck

5All Blues - Kenny Burrell

6So What - Miles Davis
A classic from a classic album. This song is new every time I listen to it. It is not the only song from 'Kind of Blue' that should be on the list but it is my favorite. This song, and the album it is on, influenced multiple jazz, pop, and rock musicians.


7Birdland - Maynard Ferguson

8Strange Fruit - Nina Simone

9Song for My Father - Hermao Feriera

10Feeling Good - Nina Simone
Very smooth; very sexy; very soulful and VERY Nina Simone.


One of the best Songs ever

The Contenders

11You Know I'm No Good - Amy Winehouse
Masterpiece from Winehouse! Missed her so much :(

12Sing, Sing, Sing - Benny Goodman and His Orchestra

13My Funny Valentine - Marian McPartland

14Since I Fell for You - Gladys Knight

15The National Anthem - Radiohead
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A variational song that can make you feel, calm, cool, happy, sad, angry and stressful. Yes all in one
Starts slow, then upbeat and then irritating. A mix of drums, electric guitar and a trumpet later on. A more calmer one is Life In A Glass House

16Sooner or Later - Madonna

17Moondance - Van Morrison

18I Only Have Eyes for You - Harry Connick, Jr.

19Mr. Bojangles - Robbie Williams

20Take the A Train - The Dave Brubeck Quartet

21The Look of Love - Diana Krall

22Moment's Notice - John Coltrane
A great saxaphone piece. its fast pace, very dynamic, sharp, and an overall masterpiece. listen to it on if you don't believe me


23In a Sentimental Mood - Duke Ellington and John Coltraine

24Goodnite - Melody Gardot

25L-O-V-E - Nat King Cole

26Give Me the Night - George Benson

27Waltz for Debby - Bill Evans

28Frankie and Kevin - The Headhunters

29Flight of the Foo Birds - Count Basie

30Feeling Good - Michael Buble

31Blue Rondo a la Turk - Dave Brubeck

32Cruel Spell - Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

33Don't Know Why - Norah Jones
This song is stuck in my head

34Moanin' - Charles Mingus

35The Creator Has a Master Plan - Pharoah Sanders

36Tea for Two - Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie

37Salt Peanuts - Dizzy Gillespie

38Life In a Glasshouse - Radiohead

39Sunrise - Norah Jones

40Fly Me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra
Like this very well

41Spain - Return to Forever

42Blue Train - John Coltrane

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Updated Friday, April 24, 2015

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