Top Ten Songs with the Word "Moon" in the Title

Lotuscandy
As a night owl, often sleepless, I thought this could be a good idea.
All the words containing "moon" are also welcome.
Hope that all the sound samples will work!

The Top Ten

1 Man On the Moon - R.E.M. Man On the Moon - R.E.M.

This song is a tribute to comedian and performer Andy Kaufman, and gave its name to MiloŇ° Forman's movie based on Kaufman's life. The movie is irresistible (as the song), starring Jim Carrey as Andy Kaufman. The song "The Great Beyond" was written for the movie's soundtrack. - Lotuscandy

Great song, great movie, great comedian, great band, great soundtrack, great comment... - Billyv

2 Moonlight Sonata - Beethoven Moonlight Sonata - Beethoven

A beautiful masterpiece. I've tried to master it on the piano and I finally did. Moonlight Sonata is one of the best classical music pieces ever produced by the most talented classical musician - Ludwig Van Beethoven. - LightningBlade

Obviously timeless and beautiful, thank you Metal_Treasure! - Lotuscandy

3 Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival

This song is also known for its misheard lyrics - "There's a bathroom on the right" (actual lyric "There's a bad moon on the rise"). - Metal_Treasure

4 The Killing Moon - Echo & the Bunnymen The Killing Moon - Echo & the Bunnymen
5 Fullmoon - Sonata Arctica Fullmoon - Sonata Arctica

I didn't listen to Metal since a while, except from some "classic" ones, this was refreshing! - Lotuscandy

6 Walking On the Moon - The Police Walking On the Moon - The Police
7 Moonlight Drive - The Doors Moonlight Drive - The Doors

After writing them in his notebook during a drug-filled summer, Morrison shared these lyrics with UCLA acquaintance Ray Manzarek by writing them in the sand underneath Venice Pier, thus making it the first "official" Doors song.

It's known to be one of the first songs ever written by Jim Morrison and he supposedly wrote it on a rooftop in Venice Beach, Los Angeles, California in 1965.
"Let's swim to the moon, let's climb through the tide, penetrate the evening that the city sleeps to hide" - Lotuscandy

8 Moondance - Van Morrison Moondance - Van Morrison
9 Moonage Daydream - David Bowie Moonage Daydream - David Bowie
10 Moon - Sleeping at Last Moon - Sleeping at Last

Really nice add, thank you Metal_Treasure! - Lotuscandy

The Newcomers

? Moon - Bjork Moon - Bjork

The Contenders

11 To the Moon and Back - Savage Garden To the Moon and Back - Savage Garden
12 The Boy With a Moon and Star on His Head - Cat Stevens The Boy With a Moon and Star on His Head - Cat Stevens

Can't believe I forgot Cat Stevens, thank you Billyv for adding him! - Lotuscandy

13 Fly Me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra Fly Me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra
14 Who Killed Mr. Moonlight? - Bauhaus Who Killed Mr. Moonlight? - Bauhaus

Bassist David J sang lead vocals on this one. - Lotuscandy

15 Mr. Moonlight - The Beatles Mr. Moonlight - The Beatles
16 Dancing In the Moonlight - King Harvest Dancing In the Moonlight - King Harvest V 1 Comment
17 Marquee Moon - Television Marquee Moon - Television
18 Moonlight Shadow - Mike Oldfield Moonlight Shadow - Mike Oldfield
19 Moonshadow - Cat Stevens Moonshadow - Cat Stevens
20 Full Moon Madness - Moonspell Full Moon Madness - Moonspell

Gothic Metal! Didn't remember it existed, that's cool, thank you! - Lotuscandy

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Top Remixes (4)

1. Moonlight Sonata - Beethoven
2. Bark at the Moon - Ozzy Osbourne
3. Walking On the Moon - The Police
Undistinguished
1. Man On the Moon - R.E.M.
2. Moondance - Van Morrison
3. The Boy With a Moon and Star on His Head - Cat Stevens
Billyv
1. Walking On the Moon - The Police
2. Moonlight Drive - The Doors
3. The Killing Moon - Echo & the Bunnymen
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