Best Beach Boys Songs

The Top Ten

1 Good Vibrations Good Vibrations

I would honestly consider it a candidate for being the greatest song off all time! - BKAllmighty

Its so better and different than their other songs. Its surprising - iTunesJunky

90 hours of tape recording. $50,000 put into the recording - worth about $200,000 nowadays. A masterful combination of multiple instruments and harmonies to make a truly universally happy song.

My dad would always play the Beach Boys for me when I was a kid and I always loved this one.

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2 God Only Knows God Only Knows

I have warm memories as a child listening to this great song and thought that it was the greatest thing I've ever listened to. Now it's a song I would play in the car during a date. - Windowstcm1988

One of the greatest songs ever made - pure genius!

This is Paul McCartney's favorite song from his favorite album of all time, so it must be pretty damn great

Musical perfection. RIP Dennis Wilson!

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3 Wouldn't It Be Nice Wouldn't It Be Nice

I'd love to wake up to this song every morning. It's just so amazing. Most definitely deserves number one spot.

This song describes the joy of looking forward and daydreaming so beautifully. - beatles

It would be nice to hear this song everyday

What is musical genius? Listen.

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4 I Get Around I Get Around

Such energizing song. It's great!

I love this one it always makes me happy and gives me such a great feeling because it makes me think of all the times I was watching " Look Who's Talking" with my mom.

This song just makes you wanna dance!

Its great because the beat to it

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5 California Girls California Girls

One of the greatest songs of all time, especially since I live in California and near the beach where they truly are the best honeys in the world.

So happy, upbeat, and just overall an amazing song and just so happens to be my most favorite song of all time.

The song is ok, but the opening section is the most beatiful thing I have ever heard - RecklessGreed

6 Surfin' USA Surfin' USA

WOW so under-rated. It should be easy in the top ten. Its easily in my top 3. Great song, common guys rate it up!

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7 Kokomo Kokomo

I am 16 and I LOVE the Beach Boys. With a pure pride and joy. I know every last word to every single song. This mean I am committed to really decide a good song. This song, and many others on this list are AMAZING! However, this one frosts the cake by far. Its light and upbeat and it really gets your imagination go wild!

Their best and their most famous! It's perfect to here it at summer, under the moon! Really nice! Enjoy this song ladies and gentlemen!

We may think it's stupid now, but back in the day you couldn't stop loving it. The Beach Boys made a great come back song.

The #1 rule being a beach boys fan is: you hate kokomo
rule #2 is brian wilson is god, and mike love is satan - RecklessGreed

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8 Sloop John B. Sloop John B.

Powerful song, impeccable instrumentation throughout... Mike Love's vocals in the middle are the weak spot, though what do you expect.

My favourite. I know the lyrics are basic but the tune is irresistible. A timeless classic

Cause its funny and a fun song for us

One of the most enjoy full songs of all time. - Powerfultekin

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9 Fun, Fun, Fun Fun, Fun, Fun

It's my dad's favorite but no songs are my favorite

10 Surf's Up Surf's Up

This song is beautiful and the vocals of brian in it are unique it should be 3 behind good vibrations and god only knows

I'm so glad to see it in the top ten where it belongs. - PetSounds

Such a great song how is this number?! Piano is amazing.

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The Newcomers

? Then I Kissed Her Then I Kissed Her

Al is such an underrated singer.

? Wendy Wendy

The Contenders

11 Don't Worry Baby Don't Worry Baby

I get tearful every time I hear this. So beautifully sung and makes me think of Summer. *Sigh* - Britgirl

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12 Surfin' Safari Surfin' Safari

Best surfing song it's real funky

It's just a happy little ditty! I dunno, but somehow it's my favorite Beach Boys tune! - higgsboson2142

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13 Heroes and Villains Heroes and Villains

God only knows is overrated. this is brian wilsons secound favorite beach boys, and I can't help but agree. it's like an entire album is contained in this song - RecklessGreed

14 Help Me, Rhonda Help Me, Rhonda

A phenomenal job on lead vocals by Al Jardine!

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15 Surfer Girl Surfer Girl
16 Darlin' Darlin'

Grew up listening to this song blasting in the car while I sat in my car seat, grew up having my dad sing this to me. My favorite Beach Boys song, hands down.!

How on earth can this song be so far off the top 5 songs I've no idea. Personally I love this song a lot.

17 Barbara Ann Barbara Ann

I love the song because it reminds me of my best friend's Aunt.
It's also uplifting feel good song.

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18 All I Wanna Do All I Wanna Do
19 It's About Time It's About Time
20 Little Deuce Coupe Little Deuce Coupe
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