Creepiest Songs of All Time

The Top Ten

1 Kim - Eminem
2 Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) - Marilyn Manson

Creepy, but good.

Creepiest songs without drone doom?

3 Daddy - Korn

The lyrics says it all as well as the sound to it

Oh man this is just a creepy song - christangrant

4 Eyeless - Slipknot

Not creepy just angry and edgy - DarkBoi-X

5 I've Plummed This Whole Neighborhood - Nurse With Wound
6 Bleed - Meshuggah
7 Revolution 9 - The Beatles

Super creepy. NEVER listen to this in the middle of the night in the dark all alone. (Especially not at 3 am.)

Is it really creepy I think I heard this song before I don't know

Number 9, number 9. Me and my brother freak out at this song. - DaringXx

Gave me nightmares for a month

8 Endless, Nameless - Nirvana
9 Prosthetics - Slipknot

Slipknot should be much higher on this list they have many creepy songs like Iowa, scissors and the one with the numbers (don't know what its called, first song on their self titled album)

10 Paranoid Android - Radiohead

Its music video DEFINITELY doesn't help - xandermartin98

The Contenders

11 Rattlers Echo - Hair Police
12 Iowa - Slipknot

Slipknot’s creepiest song. It’s 15 minutes of Slipknot haunting you. - Userguy44

Sounds like a death march

13 Du Hast - Rammstein

This isn't creepy. Why is this on the list? - Userguy44

14 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do - Jesus Lizard
15 Pena - Captain Beefheart
16 Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

Genuinely creepy and unsettling. - truckturner

Doom metal at its best. - Userguy44

17 Faaip de Oiad - Tool

Yes! such a creepy creepy song! I was scared half to death! (thank god I didn't listen to it twice)

18 It's Gonna Go Away - Korn

Really glad to see this in the top 10. Creepiest song EVER!

19 Every Breath You Take - The Police

My mom calls it "the stalker song".

Literally about a stalker stalking someone 24/7

20 Hey You - Pink Floyd
21 Constantly Terrified - Hair Police
22 Pumped Up Kicks - Foster the People

When you figure out what it’s about - blackflower

23 Tubular Bells - Mike Oldfield
24 Stimulated - Tyga

This is pedophile and about raping underage Kendall Jenner and a goat. - AlphaQ

25 Obama - Anohni

This needs number 1 now, it creeps the hell out of me! - Moorefamval

Oh, wow. It is creepy. And true.

26 Shape of You - Ed Sheeran

"Last night you were in my room, and now my bedsheets smell like you"

- Ed Sheeran, talking to a girl that the song heavily implies he literally JUST met - xandermartin98

27 In Limbo - Radiohead
28 (515) - Slipknot
29 Young Girl - Gary Pucket
30 Kid A - Radiohead

Random sounds, creepy synthetic voice, and even more disturbing lyrics makes a great blend for nightmare fuel.

31 Mr. Jack - System of a Down

The first guitar solo sets the mood for the whole song, and the lyrics make it that much better.

32 They're Coming to Take Me Away! Hahaaa! - Napoleon Xiv
33 Look at Your Game Girl - Charles Manson
34 Science Genius Girl - Freezepop
35 Santa Claus is Coming to Town

It's a creepy song because of the lyrics "He sees you when you're sleeping, he knows when you're awake"

36 We Will Fall - The Stooges
37 Bela Lugosi's Dead - Bauhaus
38 Rammstein - Rammstein
39 Climbing Up the Walls - Radiohead
40 Teletubbies Say Eh Oh! - The Teletubbies
41 Self Control - Laura Branigan
42 Mama - My Chemical Romance
43 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

How the hell is this song even creepy?

The song itself isn't that creepy, but there are rumors that Jimmy Page put satanic messages in the song. - TheStargazer

44 Dead Skin Mask - Slayer
45 Goodbye Horses - Q Lazzarus
46 Nightmare - Avenged Sevenfold
47 Stupid Hoe - Nicki Minaj

This song is super creepy.

48 Meaning of Life - Disturbed
49 Grandad's Little Ditty - Primus
50 The Animal - Disturbed
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List StatsCreated 23 Jun 2013
Updated 9 May 2019

200 votes
113 listings
6 years, 142 days old

Top Remixes

1. Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) - Marilyn Manson
2. Kim - Eminem
3. Eyeless - Slipknot


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