13 songs to add to your Halloween playlist

As Halloween draws near, there are several  “spooktacular” songs that set the earthly mood .

Any respectable playlist will include Michael Jackson’s 1982 iconic  “Thriller,” which has sold more than 105 million copies worldwide.

We’ve put together a list of music for Halloween.  Some songs deal with paranormal themes.  Others have different themes but include words like ghost, vampire, devil or witch in the title.

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Here is our list of 12 other songs to go “boo” by:

Annie Lennox - “Love Song for a Vampire”

Johnny Cash - “(Ghost) Riders in the Sky”

Bobby Pickett - “Monster Mash”

Rockwell - “Somebody’s Watching Me”

Eagles - “Witchy Woman”

Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff - “Nightmare on My Street”

Stevie Wonder - “Superstition” 

Marilyn Manson - “This is Halloween”

Mike Oldfield - “Tubular Bells” (aka the theme from “The Exorcist”)

Screamin’ Jay Hawkins - “I Put a Spell on You”

Bauhaus - “Bela Lugosi’s Dead”

Creedence Clearwater Revival - “Bad Moon Rising” 

What’s on your Halloween playlist?

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