- Hunter Smith
5 Songs You Need to Add to Your Halloween Party Playlist
Updated: Jan 14, 2022
Halloween 2021 is right around the corner, which means if you haven’t already started planning your Halloween party, you need to get to work! Luckily for you, we’ve picked 5 of the best songs you need to add to your Halloween party playlist. These songs are a combination of classic hits and modern favorites that are sure to be crowd-pleasers at any Halloween party. And no, there will be no “Monster Mash” on this list!
1.“Spooky, Scary Skeletons (Undead Tombstone Remix)” by Andrew Gold
You might recognize this sound from TikTok, as this popular remix of the classic “Spooky, Scary Skeletons” has gone viral on TikTok with people all around the world recording videos of an iconic dance choreographed to this remix. This is an insanely fun remix that is sure to bring some (undead) life to your party!
2. “Disturbia” by Rihanna
Rihanna has been one of the most prominent voices in the music industry for over a decade, with countless hits under her belt. Her smash 2008 hit is everything you need for the perfect vibe at a Halloween party. With darker lyrics and production and an undeniably catchy melody, it is the ultimate song to grab your friend and hit the dancefloor.
3. “Cannibal” by Kesha
Now this is a classic! “Cannibal,” the title track from Kesha’s 2010 follow-up to her debut album, Animal, is a dance-pop banger with an epic chorus that you can’t help but scream-sing along to. When you pair lyrics about sucking on teeth and pulling a Jeffrey Dahmer with an irresistibly classic dance-pop beat, you’ve got a certified Halloween anthem on your hands.
4. “bury a friend” by Billie Eilish
Okay, this one may have been expected, but there’s no denying that Billie Eilish’s 2019 hit “bury a friend” is the perfect fit for any Halloween party playlist! With moody lyrics about stepping on glass and stapling tongues, this song is sure to freak anyone out listening closely enough. Combine this song with some spooky lighting and you are going to have the perfect moment at any Halloween party.
5. “Crazy Train” by Ozzy Osbourne
As soon as you hear the infamous “ALL ABOOOARD!” at the beginning of this classic rock song, you know exactly lies ahead. “Crazy Train” is one of the most instantly recognizable classic rock songs, and it’s a song that everyone is going to love singing along to whenever it comes on. I mean, come on, who doesn’t feel like they’re going off the rails on a crazy train sometimes?