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The 10 best Halloween songs, according to you

Editorial Staff

Calling all witches, devils, ghosts and ghouls, this is your ultimate spooky soundtrack. Whether you need some Halloween hits for your costume party, or a creepy, spine tingling mix for those dark October nights, this stream is everything you need to get you in the Halloween mood. So take a jump to the left, take a step to the right and get ready to get spooked. Hear: Michael Jackson, Nick Cave, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Elvira and more

For a holiday that’s all about pumpkins and trick-or-treating, there is a surprising number of songs dedicated to the celebration of All Hallows Eve.

Indeed, we’ve found enough music about the dark holiday to program an entire music stream — listen to it above. When it comes to sorting out the best songs, though, it’s a whole other matter. What makes a great Halloween song? Is it the spookiest? The most goth? The one most conducive to zombie dancing? We decided to poll our audience to find out.

From classics like “Monster Mash” and “Thriller” to cult classics like “C’est L’Halloween” and “Bela Lugosi’s Dead,” here are the 10 best Halloween songs of all time, according to you.

'I Put a Spell on You' by Jay Hawkins

'Bela Lugosi's Dead' by Bauhaus

'This is Halloween' by Marilyn Manson

Ghostbusters theme song by Ray Parker Jr.

'Monster Mash' by Bobby Pickett

'C'est L'Halloween' by Matt Maxwell

'Werewolves of London' by Warren Zevon

'(Every Day Is) Halloween' by Ministry

'Halloween' by Misfits

'Night Prowler' by AC/DC

'Thriller' by Michael Jackson

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