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Selecting party songs can become a tricky feat sometimes. As Halloween approaches, you need to make sure your playlist is absolutely perfect for the occasion. Luckily, here are some Halloween song categories to set the best spooky atmosphere based on your preferred party style.
Classics – Fall Hits Everyone Knows by Heart
Is it even Halloween if these songs don’t get stuck on your mind from the first week of October? These are cool Halloween songs that repeat on a loop; not only on store radios, but also in everyone’s head.
- This is Halloween by The Citizens of Halloween
- Thriller by Michael Jackson
- Monster Mash by Bobby “Borris” Pickett
- Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
- Main Title Theme from BeetleJuice by The London Film Score Orchestra
- Casper the Friendliest Ghost by The Golden Orchestra
- The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror Theme by Richard Bellis
Halloween Spirit- Spooky but Chill Songs
Here’s a list of somewhat less popular songs: perfect for setting a friendly spooky vibe and eating snacks. This is a refreshing song selection from movies, TV shows, and even TikTok sounds.
- Spooky, Scary Skeletons-Undead Tomb by Andrew Gold
- What’s New Scooby-Doo? By Octopus Montage
- Ghost Choir by Louie Zong
- Ghost Duet by Louie Zong
- Stranger Things by Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
- Gravity Falls Main Title Theme by Brad Beek
- End Credits (Coraline) by Bruno Coulais
- I Don’t Want to Set the World on Fire by The Ink Spots
- Michael Myers Theme Song by John Carpenter
- Out of Her Head by Korban Baxter
Party Monster- Halloween playlist to dance to until Dracula rises from his casket
Behold! A genre variety that ranges from the amazing Billie Eilish to Lady Gaga and even Shakira! Here are songs for people that like to party like there’s no tomorrow.
- Dead Silence Theme Slicey Remix
- Heathens by 21 Pilots
- Bury a Friend by Billie Eilish
- The Purge Siren Dubstep by Macpro
- Wires by The Neighborhood
- Lullaby by Ellise
- Ghostly Music Box by Music Box
- She Wolf by Shakira
- 911 by Lady Gaga
- You should see me in a crown by Billie Eilish
- We’re Alive by Cavetown
- Birthday Suit by Cosmo Sheldrake
- Beat it by Michael Jackson
- Run Rabbit Run by Flanagan & Allen
- The Hills by The Weeknd
- Bumblebees Are Out by Jack Stauber’s Micropop
- Hey Bunny by Baby Bugs
- Ghosts by Jacob Tillberg
- Freak (feat. REI AMI) by Sub Urban
- Monsters by Ruelle
Whether it’s Classics, Halloween Spirit, or Party Monster, every category has what it takes to heighten up the senses and set a ghostly vibe. Be ready to move your skeleton this Halloween with the spooky songs that better fit your party style!