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Popular Songs With Purple In The Title

Here is the extended list of popular songs with purple in the title. Songs are in Tune Timeline order by date.
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  1 Purple Shades   1951  
  Joni James  

  2 A Purple Cow   1953  
  Doris Day with Paul Weston Orchestra  

  3 Two Purple Shadows   1953  
  Jerry Vale with Jimmy Carroll Orchestra  

  4 Deep Purple   Oct 1957  
  Billy Ward And His Dominoes  

  5 The Purple People Eater 1   Jun 1958  
  Sheb Wooley with Neely Plumb Orchestra  
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  6 The Purple People Eater Meets The Witch Doctor   Aug 1958  
  Joe South  
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  7 Santa And The Purple People Eater   Dec 1958  
  Sheb Wooley  
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  8 Jeremiah Peabody's Poly Unsaturated Quick Dissolving Fast Acting Pleasant Tasting Green And Purp   Sep 1961  
  Ray Stevens  
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  9 Deep Purple 2   Oct 1963  
  Nino Tempo & April Stevens  
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  10 Purple Haze   Sep 1967  
  The Jimi Hendrix Experience  
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  11 Purple Haze   Feb 1969  

  12 The Purple People Eater   Sep 1973  
  Dickie Goodman  

  13 Biff, The Friendly Purple Bear   Jan 1974  
  Dick Feller  

  14 Deep Purple 8   Mar 1976  
  Donny & Marie Osmond  
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  15 Purple Rain 1   Nov 1984  
  Prince And The Revolution  
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  16 Purple Toupee   Jan 1989  
  They Might Be Giants  
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  17 Purple Haze 10     Jan 1994  
  The Cure  
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  18 Purple Medley   Apr 1995  

  19 Purple Hills 15   Jun 2001  
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  20 Purple God   May 2002  
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  21 Purple Stuff   May 2002  
  Big Moe  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  22 Purple Sky   Sep 2011  
  Kid Rock  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  23 Purple   Oct 2012  
  Pop Evil  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  24 Purple Yellow Red And Blue 8     Aug 2013  
  Portugal, The Man  
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Song Criteria For This Page

To be included on this popular songs list, a song with a color in the title must have received some measure of popularity since 1950, with a few very significant older songs. These are songs you know or may know, and not obscure album tracks. Of course, all the chart hits are here. If you think another song should be included, let us know.

Hit Songs With Purple In The Title

Reduce this list of songs to include only pop and rock hits and the biggest rock classics before 1980.

Top Pop Purple Songs

Popularity order since 1960
1Deep Purple
 Nino Tempo & April Stevens
2Purple Rain
 Prince And The Revolution
3Purple Hills

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