Friday song list no. 11: Purple and violet in song titles

I am putting purple and violet together, since there don’t seem to be that many song titles using those colours.

Purple:
1. Deep Purple – Nino Tempo & April Stevens
2. Pale Purple – Ani Difranco
3. Pictures Of Purple People – Marc Bolan & T. Rex
4. Purple – Gus Gus
5. Purple – Nas
6. Purple Haze – Jimi Hendrix
7. Purple Heather – Rod Stewart
8. Purple Hills – Eminem
9. Purple Kisses – The Dream
10. Purple Love Balloon – CUD
11. Purple Parallelogram – The Lemonheads
12. Purple People – Tori Amos
13. Purple Pills – Eminem & D12
14. Purple Rain – Prince
15. Purple Sneakers – You Am I
16. Purple Stain – Red Hot Chili Peppers
17. Purple Toupee – They Might Be Giants
18. Smoking On Purple – Lil Boosie
19. The Purple People Eater – Sheb Wooley

Violet:
1. A Violet Fluid – Nine Inch Nails
2. Bruise Violet – Babes In Toyland
3. Ultra Violet – U2
4. Ultraviolet Dreams – Cypress Hill
5. Violet – Hole
6. Violet – Judy Collins
7. Violet – Savage Garden
8. Violet – Seal
9. Violet And Blue – Stevie Nicks
10. Violet Blue – Duke Ellington
11. Violet Delight – Michal
12. Violet Eyes – Meat Puppets
13. Violet High – Cyclefly
14. Violet Hill – Coldplay
15. Violet Sauce – Namie Amuro
16. Violet To Blue – Nik Kershaw
17. Violets For Your Furs – Billie Holiday
18. Wine And Violet – Lemon Pipers

Friday song list no. 10: The color brown in song titles

Mix together too many colours of paint and in all likelihood what you will get is a shade of brown.

1. A Pound For A Brown On The Bus – Frank Zappa
2. Bad Leroy Brown – Jim Croce
3. Ballad Of Hollis Brown – Bob Dylan
4. Black, Brown Or White – Michelle Shocked
5. Bobby Brown Goes Down – Frank Zappa
6. Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
7. Brown Eyed Handsome Man – Various Artists
8. Brown Girl In The Ring – Boney M.
9. Brown Paper Bag – Lil Wayne
10. Brown Shoes Don’t Make It – Frank Zappa
11. Brown Sugar – Rolling Stones
12. Brown To Blue – Elvis Costello & The Attractions
13. Brownsville Girl – Bob Dylan
14. Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy – Elton John
15. Carrie Brown – Steve Earle & Del Mccoury Band
16. Charlie Brown – The Coasters
17. Dark Brown Eyes – The Spongetones
18. Do The Brown Nose – Dead Milkmen
19. Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue – Crystal Gayle
20. Golden Brown – The Stranglers
21. I Dream Of Brownie With The Light Blue Jeans – Spike Jones
22. I Dream Of Jeannie With The Light Brown Hair – Lots Of People
23. John Brown – Bob Dylan
24. John Brown’s Body – Traditional
25. Little Brown Jug – Glenn Miller
26. Miss Brown To You – Billie Holiday
27. Mr. Brownstone – Guns N Roses
28. Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter – Herman & The Hermits
29. Ode To The Little Brown Shack Out Back – Billy Ed Wheeler
30. Old Brown Shoe – The Beatles
31. Pair Of Brown Eyes – The Pogues
32. Soul Sister, Brown Sugar – Sam & Dave
33. Sweet Georgia Brown – Doc Watson
34. You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown – Title track from the musical

Friday song list no. 9: Song titles with shades of grey (gray)

Whether you prefer to call it gray or grey, it’s what you get when you mix black paint with white paint:

1. Blue Red And Grey – The Who
2. Blue Turns To Grey – Cliff Richard
3. Earl Gray – Fleetwood Mac
4. Fade To Grey – Visage
5. Girls In Grey – Charles Williams
6. Green And Grey – New Model Army
7. Grey Day – Madness
8. Grey Lagoons – Roxy Music
9. Grey Room – Damien Rice
10. Grey Seal – Elton John
11. Grey Street – Dave Matthews Band
12. Grey Victory – 10000 Maniacs
13. Only Shades Of Gray – Monkees
14. Shades Of Gray – Robert Earl Keen
15. Shades Of Grey – Billy Joel
16. The Old Grey Goose Is Dead – Traditional
17. The Old Grey Mare – Traditional
18. Touch Of Grey – Grateful Dead
19. When You Are Old And Gray – Tom Lehrer
20. Wrapped In Grey – XTC

Friday song list no. 8: Song titles with the color pink

Some love it, some hate it, none seem to be neutral about it. It’s Barbie’s favourite colour:

1. A White Sport Coat And A Pink Carnation – Marty Robbins
2. Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White – Prez Prado
3. Freeway Of Love (Pink Cadillac) – Aretha Franklin
4. Lily The Pink – The Scaffold
5. Ms Pinky – Frank Zappa
6. My Love Is Pink – Sugababes
7. Pink – Aerosmith
8. Pink & Blue – Outkast
9. Pink Alligator Rock – Jimmy West
10. Pink And Black – Sonny Fisher
11. Pink Bow Tie – Jerry Dove
12. Pink Cadillac – Bruce Springsteen
13. Pink Cadillac (And-A-Red-Headed-Girl) – Donnie Huffman
14. Pink Carnations And Yellow Roses – Ray Campbell
15. Pink Cashmere – Prince
16. Pink Champagne – John Amory
17. Pink Chiffon – Johnnie Lee
18. Pink Cookies In A Plastic Bag – Ll Cool J
19. Pink Elephants – Wally Willette
20. Pink Elephants On Parade – From The Disney Movie Dumbo
21. Pink Flamingos – Tracy Byrd
22. Pink Flower – Daisy Chainsaw
23. Pink Glove – Pulp
24. Pink Houses – John Cougar Mellencamp
25. Pink India – Stephen Malkmus
26. Pink Moon – Nick Drake
27. Pink Panther Theme – The Henry Manchini Orchestra
28. Pink Pedal Pushers – Carl Perkins
29. Pink Pegged Slacks – Eddie Cochran
30. Pink Petticoat – Ted Kirby
31. Pink Petticoats – The Big Bopper
32. Pink Shoes – Merle Matts II
33. Pink Thing – XTC
34. Pink Thunderbird – Gene Vincent
35. Pink Toenails – Dixie Chicks
36. Pink Triangle – Weezer
37. Pretty In Pink – Psychedelic Furs
38. Pretty Pink Ribbon – Cake
39. Sink The Pink – AC-DC
40. Tan Shoes With Pink Shoelaces – Dodie Stevens
41. The Pink Camel Walk – Four Daddy’o’s
42. Tickled Pink – K.D. Lang
43. Two Pink Lines – Eric Church
44. Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots Pt 1 – Flamin’ Lips
45. You’re A Pink Toothbrush – Max Bygraves

Friday song list no. 7: Songs with the color orange in the title

Last time it was yellow, and before that it was red, so let’s have some orange. No oranges in the plural, but the juice is ok, since it’s the right colour.

1. Agent Orange – Tori Amos
2. Frozen Orange Juice – Peter Sarstedt
3. Orange – 10,000 maniacs
4. Orange Airplane – Screaming Trees
5. Orange Appeal – Alien Ant Farm
6. Orange Blossom Lane – Glenn Miller
7. Orange Blossom Special – Bluegrass standard
8. Orange Coloured Sky – Nat King Cole
9. Orange County Girl – Gwen Stefani
10. Orange Crush – R.E.M.
11. Orange Grove In California – written by Irving Berlin
12. Orange Juice Blues (Blues For Breakfast) – Dylan & The Band
13. Orange Moon – Erykah Badu
14. Orange Wind – Cultured Pearls
15. Prince of Orange – XTC