Calling all witches, goblins, and ghosts—it’s time to bust out your scariest dance moves. That’s right, come get in the Halloween spirit with this spooky playlist. You can pump up these jams at your pumpkin carving party or as you’re getting ready to hit the streets for trick-or-treating.
“Monster Mash” by Bobby “Borris” Pickett
A classic Halloween song, you can’t help but get your ghouly groove on when this song starts playing. It’s time to party with Wolf Man, Dracula, zombies, and other musical monsters.
“Werewolves of London” by Warren Zevon
If you ever see a werewolf with a Chinese menu in his hand, then you could totally sing this song. Or, you know, you could just sing it because it’s awesome. And it’s Halloween, i.e. werewolf season.
“Thriller” by Michael Jackson
Billboard says this is the most downloaded Halloween song ever, so why not support that statistic. Play this at any party, Halloween or otherwise, and cue the dancing zombies.
“I Put a Spell on You” by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Ok, so this song maybe isn’t about a witch’s spell, but it’s still sort of haunting— “I put a spell on you, because you’re mine.” Hmm, what are the necessary ingredients for that spell?
“This is Halloween” by Marilyn Manson
If you want to listen to something scary, turn on this tune. It’ll really get you in the Halloween spirit. “Everyone hail to the pumpkin song!”