Whether you’re turning your house into a creepy haunted mansion, heading to a rockin’ Halloween party, or getting the kids dressed up for trick-or-treating around the neighborhood, these Halloween party songs are the best way to get into the spirit.
No playlist fit for consumption by ghouls and goblins is complete without these 10 essentials.
Turn it up, and have a happy and safe Halloween!
Who doesn’t love the “Thriller” dance?
Because it’s not Halloween without plenty of candy.
3. I Put a Spell on You
For extra bonus Halloween points, check out Bette Midler’s version of this classic tune from the movie Hocus Pocus.
4. This is Halloween
Another great Halloween movie, Nightmare Before Christmas, is full of great songs by Danny Elfman, perfect for this scary season!
5. Dead Man’s Party
Speaking of Danny Elfman, throw a “Dead Man’s Party” with this 80’s favorite.
6. Time Warp
Rocky Horror is always appropriate.
7. Somebody’s Watching Me
This tune is perfect for a Halloween dance-off!
8. Ghost Riders in the Sky
Johnny Cash brings the spooky vibes in this golden oldie.
9. Psycho Killer
Run, run, run!
10. Monster Mash
Because it’s not Halloween until you’re doing the mash!
What’s your favorite Halloween party song? Tell us all about it in the comments below!