Nobody likes a hot cup o’ joe better than I do, and apparently a lot of pop stars like it too. A lot of songs have been written and recorded about the java elixir we call coffee. So brew a cup and plug-in our coffee play-list. Here are the top 25 songs about Coffee, the best songs for Coffee lovers:
1 – Black Coffee in Bed by Squeeze
2 – One More Cup of Coffee (Valley Below) by Bob Dylan
3 – Night Caf é by OMD, Orchestral Maneuvers in the Dark, the only thing smoother than a rich cup of coffee, is this song by OMD.
4 – The Coffee Song by Cream, along with Strange Brew also by the power trio Cream: Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce.
5 – Cup of Wonder by Jethro Tull
6 – Caffeine by Alice Cooper
I’m in a desperate way, I’m very near the end
And all I know’s a triple-shot of Joe …Is my only friend
7 – Coffee’s For Closers by Fall Out Boy
8 – Breakfast in America by Supertramp
9 – Loving Cup by the Rolling Stones, stir in some Brown Sugar
10 – One more Cup of Coffee by Bob Marley, one of his first songs in 1962
11 – Coffee Homeground by Kate Bush
But tell me just how come – The smell of bitter almonds?
It’s a no-no to your coffee homeground.
12 – Grinder by Judas Priest
13 – Coffee and Cigarettes by Jimmy Eat World
14 – Pour Some Sugar on Me by Def Leppard
You got the peaches, I got the cream; Sweet to taste, saccharine.
‘Cause I’m hot, so hot, sticky sweet; From my head, my head to my feet
Do you take sugar, one lump or two?
15 – Black Magic Woman by Carlos Santana
16 – Cream by Prince
17 – No Sugar Tonight by The Guess Who
18 – Coffee and TV by Blur
19 – Black Coffee by Ella Fitzgerald
20 – Stir it Up by Patti LaBelle
22 – Cup of Life by Ricky Martin
23 – Tom’s Diner by Suzanne Vega
24 – Two Beds and a Coffee Machine by Savage Garden
25 – The Sad Cafe by the Eagles
Bonus Track 1: You’re So Vain by Carley Simon
I had some dreams they were clouds in my coffee, clouds in my coffee and….you’re so vain…
Bonus 2: Too Hot To Handle by UFO, ’cause seriously iced coffee is no coffee – it’s bile. Coffee is meant to be hot!
None of these songs percolated into #1 hits, but they are still fun to listen to… while sipping coffee with donuts on the balcony in the morning. Cream (heated), no sugar, please, and a dash of cinnamon on top.
See Also: Top 40 Feel-good Pop Songs