Songs about angels or have angel in the title

Since “[blank] in the song title” has become a recurring theme, let’s do one about angels. I’ll begin:

“Angel” - Aerosmith
“Angel of Babylon” - Avantasia
“There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart)” - Eurythmics
“Angels of Death” - Hawkwind
“Angels Fall First” - Nightwish
“Angel of Death” - Slayer
“Angel of Harlem” - U2

“Teen Angel” - Mark Dinning
“Angel Eyes” - Bruce Springsteen
“Angel” - John Hiatt
“Angel” - Kirsty McColl
“Angel” - Sarah McLaughan
“Angel Spread Your Wings” - Judy Collins

“Angel Flying too Close to the Ground,” Willie Nelson
“Seven Spanish Angels,” Ray Charles and Willie Nelson
“Oh Come, Angel Band,” Johnny Cash
“Angel and the Badman,” Johnny Cash

“Angel” - Madonna
“Angel” - New Kids on the Block (vomit smiley)
“Angel of the Morning” - most famously by Merrilee Rush and Juice Newton
“Angel” - Shaggy (samples “Angel of the Morning”)

“Angel of Harlem” - U2

“Angel Eyes”- Jeff Healey
“Next Door To An Angel”- Neil Sedaka

“Black Angel’s Death Song,” The Velvet Underground

In The Deftones’ “Savory,” the singer is singing to someone he calls “angel” (“Hey Angel, fly over and bless me…”).

Acrimonious - Angel Withdrawn
Archgoat - Angel of Sodomy
Beherit - Thou Angels Of Gods [sic!]
Black Witchery - The Angelholocaust
Blasphemy - Fallen Angel Of Doom
Catharsis - Exterminating Angel
Clandestine Blaze - Wings Of The Archangel
Cultes Des Ghoules - Angel Of Poison And Death
Dark Funeral - When Angels Forever Die
Dead Congregation - Graves Of The Archangels
Death SS - Murder Angels '79
Demoncy - Impure Blessings (Dark Angel Of The Four Wings)
Dissection - Where Dead Angels Lie
Grotesque - Angel’s Blood
Hellhammer - Angel Of Destruction
Katharsis - Lacerating the Angels
Lustration - Fall Of The Rebel Angel
Malicious Secrets - Interior Crack Psycho Angel Bitch
Moonblood - The Angel’s Lament
Ogdru Jahad - Weeping of Angels
Possessed - Fallen Angel
Rex Mundi - Pious Angels (Sepher Seraphim)
Sorhin - Apokalypsens Ängel [“ängel” is Swedish for angel]
Tiamat - Angels Far Beyond
Void Meditation Cult - Born Of The Blighting Angel
Watain - Angelrape

ETA: Oh and how could one forget Dire Straits - Angel Of Mercy.

“Angel of Montgomery”- John Prine (best-known version is probably Bonnie Raitt’s)


That’s one of my favorite Velvet Underground songs. :slight_smile:

“Send Me an Angel”-Real Life
“Send Me an Angel”-The Scorpions

Neither (I’m almost certain) to be confused with Curtis Lee’s - (Pretty Little) Angel Eyes.


They Might Be Giants - “She’s an Angel”

One of my favorites of theirs.

“Kiss an Angel Good Morning” Charlie Pride

Alan O’Day - Undercover Angel

Angels from the Realms of Glory
Angels We Have Heard On High
Angel Voices, Ever Singing
Angels, Roll The Rock Away
Christ, The Fair Glory of the Holy Angels
Do You Know The Song That The Angels Sang
God Hath Sent His Angels
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Let The Seventh Angel Sound On High
Mighty God, While Angels Bless Thee
O Ye Immortal Throng
Songs Of Praise The Angels Sang
Through The Night Thy Angels Kept
Why Do Thy Holy Angels Sing
Ye Holy Angels Bright
Ye Watchers and Ye Holy Ones

And The Angels Cried - Alan Jackson

Calling All Angels - Train
one of my favorite songs

It’s actually called Ali D’oro but I wanted to post the English version

Whoa, no mention of “Earth Angel” yet?

“Angel from Montgomery” - John Prine or Bonnie Raitt

The Black Crowes - She Talks to Angels

Roxy Music also penned a song with the same name.