What is the best song that begins with the letter S? See rules in OP. Polls will appear in this thread


Please limit your submissions to 3 or less.

Exclude articles such as “a”, “an”, “the”, etc. in the title.

Exclude titles that begin with punctuation, such as an apostrophe, parenthesis, etc.

You must include the artist or your submission will not be counted.

Polls will appear in this thread once we reach 100 nominations.

Final poll, also in this thread, will narrow the field to 10.


Sirius, Alan Parsons Project
Sheep, Pink Floyd
Superstar, the Carpenters

Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting - Elton John
September - Earth, Wind and Fire
Sing, Sing, Sing - Benny Goodman

Smokestack Lightning - Howlin’ Wolf
Some Like It Hot - The Power Station
State Trooper - Bruce Springsteen

See You In September The Happenings

Surrender / Cheap Trick
Solsbury Hill / Peter Gabriel
Sunrise / The Who

Suspicious Minds - Elvis Presley
Starman - David Bowie
Sweet Jane - Velvet Underground (live version)


Melvins: Skin Horse

Hasil Adkins: She Said
(but my favorite version is by the Cramps)

Sonic Youth: Silver Rocket

(damn, it was hard to narrow that down to 3)

Spirit in the Sky- Norman Greenbaum.
Sing, Sing Sing- Benny Goodman.
*Sixteen Tons" Tennessee Ernie Ford.

And an Honorable mention to the Star wars theme, - John Williams. and Sexual healing- Marvin Gaye.

Sam Stone - John Prine.
Sympathy for the Devil - The Rolling Stones
Sweet Child O’ Mine - Guns N’ Roses

Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
Starship Troopers - Yes
Shock the Monkey - Peter Gabriel

Superstition - Stevie Wonder

Sunday, Bloody Sunday - U2

Steppin’ Out - Joe Jackson

Suzanne - Leonard Cohen
Shine On Your Crazy Diamond - Pink Floyd
Space Oddity - David Bowie

Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
Shotgun - Junior Walker & The All Stars
Scarborough Fair - Simon & Garfunkel

Southern Man – Neil Young

Simple Twist of Fate – Bob Dylan

Sun Comes Up, It’s Tuesday Morning – Cowboy Junkies

South Street/Orlons

Simple Song by The Residents
Smelly Tongues by The Residents
Ship’s a’Going Down by The Residents

Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz

Super Womble - Mike Batt

Sheena Is A Punk Rocker - The Ramones

Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana

Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks

Satisfaction - Rolling Stones
She’s The One - Bruce Springsteen
Style - Taylor Swift