These Halloween Songs for kids are perfectly spooky for a party or trick or treaters. Play these super spooky kids Halloween songs – they won’t leave you feeling like you’ll go crazy! Perfect for a Virtual Halloween Party or just a spooky dance party.
It’s no surprise if you’ve been here for some time that I love music. Case in point, I’ve made kids friendly playlists for kids country music, hip hop for kids, rock and roll, kids dance music – even pizza songs for kids!
Even more, it’s no surprise that I adore Halloween. My “claim to internet fame” is my Halloween Soup recipe and I have about 20 other fun posts for the spooky day.
So it’s been a huge misstep on mine NOT having a post about Halloween songs for kids.
The 25 Best Halloween Songs for Kids That Won’t Haunt You
If you’re looking for some spooky songs that won’t drive you crazy, you’re in the right place. These clean Halloween songs are jams you can listen to happily and that your kiddos won’t find too spooky or inappropriate.
- This is Halloween – I am a huge fan of the Nightmare Before Christmas, so I love this spooky jam.
- Monster Mash – Bobby Pickett. Pretty sure you can’t have a Halloween Songs for Kids post without this one on the list!
- Superstition – Stevie Wonder. This is such an earworm but totally worthy. Teach your kids the classics while still getting in the mood.
- Heads Will roll – Yeah Yeah Yeahs. This one is such a fun song to dance around to, and while it is a spooky jam (I mean, decapitation.) it’s not graphic or gruesome.
More Kid’s Halloween Songs
Thriller – Michael Jackson. Another classic – if your kids are brave, make sure to play them the full length music video, too!
Werewolves of London – Warren Zevon. Kiddos will love howling to this fun and spooky Halloween song.
Disturbia – Rhianna. Not a Halloween song per-se, but stilla great spooky jam both mom and kids will love.
Zombie – Cranberries. An old classic, it would be silly not to add this song with a spooky theme.
Ghostbusters – Ray Parker Jr. My middle loves this song above all, and can you go wrong with it?
Devil went down to Georgia – Charlie Daniels Band. This is just a fun song to listen to and the story is a bit spooky!
- Time Warp – In highschool I had an obsession with Rocky Horror Picture Show. My kids find the music video for the time warp absolutely hilarious.
- Demons – Imagine Dragons. Less holiday, but still a fun, slightly spooky song perfect for Halloween.
- Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead – Ella Fitzgerald. You know this one from the Wizard of Oz, but the Ella Fitzgerald version is great.
- I Put a Spell On You — Bette Midler. For all of my Sanders Sisters fans, you’ll appreciate this Bette Classic. Or try out the original by Nina Simone.
The Addams Family Theme — Vic Mizzy. My kid love this because it went with a song from preschool, but kids generally love this easy and catchy song.
She Wolf — Shakira. Who doesn’t love the idea of a lady werewolf coming out when the moon is full!
The Purple People Eater — Sheb Wooley. This is a classic from my childhood and my kids laugh hysterically listening to this silly song.
Witchy Woman — The Eagles. This old school rock song for kids is perfectly Witchy for a Halloween song.
Kid’s Halloween Songs
Looking for some more kiddie Halloween songs? I’ve got you there as well.
- Baby Shark Halloween
- Down by the Spooky Bay
- Who took the Candy
- A Haunted House on Halloween
- Halloween Night