12 Songs That Are Perfect For October

Here are some of the best autumnal songs to get you excited for this time of year!

Autumn lake

California Dreaming' - The Mamas & The Papas

Originally written by John and Michelle Phillips in 1965 about longing for the warmth of LA during a cold winter ... don't we all?

Autumn Leaves - Eva Cassidy

Originally from '40s France, Eva beautifully covered the much-loved song on her seminal album 'Live At Blues Alley'

Forever Autumn - Moody Blues

Did you know, this tranquil track was actually born from a lego commercial?

Autumn Almanac - The Kinks

We love the caterpillar in this endearing song celebrating autumnal activities!

Autumn - Paulo Nutini

Mellow in a melancholic moment with Paulo, from his 206 album 'These Streets'

Leaves That Are Green - Simon & Garfunkel

This confusingly upbeat yet sad song about change is particularly striking at this time of year.

September - Earth, Wind & Fire

Released in 1978, it reached No. 1 in the US Billboard Charts, but only got to No.3 in the UK

Autumn Leaves - Nat King Cole

 Step back in time with this jazz legend, and start to let that Christmas-y feeling take hold...

Autumn in New York - Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong

Originally composed in the '30s, this might be the most recorded song about Autumn ever!

Harvest Moon - Neil Young

Perfect for dark Autumn evening, this song is from Young's 20th studio album.

October - U2

U2 wrote this slow and breezy tune during a soundcheck in Minneapolis 

Autumn Changes - Donna Summer

...and remember, the PARTY SEASON is just about to begin, so let's have some disco!

What song makes it on to your autumn playlist? Let us know below...

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