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Greatest Sunday Songs

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For many Christians across the world, Sunday is a day for rest as dictated by God. For those of us in the western world, Sunday is the last day of the weekend. For those in school, Sunday is always a welcomed day off. In other words, Sunday is a great day for most, as it can be dedicated to leisure. It's the day we can wake up late, and enjoy a cup of coffee with the Sunday paper.

The name "Sunday" predates Christianity and comes from Egyptian culture, and any month beginning on a Sunday will contain a Friday the 13th. Sunday also holds significance here in the United States during this time of year for the NFL football games played during the season.

In music, you'll be hard-pressed to find songs that were written specifically about Sunday. However, the day is mentioned in thousands of great songs and can be used to convey many of the ideals associated with Sunday. For this playlist I have selected only the very best tracks that contain the word "Sunday" somewhere in the song title. The end result is an almost 2-hour long, definitive "Greatest Sunday Songs" playlist.

Greatest Sunday Songs Playlist

1. Sunday Morning - The Velvet Underground

2. Sunday Papers - Joe Jackson

3. Everyday Is Like Sunday - Morrissey

4. Sunday Bloody Sunday - U2

5. Sunday Sun - Beck

6. Sunday - Tift Merritt

7. Sunday Morning Coming Down - Johnny Cash

8. Lazy Sunday - The Small Faces

9. Sunday In The Afternoon With You - Aztec Two-Step

10. Sunday's Child - John Martyn

11. Sunny Sunday - Joni Mitchell

12. Sunday - Sia

13. Sunday - Nick Drake

14. Another Park, Another Sunday - The Doobie Brothers

15. Sunday Morning - Ani DiFranco

16. Will You Visit Me On Sundays? - Merle Haggard

17. Pleasant Valley Sunday - The Monkees

18. Sunday - David Bowie

19. Sunday Sunday - Blur

20. Bloody Sunday - Stiff Little Fingers

21. Sunday Morning - K-Os

22. Sunday - Sonic Youth

23. Black Sunday - The Skatalites

24. Naked Sunday - Stone Temple Pilots

25. Month Of Sundays - The Church

26. Lazing On A Sunday Afternoon - Queen

27. Sundayafternoonweightlessness - Morphine

28. The Any Several Sundays - Lilys

29. Louisiana Sunday Afternoon - Diane Schuur

30. Sunday - Bix Beiderbecke

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