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Songs with Wine in their Lyrics

 
Music is just like wine. Each of us has very different tastes in what we like and dislike. The music that is “best” for one person can easily be “worst” for another people. So it’s always fun to see when wine is mentioned in song.

 

Here are some of the wine songs or song with wine lyrics.

 

A Taste of Honey by Tom Jones
“…honey, much sweeter than wine”

 

Babylon Sisters by Steely Dan
“Well jog with show folk on the sand
Drink kirschwasser from a shell”
Kirshwasser is a German cherry wine liqueur

 

Best of My Love by the Eagles
“wasting our time on cheap talk and wine, left us so little to give”

 

Big Shot by Billy Joel
“You had the Dom Perignon in your hand and the spoon up your nose”

 

Children’s Crusade by Sting
“History’s lessons drowned in red wine”

 

Daydream by Wave
“Sunshine, strawberry wine
a little taste of leather and lace ”

 

Don’t Know Why by Nora Jones
My heart is drenched in wine
But you’ll be on my mind
Forever

 

Drink to me only with Thine Eyes (traditional)
“Drink to me only with thine eyes,
And I’ll not ask for wine”

 

Dust on the Bottle by David Lee Murphy
“Some say good love, well it’s like a fine wine
It keeps getting better as the days go by”

 

Elvira by The Oak Ridge Boys
“Eyes that look like heaven, lips like sherry wine”

 

Get Down by Gilbert O’Sullivan
“…Once upon a time, I drank a little wine,
was as happy as could be…”

 

Half a Mile Away by Billy Joel
“Little Geo is a friend of mine
We get some money and we buy a cheap wine
Sit on the corner and have a holiday
Hide the bottle when the cop goes by”

 

Honky Cat by Elton John
“Living in the city ain’t where it’s at
It’s like trying to find gold in a silver mine
It’s like trying to drink whisky from a bottle of wine

 

Hotel California by the Eagles
“Please bring me my wine, he said ‘We haven’t had that spirit here since 1969′” … and “Pink Champagne on Ice ..”

 

Incense & Peppermints by Strawberry Alarm Clock
“Incense and peppermints and strawberry wine…”

 

Ironic by Alanis Morrisette
“it’s a black fly in your chardonnay”

 

Joy to the World by Three Dog Night
“Jeremiah was a bull frog.
Was a good friend of mine.
Never understood a single word he said,
but he always had some mighty fine wine.”

 

Killer Queen by Queen
“She keeps Moet et Chandon in a pretty cabinet”
(Moet et Chandon is a brand of Champagne)

 

Lady Marmalade by Christina Aguilera etc.
“boy drank all that magnolia wine”
“we drink wine with diamonds in the glass”

 

Livin’ La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin
“She never drinks the water, makes you order French Champagne”

 

Never Tear Us Apart by INXS
“If I hurt you, I’d make wine from your tears”

 

Scenes from an Italian Restaurant by Billy Joel
“Bottle of Red, Bottle of White”

 

A Little More Wine by Savory Brown

 

Alligator Wine by Screamin’ Jay Hawkins

 

A Steel Guitar and a Glass of Wine by Paul Anka

 

Bitter Wine by Bon Jovi
“Once you were my inspiration, but, that river’s run dry
What was once holy water, tastes like bitter wine”

 

Blood Red Wine by the Rolling Stones
“I got red blood, and I got blood red wine
Which I bring you, when the snow is heavy on the ground “

 

Bottle of Red Wine by Eric Clapton / Derek and the Dominos “Get up; get your man a bottle of red wine.
Get up; get your man a bottle of red wine.”

 

Bottle of Wine by Tom Paxton
“Times getting rough I ain’t got enough
To buy me a bottle of wine”

 

Champagne Supernova by Oasis
“Some day you will find me caught beneath the landslide
In a champagne supernova - A champagne supernova in the sky”

 

Cherry Red Wine by Jonny Lang

 

Days of Wine & Roses by Henry Mancini

 

Drinking Champagne by George Strait and Cal Smith

 

Drinking Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee by Jerry Lee Lewis and by Sticks McGhee

 

Elderberry Wine by Elton John

 

From The Vine Came the Grape The Gaylords

 

God of Wine by Third Eye Blind

 

Harvest Wine by Electric Flag

 

Heaven Was A Drink Of Wine by Merle Haggard

 

Honey and Wine by the Hollies

 

Honk Tonk Wine by Jerry Lee Lewis

 

I Buy the Wine by Merle Haggard

 

Kisses Sweeter than Wine by the Weavers

 

Lilac Wine by Nina Simon, also Jeff Buckley

 

Lips of Wine by Andy Williams

 

Little Ole Wine Drinking Me by Dean Martin

 

Me and My Wine by Def Leppard

 

Mexican Wine by Fountains of Wayne

 

Old Dogs, Children and Watermelon Wine by Tom T. Hall

 

Old Red Wine by The Who
“Old red wine, not worth a dime; we’ll have to finish it after crossing the line.”

 

Red Wine by Woody Guthrie

 

Red Wine & Whisky by Katrina & the Waves

 

Red, Red Wine by UB40, lyrics and melody by Neil Diamond
“Red, red wine it make me feel so fine ...”

 

Sangria Wine by Jerry Jeff Walker

 

Slow Wine by Tony Toni Toné

 

Sip of Wine by Barclay James

 

Sip the Wine by Rick Danko

 

Spill the Wine by War
“Spill the wine, and take that pearl ...” - Learn More about Spill the Wine

 

Strawberry Wine by Deana Carter or The Band

 

Strawberry Wine by the Dixie Chicks

 

Summer Wine by Nancy Sinatra or Deana Carter

 

Sweet Cherry Wine by Tommy James and the Shondells

 

Sweet Was the Wine by The Marcels

 

Sweet Wine by Cream

 

Two More Bottles of Wine by Delbert McClinton also Emmylou Harris
“my baby moved out and left me behind
But it’s all right ‘cause it’s midnight
and I got two more bottles of wine”

 

Unhand That Wine! by Lambert, Hendricks, and Ross

 

Warm Red Wine by Bob Wills

 

Wine by Electric Flag

 

Wine and Roses by John Fahey

 

Wine and Women by the Bee Gees

 

Wine Colored Roses by George Jones

 

Wine Do Yer Stuff by Commander Cody

 

Wine into Water by T. Graham Brown

 

Wine Me Up by Faron Young

 

Wine O’ Wine by West Side Wayne

 

Wine Song by Youngbloods

 

Wine Stained Lips by Catch 22

 

Wine, Wine, Wine by Champion Jack Dupree or Rick Shelton

 

Wine, Women an’ Song by Whitesnake
“I love wine, women an’ song”

 

Wine, Women and Song by Loretta Lynn

 

Wine Woogie by Marvin Phillips

 

The Wino and I Know by Jimmy Buffett

 

Yesterday’s Wine by Merle HaggardMusic with wine lyrics

 

 

A Little More Wine by Savory Brown

 

Alligator Wine by Screamin’ Jay Hawkins