The Misfits kick off our Halloween music countdown with a punk roar from the netherworld.
This one starts out sweetly, giving candy to trick-or-treaters. But then out comes the chainsaw! For more from the comedy singer, check him out on our 10 Funniest Songs list.
A literal, yet comical explanation of the plot from the 1989 film about reanimated pets.
Perhaps not as famous as the main theme from the 1978 classic but just as spooky.
He's got pins sticking out of his head -- what's his theme song gonna be, 'Don't Worry, Be Happy'?
The abrupt, disconnected staccato style used on the keyboards here appears in many other popular horror themes.
'Hall of the Mountain King'
The long-reigning kings of Christmas-themed classical songs take a stab at Halloween music.
Who could love Halloween more than costume-crazy Cher? Wear what you want, babe!
These guys were born to make Halloween music. Naturally, this comes from a long concept album.
'Living Dead Girl'
He named himself "Zombie." Of course he's going to date the undead any chance he gets.
The bawdy "mistress of the dark" takes a break from hosting movies to sing a scary song for us.
'Over at the Frankenstein Place'
Her role in this camp classic proves this five-time Oscar nominee always had a lighter side.
'Everyday Is Halloween'
Before they went all industrial, Ministry sang about things that go bump in the night, club-style.
These Italian metalheads create a haunting prog-rock tribute to horror director Dario Argento.
'It Must Be Halloween'
'Friday the 13th: The Series' Intro
It was weird to have a TV show with this name and no Jason, but the song's still creepy as hell.
'This Is Halloween'
Manson lends his distinctive, warped style to this classic from 'The Nightmare Before Christmas.'
Warner Bros. Orchestra
Theremins, aliens from trading cards and a full orchestra combine for outer-space based terror!
'Walk Like a Zombie'
The Danish punks take on the undead, and possibly the Bangles, in their unique rockabilly style.
'Halloween (She Get So Mean)'
Rob Zombie/The Ghastly Ones
Zombie gathers friends -- human and otherwise -- for a compilation of demented Halloween music.