April Fools Day Songs Fool Songs

April Fool’s Day is celebrated every year on April 1. It is the one time of year you are allowed to play tricks and pranks on loved ones and friends. Around here, we like to celebrate holidays through songs. So, we created a list of top songs that have the word FOOL in the song title. Enjoy our list of Fool Songs.

April Fools Day Songs Fool Songs

But how did April Fool’s Day get started? There are references to the day in medieval times in literature. Some of the foolishness in the past lasted up to a week! We won’t try and decipher what is true here as that would be foolishness… Pun intended.

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Fool Songs List

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10. Don’t Want to Be a Fool – Luther Vandross
1991, Power of Love
R&B/Soul

9. Just A Fool – Christina Aguilera & Blake Shelton
2012, Lotus
Dance

8. Cool to Be a Fool – Joe Nichols
2002, Man with a Memory
Country

7. Chain of Fools – Aretha Franklin
1968, Lady Soul
R&B

6. Why Do Fools Fall In Love – Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers
1956, The Teenagers Featuring Frankie Lymon
Doo-Wop

5. What A Fool Believes – The Doobie Brothers
1979, Minute by Minute
Rock

4. Fool For The City – Foghat
1975, Fool For The City
Rock

3. Act A Fool – Ludacris
2003, 2 Fast 2 Furious Soundtrack
Hip Hop

2. Nobody’s Fool – Cinderella
1986, Night Songs
Rock

1. April Fools – Rufus Wainwright
1998, Rufus Wainwright
Indie

Other Top Fool Songs

You Can’t Hurt a Fool – Pretenders
2020, Hate for Sale
Rock

What A Fool Believes – Real Estate
2020, What A Fool Believes
Indie

Words Of A Fool – Barry Gibb feat. Jason Isbell
2020, Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers’ Songbook (Vol. 1)
Indie

Fools – Lauren Aquilina
2016, Isn’t It Strange?
Pop

Fools – Troye Sivan
2015, Blue Neighbourhood
Pop

Fool’s Gold – Jill Scott
2015, Woman
R&B

Fool – BØRNS
2015, Dopamine
Alternative

Fool For Love – Lord Huron
2015, Strange Trails
Indie Rock

Like A Fool – Keira Knightley
2014, Begin Again
Pop

Fool’s Gold – One Direction
2014, Four
Pop

Traveler (The Fool) – In Hearts Wake
2012, Divination
Metal

Taken for a Fool – The Strokes
2011, Angles
Alternative

Fool For You – CeeLo Green featuring Melanie Fiona
2010, The Lady Killer
R&B

Fool For Life – Dash Berlin featuring Chris Madin
2010, United Destination 2010
Dance

Baby, I’m a Fool – Melody Bardot
2009, My One and Only Thrill
Jazz

Fools Fall In Love – Gregory Isaacs
2008, Brand New Me
Reggae

Fool – Donavon Frankenreiter
2006, Move by Yourself
Country

Everybody’s Fool – Evanescence
2003, Fallen
Alternative

Fool – Shakira
2001, Laundry Service
Pop

Fool Of Me – Meshell Ndegeocello
1999, Bitter
R&B

As Any Fool Can See – Tracy Lawrence
1994, I See It Now
Country

Everybody Plays The Fool – Aaron Neville
1991, Warm Your Heart
Rock

Statue Of A Fool – Ricky Van Shelton
1990,RVS III
Country

I’ve Been A Fool For You – Miles Jaye
1987, Miles
R&B

Fools Gold – The Stone Roses
1989, The Stone Roses
Alternative

Famous Last Words Of A Fool – George Strait
1988, If You Ain’t Lovin’ (You Ain’t Livin’)
Country

Ship of Fools – Erasure
1988, The Innocents
Pop

Kissing a Fool – George Michael
1987, Faith
Pop

All the Fools Sailed Away – Dio
1987, Dream Evil
Metal

Ship of Fools – World Party feat. Anthony Thistlethwaite
1986, Private Revolution
Rock

Fools Game – Michael Bolton
1983, Michael Bolton
Pop

Why Do Fools Fall In Love – Diana Ross
1981, Why Do Fools Fall in Love
R&B

Fool For Your Loving – Whitesnake
1980, Ready an’ Willing
Rock

What Kind of Fool – Barbra Streisand duet with Barry Gibb
1980, Guilty
Vocal

Fool In The Rain – Led Zeppelin
1979, In Through the Out Door
Rock

Fool (If You Think It’s Over) – Chris Rea
1978, Whatever Happened to Benny Santini?
Rock

Fool To Cry – The Rolling Stones
1976, Black and Blue
Rock

Everybody Plays the Fool – The Main Ingredient
1972, Bitter Sweet
R&B

The Fool On The Hill – The Beatles
1967, Magical Mystery Tour
Rock

A Fool In Love – Ike And Tina Turner
1961, The Soul of Ike & Tina Turner
R&B

Everybody’s Somebody’s Fool – Connie Francis
1960, Everybody’s Somebody’s Fool
Vocal

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