20 Songs With Thursday in the Title

1. “Thursday Here’s Why I Did Not Go to Work Today” by Harry Nilsson

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Starting off our list is the hilarious “Thursday Heres Why I Did Not Go to Work Today”  released in 1976 by Harry Nilsson. This song is from the movie, The Point, and was co-written by him and John Lennon. The song is about a man who takes a day off from work on Thursday, because he doesn’t feel like going in.

2. “Sweet Thursday” by Johnny Mathis

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“Sweet Thursday” was released in 1963 by Johnny Mathis. This ballad is about a man who is waiting for his girl to come back home on Thursday, so they can spend the day together. It’s a beautiful melody to listen to when you’re in love.

3. “Thursday’s Child” by David Bowie

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The next song on our list is “Thursday’s Child” by David Bowie. This song was released in 1999 and is from the album, Hours.

It is about a person who was born on a Thursday and has had a hard life. The song has a very dark tone and is one of Bowie’s more underrated tracks.

4. “Like a Summer Thursday” by Townes Van Zandt

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“Like a Summer Thursday” is a song by Townes Van Zandt. It was released in 1972 and is about a man who is reminiscing about a summer love from his past. The song has a very nostalgic feeling and is one of the tracks under the album Our Mother the Mountain.

5. “Thursday” by Morphine

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Morphine’s “Thursday” is a 1993 song about a man who is going out with a married woman. The song is from the album, Cure for Pain. It is not as popular as other tracks in this list but it is a great listen nonetheless.

6. “Thursday Morning” by Giles, Giles & Fripp

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Giles, Giles & Fripp was a progressive rock band in the late 60s which consisted of brothers Peter and Michael Giles and Robert Fripp. “Thursday Morning” is a song from that album and is about a man who is trying to forget a woman he used to love. It now has over 60k views on Youtube.

7. “Jersey Thursday” by Donovan

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“Jersey Thursday” is a song by Donovan which was released in 1965. The song is about two young lovers who are spending their time together on a Thursday.

It’s a simple but sweet track that will make you feel nostalgic. You can find this under their album Fairytale.

8. “Thursday At The Blue Note” by White Town

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The next song on our list is “Thursday At The Blue Note” by White Town. This song was released in 1997 and is about a man who is going to the Blue Note club on Thursday night. It’s a great track to listen to if you’re looking for some good old 90s music.

9. “Thursday” by Jess Glynne

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Jess Glynne’s “Thursday” is a song about a woman who constantly doubts herself and how she wants to change that kind of mindset.

The song was released in 2018 and is from the album, Always In Between. It became such a huge hit with over 50 million Youtube streams.

10. “Thursday” by The Weeknd

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“Thursday” is a song by The Weeknd which was released in 2011. It is from the mixtape of the same title.

The song is about a man who says he only loves his girl on Thursdays. It’s a very dark track but it is one of the best songs by The Weeknd.

11. “Thursday’s Keeper” by The Orb

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“Thursday’s Keeper” is a song by The Orb which was released in 2001. It is from the album, Cydonia.

The song is about a man who is trying to keep his woman on Thursday nights. It’s a very funky track with a great beat to it. This can be streamed in all major music platforms.

12. “Thursday’s Child” by Isobel Campbell

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Next on the list is “Thursday’s Child” by Isobel Campbell. This song was released in 2003 and is from the album, Milkwhite Sheets.

It is about a 25-year-old woman who was born on a Thursday and has had a hard life. The song has a very dark tone and is one of Campbell’s more underrated tracks.

13. “Thursday Afternoon” by Rollins Band

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“Thursday Afternoon” is a song by Rollins Band which was released in 1997. It is from the album,  Come In and Burn.

The song is about a man who is trying to get over his ex-girlfriend. It’s a great track to listen to if you’re going through a break-up. You can listen to it in all major music platforms.

14. “On a Thursday Morning” by Leonard Herron

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Leonard Herron’s “On a Thursday Morning” is a song about a man who is trying to forget a woman he used to love. The song was released in 2017 and is from the album,  Sounds from My Room.

It’s a great track to listen to if you’re looking for some feel-good music. It’s not as popular as some of the other songs on this list but it is definitely worth a listen.

15. “Thursday” by Jim Croce

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“Thursday” is a song by Jim Croce which was released in 1973. It is from the album, I Got a Name.

The song is about a man who is trying to get over his ex-girlfriend. It currently has over 200k views on Youtube and can also be streamed on Spotify and Apple Music.

16. “Thursday” by Pet Shop Boys

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Pet Shop Boys’ “Thursday” is a song about a man who is in love with a woman who is already in a relationship. The song was released in 2013 and is from the album, Electric. It now has 2.6 million views on Youtube and can be streamed on all music platforms.

17. “Thursday Nights” by Jordan D. Mitchell

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“Thursday Nights” is a song by Jordan D. Mitchell which was released in 2020. It is from the album,  I’ll Apologize Later.

The song is about a man who is is living his best life every Thursday. It is yet to be discovered by many but it is a great track to listen to on roadtrips.

18. “I Lost Thursday” by They Might Be Giants

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The next song on the list is “I Lost Thursday” by They Might Be Giants. The song was released in 2020 and is from the album,  Secret Music, Vol. 1.

It is about a man who has lost his love for Thursdays. The song has a dark tone to it and can be streamed on major music platforms.

19. “Tuesday & Thursday” by Hot Boys

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“Tuesday & Thursday” is a song by Hot Boys which was released in 2020. It is from the album,  No Vacancy.

The song is about two friends who meet up on Tuesday and Thursday nights to have some fun. It’s a great track to listen to if you’re looking for some new music to bop to.

20. “Thursday in Mars” by Cali-Ber Tha Grime

Cali-Ber Tha Grime - Thursday In Mars (Official Audio)Cali-Ber Tha Grime – Thursday In Mars (Official Audio)

The last song on the list is “Thursday in Mars” by Cali-Ber Tha Grime. The song was released in 2019 and is from the album, 2040.

It is a rap song that is about a man who wants to go to Mars. It is one of the more unique songs on this list and can be streamed on all major music platforms.

Final Thoughts

In conclusion, there are many great songs that have been released about Thursdays. Some of them are about the day itself while others are about the events that happen on Thursdays.

Whatever your mood, there is definitely a song on this list that will suit you. So go ahead and give them a listen!