20 Best Songs About Bubbles

By Nico Gonzalez

Songs about bubbles can be fun and whimsical, or they can be dark and eerie. No matter what the tone, bubbles always manage to bring a sense of joy and wonder. Many artists have written songs about bubbles, but these are some of the best. Some of the best songs about bubbles are as follows:


Bubbles –   System of a Down

System Of A Down - Bubbles

This song is about the Iraq War. It is a dark and eerie song with lyrics that talk about how bubbles are beautiful, but they always burst. Its lyrics also use the word ‘bubble’ in a metaphorical sense, to talk about how modern life is full of false objects that we think are important at the time but ultimately will not last. Also, the song’s music video features a child actor dressed as Saddam Hussein in a bubble bath, and he is eventually popped by an orange.

Bubbles Buried in this Jungle –   Death Grips

Death Grips - Bubbles Buried in this Jungle [LYRIC VIDEO]

This song is a pretty dark and eerie rap song. It features lyrics that could be interpreted to talk about drugs. The chorus is a repetition of “I want to dive into your eyes / I want to be lost in your jungle.” Its lyrics talk about how the singer is lost in the world and wants to find some sort of escape. The music video for the song features the band performing in a desert while various things (including a horse and a man) bubble around them.

Speech Bubbles –   Why?

Why? - Speech Bubbles

This song is a strange and quirky indie rock song. It talks about how the singer is tired of all the talking that people do, and how they just want to see some action. The lyrics are sung in a very whimsical and light-hearted manner, and the music video for the song features the band performing in a cartoon world. Its lyrics talk about how words can be used to hurt other people, and that sometimes actions speak louder than words.

Bubbles at Overlook 25th March 2019 –   Four Tet

Bubbles at Overlook 25th March 2019

This song is a melancholy electronica song. It was released in 2019 as part of an album of the same name. The song is about the death of a loved one, and how their life still lingers on in memories. The lyrics are sung over somber piano chords and glitchy beats, and they talk about how the singer doesn’t want to get over their loved one. Some of the lyrics are, “I wanna hold you in my memory / Just close your eyes / I’ll sing a lullaby.”

Bubbles&Mushrooms –   Yerin Baek

백예린 (Yerin Baek) ‘Bubbles&Mushrooms (FRNK Remix)’ Official Audio

This song is an upbeat pop song. It was released in 2018 as part of an album of the same name. The lyrics are very simple, but they talk about how to enjoy life by appreciating all the little things around you. Some of the lyrics are, “Bubbles and mushrooms / All day long / Let’s be happy.” Its lyrics are meant to be uplifting and positive, and the music video for the song features the singer dancing in a field of bubbles and mushrooms.

Dark Bubbles –   Black Moth Super Rainbow

Black Moth Super Rainbow - Dark Bubbles

This song is a dark synth-pop song. It was released in 2018 as part of an album of the same name. The lyrics are full of metaphors about loneliness, sadness, and darkness. The lyrics talk about wanting to be free from these negative feelings, but at the same time admitting that they are part of life. Some of the lyrics are, “Every morning I wake up / And I open my eyes / But they stay shut / Because the dark bubbles are still inside of me.”

Smoke Bubbles –   Basement Jaxx

Smoke Bubbles - Basement Jaxx

This song is released in 2001 as part of an album of the same name. It is a fairly upbeat electronica song. The lyrics are about having fun with friends, and how it sometimes feels like you are drifting off into your own world when you are together. Some of the lyrics are, “When I’m with you / Everything just seems so clear / We are caught in a time bubble.” The song’s music video features clips of the band performing in front of colorful backdrops.

Pink Bubbles Go Ape –   Helloween

Helloween - Pink Bubbles Go Ape

This song is a heavy metal song. It was released in 1991 as the lead single from their album of the same name. The lyrics are about how the singer is fed up with the world and wants to take revenge on everyone who has ever done him wrong. Some of the lyrics are, “I’ve had it up to here / So I’m going to go ape / I’m gonna get my pink bubble and blow it up in space.” The song’s music video features the band performing in a warehouse while various things (including a baby) bubble around them.

Blood Bubbles –   The Orwells

The Orwells - Blood Bubbles [Official Audio]

This song is an indie rock song. It was released in 2015 as the lead single from their album of the same name. The lyrics are about how life can sometimes feel like a nightmare, and how you start to lose hope that things will get better. Some of the lyrics are, “The blood bubbles up inside my veins / I’m losing all my patience / I’m running out of time.” The song’s music video features the band performing in a dark room while various objects bubble around them.

Bubbles Which on the Water Swim –   Colleen

colleen-bubbles which on the water swim

This song is an experimental folk song. It was released in 2002 as the lead single from her album of the same name. The lyrics are about how life can be unpredictable, and how you never know what is going to happen next. Some of the lyrics are, “Bubbles which on the water swim / Bring us both danger and delight.” This song’s music video features the artist performing over a black background with bubbles floating around her.

Noisy Pink Bubbles –   Devin Townsend

Devin Townsend - Noisy Pinkbubbles

This song is a heavy metal song. It was released in 2010 as part of an album that always remains unnamed by the artist. The lyrics are about how you can’t escape your past and all of your mistakes will always be there to haunt you, no matter what you do. Some of the lyrics are, “Noisy pink bubbles / With a killer twist / Hide the past in a lullaby.” The song’s music video features the artist performing with pink bubbles floating around him.

bubbles –   bbno$

bbno$ - bubbles (Lyrics) ft. Crosby (Prod. lentra)

This song is a rap song. It was released in 2018 as the lead single from his album of the same name. The lyrics are about how the singer is addicted to drugs and alcohol, and how they have ruined his life. Some of the lyrics are, “I’m chasing bubbles / I’m on a level that I can’t escape / I’m addicted to the rush / I got a problem with my brain.”

Bubbles Burst –   The Claypool Lennon Delirium

The Claypool Lennon Delirium - Bubbles Burst (Official Video)

This song is a psychedelic rock song. It was released in 2016 as the lead single from their album of the same name. The lyrics are about how the singer is struggling to deal with the death of his father. Some of the lyrics are, “Bubbles burst / All that’s left is an oily sheen / The memories just won’t let me sleep / I’d wake up but all I see is the ceiling of my room.” The song’s music video features live footage of the band performing interspersed with various other media.

Mr Bubbles –   The Ruminaters

The Ruminaters - Mr Bubbles [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

This song is a rockabilly song. It was released in 2017 as the lead single from their album of the same name. The lyrics are about how you can be rich and famous but it doesn’t mean anything if you don’t have someone to share it with. Some of the lyrics are, “I’m Mr. Bubbles / I’m the king of the hill / But it don’t mean nothing without you by my side.” The song’s music video features the band performing in a warehouse while various objects bubble around them.

Blowing Lungs like Bubbles –   Efterklang

Efterklang - Blowing Lungs Like Bubble (Live)

This song is an electronic song. It was released in 2010 as the lead single from their album of the same name. The lyrics are about how the singer is struggling to deal with the death of his father. Some of the lyrics are, “Bubbles burst / All that’s left is an oily sheen / The memories just won’t let me sleep / I’d wake up but all I see is the ceiling of my room.” The song’s music video features live footage of the band performing interspersed with various other media.

Bubbles In My Beer –   Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson - Bubbles in My Beer

This song is a country ballad. It was released in 1978 as part of an album of the same name. The lyrics are about how the singer is now starting to realize that they’re getting old and their best years are behind them now. Some of the lyrics are, “Bubbles in my beer / Tears in my eyes / Mean old world is getting me down / Lady luck can turn her back on you.” The song’s music video features the artist performing over a black background with bubbles floating around him.

Bubbles (Feat. Arto Tunçboyacıyan) –   System of a Down

This song is an alternative metal song. It was released in 2006 as one of their two new tracks added to the UK version of their album Mezmerize. The lyrics are about how humans are slaves to society’s conceptions and expectations, and how it can be dangerous for this reason. Some of the lyrics are, “Don’t think / Don’t worry / Everything will be fine / Just obey the bubbles in your mind.”

Bubbles – Live At Wembley –   Biffy Clyro

Bubbles (Live at Wembley)

This song is a rock song. It was released in 2009 as a live recording from their Wembley show. The lyrics are about how the singer is struggling to deal with the death of his father. Some of the lyrics are, “Bubbles burst / All that’s left is an oily sheen / The memories just won’t let me sleep / I’d wake up but all I see is the ceiling of my room.”

Tiny Bubbles –   Deerhoof

Deerhoof - Tiny Bubbles [OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO]

This song is a psychedelic rock song. It was released in 2006 as one of their two new tracks added to the UK version of their album Milk Man. The lyrics are about wanting to find a girl and start a family with her, but also knowing that it’s really just an impossible dream. Some of the lyrics are, “I want you / I need you / But it’s just a fantasy / I’m looking for somebody to share my tiny bubbles with.” Its lyrics are based on a Don Ho song of the same name.

Paper Bubbles –   RJD2

This song is a funk song. It was released in 2005 as the lead single from his album of the same name. The lyrics are about how today’s world is full of suffering and disillusionment, and that nobody can do anything to change this. Some of the lyrics are, “I’m trying to make sense out of my life / Searching for some kind of deeper meaning / But all I find is paper bubbles.” Its lyrics are based on a Don Ho song of the same name. Many of the song’s lyrics are sung over samples of Don Ho performing this song.