Top Mardi Gras Songs [VIDEO]
Happy Mardi Gras, y'all! Throw Me Something, Mister! (just practicing...) Well, what would Mardi Gras be without the traditional songs that we know and love? If you're having a party and need a festive playlist, or just want to get yourself in the mood for the parades and chicken runs, we've got all the music you need right here! I have listed some of my favorites below, but also, thanks to OffBeat Magazine for the awesome selection!
- 'Hey Pocky Way' by the Meters
- 'Mardi Gras Mambo' - Hawkettes
- 'Iko Iko' - Dixie Cups
- 'Indian Red' - Treme Brass & Indian Band
- 'Mardi Gras in New Orleans' - Professor Longhair
- 'Carnival Time' - Al Johnson.
- 'Big Chief Part 1' - Professor Longhair
- 'Big Chief Part 2' - Professor Longhair
- 'They All Axed For You' - The Meters
- 'Street Parade' - Earl King
- 'All on Mardi Gras Day' - Wild Magnolias
- 'Tipitinas' - Wild Magnolias
- 'Fire on the Bayou' - Neville Brothers