10 Best Songs About Candy & Sweets

Candy and sweets are most people’s favorite treats, and music is one of the best mood elevators. To have the best time, combine the two and feel your energy rise.

Candy and sweets are a popular song choice for people to base entire albums on, and they have a great history of being able to make people cheer up on a bad day and help people heal from issues they are dealing with. For the best tunes, rock out to these songs in your vehicle.

“I Want Candy” – Aaron Carter

If you were growing up or had a child in the early 2000s, you have heard Aaron Carter sing this song as it had people singing along at the top of their lungs in the car.

Considered edgy, the lighthearted mood toned down the lyrics a bit and the song aired on Disney as part of their Christmas Special on Lizzie McGuire.

“Candy” – Mandy Moore

Mandy Moore was another pop princess with cute videos and great catchy lyrics in the 90s and 2000s. Candy made her career skyrocket and was played everywhere, from school dances to major motion pictures like Center Stage.

It was also played in fitness centers because it was such a high-energy song. It was a great motivator when people felt tired. The song showcases how love can be as sweet as candy. Soon after the song came out, Mandy was taken from pop star to actress while still putting out records for fans.

“Sugar, Sugar” – The Archies

Everyone has heard of this song. It’s sweet, catchy and the video is hilarious. The ‘candy girl’ is at a kissing booth, and each time she offers a kiss, a member of the band changes into cute little creatures that are so happy.

The background is also made up of candy and sweets as the band continues to play and dance to the tune. It became the number one hit single for a month in 1969.

“On The Good Ship Lollipop” – Shirley Temple

It first appeared in 1934 in the film Bright Eyes. Shirley did all the choreographing herself. It was an instant hit, and the sweet child’s career instantly took off.

Everyone has heard of this cute little girl, and she has had a great career full of inspirational songs, and many people have found themselves inspired and motivated thousands of little children to live their lives to the fullest.

“Sweets For My Sweet” – The Drifters

The song is sweet and sings of true love, how the stars shine in her eyes, and how she has the most amazing kisses. He is genuinely in love with this girl, and how he would do anything to make her happy and make her dreams come true.

It perfectly encapsulates how love can be sweet and tender falling in love can be. Love can last forever if you put effort into it. The sweet sounds of the song made it a popular hit that is still being listened to today.

“A Marshmallow World” – Bing Crosby

Winter is widely considered to be the most incredible season of the year and can lead to great memories. You can play in the snow and eat sweet treats. It is a fabulous time to enjoy new experiences, see the great wonders of the season, like pumpkins and snowballs.

The song has the best feel and great energy. It is best to listen to when you need a pick me up. When you want the best images of a winter wonderland and having the best time with your friends, listen to this song, and you will feel happy and excited about the winter yourself!

“Sugartime” – The McGuire Sisters

Sweet and cute, this song is catchy and asks that the man be the woman’s sugar all the time. Pleading him to never go astray and to be her sugar all the time. She promises that they will live together forever in love and have a great relationship to remain in love.

The video is cute, and the women have such sweet voices and demeanors that it makes you want to stand up and sing.

“Candy Rain” – Soul For Real

This is a piece where the lyrics are as interesting, sweet and succulent as the title. The song is about a man who loves a woman and asks if she has seen candy-coated raindrops.

Claiming that he loves her so much that he would die for her, he wants to give her all the love that he can possibly possess. It is a cute song, and the tune stays with you after the music stops.

“Candy Girl” – The Four Seasons

Candy girl is cute, sweet, and reminds us of those couples that are so cute that you just can’t help but love them.

This man and woman love each other so completely that they have a glow of happiness around them, and the video is cute without being too much.

“Spoonful Of Sugar” – Julie Andrews

A classic and timeless song that is about sugar: it’s inspiring, fun, and it gets you up and moving. This song has inspired thousand and even had a following of millions.

Families still play it all the time to motivate themselves so that they can keep going. Though the song does have hints of snootiness, most can overlook it.

Sweets make a great song and can be great fun. Blast these tunes in your car, and you will have the time of your life every time and see that for yourself!


Born and raised in Austin, David is a dedicated writer and avid fragrance lover. When he's not trying out perfumes, he enjoys traveling and exploring new restaurants.

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