Joe's playlist

What's coffee without ambience? This coffee-themed playlist captures the many moods of our favourite beverage and the range of artists coffee has inspired.

Video links are supplied wherever possible.

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Arabica by Didula
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYEtDinFsJE

Au Café des délices by Patrick Bruel 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeU5GDAN2UA

Black Coffee by Black Flag
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4odD2Bg1_0

Black Coffee by Ella Fitzgerald
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NjOoD94ucEQ

Black Coffee by Heavy D and the Boyz
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-WfQN_M1pQc

Black Coffee in Bed by Squeeze
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUx5z9O2ZGk

Caffe Per Due by Giacomo Bondi and Didi
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4hz02OghpM

Calling You by Jevetta Steele [from Bagdad Cafe]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nk7mCmgzpPE

Coffee and TV by Blur
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oqXVx3sBOk

Coffee Blues by Mississippi John Hurt [pictured]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZWqhrR5tPc

Coffee Break from How to Succeed in Business
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkL-0KF38vA

Coffee Club by Spandau Ballet
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrVqZ4C0jJE

Coffee Cups by Langhorne Slim & The Law
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fOe1zmwNxo

Coffee Homeground by Kate Bush
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vp0qi80AvZM

Coffee Shop by Yung Joc [Feat. Gorilla Zoe]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LWrfFhWVuU

Coffee Song by Frank Sinatra
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3MqmV47Lq8

Coffee Talk by Jazzanova
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NgdQqRclWTE

Coffee to Go by Club des Belugas [pictured]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdwddVWGtXQ

Cooking Coffee by Stimming
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bw03lmne1n8

Couleur Cafe by Serge Gainsbourg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHSkBSVj-g8

Cup of Coffee by Johnny Cash
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktEkeJjHqBI

Cup of Hot Coffee by The Outsiders
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KGn7IhZgYM

Duncan Hills Coffee Jingle by Dethklok [from Metalocalypse]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFURd_EOIuU

Espresso: All Jacked Up by Todd Rundgren
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JezOtqsRr2s


 

40 cups of coffee by Ella Mae Morse [pictured]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMcdzc1TkO4

"When it comes to beats well I’m a fiend/I like my sugar with coffee and cream/Well I got to keep it going keep it going full steam." ~ Beastie Boys

Intergalactic by Beastie Boys
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qORYO0atB6g

Java Jive by Manhattan Transfer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EvwVw8t1wlE

Kaffeekantate [Coffee Cantata] by Johann Sebastian Bach
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4PpNlO_ZCs&feature=youtu.be

Keep that Coffee Hot by Scatman Crothers (Defunk remix)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7jbuHpUG10

Kids on Coffee by The Descendents
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6KcnlwgL00

Le café des trois colombes by Joe Dassin
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_nmbVjOgYI

Matin du café by Felipecha 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFN11VZoQ0M

One Cup of Coffee by Bob Marley
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=he5Dv0tSr3Y

One More Cup of Coffee by Bob Dylan [pictured]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xi2z-xqftnY

Percolator by The Ventures
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-W5crYm7Gc

Put Me Somethin' Warm in My Cup by Mr. & Mrs. Smith
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUZX8f1fvbU

Sugar in My Coffee by Ginger Leigh
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pFkXHpne3c

Taylor the Latte Boy by Kristin Chenoweth
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXS0nEOx_20

The Coffee Song by Cream
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6YZA43fitk

The Coffee Song by Hildegard Knef
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kuzaOsXg3kc

Turkish Coffee by Herbie Mann
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1wPXCe-72o

You're the Cream in My Coffee by Nat King Cole Trio
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cL1Sr7wxqag

You're the Cream in My Coffee by Annette Hanshaw (1928)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qk_wVO7NBMQ

This is a dynamic list. New titles will be added on an ongoing basis. Feel free to contact us with suggestions.

Many thanks to Audrey Mangin for her music research.




Lisa Peryman
Lisa Peryman

Author

Lisa Peryman has worked with Greenpeace Australia and The Wilderness Society (Australia). She studied journalism in New Zealand and book and magazine publishing in Canada. Her background includes reporting and editing for daily newspapers and trade magazines, as well as creative copywriting for broadcast. Lisa is continuing her studies in Canada and currently works with Probe International as an editor and writer. Earnings from Green Beanery operations support the work of Probe International, a Canadian charity that works with citizens' groups around the world to protect their lands and their livelihoods. Probe International is a Canadian trust.