These K-pop tracks, with their haunting melodies and eerie themes, are sure to set the mood for a spooktacular Halloween night. Whether you’re hosting a party or just getting into the Halloween spirit, this playlist has got you covered. Here are our 10 picks, in no particular order:
1. Bite Me by ENHYPEN
The music video’s vampire theme is the perfect way to set the mood for Halloween. Not to mention, the boys’ tight dance moves and spooky musical riffs. With its grim sound and haunting tone, this track is sure to send shivers down your spine.
2. BlockBuster by DKZ
This track is a delightful blend of modern K-pop and nostalgic vibes, sampling the iconic Ghostbusters theme song. The lively beats and catchy chorus make it an instant hit, ensuring you’re not only ready to dance but also to bust some ghosts this Halloween. The fusion of genres and the playful lyrics make it a standout track for any spooky celebration.
3. Wolf by EXO
A track that perfectly captures the Halloween essence with its howling and dramatic delivery, making it a must-add to your spooky playlist. The boys also display their signature choreography to full affect in this video, which is certainly a thrill!
4. The Black Cat Nero by ATEEZ
This track is a rollercoaster of emotions, starting as a soulful ballad and morphing into a high-energy rock track. The music video is a visual treat, dancing between eerie settings like a church and a graveyard, perfectly capturing the Halloween spirit. The song’s lyrics and beats are both haunting and invigorating.
5. Voodoo Doll by VIXX
Dark and haunting, this electro-pop banger is accompanied by one of the goriest K-Pop music videos ever, setting the mood right for the season.
6. Put it Straight (Nightmare Version) by (G)I-DLE
This revamped version of their original song takes a darker turn, both in sound and visuals. The girl group showcases their versatility with costumes ranging from a ghoulish nun to The Joker, adding a theatrical flair. The song’s eerie instrumentals combined with their powerful vocals make it a chilling addition to any playlist.
7. Monster by EXO
This song is a dark and mystifying anthem, with its intense beats and impressive dance moves. The lyrics talk about a dangerous love, and the music video, filled with captivating visuals, adds to the song’s eerie vibe. The members’ powerful vocals and the song’s catchy chorus make it a Halloween favorite.
8. Venom by STRAY KIDS
This music video is a perfect watch for Halloween, given its dark and intense themes. The song delves deep into the feeling of entrapment and addiction, using the metaphor of a spider web to depict a toxic relationship.
9. Monster by Irene & Seulgi, RED VELVET
This dynamic duo from Red Velvet delivers an energetic track that’s both haunting and catchy. The song’s lyrics delve into the theme of duality, exploring the monster within. The music video, filled with dark imagery and intricate choreography, perfectly complements the song’s mood, setting the tone for a mysterious Halloween night.
10. Zombie by PURPLE KISS
This song is a lively track that starts with an eerie ambiance, setting the tone for the zombie-themed lyrics. The group showcases their powerful vocals and harmonies, making it a standout track. The song’s playful take on the zombie theme combined with its catchy beats makes it a fun addition to any Halloween party.
We hope that our selection of K-pop tracks has given you some inspiration for your Halloween festivities, or at the very least help to get you into the mood! Which of these is your favorite?