Top 10 Melbourne Cup songs

The Melbourne Cup is "the race that stops a nation" but it should also be "the race that bops a nation". Fashion, beverages and a light flutter are the order of the day - but so is a top notch soundtrack for your Melbourne Cup celebrations. Here's 10 songs that you should include:

10. ‘FASHION’

by DAVID BOWIE

09. ‘HORSE WITH NO NAME’

by AMERICA

08. ‘(GHOST) RIDERS IN THE SKY’

by JOHNNY CASH

07. ‘THE DISTANCE’

by CAKE

06. ‘BRING ON THE DANCING HORSES’

by ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN

05. ‘RIDE ON A WHITE HORSE’

by GOLDFRAPP

04. ‘HORSE POWER’

by THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS

03. ‘WHIP IT’

by DEVO

02. ‘PONY’

by GINUWINE

01. ‘HORSES’

by DARYL BRAITHWAITE

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