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One small step for man... giant leap for mankind. This is the iconic phrase of Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon on July 21, 1969. Something which has inspired musicians ever since.

By Max Dembo | Video of the Day | July 21, 2019

Before setting foot on the surface of the moon on July 21, 1969 at 2:56 a.m., 50 years ago to the day, Neil Armstrong said the legendary phrase that he had prepared a few hours earlier: "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind". In an instant, the impossible became possible and humanity finally reaches the unreachable.

The list of songs with ‘moon’ in the title is probably endless. To celebrate the half centenary of this event, here’s a small selection of lunar hits:

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