The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title Songs
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The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title

List Criteria: Only songs with a girl's name in the title, not in the lyrics

There are many great songs with a girl's or woman's name in the song title. From the advent of popular music, crooners, rockers, rappers and country music stars have used a girl's name in their songs. Many of the biggest bands in music history have done this. Several of The Beatles biggest songs have used a girl's name in its title. "Eleanor Rigby," "Dear Prudence" and "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds" are three examples of Beatles songs that contain a girl's name. The same goes for their counterpart in the Rolling Stones. "Ruby Tuesday," "Angie" and "Sweet Virginia" are three songs where Mick Jagger sings about women by name.

The Beatles and Rolling Stones may two of the biggest bands to use a girl's name in its title, but they are far from the only bands to do so. Other famous fictional ladies who have been mentioned in songs include "Layla" by Derek and the Dominos, Rod Stewart's "Maggie May" and the unforgettable "Sweet Caroline" by Neil Diamond.
Vote for the song you consider to be the best one that contain's a girl's name in its title. These songs are some of the most recognizable with a girl's name and it's up to you to decide which one can truly considered the best on this Ultimate List.

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    The Police

    ) open buy
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    Derek and the Dominos

    ) open buy
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    The Beatles

    ) open buy
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    Neil Diamond

    ) open buy
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    Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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    Michael Jackson

    ) open buy
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    The Beatles

    ) open buy
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    Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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    The Chevelles

    ) open buy
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    The Rolling Stones

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    Bette Davis Eyes Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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    Eric Carr, Kiss

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    buy
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    Leonel Power

    ) open buy
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    Creedence Clearwater Revival

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    Fountains of Wayne

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    The Knack

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    Plain White T's

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    The Beatles

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    Eric Clapton

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    Van Halen

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    Dexys Midnight Runners

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    Boston

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    The Beach Boys

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    Elton John

    ) open buy
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    Creedence Clearwater Revival

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    Goo Goo Dolls

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    The Kinks

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    Buddy Holly

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    Elvis Costello

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    The Cars

    ) open buy
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    Chuck Berry

    ) open
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    Steely Dan

    ) open buy
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    Arlo Guthrie

    ) open buy
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    Fleetwood Mac

    buy
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