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

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List Rules 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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Eleanor Rigby The Beatles

The Best Songs with Girl in the Title The Most Popular Cars for Women

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Layla is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Layla Derek and the Dominos

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Roxanne The Police

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Angie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Angie The Rolling Stones

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Billie Jean Michael Jackson

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Lola is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Lola The Kinks

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Proud Mary Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond

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Maggie Mae Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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My Sharona is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
My Sharona The Knack

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Barbara Ann The Beach Boys

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Dear Prudence The Beatles

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Come On Eileen Dexys Midnight Runners

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Black Betty Ram Jam

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Beth Eric Carr, Kiss

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Michelle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Michelle The Beatles

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Hey There Delilah Plain White T's

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Jolene is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title

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867 5309 Jenny The Chevelles

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Bette Davis Eyes Karen Souza, Jazzystics Jazzysticks

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Mustang Sally Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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Peggy Sue Buddy Holly

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Suzie Q Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Stacy's Mom Fountains of Wayne

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Gloria Leonel Power

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Janie's Got a Gun Aerosmith

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Rhiannon Fleetwood Mac

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Lay Down Sally Eric Clapton

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Iris Goo Goo Dolls

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Help Me Rhonda is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Help Me Rhonda Al Jardine

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Jamie's Cryin' Van Halen

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Proud Mary is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Proud Mary Ike & Tina Turner

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The Wind Cries Mary Jamie Cullum

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Amanda is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Amanda Boston

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Maybelene is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Maybelene Chuck Berry

The Best Songs with Mine in the Title The Best Fantasy Anime of All Time

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Lovely Rita is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Lovely Rita The Beatles

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Sherry is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Sherry The Four Seasons

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Runaround Sue is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Runaround Sue Dion DiMucci

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Sweet Jane is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title

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Veronica Elvis Costello