The Best Songs Named After US Cities Songs
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The Best Songs Named After US Cities

List Criteria: Any song with an American city name in the title

List of songs about cities in the US, ranked by music fans everywhere. From "New York, New York" to "No Sleep Til Brooklyn," American cities and towns have long inspired singers and bands in their lyrics and song titles. This list of US city song names includes music about Memphis, Chicago, San Francisco, Detroit, and many more notable American cities and towns.

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  1. 1
    Up 74
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    Elvis Presley More
    100
  2. 2
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    The Doors More
    93
  3. 3
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    Billy Joel More
    93
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    most listed
    Wichita Lineman

    Glen Campbell More
    93
  5. 5
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    Bruce Springsteen More
    90
  6. 6
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    Johnny Cash More
    89
  7. 7
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    Tony Bennett More
    88
  8. 8
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    Kiss More
    81
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    new! Theme From New York, New York

    Frank Sinatra More
    81
  10. 10
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    Elton John More
    79
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    Beastie Boys More
    76
  12. 12
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    U2 More
    75
  13. 13
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    Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band, Bob Seger More
    72
  14. 14
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    Everclear More
    71
  15. 15
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    Randy Newman More
    71
  16. 16
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    Paper Lace More
    70
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    new! Walking in Memphis

    Marc Cohn More
    70
  18. 18
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    Dropkick Murphys More
    67
  19. 19
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    Scott McKenzie More
    66
  20. 20
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    Sufjan Stevens More
    65
  21. 21
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    Lodi

    Creedence Clearwater Revival More
    64
  22. 22
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    Dave Loggins More
    64
  23. 23
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    Isaac Hayes More
    63
  24. 24
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    Ella Fitzgerald More
    63
  25. 25
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    Burt Bacharach More
    63
  26. 26
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    Chuck Berry More
    62
  27. 27
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    Glen Campbell More
    60
  28. 28
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    Sheryl Crow More
    60
  29. 29
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    Joan Carroll, Judy Garland, Harry Davenport More
    59
  30. 30
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    Dean Martin More
    59
  31. 31
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    Glenn Miller More
    58
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    Saginaw Michigan

    Lefty Frizzell More
    58
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    Marty Robbins More
    57
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  34. 34
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    Katy Perry More
    57
  35. 35
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    Bruce Springsteen More
    56
  36. 36
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    Tom Jones More
    56
  37. 37
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    Don Henley More
    56
  38. 38
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    George Strait More
    55
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    Willie Nelson More
    55
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    Will Smith More
    55
  41. 41
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    Danny Flowers More
    54
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    Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash More
    53
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    Fedde Le Grand More
    53
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    Ian Hunter More
    53
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Tupelo Honey

    Van Morrison More
    52
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    Battle of New Orleans

    Johnny Horton More
    52
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  47. 47
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    Bruce Springsteen More
    51
  48. 48
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    Ace Frehley, Kiss More
    50
    added by: bojanthebest
  49. 49
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    Wang Chung More
    50
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    Jan Hammer More
    50
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