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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    Elvis Presley

    ) open
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    The Doors

    ) open
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    Streets of Philadelphia

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    most listed
    Glen Campbell

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    Billy Joel

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    (I Left My Heart) In San Francisco

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    + 50
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    Angel of Harlem

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    + 48
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    Philadelphia Freedom

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    Bob Seger, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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    Randy Newman

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    Everclear

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Lodi Creedence Clearwater Revival

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    ) open
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    + 47
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    ranked low on reranks
    Dropkick Murphys

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  21. 21
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    Sufjan Stevens

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    ) open
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    Autumn in New York

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    Sheryl Crow

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    + 15
    - 4

    added by Dbo878
    Marty Robbins

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  29. 29
    + 18
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    Memphis, Tennessee

  30. 30
    + 22
    - 10


    Bruce Springsteen

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    Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis

  32. 32
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    Chattanooga Choo Choo

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    June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

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    The Clash

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    Don Henley

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    Ian Hunter

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    Houston

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    Saginaw Michigan Lefty Frizzell

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    ranked low on reranks & added by clash1977
    Luchenbach, Texas

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    often listed
    Van Morrison

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    Will Smith

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    added by Dbo878
    Battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton

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    George Strait

    ) open
  45. 45
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    - 8


    Detroit City

  46. 46
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    - 17


    Danny Flowers

    ) open
  47. 47
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    Bruce Springsteen

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    Kiss, Ace Frehley

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    Put Your Hands Up for Detroit

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    To Live and Die in L.A.

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