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

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    The Doors

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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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    Johnny Cash

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    (I Left My Heart) In San Francisco

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    Frank Sinatra

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    Kiss

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    Philadelphia Freedom

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    Angel of Harlem

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    Bob Seger, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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    Randy Newman

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Beastie Boys

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    Everclear

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    Paper Lace

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    ranked low on reranks Dropkick Murphys

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Lodi Creedence Clearwater Revival

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    Chicago Sufjan Stevens

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    Burt Bacharach

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    Isaac Hayes

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Dbo878 June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

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    Autumn in New York

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    Dave Loggins

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    Memphis, Tennessee

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    Glen Campbell

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    Sheryl Crow

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    Chattanooga Choo Choo

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    Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis

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    Katy Perry

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    added by Dbo878 Marty Robbins

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    Houston

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    Ian Hunter

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    added by Dbo878 Saginaw Michigan Lefty Frizzell

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    The Clash

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    Don Henley

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    Danny Flowers

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    Will Smith

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    added by bojanthebest George Strait

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    Put Your Hands Up for Detroit

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    added by Dbo878 Battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton

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    added by bojanthebest Kiss, Ace Frehley

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    often listed Van Morrison

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    To Live and Die in L.A.

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    added by Dbo878 Okie From Muskogee

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    Miami Vice Theme

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