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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    Billy Joel

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    most listed Glen Campbell

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    Johnny Cash

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    ranked low on reranks Marc Cohn

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    Frank Sinatra

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    (I Left My Heart) In San Francisco

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    Kiss

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    Angel of Harlem

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    Philadelphia Freedom

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    Bob Seger, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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    Beastie Boys

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    Randy Newman

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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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    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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    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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    Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis

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    Chattanooga Choo Choo

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    Katy Perry

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    Houston

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    ranked low on reranks The Clash

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    new! Detroit City

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    Ian Hunter

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    added by Dbo878 Saginaw Michigan Lefty Frizzell

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    added by Dbo878 June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

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    Don Henley

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    Will Smith

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    Danny Flowers

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    added by clash1977 Luchenbach, Texas

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    often listed Van Morrison

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    Put Your Hands Up for Detroit

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    added by bojanthebest George Strait

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    added by Dbo878 Battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    added by bojanthebest Kiss, Ace Frehley

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    To Live and Die in L.A.

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