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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    Glen Campbell

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    Streets of Philadelphia

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    Marc Cohn

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    Billy Joel

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    (I Left My Heart) In San Francisco

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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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    Everclear

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    Lodi Creedence Clearwater Revival

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    Dropkick Murphys

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    Sufjan Stevens

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    Burt Bacharach

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    Autumn in New York

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    Marty Robbins

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    June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

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    Memphis, Tennessee

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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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    The Clash

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Houston

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    Saginaw Michigan Lefty Frizzell

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    Luchenbach, Texas

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    Battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton

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    Van Morrison

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    Will Smith

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    George Strait

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    Detroit City

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    Danny Flowers

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    Okie From Muskogee

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    Kiss, Ace Frehley

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    To Live and Die in L.A.

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