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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    Billy Joel

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    most listed Glen Campbell

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    Marc Cohn

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    Streets of Philadelphia

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    Johnny Cash

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    (I Left My Heart) In San Francisco

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    Kiss

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Frank Sinatra

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    Philadelphia Freedom

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Beastie Boys

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    Angel of Harlem

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

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    Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Bob Seger

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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 Scott McKenzie

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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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    Isaac Hayes

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    Burt Bacharach

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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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    Chattanooga Choo Choo

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    Sheryl Crow

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    Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis

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    Houston

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    Katy Perry

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    Tom Jones

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    Don Henley

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    added by Dbo878 Marty Robbins

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    Will Smith

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    Danny Flowers

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    Ian Hunter

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    Put Your Hands Up for Detroit

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    added by bojanthebest George Strait

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    The Clash

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    added by clash1977 Luchenbach, Texas

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    often listed Van Morrison

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    added by Dbo878 Okie From Muskogee

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    To Live and Die in L.A.

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    added by Dbo878 Battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton

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