The Best Songs Named After US Cities Songs

The Best Songs Named After US Cities

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List Criteria: Any song with an American city name in the title

An expansive 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.

Which songs with cities in the title is your favorite? Does it name a city in your state? Or maybe even your hometown? Vote up those you think are the best songs with city names in the title, or click "rerank" to make a list of your own that will influence this Ultimate List.

What are the best songs about cities? Take a look at this list and see for yourself.

For more, check out these lists:
The Best Beatles Songs | America's Coolest Cities




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    Elvis Presley

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    Frank Sinatra

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    The Doors

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    Johnny Cash

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    Glen Campbell

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    Marc Cohn

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    Billy Joel

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    Bob Seger, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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    Creedence Clearwater Revival

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    Kiss

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    Paper Lace

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    Burt Bacharach

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    June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

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    Glen Campbell

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    Randy Newman

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    The Clash

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    Glen Campbell

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    Isaac Hayes

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    Bruce Springsteen

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    Sufjan Stevens

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    Everclear

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    Beastie Boys

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    Sheryl Crow

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    Dave Loggins

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    Jan & Dean

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    George Strait

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    Danny Flowers

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    Don Henley

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    Kiss, Ace Frehley

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    Lefty Frizzell

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