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List Rules Vote for your favorite Gordon Lightfoot songs, not just singles and hits.

List of Gordon Lightfoot songs, ranked from best to worst by the Ranker community. All of Gordon Lightfoot's singles are included here, but real fans know there are other awesome songs to vote on other than the radio hits. A Canadian folk music legend, he is known as one of the best Canadian songwriters of all time. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each track name, so if you haven't heard a song you can listen to it right here on this list. Is one of your favorite Gordon Lightfoot songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.

This list features songs like "If You Could Read My Mind," and "Carefree Highway." If the order of this list bothers you, then start a revolution and fight the system by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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Early Morning Rain Lightfoot!

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Sundown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Sundown Sundown

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Did She Mention My Name Did She Mention My Name?

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Canadian Railroad Trilogy The Way I Feel

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Carefree Highway is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs

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Me and Bobby McGee If You Could Read My Mind

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Minstrel of the Dawn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Minstrel of the Dawn If You Could Read My Mind

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Ribbon of Darkness Lightfoot!

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Beautiful Don Quixote

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The Way I Feel Lightfoot!

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Ghosts of Cape Horn Dream Street Rose

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Bitter Green is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Bitter Green Back Here on Earth

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Summertime Dream Summertime Dream

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Cherokee Bend is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Cherokee Bend Cold on the Shoulder

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Race Among the Ruins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Race Among the Ruins Summertime Dream

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Steel Rail Blues Lightfoot!

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Rainy Day People is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Rainy Day People Cold on the Shoulder

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Too Many Clues in This Room Summertime Dream

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Approaching Lavender is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Approaching Lavender If You Could Read My Mind

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The House You Live In Summertime Dream

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Spanish Moss Summertime Dream

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Softly The Way I Feel

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Dream Street Rose is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Dream Street Rose Dream Street Rose

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High and Dry is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
High and Dry Sundown

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I'm Not Sayin' Lightfoot!

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Changes Lightfoot!

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Saturday Clothes If You Could Read My Mind

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Dreamland Endless Wire

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Seven Island Suite is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs

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Pussywillows, Cat-Tails Did She Mention My Name?

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Alberta Bound is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Alberta Bound Don Quixote

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Let It Ride East of Midnight

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Cobwebs & Dust If You Could Read My Mind

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Cotton Jenny is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Cotton Jenny Summer Side of Life

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Poor Little Allison is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Poor Little Allison If You Could Read My Mind

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Cold on the Shoulder Cold on the Shoulder

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I'm Not Supposed to Care Summertime Dream

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Black Day in July Did She Mention My Name?

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The Last Time I Saw Her is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
The Last Time I Saw Her Did She Mention My Name?

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River of Light Harmony

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Miguel is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Miguel Summer Side of Life

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Summer Side of Life is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Summer Side of Life Summer Side of Life

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The Watchman's Gone is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs

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Old Dan's Records Old Dan's Records

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A Painter Passing Through is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
A Painter Passing Through A Painter Passing Through