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List Rules Best songs about one, featuring songs with one in the title or lyrics.

You only have one job for this list, and this is to vote for your favorite songs about the number one. To be on this list the song should have one in the title or lyrics. The one songs below encompass every genre, from pop songs like Britney's "...Baby One More Time" to rap hits like Nas's "One Mic." Upvote all the songs with one in them that you really love, and feel free to also add any that aren't already here.

Originally written by Harry Nilsson but made popular by Three Dog Night, the song "One" is perhaps the most memorable song with one in the lyrics. The song's opening line "one is the loneliest number that you'll ever do" will probably make our older readers reminiscent of their half-baked teenage days seeing laser light shows with their friends.

"One' is also the name of a very famous Metallica song. The epic anti-war song was actually the band's first top 40 hit, and is an absolute staple at live shows.

What is your favorite song with the number one in it? Vote up your favorites on the poll below and watch those songs rise to the top of the list.

  

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The Best Songs About The Number Two The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

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For No One The Beatles

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One Metallica

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One of These Days Pink Floyd

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One After 909 The Beatles

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One U2, Absolute Rock

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I'm One The Who

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One Toke Over the Line Brewer & Shipley

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One Three Dog Night

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Time Waits for No One The Rolling Stones

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... Baby One More Time Britney Spears

The Songs About The Number Three Songs That Were Total Ripoffs

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One Good Man Janis Joplin, Janis Joplin & The Kozmic Blues Band, Kozmic Blues Band

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One More Time The Clash

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One Drop is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One
One Drop Public Image Ltd

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One Chord Wonders is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One
One Chord Wonders The Adverts

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We Are the One Avengers - The Alley Cats

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Still the One Orleans

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Tea for One Led Zeppelin

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One Rainy Wish is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One
One Rainy Wish The Jimi Hendrix Experience

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One of These Days Neil Young

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One of These Days Paul McCartney

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Cluster One Pink Floyd

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One More Time Ozzy Osbourne

Women Who Heath Ledger Has Dated The Best Children's Books for Adults to Revisit

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You're the One John Lennon, Yoko Ono

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One Day When God Begs My Forgi... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One

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She's the One Bruce Springsteen

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She's the One Robbie Williams

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One Thing Leads to Another is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One

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One Hot Minute Red Hot Chili Peppers

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One More Kiss is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One

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You're Still the One Shania Twain

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One for John Gee Jethro Tull

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One More Try The Rolling Stones

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The Only One is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One
The Only One The Black Keys

The Best Songs With Track in the Title The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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One More Time Daft Punk

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Only One Flavour is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Songs About The Number One
Only One Flavour TV Smith

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One Hit (To the Body) The Rolling Stones

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One of the Few Pink Floyd

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Already One Neil Young