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List Rules Songs must have the name James in the title.

Songs with a person's name in the title are quite common, but for this list we're only ranking the best songs about people named James. Do you have a favorite James song? We want you to vote for your favorite songs about James, whether it's a country song about someone named James, a James rock song, or anything in between. You can even add a song to the list if it's not already here, as long as it's a song with James in the title or lyrics.

Some of the songs featured below include "Sweet Baby James" by James Taylor, "James Dean" by Eagles, and "Jimmy James" by Beastie Boys. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any James songs that you have heard and don't like.

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Sweet Baby James James Taylor, Carole King

24 Times James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke Segments Made Your Day The (Male) Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

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James Dean Eagles

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Jimmy James Beastie Boys

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Reuben James Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

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James K. Polk They Might Be Giants

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Jesse James Bruce Springsteen

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Ridin' With James Dean Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

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James & the Gang Joan Baez

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James Carly Simon

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Penguin, James Penguin Brad Paisley

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Little James Oasis

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Rusty James Green Day

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St. James Infirmary Blues The White Stripes

Ronnie James Dio's Greatest Album Moments The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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How James E. Dikshun Hijacked Anal Mucus Snoop Dogg, Charlie Wilson, Anal Mucus

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James Brown Cage the Elephant

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James Bond Theme Glen Campbell

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Bobby James N*E*R*D

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James Dean Goo Goo Dolls

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James Dean Bonnie Tyler

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Jesse James Bob Seger

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St. James Infirmary Joe Cocker

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Frank and Jesse James Warren Zevon

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Mr. James Dean Hilary Duff

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Jesse James Scarface

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St. James Infirmary Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong and His Savoy Ballroom Five

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Meet James Ensor They Might Be Giants

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Saint James Infirmary Van Morrison

The Best James Blunt Songs Harsh Truths About Healthy Foods and What You Can Do About It

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Jesse James is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James
Jesse James Pete Seeger, Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Ed McCurdy

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James The Bangles

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St. James Infirmary Bobby Bland

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St. James Infirmary Eric Burdon & the Animals

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Rueben James Conway Twitty

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Jumping for James is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James
Jumping for James Quincy Jones, The Jones Boys

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That Old King James is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James
That Old King James Scotty McCreery

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James on the Loose James Brown

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Rick James is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James
Rick James Nelly, T.I.

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St. James is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James
St. James Avenged Sevenfold

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Oliver James Fleet Foxes

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St. James Infirmary is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James

The Best Elmore James Albums of All Time The Worst A-List Hollywood Actors

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If I'm James Dean, You're Audr... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 20+ Great Songs About the Name James

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Son of Skip James Dion DiMucci

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Miss James Howlin' Wolf

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Reuben James Pete Seeger