Names The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title  

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List Rules Only songs with a girl's name in the title, not in the lyrics

There are many great songs with a girl's or woman's name in the song title. From the advent of popular music, crooners, rockers, rappers and country music stars have used a girl's name in their songs. Many of the biggest bands in music history have done this. Several of The Beatles biggest songs have used a girl's name in its title. "Eleanor Rigby," "Dear Prudence" and "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds" are three examples of Beatles songs that contain a girl's name. The same goes for their counterpart in the Rolling Stones. "Ruby Tuesday," "Angie" and "Sweet Virginia" are three songs where Mick Jagger sings about women by name.

The Beatles and Rolling Stones may two of the biggest bands to use a girl's name in its title, but they are far from the only bands to do so. Other famous fictional ladies who have been mentioned in songs include "Layla" by Derek and the Dominos, Rod Stewart's "Maggie May" and the unforgettable "Sweet Caroline" by Neil Diamond.
Vote for the song you consider to be the best one that contain's a girl's name in its title. These songs are some of the most recognizable with a girl's name and it's up to you to decide which one can truly considered the best on this Ultimate List.
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The Beatles

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503 282
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The Police

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618 225
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Derek and the Dominos

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410 166
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The Rolling Stones

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487 148
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513 203
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Neil Diamond

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355 140
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482 210
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Michael Jackson

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299 122
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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303 127
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The Knack

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295 172
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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246 150
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The Beatles

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259 156
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The Chevelles

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222 187
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Eric Carr, Kiss

15
239 129
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The Beach Boys

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265 113
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332 190
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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221 123
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Ram Jam

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278 136
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242 88
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

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261 139
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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195 102
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looksharp added The Beatles

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217 110
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Toto

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228 133
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195 138
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204 121
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333 215
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Plain White T's

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336 83
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210 198
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Fountains of Wayne

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217 135
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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191 88
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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349 85
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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214 110
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Boston

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194 128
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Aerosmith

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158 103
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Eric Clapton

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174 89
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166 138
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Leonel Power

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137 109
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113 122
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Van Halen

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122 62
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111 93
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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199 174
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Goo Goo Dolls

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88 104
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Elton John

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97 68
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looksharp added The Beatles

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132 88
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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147 65
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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101 138
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Elvis Costello

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130 174
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Jamie Cullum

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78 48
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looksharp added Them

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121 58
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