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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478 267
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The Police

3
595 213
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Derek and the Dominos

4
391 152
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The Rolling Stones

5
464 143
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489 197
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Neil Diamond

7
457 197
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Michael Jackson

8
334 136
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erisedRi added The Kinks

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287 116
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

10
286 122
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The Knack

11
287 163
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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232 141
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The Beatles

13
241 144
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The Chevelles

14
209 174
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Eric Carr, Kiss

15
316 176
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Dexys Midnight Runners

16
257 108
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225 125
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The Beach Boys

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216 115
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Ram Jam

19
261 132
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227 84
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

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244 134
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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185 96
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looksharp added The Beatles

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189 128
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213 124
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204 179
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Fountains of Wayne

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200 107
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Toto

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316 200
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Plain White T's

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196 116
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212 127
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

30
189 118
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Aerosmith

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183 83
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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310 81
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

33
198 104
Amanda is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
Boston

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151 100
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Eric Clapton

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330 81
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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165 86
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159 133
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Leonel Power

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129 104
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110 110
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Van Halen

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104 81
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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188 160
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Goo Goo Dolls

42
82 99
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Elton John

43
106 61
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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89 64
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looksharp added The Beatles

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125 80
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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95 127
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Elvis Costello

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129 160
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Jamie Cullum

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141 61
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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94 93
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112 121
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pigonthewing added Velvet Underground