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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The Police

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Derek and the Dominos

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The Rolling Stones

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Neil Diamond

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Michael Jackson

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316 131
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The Knack

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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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266 155
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The Beatles

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264 163
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The Chevelles

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256 132
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The Beach Boys

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273 116
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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231 126
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Ram Jam

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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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Eric Carr, Kiss

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225 112
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Toto

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226 91
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Plain White T's

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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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Fountains of Wayne

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Boston

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199 131
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Aerosmith

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163 106
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Eric Clapton

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176 91
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Aubrey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
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Leonel Power

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Van Halen

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89 110
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Elton John

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109 62
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The Beatles

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Anna (Go to Him) - The Beatles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
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Dirty Diana is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
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