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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504 283
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The Police

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619 226
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Derek and the Dominos

4
412 167
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The Rolling Stones

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491 150
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518 204
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Neil Diamond

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486 211
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Michael Jackson

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357 141
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erisedRi added The Kinks

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300 124
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

10
304 128
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The Knack

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297 173
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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250 153
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The Beatles

13
259 159
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The Chevelles

14
243 130
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The Beach Boys

15
224 193
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Eric Carr, Kiss

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266 114
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334 195
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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223 123
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Ram Jam

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279 137
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264 140
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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243 89
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

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197 103
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looksharp added The Beatles

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217 110
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Toto

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230 133
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196 140
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205 121
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334 217
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Plain White T's

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337 84
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

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195 89
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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211 205
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Fountains of Wayne

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218 136
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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349 86
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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215 114
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Boston

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194 129
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Aerosmith

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159 104
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Eric Clapton

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174 90
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166 140
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Leonel Power

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138 111
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123 63
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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113 130
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Van Halen

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102 69
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looksharp added The Beatles

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111 102
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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88 105
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Elton John

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199 183
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Goo Goo Dolls

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132 89
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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148 66
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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88 49
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looksharp added Them

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101 148
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Elvis Costello

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130 176
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Jamie Cullum

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111 56
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The Beatles