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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503 283
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The Police

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618 226
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Derek and the Dominos

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411 167
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The Rolling Stones

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489 150
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517 204
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Neil Diamond

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356 140
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erisedRi added The Kinks

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485 211
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Michael Jackson

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300 123
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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303 128
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The Knack

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296 172
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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248 152
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The Beatles

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259 158
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The Chevelles

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241 130
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The Beach Boys

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224 190
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Eric Carr, Kiss

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265 114
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334 194
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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279 136
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222 124
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Ram Jam

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263 140
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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242 89
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

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196 103
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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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196 139
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205 121
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333 217
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Plain White T's

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336 84
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

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211 203
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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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193 89
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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349 86
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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215 113
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Boston

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194 129
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Aerosmith

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158 104
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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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137 111
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122 63
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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113 127
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Van Halen

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111 99
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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88 105
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Elton John

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100 69
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looksharp added The Beatles

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199 180
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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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85 49
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looksharp added Them

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101 145
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Elvis Costello

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130 176
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Jamie Cullum

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121 59
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