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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620 226
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Derek and the Dominos

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412 167
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The Rolling Stones

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493 150
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520 204
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Neil Diamond

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488 211
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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
305 128
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The Knack

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297 173
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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252 153
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The Beatles

13
259 159
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The Chevelles

14
244 130
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The Beach Boys

15
224 195
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Eric Carr, Kiss

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266 114
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335 197
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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224 123
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Ram Jam

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279 137
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265 140
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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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198 103
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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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206 121
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336 217
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Plain White T's

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338 84
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

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198 89
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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218 136
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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212 208
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Fountains of Wayne

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351 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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124 63
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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113 133
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Van Halen

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104 69
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looksharp added The Beatles

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88 105
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Elton John

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111 105
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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199 186
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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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91 49
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looksharp added Them

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148 66
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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130 176
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Jamie Cullum

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101 151
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Elvis Costello

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114 56
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The Beatles