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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515 291
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The Police

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634 229
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Derek and the Dominos

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427 171
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The Rolling Stones

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507 154
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535 209
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Neil Diamond

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373 145
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erisedRi added The Kinks

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501 221
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Michael Jackson

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312 127
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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318 132
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The Knack

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312 177
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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266 157
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The Beatles

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266 164
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The Chevelles

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257 132
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The Beach Boys

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274 116
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347 204
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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232 127
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Ram Jam

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224 105
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looksharp added The Beatles

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289 144
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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265 91
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

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228 236
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Eric Carr, Kiss

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226 112
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Toto

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285 172
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229 92
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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235 137
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215 124
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200 143
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351 85
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

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339 225
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Plain White T's

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223 140
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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218 219
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Fountains of Wayne

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365 89
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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200 131
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Aerosmith

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224 117
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Boston

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165 107
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Eric Clapton

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179 91
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170 143
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Leonel Power

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77 6
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MusicOfTheForest added Bread

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144 115
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134 65
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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121 51
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looksharp added Them

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117 71
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looksharp added The Beatles

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78 8
Dirty Diana is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title
MusicOfTheForest added Michael Jackson

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115 140
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Van Halen

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90 110
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Elton John

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114 64
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looksharp added The Beach Boys

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77 10
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geminijim79 added The Beatles

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137 92
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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171 67
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looksharp added The Four Seasons

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149 59
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The Beatles