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

2
491 276
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The Police

3
609 219
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Derek and the Dominos

4
403 159
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The Rolling Stones

5
476 146
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506 200
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Neil Diamond

7
472 205
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Michael Jackson

8
347 138
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erisedRi added The Kinks

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293 119
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

10
296 125
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The Knack

11
291 169
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

12
253 149
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The Chevelles

13
240 146
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The Beatles

14
218 178
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Eric Carr, Kiss

15
233 126
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The Beach Boys

16
326 182
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Dexys Midnight Runners

17
261 111
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219 119
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Ram Jam

19
272 134
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20
255 137
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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235 87
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

22
189 100
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looksharp added The Beatles

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210 109
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Toto

24
194 132
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25
221 130
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209 187
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Fountains of Wayne

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200 119
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323 207
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Plain White T's

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324 82
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

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215 132
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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185 86
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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342 83
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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208 106
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Boston

34
192 124
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Aerosmith

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155 103
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Eric Clapton

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171 88
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162 136
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Leonel Power

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133 106
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113 115
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Van Halen

40
108 86
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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196 165
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Goo Goo Dolls

42
115 62
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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84 102
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Elton John

44
131 84
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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92 67
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looksharp added The Beatles

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144 64
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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98 133
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Elvis Costello

48
130 167
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Jamie Cullum

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70 47
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looksharp added Them

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119 57
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looksharp added Dion DiMucci