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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488 275
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The Police

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606 218
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Derek and the Dominos

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401 158
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The Rolling Stones

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475 145
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503 200
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Neil Diamond

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470 204
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Michael Jackson

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346 137
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erisedRi added The Kinks

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292 118
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

10
295 125
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The Knack

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290 168
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

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252 148
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The Chevelles

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240 145
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The Beatles

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217 177
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Eric Carr, Kiss

15
261 110
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232 126
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The Beach Boys

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324 182
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Dexys Midnight Runners

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219 118
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Ram Jam

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271 133
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235 86
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

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252 137
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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189 99
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looksharp added The Beatles

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209 108
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Toto

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193 131
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220 129
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208 186
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Fountains of Wayne

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200 118
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322 206
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Plain White T's

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321 82
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

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215 131
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

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185 85
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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340 83
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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207 105
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Boston

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192 123
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Aerosmith

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155 102
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Eric Clapton

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170 87
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162 135
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Leonel Power

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132 106
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113 114
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Van Halen

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108 85
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pigonthewing added The Cars

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195 164
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Goo Goo Dolls

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113 62
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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84 101
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Elton John

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131 83
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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92 66
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looksharp added The Beatles

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143 63
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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98 132
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Elvis Costello

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130 166
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Jamie Cullum

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70 46
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looksharp added Them

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119 56
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looksharp added Dion DiMucci