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
478 269
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The Police

3
596 214
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Derek and the Dominos

4
392 153
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The Rolling Stones

5
466 143
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491 198
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Neil Diamond

7
458 199
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Michael Jackson

8
336 136
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erisedRi added The Kinks

9
288 117
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

10
287 123
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The Knack

11
287 165
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Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck

12
234 142
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The Beatles

13
243 145
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The Chevelles

14
211 175
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Eric Carr, Kiss

15
317 178
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Dexys Midnight Runners

16
258 109
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17
227 126
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The Beach Boys

18
216 116
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Ram Jam

19
263 133
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247 135
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Karen Souza, Jazzystics, Jazzysticks

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228 85
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looksharp added Buddy Holly

22
186 97
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looksharp added The Beatles

23
190 130
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214 126
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25
204 181
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Fountains of Wayne

26
201 108
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Toto

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317 201
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Plain White T's

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196 117
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212 128
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Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck

30
189 119
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Aerosmith

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183 84
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

32
311 82
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looksharp added Fleetwood Mac

33
200 104
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Boston

34
151 101
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Eric Clapton

35
330 82
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erisedRi added Dolly Parton

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166 87
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161 134
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Leonel Power

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130 105
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110 112
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Van Halen

40
105 83
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pigonthewing added The Cars

41
189 161
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Goo Goo Dolls

42
82 100
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Elton John

43
107 62
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looksharp added Al Jardine

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90 65
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looksharp added The Beatles

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127 80
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RobinGallego added Chuck Berry

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97 128
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Elvis Costello

47
129 162
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Jamie Cullum

48
141 62
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looksharp added Ike & Tina Turner

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94 94
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113 123
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pigonthewing added Velvet Underground