Us Cities The Best Songs Named After US Cities  

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List Rules Any song with an American city name in the title

An expansive list of songs about cities in the US, ranked by music fans everywhere. From "New York, New York" to "No Sleep Til Brooklyn," American cities and towns have long inspired singers and bands in their lyrics and song titles. This list of US city song names includes music about Memphis, Chicago, San Francisco, Detroit, and many more notable American cities and towns.

Which songs with cities in the title is your favorite? Does it name a city in your state? Or maybe even your hometown? Vote up those you think are the best songs with city names in the title, or click "rerank" to make a list of your own that will influence this Ultimate List.

What are the best songs about cities? Take a look at this list and see for yourself.

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The Doors

2
168 69
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Frank Sinatra

3
196 86
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Elvis Presley

4
138 55
Folsom Prison Blues is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Johnny Cash

5
149 78
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6
202 78
Walking In Memphis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Marc Cohn

7
147 73
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Glen Campbell

8
201 70
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9
130 70
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10
156 41
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

11
258 59
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12
133 63
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Bob Seger, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

13
60 2
Stuck Inside of Mobile With th... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities

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132 132
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Billy Joel

15
121 51
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16
130 64
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Randy Newman

17
115 19
Last Train to Clarksville is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
looksharp added The Monkees

18
99 25
Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Dbo878 added June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

19
127 24
San Franciscan Nights is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
JohnDelSelva added Eric Burdon & the Animals

20
72 26
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21
81 55
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22
109 15
Woodstock is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

23
86 22
The Little Old Lady from Pasad... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Dbo878 added Jan & Dean

24
63 19
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Tom Islava added Billy Joel

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74 44
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