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

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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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160 62
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Frank Sinatra

2
217 79
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The Doors

3
188 81
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Elvis Presley

4
142 74
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5
194 75
Walking In Memphis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Marc Cohn

6
128 54
Folsom Prison Blues is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Johnny Cash

7
143 70
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Glen Campbell

8
128 67
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9
137 39
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

10
124 55
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Bob Seger, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

11
230 66
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12
198 57
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13
123 132
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Billy Joel

14
114 50
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15
94 24
Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Dbo878 added June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

16
107 18
Last Train to Clarksville is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
looksharp added The Monkees

17
114 61
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Randy Newman

18
78 52
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19
67 25
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20
139 149
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21
74 22
The Little Old Lady from Pasad... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities
Dbo878 added Jan & Dean

22
39 2
Stuck Inside of Mobile With th... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Songs Named After US Cities

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70 43
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24
56 19
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Tom Islava added Billy Joel

25
63 36
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Bruce Springsteen