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List Rules Vote for your favorite Gordon Lightfoot songs, not just singles and hits.

List of Gordon Lightfoot songs, ranked from best to worst by the Ranker community. All of Gordon Lightfoot's singles are included here, but real fans know there are other awesome songs to vote on other than the radio hits. A Canadian folk music legend, he is known as one of the best Canadian songwriters of all time. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each track name, so if you haven't heard a song you can listen to it right here on this list. Is one of your favorite Gordon Lightfoot songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.

This list features songs like "If You Could Read My Mind," and "Carefree Highway." If the order of this list bothers you, then start a revolution and fight the system by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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Early Morning Rain Lightfoot!

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Sundown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Sundown Sundown

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Carefree Highway is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs

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Canadian Railroad Trilogy The Way I Feel

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Rainy Day People is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Rainy Day People Cold on the Shoulder

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Did She Mention My Name Did She Mention My Name?

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Beautiful Don Quixote

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Minstrel of the Dawn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Minstrel of the Dawn If You Could Read My Mind

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Bitter Green is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Bitter Green Back Here on Earth

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Steel Rail Blues Lightfoot!

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Ghosts of Cape Horn Dream Street Rose

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Ribbon of Darkness Lightfoot!

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Don Quixote Don Quixote

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The House You Live In Summertime Dream

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Me and Bobby McGee If You Could Read My Mind

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The Way I Feel Lightfoot!

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3 1
Summer Side of Life is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Summer Side of Life Summer Side of Life

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Too Many Clues in This Room Summertime Dream

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Changes Lightfoot!

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Cold on the Shoulder Cold on the Shoulder

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Let It Ride East of Midnight

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Ode to Big Blue is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Ode to Big Blue Don Quixote

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High and Dry is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
High and Dry Sundown

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Seven Island Suite is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs

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Alberta Bound is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Alberta Bound Don Quixote

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Cotton Jenny is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Cotton Jenny Summer Side of Life

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Softly The Way I Feel

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Approaching Lavender is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Approaching Lavender If You Could Read My Mind

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I'm Not Supposed to Care Summertime Dream

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Summertime Dream Summertime Dream

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Race Among the Ruins is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Race Among the Ruins Summertime Dream

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Black Day in July Did She Mention My Name?

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Cherokee Bend is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Cherokee Bend Cold on the Shoulder

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Spanish Moss Summertime Dream

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Second Cup of Coffee is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Second Cup of Coffee Don Quixote

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2 1
The Last Time I Saw Her is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
The Last Time I Saw Her Did She Mention My Name?

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Old Dan's Records Old Dan's Records

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2 1
The Watchman's Gone is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs

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Nous Vivons Ensemble Summer Side of Life

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Dream Street Rose is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
Dream Street Rose Dream Street Rose

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On the High Seas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
On the High Seas Dream Street Rose

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Tattoo Salute

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Whisper My Name Dream Street Rose

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I'll Tag Along East of Midnight

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The Pony Man is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Gordon Lightfoot Songs
The Pony Man If You Could Read My Mind

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