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The Best Songs About Crushes  

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List Rules Songs with "crush" in the title are fair game, but this list focuses mainly on songs about having a crush as a subject.

What's better than a good crush song to listen to while thinking about the one you yearn for? This is a ranked list of all songs about crushes, as voted on by music fans like you. Some of the songs included below may have the word "crush" in the lyrics or title, while others are only about having a crush as a subject or theme. If you're crushing on someone then you might get butterflies in your stomach while listening to the songs on this list, whether you're a boy or a girl.

Music isn't typically categorized by the meaning of the words, so this music list is a great way to find some solid tracks that are thematically similar. Vote for the crushes songs that you enjoy the most, and downvote ones if you think they're not worthy of being high on the list. If one of your top songs is missing, add it to the list so others can vote for it too. Many genres of music are featured below, including rock, pop, folk, metal, and more. This poll features items like “Teardrops on My Guitar” and “I Want to Hold Your Hand.”
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Mariah Carey
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Taylor Swift
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The Smashing Pumpkins
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Carly Rae Jepsen
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Paramore
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Michael Jackson
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The Notorious B.I.G., Lil' Kim, Lil' Cease
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Taylor Swift
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Jennifer Paige
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Colbie Caillat
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Selena Gomez & the Scene, Selena Gomez
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Bruce Springsteen
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Dave Matthews Band
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Alkaline Trio