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The Best Songs About Poker 

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Updated March 7, 2020 424 votes 146 voters 10.8k views 31 items

Whether you're playing with friends, or you're at a casino with high rollers, poker makes your feel as suave as James Bond. In music, the best songs about poker capture its essential coolness. From OAR to Motorhead, these are some of the most fun songs about playing cards. You can listen to the songs right on this page, so think of this as a poker songs playlist for the next time you host a game at home.

Hands down, one of the most enduring and best poker songs of all time is none other than, you guessed it, Kenny Loggins' "The Gambler." Another great poker song is from core Rat Pack member, old blue-eyes himself, Frank Sinatra, with "Luck Be a Lady." Frank spent a lot of time in Vegas, and many songs about poker also include odes to Vegas, like Elvis Presley during his comeback with "Viva Las Vegas."

Which are your favorite songs about poker? Make sure to thumbs up your favorites and add your own in the comment section below.
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Kenny Rogers
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Motorhead
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Eric Burdon & the Animals
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Frank Sinatra
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Juice Newton
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Elvis Presley
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Lady GaGa
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AC/DC
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Eagles
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TheWelshGuy added
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TheWelshGuy added
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OddBean14 added Sting

with Dominic Miller

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The Card Cheat is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs About Poker
The Clash
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Kathy Holt Davies added Mark Knopfler
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Fleetwood Mac
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Scott Leaf added Deal The Grateful Dead
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Gram Parsons
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Cocteau Twins
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Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs About Poker
Ray Charles
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Kathy Holt Davies added Eric Clapton
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Ray Charles
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Stacey Q
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The Carpenters