Total Nerd The Best Songs with Superhero References  

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List Rules Vote up songs with comic book character references you like the most.

Comic book characters are so prevalent in pop culture these days that you can find references just about anywhere. Though they may be hard to find, comic book references are everywhere in music. Which songs have comic reference in them? Not necessarily superhero theme songs!

These songs span all genres, from pop to hip hop, so there's no telling when a comic book character reference could arise. This list is votable, so browse through and vote up which songs you like the most that have comic book references. You may find some that'll surprise you. Enjoy!
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Superman, obvi.
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Artist: Black Sabbath

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A song about Flash Gordon!
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Artist: DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince, Will Smith

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