songs The Best Songs About Bridges  

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This list of songs about bridges spans every conceivable incarnation of bridging; between hearts and minds, rivers and valleys, and more. Bridges are a strong image of building and rebuilding what is found and lost, a strong theme for musicians to draw upon. You’re sure to find song on this list of songs about bridges that spans your taste in music.

“Bridge Over Troubled Water” is a song by Simon & Garfunkel that has been covered by a ton of artists including Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, and Roberta Flack.

“Under the Bridge” was a hit for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and marked their crossover into the mainstream. What many don't know is that the song is actually about addiction and shooting up under the bridge.

Which of these bridge songs build you up? Vote for your favorites! If there are any songs about bridges you love that aren’t on this list, please add them.

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Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon & Garfunkel

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Under the Bridge Red Hot Chili Peppers

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The Bridge Elton John

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The 59th Street Bridge Song Simon and Garfunkel

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Diamond Bridge Blondie

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Floating Bridge Eric Clapton

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The Crunge Led Zeppelin

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Under the Bridge Santana, Andy Vargas

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Manhattan Bridge Blues Traveler

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I'll Build a Bridge Glen Campbell

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One More Bridge to Cross The Supremes, Four Tops

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Bridge on the River Suite Wings, The Country Hams

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Bridge to Better Days Joe Bonamassa

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Bridge to Heaven Uli Jon Roth, Sky of Avalon

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Burn That Bridge Jimmy Buffett

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Building the Bridge REO Speedwagon

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Floating Bridge Gregg Allman

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Bedlam Bridge Midnight Oil

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The Bridge Is Over Boogie Down Productions

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Don't Burn the Bridge Dionne Warwick

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Da Bridge 2001 Cormega, Mobb Deep, Nas

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Chelsea Bridge Ella Fitzgerald

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The Bridge You Burn Reba McEntire

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Bridge of Sighs George Lynch

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Chelsea Bridge Sarah Vaughan

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Whiskey Under the Bridge Brooks & Dunn

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Bridge Washed Out George Jones

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Burn the Bridge Mudvayne

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Under the Bridge Taylor Dayne

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We'll Burn That Bridge Brooks & Dunn

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The Bridge Dolly Parton

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Bridge to Nowhere Sam Roberts

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Rope Bridge Crossing PJ Harvey, John Parish

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