Songs The Songs About The Number Three  

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They say the third times the charm, but you're going to love this list of the best songs about the number three right off the bat. To qualify for this list, songs must have the number three in the title or lyrics, whether you're counting to three, or it's 3AM and you're having an after party. All genres are included on this list, so whether you like emo, reggae, or everything in between, we've got you covered.

"Three Little Birds" instantly stands out as a good song with the number three. Recorded in 1970 and released on the album Exodus, the song instantly became one of Marley and the Wailers greatest hits.

If you love country music than "Three Cigarettes in an Ashtray" is a song that you will definitely love. Fun fact for you gamers out there- the song was featured on the K Rose radio station in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.

What is the best song about the number three? Upvote for your favorites below, and feel free to add any songs with the number 3 in them that feel should be included.
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Bob Marley & The Wailers, Soul Train

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13 5
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9 2
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The Clash

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13 6
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

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10 4
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12 6
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The White Stripes

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10 5
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The Irish Tenors

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8 3
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Roger Waters

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9 5
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Cyndi Lauper

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7 3
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The Cure

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5 2
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Roy Orbison

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5 3
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10 8
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Bob Dylan

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6 4
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4 2
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3 1
Three Quarks for Muster Mark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Songs About The Number Three

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3 1
Green Park Suite, Part III: Pl... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Songs About The Number Three

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6 5
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5 4
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Sammy Hagar

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5 4
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Aerosmith

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5 4
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5 4
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Fatboy Slim

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5 4
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5 4
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Bonnie Raitt

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4 3
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Ella Fitzgerald

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4 3
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2 1
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Tangerine Dream

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2 1
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John Lee Hooker

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2 1
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The Breeders

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1 0
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Fats Domino

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1 0
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markthoms1 added Tony Orlando and Dawn

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6 6
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Beastie Boys

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6 6
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Eminem

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5 5
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4 4
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Black Flag

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4 4
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4 4
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3 3
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3 3
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Nick Drake

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3 3
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Jane's Addiction

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3 3
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3 3
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They Might Be Giants

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3 3
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3 3
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Carlos Santana, Wyclef Jean

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2 2
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Run–D.M.C.

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2 2
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2 2
Three Sheets to the Wind is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Songs About The Number Three

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2 2
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The Chemical Brothers

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2 2
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2 2
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Jimmy Buffett