songs The Best Songs About Daniels  

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List Rules Songs must have the name Daniel in the title. Multiple renditions of the same song are ok when relevant.

Songs with a person's name in the title are quite common, but for this list we're only ranking the best songs about people named Daniel. Do you have a favorite Dan song? We want you to vote for your favorite songs about Daniel, whether it's a country song about someone named Dan, a Daniel rock song, or anything in between. You can even add a song to the list if it's not already here, as long as it's a song with Daniel in the title or lyrics.

Some of the songs featured below include The Ballad of Danny Bailey (1909-34) by Elton John, Danny Says by Ramones, and Cowboy Dan by Modest Mouse. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Daniel songs that you have heard and don't like.
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Daniel Elton John

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31 11
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Daniel Bat for Lashes

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17 5
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18 7
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15 5
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17 7
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Danny Says Foo Fighters

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Danny Boy Paul Robeson

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11 5
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9 4
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Nasty Dan Johnny Cash

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Danny Says Ramones

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Donut Dan Goldfinger

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8 5
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Danny Says Less Than Jake

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5 2
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Old Dan Tucker Bruce Springsteen

The Best Charlie Daniels Albums of All Time

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7 5
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Danny Boy Johnny Cash

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5 3
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Daniel Juliana Hatfield

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3 1
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Danny Tiffany

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3 1
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Fancy Dan Nancy Sinatra

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Cowboy Dan Modest Mouse

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5 4
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5 4
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Danny Boy Sarah Vaughan

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3 2
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Danny Boy Cher

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Dan Swit Me Patti LaBelle

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1 0
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Danny Boy Elvis Presley

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5 5
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Daniel Cowman Regina Spektor

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4 4
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Skipper Dan "Weird Al" Yankovic

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3 3
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Old Dan Tucker The Wiggles

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Danny Boy Harry Belafonte

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3 3
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Danny Boy Carly Simon

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Danny Boy George Benson

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2 2
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Dan de Dan Daddy Yankee

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Surfer Dan The Turtles

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Dan Barliman's Jig (by Jon Anderson) Jon Anderson, Carvin Knowles

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Old Dan Tucker Pete Seeger

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Old Dan Tucker Woody Guthrie

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1 1
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Danny Boy Johnny Mathis

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Danny Boy Harry Connick, Jr.

39
0 0
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Danny Says Tom Waits

40
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Danny Boy Diana Krall, The Chieftains

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Danny Boy Tom Jones

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Rollin' Danny The Fall

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Daniel Joss Stone

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Danny Boy Bing Crosby

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Danny Boy Roy Orbison

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Danny Cliff Richard, The Shadows