Songs The Best Songs About Davids  

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List Rules Songs must have the name David or Dave in the title.

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 David. Do you have a favorite David song? We want you to vote for your favorite songs about Daves, whether it's a country song about someone named David, a David 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 David in the title or lyrics.

Some of the songs featured below include David Watts by The Kinks, Dagenham Dave by Morrissey, and Who's David by Busted. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Dave songs that you have heard and don't like.

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David Watts The Kinks

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Dave Kool & the Gang

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Who's David Busted

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Arkansas Dave George Strait

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David Watts The Jam

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David Bowie Phish

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Dagenham Dave Morrissey

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Song for David Berman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs About Davids
NormanOverholt added Song for David Berman John Vanderslice

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Dear Dave Benny Goodman

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Song for David Judy Collins

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Dave Brubeck Jack Kerouac

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David Watts Ray Davies, The 88

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Little David James Taylor

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Dave the Butcher Tom Waits

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King David is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Songs About Davids
King David Judy Collins

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Remember David A Flock of Seagulls

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Dave vs. US The Roots

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David John McLaughlin

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Kristofer David is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Songs About Davids
Kristofer David David Soul