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The Best Songs About Davids 

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Updated June 14, 2019 465 votes 304 voters 34.2k views 28 items

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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The Kinks
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Kool & the Gang
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Busted
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The Jam
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James Taylor
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George Strait
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Phish
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Morrissey
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Judy Collins
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A Flock of Seagulls
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Kids in the Hall - Daves... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs About Davids
David Wilkins added
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John McLaughlin
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Ray Davies, The 88
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Benny Goodman
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Song for David Berman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs About Davids
NormanOverholt added John Vanderslice
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King David is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs About Davids
Judy Collins
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Jack Kerouac
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Tom Waits
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