Songs The Best Songs About Henrys  

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List Rules Songs must have the name Henry 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 Henry. Do you have a favorite Henry song? We want you to vote for your favorite songs about Henry, whether it's a country song about someone named Henry, a Henry 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 Henry in the title or lyrics.

Some of the songs featured below include "Henry the VIII" by Herman's Hermits, "Why Henry Drinks" by Drive-By Truckers, and "The Day John Henry Died" by Drive-By Truckers. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Henry songs that you have heard and don't like.

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Henry the VIII Herman's Hermits

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Why Henry Drinks Drive-By Truckers

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Don't Ya Tell Henry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Songs About Henrys
Don't Ya Tell Henry Levon Helm

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John Henry Jerry Lee Lewis

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John Henry Pete Seeger

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Henry Thomas The Lovin' Spoonful

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Henry Lee Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, PJ Harvey, Nick Cave

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The Day John Henry Died Drive-By Truckers

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Love Henry Bob Dylan

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King Henry Pete Seeger

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Papa Won’t Leave You, Henry Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

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John Henry Bruce Springsteen

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John Henry Johnny Cash

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John Henry Paul Robeson

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The Closets of Henry Guided by Voices

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Don't Ya Tell Henry Bob Dylan, The Band

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Please Mrs. Henry Bob Dylan, The Band

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Henry Martin Joan Baez

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Theo and Weird Henry John Mellencamp

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Henry Darger Natalie Merchant

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Henry Martin Donovan

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