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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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Herman's Hermits
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Bob Dylan
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Drive-By Truckers
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Jerry Lee Lewis
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Pete Seeger
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, PJ Harvey, Nick Cave
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The Lovin' Spoonful
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Don't Ya Tell Henry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Songs About Henrys
Levon Helm
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Bruce Springsteen
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Drive-By Truckers
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Pete Seeger
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Natalie Merchant
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
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Johnny Cash
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Bob Dylan, The Band
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Guided by Voices
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Paul Robeson
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Bob Dylan, The Band
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John Mellencamp
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Joan Baez
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Donovan