Music The Best Songs About Jimmys  

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

Some of the songs featured below include "Top Jimmy" by Van Halen, "Jimmy James" by Beastie Boys, and "St. Jimmy" by Green Day. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Jimmy songs that you have heard and don't like.
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Van Halen

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19 6
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Green Day

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15 4
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Madonna

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15 6
Jimmy on My Mind is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs About Jimmys
Loretta Lynn

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Martha and the Vandellas

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7 3
Jimmy Collins’ Wake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Songs About Jimmys
Dropkick Murphys

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The Who

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Tool

10
6 3
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Dave Matthews Band

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5 2
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The White Stripes

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4 1
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Aretha Franklin

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8 6
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Lou Reed

14
5 3
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The Clash

15
4 2
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Bette Midler

16
4 2
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Sheena Easton

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4 2
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3 1
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Aretha Franklin

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3 1
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Scott Weiland

20
2 0
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Jimmy Cliff

21
2 0
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Pete Seeger

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9 8
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Beastie Boys

23
4 3
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Sarah Vaughan, Clifford Brown

24
4 3
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Spin Doctors

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3 2
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Faith No More

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2 1
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2 1
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John Mellencamp

28
2 1
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2 1
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M.I.A.

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1 0
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Guided by Voices

31
1 0
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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard

32
1 0
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Richard Thompson

33
1 0
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Carlos Santana

34
1 0
Tavern Choir (with Jim Lauderd... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Songs About Jimmys

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1 0
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Echo & the Bunnymen

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1 0
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Richard Thompson

37
1 0
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Pete Seeger

38
1 0
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Ric Ocasek

39
1 0
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Sly & the Family Stone

40
5 5
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Boney M.

41
4 4
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James Blunt

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2 2
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Morrissey

43
2 2
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Devo

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1 1
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Pete Townshend

45
1 1
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Peggy Lee

46
1 1
Jimmy Iovine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Songs About Jimmys
Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Ab-Soul

47
1 1
Doctor Jimmy (demo) is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Songs About Jimmys
Pete Townshend

48
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Grateful Dead

49
1 1
Jimmy Ray McGee is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Songs About Jimmys
Julianne Hough

50
1 1
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