Songs The Best Songs About Toms and Tommys  

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

Some of the songs featured below include "Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues" by Bob Dylan, "The Ghost of Tom Joad" by Bruce Springsteen, and "Major Tom" by Peter Schilling. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Tommy songs that you have heard and don't like. There may even be a few Thomas songs here, so keep your eyes peeled!
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Peter Schilling

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9 2
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Bruce Springsteen

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9 2
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The Clash

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7 2
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Jay-Z

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9 5
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5 1
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Steve Earle, The Pine Valley Cosmonauts

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4 0
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Dolly Parton

11
4 0
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Sonic Youth

12
5 2
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4 1
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Muddy Waters

14
3 0
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3 0
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A Perfect Circle

16
4 2
The Ballad of Blind Tom is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Songs About Toms and Tommys

17
4 2
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Pete Townshend

18
3 1
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Dolly Parton

19
2 0
Tommy Chong is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs About Toms and Tommys
Macklemore, Blue Scholars

20
5 4
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Snoop Dogg

21
4 3
Peeping Tom is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs About Toms and Tommys
Placebo

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4 3
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Kurt Vanoosterweyck added Tom Helsen

23
3 2
Tommy Goes Berserk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs About Toms and Tommys

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2 1
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