Songs The Best Songs About Willies  

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

Some of the songs featured below include Shotgun Willie by Willie Nelson, Willie the Pimp by Frank Zappa, and Willie and the Hand Jive by Eric Clapton. Vote up your favorites to help them move higher on the list, and downvote any Willie songs that you have heard and don't like.

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Willie Nelson

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Run–D.M.C.

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3 1
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Sonny Sharrock

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2 0
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Frank Zappa

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Buju Banton

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2 1
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2 1
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Cat Power

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2 1
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Townes Van Zandt

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2 1
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1 0
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1 0
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Chris Rea

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1 0
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1 0
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Townes Van Zandt

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2 2
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Jethro Tull

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1 1
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Cat Power

19
1 1
Willie & The Hand Jive is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs About Willies

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1 1
Put the Shoes on Willie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs About Willies

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1 1
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Miles Davis

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1 1
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Cliff Richard

23
0 0
Gamblin’ Willie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs About Willies
Bob Dylan

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0 0
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The Watersons

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0 0
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Emmylou Harris

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0 0
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Bo Diddley

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0 0
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Gram Parsons

28
0 0
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Dusty Springfield

29
0 1
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Waylon Jennings

30
0 1
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Chuck D

31
0 2
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Lisa Lopes, Will Smith