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The Best Songs With California in the Title 

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Updated March 24, 2020 2.3k votes 537 voters 47.5k views 106 items

Have you ever thought about how many songs with California in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with California in the name, regardless of genre. Most of the tracks listed here are songs called California, but almost all of them have different lyrical interpretations, despite the commonality of having the word California in the title. This ranked poll includes songs like "Hotel California" by Eagles, and "California Dreamin'" by The Mamas & the Papas. If you think a good song with California in the title is missing from this list, go ahead and add it so others can vote for it too. Songs with California in the lyrics are only allowed if that word is in the song's name as well.

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The Mamas & the Papas
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Red Hot Chili Peppers
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Dr. Dre, Tupac Shakur
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Joni Mitchell
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Snoop Dogg, Katy Perry
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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
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Ramones
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The Carpenters
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Cheap Trick
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Cheap Trick
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The Runaways
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Roy Orbison
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Gone to California is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs With California in the Title
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Marvin Gaye, Tammi Terrell
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Tori Amos
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Vampire Weekend
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PJ Harvey, John Parish
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John Phillips