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The Best Songs With Pay in the Title  

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Have you ever thought about how many songs with pay in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with pay in the name, regardless of genre. Most of the tracks listed here are songs about paying money, but almost all of them have different lyrical interpretations, despite the commonality of having the word pay in the title. This ranked poll includes songs like "The Skills to Pay the Bills (original version)" by Beastie Boys, and "Daddy's Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car" by U2. If you think a good song with pay in the title is missing from this list, go ahead and add it so others can vote for it too. Songs with pay in the lyrics are only allowed if that word is in the song's name as well.
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Elvis Costello
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Hall & Oates
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Pay the Price is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs With Pay in the Title
Roxette
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k.d. lang, k.d. lang and The Reclines
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Joe Jackson, Joe Jackson Band
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Buffalo Springfield
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Gloria Gaynor
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Emmylou Harris
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Ric Ocasek
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The Price You Gotta Pay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Songs With Pay in the Title
Buddy Guy, Keith Richards
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Lucinda Williams
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Van Morrison
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Bruce Springsteen
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John Mellencamp
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Pay Me is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs With Pay in the Title
Tom Waits
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Lou Reed
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Jane's Addiction
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The Price We Pay is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs With Pay in the Title
Robert Fripp, Jakko Jakszyk, Mel Collins
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Ian Anderson
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The Alan Parsons Project