Songs The Best Songs with River in the Title  

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Have you ever thought about how many songs with river in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with river in the name, regardless of their genre. Many of the tracks listed are songs about river, but just because that word is in the title doesn't mean that the song's subject is exclusively about that. This ranked list includes songs like "Cry Me a River" by Justin Timberlake, and "Yellow River" by Carly Simon. If your favorite song with river in the title isn't listed, feel free to add it to the list so others can also vote it up. Songs with river in the lyrics are fair game too.

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Green River Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Take Me to the River Talking Heads

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Moon River Frank Sinatra

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Take Me to the River Bryan Ferry

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Big River Johnny Cash

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Meeting Across the River Bruce Springsteen

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The River of Dreams Billy Joel

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The River Garth Brooks

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Cry Me a River Justin Timberlake

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Dam That River Alice in Chains

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Following the River The Rolling Stones

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To the River John Mellencamp

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There's a River Steve Winwood

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Down by the River Neil Young & Crazy Horse

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Steve Ciesielski added River Bishop Briggs

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Cry Me a River Aerosmith

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Goodbye to a River Don Henley

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Tennessee River Hank Williams, Jr.

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London River Fairport Convention

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Slow Rivers Elton John, Cliff Richard

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Duke64 added Hole In The River Crowded House - Crowded House

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Whiskey River Willie Nelson

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Ol' Man River Frank Sinatra

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River of Love Lynch Mob

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The sad river Frédéric Chopin

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River Herbie Hancock, Corinne Bailey Rae

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Duke64 added Watching the River Run Loggins and Messina

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Neon River Keane

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By This River Brian Eno

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Moon River Sarah Vaughan

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River of Happiness Dolly Parton

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Green River Dixie Chicks

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Greasy Grass River The Black Crowes

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Long River Gordon Lightfoot

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The River Good Charlotte, Synyster Gates, M. Shadows

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River of Deceit Mad Season

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River Serpentine The Budos Band

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Yellow River Carly Simon, Christie