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 across countless music genres, including pop, rock, R&B, hip-hop, country, jazz, and disco. Most of the tracks listed here are songs about rivers, but almost all of these hit singles have different lyrical interpretations, despite each song's commonality of having the word river in the title. This ranked poll features timeless songs by many of your favorite rockstars, including "Green River" by Creedence Clearwater Revival, "Take Me to the River" by Talking Heads, “Cry Me A River” by Justin Timberlake, “River” by Bishop Briggs, and of course that 'down by the river song’ by Neil Young and Crazy Horse. Vote below for your favorite songs with river in the title and lyrics, and feel free to check out these artists' discography lists afterwards if you'd like to discover more of their greatest music.
Most divisive: River (feat. Ed Sheeran)