Monday, February 28, 2011

100 Best Songs with a Girl's Name in the Title - Part 5 of 5

The other day I was looking at an album that had several songs with a girl's name in the title. Then I started thinking of some others 'Girl's Name Songs' and decided to compile a list of my favorites - there are hundreds of them! Shrinking the list is proving to be quite a challenge, so I'm going to limit it to 100. Well, here is the final installment! If you missed the previous parts, start at the beginning here.

You can listen to all of the songs featured in this series - scroll to the bottom for a Spotify playlist - Bret

Show Me Mary - Catherine Wheel
From the album Chrome (1993)

Alice - The Sisters of Mercy
From the EP Alice (1983); and on Some Girls Wander by Mistake (1992)

Layin' Up with Linda - The Lemonheads
From the album Varshons (2009); originally by GG Allin

Mrs. Rita - Gin Blossoms
From the album New Miserable Experience (1992)

Diane - Material Issue
From the album International Pop Overthrow (1991)

Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
From the album Thriller (1982)

Evelyn - Clan of Xymox
From the album Twist of Shadows (1989)

Sexy Sadie - The Beatles
From the album The Beatles (The White Album) (1968)

Patty Lee - Les Savy Fav
From the album Let's Stay Friends (2007)

Trudi's Song - Mott the Hoople
From the album The Hoople (1974)

Hey Julie - Fountains of Wayne
From the album Welcome Interstate Managers (2003)

Cherry Came Too - The Jesus and Mary Chain
From the album Darklands (1987)

Lyla - Oasis
From the album Don't Believe the Truth (2005)

Glynis - Smashing Pumpkins
From the compilation No Alternative (1993)

Nancy Boy - Placebo
From the album Placebo (1996)

Sweet Virginia - The Rolling Stones
From the album Exile on Main St. (1972)

Here Comes Alice - The Jesus and Mary Chain
From the album Automatic (1989)

Lucretia, My Reflection - The Sisters of Mercy
From the album Floodland (1987)

Fur Elise - Ludwig van Beethoven
Published in 1867

Sara - Starship
From the album Knee Deep in the Hoopla (1985)

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1 comment:

  1. You forgot one...Darlene- Led Zeppelin, of course I am biased :-)