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"27 Club" ~ Chloé Black = Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix
Released: 2014
Charts: --
Album:
--
Joplin, heroin, cocaine, Cobain,
Raise my Hendrix to Jimi
Top shelf, despair, party hard, don't care
No one gets old in the city

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"1972" ~ Josh Rouse
= Carol King
Released: 2003
Charts: album track
Album:
1972
She was feeling nineteen seventy two
Grooving to a Carole King tune

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"1985" ~ SR-71 =
Whitesnake, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Nirvana, U2, Blondie, Wham, Limp Bizkit, George Michael, Mötley Crüe.
Released: May 2004
Charts: Album Track
Album:
Here We Go Again
......... She was gonna shake that ass
On the hood of Whitesnake's car .........
......... Bruce Springsteen, Madonna
Way before Nirvana there was U2
And Blondie and music still on MTV .........
......... She rocks out to Wham!
Not a big Limp Bizkit fan
Never knew George was gay .........
......... When did Mötley Crüe become classic rock
She hates time / make it stop .........
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"1985" ~ Bowling For Soup =
Whitesnake, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Nirvana, U2, Blondie, Wham, Limp Bizkit, Duran Duran, Sammy Hagar, Van Halen, Mötley Crüe, Ozzy Osbourne.
Released: July 27th 2004
Charts:
UK No.35 ~ US No.23
Album:
A Hangover You Don't Deserve
......... She was gonna shake that ass
On the hood of Whitesnake's car .........
......... Bruce Springsteen, Madonna
Way before Nirvana
There was U2 and Blondie
And music still on MTV .........

......... She rocked out to Wham
Not a big Limp Bizkit fan
Thought she’d get a hand
On a member of Duran Duran .........
......... And who’s the other guy that's singing in Van Halen
When did reality become T.V.
......... She hates time make it stop
When did
Mötley Crüe become classic rock?
And when did Ozzy become an actor?
Also the reference to "...on the radio," resembles the timbre of the voice singing the verses in
The Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star"
, the first video ever played on MTV.
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"1994" ~ Jason Aldean = Joe Diffie
Released: March 2013
Charted: US No.52 - US Country No.10
Album:
Night Train
Hey Joe, Joe, Joe Diffie
Joe, Joe, Joe Diffie
Joe, Joe, Joe Diffie
Will the real Joe Diffie please stand up

The song also features a nod to Eminem's "The Real Slim Shady"
when Jason Aldean sings "Will the real Joe Diffie please stand up"

It also mentions 8 Joe Diffie titles
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"A Simple Desultory Philippic (Or How I Was Robert McNamara'd Into Submission)" ~ Paul Simon also Simon & Garfunkel =
1965: Larry Adler, Diz Disley, John Lennon, Tom Wilson, Barry Kornfeld,
1966: Phil Spector, Lou Adler, Barry Sadler, Roy Halee,
Both: The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Art Garfunkel, Dylan Thomas, Mick Jagger, Andy Warhol.

Released: 1965 and 1966 (both slightly different)
Charts: album track
Albums: The Paul Simon Songbook

The above and many other well known persons are mentioned and some song titles
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"A Dash Of Dean Martin" ~ Potentially Yours feat. Cory Sellers = Dean Martin
Released: 20??
Charted: album track
Album: Here For A Day
I think there must be something wrong with your head
Youre Blue Moon with Dean Martin on instant replay

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A Drop In Time - Mercury Rev = Leonard Cohen
Released: 2001
Charted: album track
Album:
All Is Dream
But I was caught like a fleeting thought,
Stuck inside of Leonard Cohen's mind
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"All The Young Dudes" ~ Mott The Hoople = The Beatles, The Rolling Stones

Released: July 1972
Charts: UK No.3 ~ US No.37
Album:
All the Young Dudes
But we can love oh yes we can love
And my brother's back at home with his beatles and his stones
We never got it off on that revolution stuff

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"Alternate Title" (Randy Scouse Git) ~ The Monkees = The Beatles
Released: May 22nd 1967
Charts: UK No.2
Album: Headquarters
The four kings of E.M.I
Are sitting stately on the floor
There are birds out on the sidewalk
And a valet at the door

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"And The Bands Played On" ~ Saxon =
Rainbow
Released: 1981
Charts: UK No.12
Album: Denim And Leather
See the rainbow shining brightly
Shooting rockets to the sky
Making music and it rolled on through the night

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"And The Melody Still Lingers On (Night In Tunisia)" ~ Chaka Khan = Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Max Roach, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Stevie Wonder, Duke Ellington, Lester Young.
Released: April 15th 1981
Charts: album track
Album: What Cha' Gonna Do for Me

Two jazzmen are mentioned in each of the four verses
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“Anyone Can Play Guitar” ~ Radiohead = Jim Morrison
Released: February 1993
Charts: UK No.32
Album: Pablo Honey
.Grow my hair, grow my hair, I am Jim Morrison
Grow my hair, I wanna be, wanna be, wanna be Jim Morrison
Here we are with our running and confusion
And I don't see no confusion anywhere

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"Beautiful People" ~ Australian Crawl = Robert Palmer
Released: August 1979
Charts: AUS No.22
Album: released as a single

I said beau-tiful people
They've got a Robert Palmer t'shirt in their travel bag
Beau-tiful people
They've got a price up in their hea-ea-ead

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"Beer Time" ~ Justin Moore = Hank Williams Jr.
Released: June 2011
Charts: album track
Album:
Outlaws Like Me
Now it's beer time
Hearin' Hank play live Country boy can survive
I need something cold When the show ends

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"Black Velvet" ~ Alannah Myles = Jimmy Rogers
Released: December 17th 1989
Charted: UK No.2 ~ US No.1
Album: Alannah Myles

Mississippi in the middle of a dry spell
Jimmy Rogers on the Victrola up high
Mama's dancin' with baby on her shoulder

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"Blind Willie McTell" ~ Bob Dylan = Willie McTell
Released: May 1991
Charts: album track
Album:
The Bootleg Series Volumes 1–3 (Rare & Unreleased) 1961–1991.
And I know no one can sing the blues
Like Blind Willie McTell

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"Bon Jovi and Pixie" ~ Francine Mancini = Bon Jovi
Released: 2013
Charts: album track
Album: Heart Opener

I love Bon Jovi and my dog Pixie
We're safe and secure in our little world
Pixie will always love me
And Bon Jovi never will

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“Brimful of Asha” ~ Cornershop = Asha Bhosle (Indian film singer who has sung over 12,000 songs!)
Released: 1997
Charts: UK No.1 ~ US
No.16 Alternative Songs chart
Album:
When I Was Born for the 7th Time

Well, it's a brimful of Asha on the forty-five
Brimful of Asha on the forty-five
Well, it's a brimful of Asha on the forty-five

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"Buddy Holly" ~ Weezer = Buddy Holly,
Mary Tyler Moore
Released: September 7th 1994
Charted: UK No.12 ~ US No.18
Album:
Weezer
Woo-ee-oo, I look just like Buddy Holly.
Oh-oh, and you're Mary Tyler Moore.
I don't care what they say about us anyway.

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"Cars and Girls" - Prefab Sprout = Bruce Springsteen

Released: February 1988
Charted: UK No.44
Album:
From Langley Park to Memphis

Brucie dreams life's a highway

Too many roads bypass my way

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"Cleaning Windows" - Van Morrison =
Jimmie Rodgers, Leadbelly aka Hudie Ledbetter, Blind Lemon, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Muddy Waters
Released: 1982
Charted: album track
Album:
Beautiful Vision
"I went home and listened to Jimmie Rodgers in my lunch-break....."
AND
I heard Leadbelly and Blind Lemon
On the street where I was born
Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee,
Muddy Waters
singin' "I'm A Rolling Stone"

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"Club At The End Of The Street" ~ Elton John = Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye
Released: 1989
Charted: UK No.47 ~ US No.28
Album:
Sleeping With The Past
Where the catwalks gently sway
You hear the sound of Otis
And the voice of Marvin Gaye
In this smoky room

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"Creeque Alley" ~ The Mamas & The Papas = John Phillips, Michelle Phillips, John Sebastian, Jim "Roger" McGuinn, Barry McGuire, Zal Yanovsky, Denny Doherty, Cass Elliot (they are mentioned throughout the song)
Released: 1967
Charted: UK No.9 ~ US No.5
Album:
The Mamas and the Papas Deliver
"John and Mitchy were gettin' kind of itchy .... "
"In a coffee house Sebastian sat ..... "
"McGuinn and McGuire, couldn't get no higher ....."
"Zallie said 'Denny, you know there aren't many who can sing a song the way that you do ....."
"And no one's gettin' fat except Mama Cass ...
.."
"Duffy's good vibrations, and our imaginations, can't go on indefinitely ....."

Duffy who is mentioned is Hugh Duffy, the owner of the club on Creeque Alley, in the Virgin Islands, where the Mamas and the Papas were staying when they wrote this song.
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"Department of Youth" - Alice Cooper = Donny Osmond
Released: March 1975
Charted: US No.67
Album: Welcome To My Nightmare
We're the Department of Youth
And who gave it to you?
Donny Osmond!

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"Do You Remember Rock 'n' Roll Radio?" - Ramones = Ed Sullivan, Murray the K, Alan Freed, Jerry Lee Lewis, John Lennon, T. Rex
Released: May 16th 1980
Charted: UK No.54
Album:
End of the Century
Do you remember Hullabaloo,
Upbeat, Shindig and Ed Sullivan too?

AND
Do you remember Murray the K
Alan Freed, and high energy?

AND
Will you remember Jerry Lee, John Lennon, T.Rex and ?
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"Dream Of A Child" - Burton Cummings
= Elvis Presley, Brenda Lee
Released: 1976
Charted: album track
Album:
Dream of ta Child

When I was a boy, I dreamed that Elvis Presley
Was standing on the corner kissing Brenda Lee
Mama always told me love was made in heaven
Tell me how my best friend could steal my love from me
I love Brenda Lee, Brenda Lee loves me

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"Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)" - Train = Mozart
Released: February 20th 2001
Charted:
UK No.10 ~ US No.5
Album: Drops of Jupiter
Tracing her way through the constellation, hey, hey, hey (mmm)
She checks out Mozart while she does tae-bo
Reminds me that there's room to grow, hey, hey, hey (yeah)

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"Electric Trains" ~ Squeeze = Julie Andrews, Jerry Garcia, Grateful Dead
Released: October 30th 1995
Charted: UK No. 44
Album:
Ridiculous.

And at home the radio was on
From Julie Andrews to Jerry Garcia .....

...... The sound of music passed by me
Just like the Grateful Dead

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"El Scorcho" - Weezer = Public Enemy, Green Day
Released: 1996
Charted: UK No.50 ~ US No.19 Rock Tracks chart
Album:
Pinkerton
I'm the epitome of Public Enemy
Why you wanna go and do me like that?

AND
I asked you to go to the Green Day concert
You said you never heard of them

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"Empire State of Mind" ~ Jay Z feat Alicia Keys =
Frank Sinatra , Bob Marley
October 20th 2009
UK No.2 ~ US No.1
The Blueprint 3

"I'm the new Sinatra, and... since I made it here
..."
"Labor Day Parade, rest in peace Bob Marley..."
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"Extra Ordinary" ~ Better Than Ezra = Madonna, AC/DC, Bare Naked Ladies, (and chess grandmaster Bobby Fischer)
Released: July 2001
Charted: US No.13 (adult chart)
Album: Closer

"Than Madonna got looks ..."
"And just like that AC/DC song ..."
"But just like that Barenaked Ladies' song ..."
"Smart as Bobby Fischer!
..."
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"First Love" ~ Emmy The Great = Leonard Cohen
Album: First Love
Date: Feb 23rd 2009
Charts: non charter

Now the thought of you is burnt
on my body from the first time you did rewind that line from Hallelujah.
The original Leonard Cohen version.

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"Follow My Lead" ~ 50 Cent = Janet Jackson
Album:
Date:
Charts:

Like Janet Jackson say, "I miss you much"
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"For You Blue" ~ The Beatles = Elmore James
Released: May 1970
Charted: b side of "The Long and Winding Road" US release only their last No.1 in the states
Album:
Let It Be
Bop. Bop, cat bop.
Go, Johnny, Go.
There go the 12 bar blues.
Elmore James' got nothin' on this baby!
Go, Johnny Go! is a 1959 rock and roll film
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"Free Fallin'" - Tom Petty = Elvis Presley
Released: 1989
Charted: UK No.59 ~ US No.7
Album:
Full Moon Fever
Loves Jesus and America too
She's a good girl, crazy 'bout Elvis
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"Garden Party" ~ Rick Nelson and the Stone Canyon Band = Yoko Ono, John Lennon aka walrus, Bob Dylan, George Harrison aka Mr.Hughes
Released: 1972
Charted: UK No.41 ~ US No.6
Album:
Garden Party
People came from miles around, everyone was there
Yoko brought her walrus, there was magic in the air
'n' over in the corner, much to my surprise
Mr. Hughes hid in Dylan's shoes wearing his disguise

The opening line...
I went to a garden party to reminisce with my old friends =
Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, Bobby Rydell... the fellow performers at the Revival concert which he wrote the song about
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"Georgia Brown" - G Love And Special Sauce = Elvis Presley
Released: June 24th 2008.
Charts: album track
Album: Superhero Brother
Way down south in Georgia
Close to Augusta GA
Down where the peach trees grow
Where Elvis Presley used to stay

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"God" ~ John Lennon = Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Yoko Ono, Himself
Released: 1970
Charted: US No. 43
Album:
John Lennon: Plastic Ono Band
I don't believe in Elvis
I don't believe in Zimmerman
I don't believe in Beatles
I just believe in me
Yoko and me
And that's reality
ALSO
B
ut now I'm reborn
I was the Walrus
But now I'm John

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"God Rap" ~
Eminem = Fabolous and Ray J, Heavy D & the Boyz, Tupac Shakur, Pharaohe Monch, Rakim, N.W.A, Eazy-E, Dr. Dre, DJ Yella, Ice Cube, MC Ren, Busta Rhymes, Lakim Shabazz
Released: October 15th 2013
Charted: UK No.5 - US No.7
Album: The Marshall Mathers LP 2
The song entered the 2015 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records in which Eminem is commended for the most words in a hit single, 'Rap God', totalling 1,560 words in 6 minutes, 4 seconds.
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"God Speaks Of Marty Robbins" - The Who = Marty Robbins
Released: October 30th 2006
Charted: album track
Album:
Endless Wire
I heard the heavens sing
Predicting Marty Robbins
I knew I'd find
Music and time
Were the perfect plan

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"Goddamn Electric" ~ Pantera =
Black Sabbath, Slayer
Released: 2000
Charted: album track
Album:
Reinventing The Steel
Your trust is in whisky, weed and Black Sabbath
It's goddamn electric

AND
Your trust is in whisky, weed and Slayer
It's goddamn electric

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"Goody Two Shoes" ~ Adam Ant = Al Green
Released: 1982
Charted: UK No. 1 ~ US No. 12
Album: Friend or Foe
Opening their eyeballs, eyeballs
Pretending that you're Al Green, Al Green

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"Harlem Roulette" ~ Mountain Goats = Frankie Lymon
Released: October 2nd 2012
Charted: album track
Album:
Transcendental Youth
Unknown engines underneath the city
Steam pushing up in billows through the grates
Frankie Lymon's tracking Seabreeze in a studio in Harlem
It's 1968..."

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"Heart Songs" ~ Weezer = Gordon Lightfoot, Cat Stevens, Joan Baez, Eddie Rabbitt, Abba, Devo, Pat Benatar, John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, Grover Washington, Quiet Riot, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Slayer, Debbie Gibson, Michael Jackson, and Will Smith.
Released: 2008
Charted: album track
Album:
The Red Album
musical artists are referred to throughout the song, I have listed the names in order.

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"Highlands" ~ Bob Dylan = Neil Young

Released: September 1997
Charted: album track
Album:
Time Out of Mind
I'm listening to Neil Young, I gotta turn up the sound
Someone's always yellin', "Turn him down"

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"How About You" ~ Frank Sinatra = James Durante, George Gershwin.
Released: 1956
Charted: album track
Album:
Songs for Swinging Lovers
And James' Durante's looks give me a thrill..........".
I like a Gershwin tune, how about you? ............"

It was introduced in the 1941 film Babes on Broadway by Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney.
The line "Franklin Roosevelt's looks give me a thrill" was changed to "James Durante's looks"
in a fifties recording by Sinatra, though he did sing it in its original form with Dorsey back in the forties.

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"I Do The Rock" - Tim Curry = John Lennon, Yoko,
Rod Stewart, Mick Jagger, John Travolta
Released: 1979
Charted: US No. 91
Album: Fearless

John and Yoko, farming beef, raising protein quota.
Sometimes they make love and art inside The Dakota.
Rodney's feeling sexy, Mick is really frightfully bold...
and
Liz and Dick and Britt and Liza, Jaclyn, Kate, and Farrah.
Meg and Roddy, John Travolta, Gov. Brown, and Linda.
Interview and People Magazine, Miss Rona and the Queen.
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"I Feel Like Buddy Holly" ~ Alvin Stardust = Buddy Holly, Paul McCartney, Paul Simon
Released: 1984
Charted: UK No.7
Album: ----
I feel like Buddy Holly 'cause it's Raining In My Heart ........"
Now I know how Paul McCartney felt when he got up to say: I wish it was Yesterday ........"
Now I know what Paul Simon meant by the words he found: I wish I was Homeward Bound ........".

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"I Go Crazy" ~ Queen = The Rolling Stones, themselves Queen
Released: 1984
Charted: album track
Album:
The Works
So I ain't gonna go and see the Rolling Stones no more
I don't want to go and see Queen no more, no more
I ain't gonna go and see the Rolling Stones no more
I don't want to go and see Queen no more, no more

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"In The Days Before Rock 'n' Roll" ~ Van Morrison = Fats Domino, Elvis Presley, Sonny Terry, Lightnin' Hopkins, Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker, Ray Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard.
Released: 1990
Charted: album track
Album:
Enlightenment

"Nor Fats, nor Elvis
Nor Sonny, nor Lightning
Nor Muddy, nor John Lee ..... "
and
"Come in, come in, come in, Ray Charles ..... "
and
"The killer, Jerry Lee Lewis
A whole lotta shakin' goin' on,
Great balls of fire
Little Richard ..... "
and
Justin, gentler than a man
Justin, Justin, where is Justin now?
What's Justin doing now?
Just, where is Justin now?
Come aboard

Justin is a reference to the pioneer Irish businessman Ronan O'Rahilly who brought Pirate Radio to UK/Europe via Radio Caroline.
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"It's My Life" - Bon Jovi = Frank Sinatra
Released: 2000
Charted: UK No.3 ~ US No.33
Album:
Crush

Like Frankie said
I did it my way

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"Jack" ~ Red Knife Lottery = Johnny Cash
Released: 2009
Charted: album track
Album: Soiled Soul And Rapture
Oh Jackie boy, dressed in black.
Hilljack Johnny Cash.
Oh Jackie boy life is pretty grand.
A family and a plot of land.

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Jackie Wilson Said
(I'm In Heaven When You Smile)" - Van Morrison = Jackie Wilson
Released: July 1972
Charted: US No. 61
Album:
Saint Dominic's Preview
Da, da, da, da, da,
Jackie Wilson said
It was "Reet-Petite"
Kinda love you got

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Just Like Vince Taylor - Golden Earring = Vince Taylor (frontman for The Playboys)
Released: 1973
Charted: album track
Album:
Radar Love
Got me going like I never came before
Just like Vince Taylor

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Kristofferson - Tim McGraw = Kris
Kristofferson
Released: 2007
Charted:
album track
Album:
Let It Go

Open a bottle of ninety-proof and write a song for you
Like Kristofferson would do

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Let 'Em In - Wings = Sister Suzie (Linda McCartney when she recorded with Suzie And The Red Stripes), Martin Luther a nickname for John Lennon, Phil & Don Everly, Mike McCartney aka Mike McGear, Uncle Ernie (Keith Moon, in The Who's Tommy).
Released: 1996
Charted: UK No. 2 ~ US No. 3
Album:
Wings At The Speed Of Sound
Sister Suzie
Brother John
Martin Luther
Phil and Don
Brother Michael
Uncle Ernie

Auntie Gin
Open the door and let'em in

Brother John is John Eastman, Linda's brother and later Pauls manager and lawyer.
Auntie Gin is Paul's auntie
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Let's Rock - Chrisette Michele = Billy Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn, and Natalie Cole
Released:
Charted:
Album:

So many ladies in the game right now, who want to rock with the chris on the microphone
I've been studying Ms. Billy, Ms. Ella, Ms. Sarah Vaughn, and Ms. Natalie Cole

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"Life is a Rock (But the Radio Rolled Me) ~ Reunion = B. Bumble and the Stingers, Mott the Hoople, Ray Charles Singers, Lonnie Mack, Twangin' Eddy aka Duane Eddy, Poco, Deep Purple, KISS. Sam Cooke, Lesley Gore, Ritchie Valens, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Richard Perry, Phil Spector, Jeff Barry, Righteous Brothers, The Archies, Harry Nilsson, Fats Domino, Brenda & the Tabulations, Carly Simon, Johnny Cash, Johnny Rivers, Mungo Jerry, Peter, Paul and Mary,
Dr. John aka Mac Rebennack Jr, Doris Day, Leon Russell, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Bonnie Bramlett, Wilson Pickett, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Dale Hawkins, Ronnie Hawkins, John Denver, Donny Osmond, J. J. Cale, ZZ Top, David Bowie, Steely Dan, Edgar Winter, Joanie Sommers, Ides of March, Johnny Thunders, Eric Clapton, Stephen Foster, Alan Freed, Murray the K aka Murray Kaufman.
PLUS... EXTRAS AT THE END OF THE ALBUM VERSION...
Freddie King, Albert King, B. B. King, Felix Pappalardi, Randy Newman, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Freda Payne, Aretha Franklin, Tito Puente, Boffalongo, S&G aka Simon & Garfunkel, Bobby Vee, Conway Twitty
Released: 1974
Charted: UK No. 33 ~ US No. 8
Album:
--
The whole song is made up of names and songs
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"Life in a Northern Town" ~ The Dream Academy = Frank Sinatra, The Beatles
Released: 1985.
Charted: US No.7.
Album: The Dream Academy
"... Like Sinatra in a younger day,
Pushing the town away..."
and
"... With John F. Kennedy
And The Beatles... "

The song is inspired by the life of the late singer-songwriter Nick Drake
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"Liquid Dreams" ~ O-Town = Destiny's Child, Madonna, Janet Jackson, Jennifer Lopez (also mentions Cindy Crawford, Tyra Banks, Salma Hayek and Halle Berry)
Released: April 2001
Charted: UK No. 3
Album:
O-Town
I dream about a girl who's a mix of Destiny's Child
Just a little touch of Madonna's wild style
With Janet Jackson's smile, rolled in a body like Jennifer
You got the star of my liquid dreams

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"Listening to Otis Redding at Home During Christmas" ~ Okkervil River = Otis Redding
Date:
January 22nd 2002
Chart: album track
Album:
Don't Fall in Love with Everyone You See

The name is only in the title
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"Lloyd, I'm Ready To Be Heartbroken" ~ Camera Obscura = Lloyd Cole
Released: May 2006
Charted: UK No. 124
Album:
Let's Get Out of This Country
Hey Lloyd I'm ready to be heartbroken
I can't see further than my own nose at the moment

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"Looking Out My Front Door" - Creedence Clearwater Revival = Buck Owens.
Released: July 25th 1970
Charted: US No.1
Album: Cosmo's Factory
There's a giant doing cartwheels a statue wearin' high heels.
Look at all the happy creatures dancing on the lawn.
A dinosaur Victrola list'ning to Buck Owens.

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"Mac The Knife" - Bobby Darin = Lotte Lenya (Louis Armstrong added her to the song, Bobby Darin covered his version)
Released: August 1959
Charted: UK No.1 ~ US No.1
Album: That's All
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"Man on the Moon" ~ R.E.M. = Mott the Hoople, Elvis Presley
Released: November 21st 1992
Charted: UK No.18 ~ US No.30
Album: Automatic for the People.
Mott the Hoople and the game of Life yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah......
......Andy are you goofing on Elvis? Hey, baby.

the song is a tribute to the comedian and performer Andy Kaufman
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"Mary Jane" ~ Shwayze = Etta James
Released: August 19th 2008
Charted:
album track
Album:
Shwayze
Her name was Mary Jane,
She sang, like Etta James,

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"Master Blaster" ~ Stevie Wonder =
Bob Marley
Released: 1980
Charted:
UK No.2 ~ US No.5
Album:
Hotter Than July

Marley's hot on the box
Tonight there will be a party

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"Mellowship Slinky In B Major" ~ Red Hot Chili Peppers = Anthony Kiedis aka Antwan the Swan, Billie Holiday, Count Basie
Released: September 1991
Charted: album track
Album:
Blood Sugar Sex Magik
I've got a mellowship, I've got a fellowship
I've got a non-stop 'Yo Swan' hello chip
and
Billy
sings and Basie swings
These are just a f
ew of my favorite things
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"Mermaid" ~ Train = Johnny Depp
Released: December 27th 2012
Charted: US Adult Top 40 No.13
Album:
California 37
Whoa, whoa
Can’t swim so I took a boat
To an island so remote
Only Johnny Depp has ever been to it before.

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"Mr. Jones" - Counting Crows = Bob Dylan, Marty Jones (friend of lead singer Adam Duritz, member The Himalayans)
Released: 1993
Charted: UK No. 28 ~ US No. 5
Album:
August And Everything After
Man, there's got to be somebody for me
I wanna be Bob Dylan
Mr. Jones wishes he was someone just a little more funky

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“Mr. Sandman ~ The Chordettes = Liberace
Released: 1954
Charts: UK No.11 ~ US No.1
Album: --
Mr. Sandman bring us a dream

Give him a pair of eyes with a come-hither gleam
Give him a lonely heart like Pagliacci
And lots of wavy hair like Liberace

* * * * * * *
"My Baby Just Cares For Me" ~ Nina Simone = Liberace
Released: 1958
Charts: UK No.82/1958 - UK No.5/1987re-release
Album: Little Girl Blue

Liz Taylor is not his style
And even Liberace's smile
Is something he can't see

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"My My, Hey Hey (Out Of The Blue)" ~ Neil Young = Johnny Rotten
Released: August 27th 1979
Charted: US No.79
Album:
Rust Never Sleeps

The king is gone
but he's not forotten
This is the story
of a Johnny Rotten

* * * * * * *
"Nightshift" ~ The Commodores = Marvin Gaye, Jackie Wilson
Released: January 1985
Charts:
UK No.3 ~ US No.3
Album:
Nightshift
Marvin sang of the joy and pain
He opened up our minds
.....
.....
What's going on
and also...
Jackie (Jackie, oh) you set
The world on fire ....
.... Higher and higher

* * * * * * *
"Oh! Carol" ~ Neil Sedaka = Carol King
Released: 1959
Charted: UK No. 3 ~ US No. 9
Album: Neil Sedaka Sings Little Devil and His Other Hits
Oh! Carol
I am but a fool
Darling, I love you
Though you treat me cruel

He had dated Carole King when he was still at high school, so took the knowledge to write the song
Carol's husband and fellow songwriter Gerry Goffin took the tune, and wrote the playful response "Oh! Neil"
* * * * * * *
Oh! Neil" ~ Carol King = Neil Sedaka
Released: 1959
Charted: ----
Album: non-album single
Oh! Neil
I've loved you for so long
I never dreamed you'd put me in a song

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"One Week" - Barenaked Ladies = LeAnn Rimes, Bert Kaempfert, Sting, Tantric, A Tribe Called Quest
Released: September 22nd 1998
Charted: UK No.5 ~ US No. 1.
Album: Stunt
The above are the musical names mentioned in the song.
The song is full of famous people, places and things

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"Pennyroyal Tea" - Nirvana = Leonard Cohen
Released: April 1994
Charted: UK Physical Singles Sales No. 4 ~ US No. 1.
Album: In Utero
Give me a Leonard Cohen afterworld
So I can sigh eternally

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"Post World War II Blues" ~ Al Stewart = Buddy Holly, Allen Ginsberg, Jimi Hendrix
Released: October 1973 (UK); May 1974 (US)
Charted: album track
Album:
Past, Present and Future
...I can still remember the last time I cried
The day that Buddy Holly died...
...In coffee bars I spent my nights
Reading Allen Ginsberg, talking civil rights
...
...Cause music was the scenery
Jimi Hendrix played loud and free...

* * * * * * *
"Put That Record On" ~ Hinder
= The Soundtrack of Our Lives
Released: December 2010
Charted: album track
Album:
All American Nightmare
By the time that the songs came on we were stoned out of our minds
I know it's only rock and roll but it's the soundtrack of our lives

* * * * * * *
"Radar Love" ~ Golden Earring = Brenda Lee
Released: 1973
Charted:
UK No. 7 ~ US No. 13
Album: Moontan
The radio's playing some forgotten song
Brenda Lee's "Coming On Strong"

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"Randy Scouse Git" (Alternate Title) ~ The Monkees = The Beatles
Released: May 22nd 1967
Charts: UK No.2
Album: Headquarters
The four kings of E.M.I
Are sitting stately on the floor
There are birds out on the sidewalk
And a valet at the door

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"Rehab" ~ Amy Winehouse = Ray Charles, Donny Hathaway.
Released: 2006
Charted: UK No. 7 ~ US No. 9
Album:
Back To Black
I'd rather be at home with a Ray
I ain't got seventy days
'Cause there's nothing, there's nothing you can teach me
That I can't learn from Mr. Hathaway

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"Rene and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog after the War" ~
Paul Simon = The Penguins, The Moonglows, The Orioles, and The Five Satins
Released: 1983
Charted: album track
Album: Hearts & Bones
They dance by the light of the moon
To The Penguins
The Moonglows
The Orioles
and The Five Satins
The deep forbidden music

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"Righteously" - Lucinda Williams = John Coltrane
Released: 2003
Charted: US Adult Top 40 No.36
Album: World Without Tears
Be my lover don't play no game
Just play me John Coltrane

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"Rock and Roll Heaven" ~ The Righteous Brothers = Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Otis Redding, Jim Morrison, Jim Croce, Bobby Darin (listed in order they appear in the song)
Released: 1974
Charted: US No.3
Album:
--
Jimmy gave us rainbows
And Janis took a piece of our hearts
And Otis brought us all to the dock of a bay
Sing a song to light my fire
Remember Jim that way ......................."
"................... Remember bad bad Leroy Brown
Hey Jimmy touched us with that song
Time won't change a friend we came to know
And Bobby gave us Mack the Knife

* * * * * * *
"Rocket" ~ Def Leppard = Sgt. Pepper & the Band, Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie), Thin Lizzy
Released: 1989
Charted: UK No.15 ~ US No.12
Album:
Hysteria
the song makes reference to many classic rock artists,
songs and albums
throughout the lyrics

see songs refered to in the lyrics
* * * * * * *
"Roll On John ~ Bob Dylan = John Lennon, The Quarrymen,
Release: 2012
Charted: album track
Album: Tempest
You burned so bright
Roll on, John
AND
From the Liverpool docks to the red-light Hamburg streets
Down in the quarry with the Quarry men

the song is an ode to John Lennon
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"Roll Over Beethoven" ~ Chuck Berry = Ludwig van Beethoven, Pyotr Ilyich Tschaikowsky
Released: 1956
Charted: US No. 29
Album:
--
Ain't got nothin' to lose.
Roll Over Beethoven and tell Tschaikowsky the news.

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"Sir Duke" ~ Stevie Wonder = Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald.
Released: March 1977
Charted: UK No.2 ~ US No.1
Album:
Songs in the Key of Life

That time will not allow us to forget
For there's Basie, Miller, Satchmo
And the king of all Sir Duke
And with a voice like Ella's ringing out

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"Smoke On The Water" - Deep Purple = Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention, Rolling Stones
Released: 1972
Charted: UK No.21 ~ US No.4
Album:
Machine Head
We didn't have much time
Frank Zappa and the Mothers
Were at the best place around

AND
But with the Rolling truck Stones thing just outside
Making our music there

ALSO incase you were wondering
"Funky Claude was running in and out pulling kids out the ground"
this refers to Claude Nobs, a man who helped rescue some people in the fire and found another hotel for the band to stay.
* * * * * * *
"Sweet Home Alabama" ~ Lynyrd Skynyrd = Neil Young
Released: June 24th 1974
Charted: UK No.44 ~ US No.8
Album:
Second Helping
Well, I heard Mister Young sing about her.
Well, I heard ole Neil put her down.
Well, I hope Neil Young will remember
a southern man don't need him around anyhow.

* * * * * * *
"Surrender" - Cheap Trick = Kiss
Released: June 1978
Charted: US No.62
Album: Heaven Tonight
Rolling numbers, rock and rolling
Got my Kiss records out

* * * * * * *
"Sweet Soul Music" ~ Arthur Conley = Lou Reed, Sam & Dave, Wilson Pickett, Otic Redding, James Brown
Released: 1967
Charted: UK No.7 ~ US No.2

Album: Sweet Soul Music

Each verse from the 2nd verse to the seventh is a tribute to a different artist.
(The Miracles are tributed in the 2nd verse by a song title only, not by name)

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"Teasin' Brown Blues" ~ Louis "Louie" Lasky = Gloria Swanson, himself
Released: 1935 (he sang from the mid 20s onwards)
Charted: ----
Album: The Songster Tradition 1927-1935
She got hair like Gloria Swanson and she walks just like Priscilla Dean,
She's the prettiest woman ol' Louie has ever seen..."

* * * * * * *

"Teenage Dirtbag" ~ Wheatus = Iron Maiden
Released: July 17th 2000
Charted: UK No.2 ~ US Mod. Rock No.7
Album: Wheatus

'Cause I'm just a teenage dirtbag baby
Yeah I'm just a teenage dirtbag baby
Listen to Iron Maiden baby with me

ALSO
I got two tickets to Iron Maiden baby
Come with me Friday, don't say maybe
I'm just a teenage dirtbag baby

* * * * * * *
"The Authority Song" ~ Jimmy Eat World = The Jesus and Mary Chain
Released: July 18th 2001
Charted: album track
Album:
Bleed American
The DJ never has it

JMC automatic
If those were Roy's headphones
you bet he'd play What Goes On.

Roy refers to ????????

* * * * * * *
"The Intro and The Outro" - The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band = "Legs" Larry Smith, Sam Spoons, Vernon Dudley Bohay-Nowell, Neil Innes, Rodney Slater, Roger Ruskin Spear, Vivian Stanshall, Liberace, Eric Clapton, Roy Rogers, Count Basie Orchestra, Val Doonican, Max Jaffa, J Arthur Rank.
Released: October 1967
Charted: album track
Album: Gorilla

The above are the musically involved names who are mentioned.
The whole song is made up of famous names and musical instruments
* * * * * * *
"The Miracle" ~ Queen = Jimi Hendrix
Released: November 1989
Charted: UK No. 21
Album:
The Miracle
The wonders of this world go on, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Captain Cook and Cain and Abel, Jimi Hendrix to the Tower of Babel
It's a miracle, it's a miracle, it's a miracle, it's a miracle

* * * * * * *
The One That Got Away - Katy Perry = Radiohead, June Carter, Johnny Cash
Released: October 2011
Charts: UK No. 18 ~ US No. 3
Album:
Teenage Dream

Summer after high school, when we first met
We make-out in your Mustang to Radiohead

AND
I was June and you were my Johnny Cash
Never one without the other, we made a pact

* * * * * * *
The Prince -
Madness = Buster Prince
Album: - -
Date: August 10th 1979
Charts: UK No.16

Buster, he sold the heat
With a rock-steady beat

AND
We want the
Bring back the Prince

* * * * * * *

"The Story Of A Rock And Roll Band" ~ Randy Newman = ELO
Released: August 1979
Charted:
album track
Album:
Born Again

I prefer E.L.O. I love their "Mr. Blue Skies"
Almost my favorite is "Turn to Stone"
And how 'bout "Telephone Line"?
I love that E.L.O.

* * * * * * *
"The Things That Dreams Are Made Of" ~ Human League = Norman Wisdom, The Ramones
Released: January 21st 2008
Charted: album track
Album: Dare
The things that dreams are made of
New York, ice cream, TV, travel, good times
Norman Wisdom, Johnny, Joey, Dee Dee, good times

* * * * * * *
The Trip ~ Donovan = Bob Dylan, Joan Baez

Released: August 1966
Charted: album track
Album:
Sunshine Superman
Bobby Dylan he sat "the Mad Hatter",
A broken hour glass in his hand,
And-a Joannie sat in a white lace
Looking cool with a black lace fan.

ALSO the line
And Julian he sat on a diamond ring
is Julian Brian Jones born July 23rd 1964, the son of Brian Jones and Linda Lawrence. Donovan married Linda and adopted Julian.
* * * * * * *
"The Unseen Power Of The Picket Fence" ~ Pavement = R.E.M.

Released: 1993
Charted:
album track
Album:
No Alternative... an alternative rock compilation album released for AIDS relief.

There's some bands I'd like to name-check
And one of them is R.E.M.
Classic songs with a long history
Southern boys just like you and me

* * * * * * *
"There’s A Guy Works Down the Chip Shop Swears He’s Elvis" ~ Kirsty MacColl = Elvis Presley

Released: May 1981
Charted: UK No.14
Album: Desperate Character

There's a guy works down the chip shop swears he's Elvis
Just like you swore to me that you'd be true
There's a guy works down the chip shop swears he's Elvis
But he's a liar and I'm not sure about you

* * * * * * *
"These Dreams of You" ~ Van Morrison = Ray Charles
Released: February 1970
Charts: album track
Album:
Moon Dance
And Ray Charles was shot down
But he got up to do his best

* * * * * * *
"This Is Hell" ~ Elvis Costello = Julie Andrews, John Coltrane
Released: February 1970
Charts: album track
Album:
Moon Dance

"My Favourite Things" are playing
Again and again
But it's by Julie Andrews
And not by John Coltrane

* * * * * * *
"Three MCs And One DJ" ~ The Beastie Boys = Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Rose Royce, Kenny Rogers, Mix Master Mike aka Michael Schwartz, ?Ed Norton?, Mario Caldato Jr, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz
Released: January 1999
Charts: UK No. 21
Album:
Hello Nasty
My name's Mike D and I'm the ladies choice
I want to get next to you like Rose Royce

and
Kenny Rogers' "Gambler" is my gambling theme
Mix Master Mike with the scratch routine
and
And Norton is chillin' with Mario
Well my name is Adrock I'm a Scorpio
Don't ask me cause I just don't know

* * * * * * *

“Thunder on the Mountain” ~ Bob Dylan = Alicia Keys
Released: August 2006
Charts: album track
Album: Modern Times
I was thinkin' 'bout Alicia Keys, couldn't keep from crying
But she was born in Hell's Kitchen, I was living down the line
I'm wondering where in the world Alicia Keys could be
I been looking for her even clear through Tennessee

this second verse is based on the song "Ma Rainey" by Memphis Minnie.
Dylan cuts and shuffles Memphis Minnie's lyrics substituting Alicia Keys and Hell's Kitchen for Ma Rainey and her Georgia birthplace.
* * * * * * *
"Thunder Road" ~ Bruce Springsteen = Roy Orbison
Released: August 1975
Charts: album track
Album: Born To Run

Roy Orbison singing for the lonely
Hey that's me and I want you only

* * * * * * *
"Trans Europe Express" ~
Kraftwerk = Iggy Pop , David Bowie.
Released: 1977
Charts: US No. 67
Album: Trans-Europe Express
From station to station
Back to Düsseldorf City
Meet Iggy Pop and David Bowie

* * * * * * *
"Tribute (Right On)" ~ The Pasadenas = Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Sam Cooke, Jackie Wilson, Otis Redding, James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Little Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, Ike and Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Jimi Hendrix, Phil Spector (Sound of Philly), The Jackson 5.
Released: 1988
Charts: UK No. 5 ~ US No. 52
Album: To Whom It May Concern
These artists are listed throughout the song
* * * * * * *
"We Didn't Start The Fire" ~ Billy Joel
= Doris Day, Johnnie Ray, Liberace, Arturo Toscanini, Elvis Presley, Brigette Bardot, Buddy Holly, U2, Chubby Checker, Bob Dylan, Beatles.
Released: 1989
Charted: UK No. 7 ~ US No. 1
Album:
Storm Front
These artists are listed with many other historical figures throughout the song
* * * * * * *
"We're the Replacements" ~ They Might Be Giants = The Replacements
Released: 1987
Charted:
EP track
Album:
"Don't Let's Start" EP
Hi, we're the Replacements (hi)
Hi, we're the Replacements (hi)
Hi, we're the Replacements (hi)

* * * * * * *
We're An American Band - Grand Funk = Connie Hamzy (famous groupie), Freddie King,
Released: July 1973
Charted: US No.1
Album:
We're an American Band
Last night in Little Rock, put me in a haze
Sweet, sweet Connie was doin' her act
She had the whole show and that's a natural fact
Up all night with Freddie King
I got to tell you, poker's his thing

* * * * * * *
"Weed With Willie" ~ Toby Keith = Willie Nelson
Released: 2003
Charted: album track
Album:
Shock'n Y'all
I'll never smoke weed with Willie again
My party's all over before it begins

* * * * * * *
"When Smokey Sings" ~ ABC =
The Miracles, Smokey Robinson, Luther Vandross, Sly Stone, James Brown, Marvin Gaye
Released: May 1987
Charted: UK No.11 ~ USA No. 5
Album: Alphabet City
The slyest rhymes, the sharpest suits
In miracles made real

and
Luther croons
Sly's the original, originator
James screams
Marvin was the only innovator
But nothing can compare, nothing can compare
When smokey sings
* * * * * * *
"Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes?" ~ George Jones = Jessie Colter, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Charlie Pride, Hank Williams, Marty Robbins, Lefty Frizzell
Released: August 1985
Charted: US No.3 Country chart
Album: Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes?

Like the outlaw that walks through Jesse's dream
and
God bless the boys from Memphis
Blue Suede Shoes and Elvis

and
Old Jerry Lee and Charlie
And old Go Cat Go still echoes through the years

also
Old Marty, Hank and Lefty
Why I can feel them right here with me

This track also refers to many songs ->
SONGS THAT REFERENCE OTHER SONG TITLES
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"Williamsburg Will Oldham Horror" ~ Jeffrey & Jack Lewis =
Will Oldham aka Billie "Prince" Bonnie/Major Matt Mason USA/Rolling Stones/Bob Dylan/Neil Young
Released: 2005
Charted: --
Album: City and Eastern Songs
References to Will Oldham aka Billie "Prince" Bonnie
throughout the song
and
Today I went to Major Matt's to remaster my old album
and
'Cause The Stones in '65 want total satisfaction, kid
But The Stones in '69 see grace in just getting what you need

and
But even you must want to quit like if you hear a record by Bob Dylan or Neil Young or whatever

* * * * * * *
"Willie Deadwilder" ~ Cat Power = Bob Dylan
Released: October 26th 2004
Charted: --
Album:
released as a single CD with the DVD Speaking for Trees: A Film by Mark Borthwick
When Dylan sang Ramona in the taxi that night
I knew it right away would either be hard or be right
'Cause I'm not Ramona, and you didn't write that song
'Cause you're not Dylan, and I know we really do get along
* * * * * * *
"Woke UpThis Morning" ~ Alabama 3 = Charles Mingus, Jackie Mclean, Eric Dolphy, J.R. Monterose, Howlin' Wolf, Billie Holliday, John Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Lester Young, Ella Fitzgerald, Jimmy Reed, Muddy Waters,
Released: June 1997
Charted: UK No.80
Album:
And listen to the sweet sculptural rhythms of Charles Mingus
And J.R. Monterose and Jackie Mclean
Duet on those saxophones

and
I say, so long Eric, so long, John Coltrane
And Charles Mingus, so long, Duke Ellington
And Lester Young, so long, Billie Holliday
And Ella Fitzgerald, so long, Jimmy Reed
So long, Muddy Waters, and so, long Howlin' Wolf

* * * * * * *
"Year 3000" - Busted = Michael Jackson

Released: 2003
Charted: UK No. 2
Album:
Busted
This song had gone multi-platinum.
Everybody bought our seventh album,
It had outsold Michael Jackson.

* * * * * * *
"You Get What You Give" - New Radicals =
Beck, Hanson, Courtney Love, Marilyn Manson
Released : November 10th 1998
Charted: UK No.5 ~ US No.36
Album: Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too
Fashion shoots with Beck and Hanson,
Courtney Love and Marilyn Manson
You're all fakes, run to your mansions
Come around, we'll kick your ass in

* * * * * * *
"You're My Song" - A Rocket to the Moon = The Beatles, Rolling Stones
Released: 2012
Charted: Album track
Album:
Wild & Free
I grew up on the Beatles
And you were raised on the Stones
You're a little bit country, yeah
And I play rock and roll

* * * * * * *
"You're The Top" - Cole Porter = Strauss, Vincent Youmans, Irving Berlin, Mae West, Irène Bordoni, Rudy Vallée, Fred Astaire
Released: 1934
Charted: ----
Album: From the musical Anything Goes
The above are the musical people mentioned in the song.
The whole song is made up of famous people, places and things.
Cover versions add or replace their own people and places.

* * * * * * *
"Zimmerman Blues" - Ralf McTell = Bob Dylan
Released: 1972
Charted: Album track
Album:
Not Till Tomorrow

I was out on that road,
happy, hungry and cold.
First you win and then you lose.
Oh, Lord, I got the Zimmerman blues.
(Ralf changed his name from Ralf May to Ralf McTell in homage to the great blues singer Blind Willie McTell)
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ALSO VISIT

SONGS THAT REFERENCE OTHER SONG TITLES
and

TRIBUTE SONGS

and
ELVIS PRESLEY INSPIRED SONGS <--a wikipedia list

Thankyou to Patrick Swimberghe
for inspiring this page

and
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HELPING MAKE THIS A GREAT PAGE

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