Top Ten Songs About California

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How's it going, TTT? My criteria's rather loose. If it mentions Cali or a location therein, it's cool.

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1California Dreamin' - The Mamas and The Papas

Where I come from, you're lucky if you've got ANY leaves on the trees--brown or not. - PetSounds

2Hotel California - The Eagles

It's rated so highly for a reason. - PetSounds

3California Girls - The Beach Boys

I could have easily filled this entire list with Beach Boys songs, but this is the most obvious. - PetSounds

4Say Goodbye to Hollywood - Billy Joel

NOT the god-awful Eminem ripoff. - PetSounds

5Going to California - Led Zeppelin

This song means so much to me. It's always been a favorite. - Beatlesboy9

6L.A. Woman - The Doors

Seems Jim Morrison is also obsessed with a California girl. - PetSounds

7Come Monday - Jimmy Buffett
8Breakfast In America - Supertramp

"Take a jumbo across the water
Like to see America
See the girls in California
Hoping it's going to come true…" - PetSounds

9Blue Jay Way - The Beatles

George Harrison wrote this song while sitting in a rental house on LA's Blue Jay Way. A couple years later, Paul Simon wrote "Cecilia" in the same house. Must be some good vibrations in the air. - PetSounds

10San Franciscan Nights - Eric Burdon & The Animals

The Newcomers

?Going Back to Cali - The Notorious B.I.G.
?California Love - 2pac

The Contenders

11California - Joni Mitchell
12I Left My Heart in San Francisco - Tony Bennett
13Green River - Creedence Clearwater Revival
14Californication - The Red Hot Chili Peppers
15Love Street - The Doors
16Creeque Alley - The Mamas and The Papas
17Culver Moon - Jackson Browne
18I Love L.A. - Randy Newman
19Little Old Lady (from Pasadena) - Jan & Dean
20Hollywood Swingin' - Kool and the Gang
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1. California Girls - The Beach Boys
2. California - Joni Mitchell
3. California Dreamin' - The Mamas and The Papas
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3. California Girls - The Beach Boys
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