Top Ten Songs About California

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

The Top Ten

1 Hotel California - The Eagles

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

2 California 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

3 California Girls - The Beach Boys

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

4 Say Goodbye to Hollywood - Billy Joel

NOT the god-awful Eminem ripoff. - PetSounds

5 Going to California - Led Zeppelin

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

6 L.A. Woman - The Doors

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

7 Come Monday - Jimmy Buffett
8 Breakfast 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

9 Blue 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

10 Californication - The Red Hot Chili Peppers

The Contenders

11 San Franciscan Nights - Eric Burdon & The Animals
12 California - Joni Mitchell
13 I Left My Heart in San Francisco - Tony Bennett
14 Green River - Creedence Clearwater Revival
15 California Love - Tupac and Dr. Dre
16 Love Street - The Doors
17 Creeque Alley - The Mamas and The Papas
18 Culver Moon - Jackson Browne
19 I Love L.A. - Randy Newman
20 Little Old Lady (from Pasadena) - Jan & Dean
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Top Remixes

1. California Girls - The Beach Boys
2. California - Joni Mitchell
3. California Dreamin' - The Mamas and The Papas
1. California Dreamin' - The Mamas and The Papas
2. Hotel California - The Eagles
3. California Girls - The Beach Boys



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