Top 10 Songs About Prostitutes


The Top Ten

1 Killer Queen - Queen
2 22 Acacia Avenue - Iron Maiden
3 Back In the Saddle - Aerosmith
4 Rocket Queen - Guns N' Roses
5 Maggie Mae - The Beatles
6 Roxanne - The Police
7 Dirty Women - Black Sabbath
8 Sweet Painted Lady - Elton John
9 Private Dancer - Tina Turner

Used to love this song so much. - Britgirl

10 Xxplosive - Dr. Dre

The Newcomers

? Honky Tonk Women - Rolling Stones

The Contenders

11 Acid Queen - The Who
12 Sweet Cream Ladies, Forward March - The Box Tops

RIP Alex Chilton.

13 For Free - DJ Khaled
14 WTP - Eminem
15 When the Sun Goes Down - Arctic Monkeys

Nice song, and the little allusion to Police (that can be heard in the sample) is pretty cool - Lotuscandy

16 Walk on the Wild Side - Lou Reed
17 Pyramids - Frank Ocean
18 Maggie May - Rod Stewart

This song isn't about a prostitute. It's about a young man having a sexual relationship with an older woman. According to Stewart, it was based on his real-life first experience.
The title, the name Maggie May, was taken from a different song about a prostitute. - Billyv

19 Lady Marmalade - LaBelle
20 Something in Your Mouth - Nickelback
21 X Offender - Blondie
22 Queer - Garbage
23 53rd & 3rd - Ramones
24 Mama - Genesis
25 The Whores Hustle and the Hustlers Whore - PJ Harvey
26 Bad Girls - Donna Summer
27 There She Goes Again - The Velvet Underground
28 Les p'tites femmes de Pigalle - Serge Lama

Pigalle is an area in Paris, around the Place Pigalle and below the butte Montmartre. It is mostly, and since a really long time (nicknamed "Pig Alley" during WWII by Allied soldiers), famous for being a tourist district, with many sex shops, theatres, cabarets (the Moulin Rouge), adult shows, and bars which are real tourist traps.
This 1973's song is a "classic" of chanson fran├žaise.
It's about a man who discovered his wife cheated on him and decides he doesn't care because since then, every night, he goes to see the littl' women of Pigalle. "J'suis cocu mais content! " means I'm cuckold but satisfied! - Lotuscandy

29 Just a Gigolo - Louis Prima

Nice choice!

30 Jubilee Street - Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
31 Milord - Edith Piaf
32 The A-Team - Ed Sheeran
33 Gold Digger - Kanye West
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Top Remixes

1. Killer Queen - Queen
2. Back In the Saddle - Aerosmith
3. 22 Acacia Avenue - Iron Maiden
1. 22 Acacia Avenue - Iron Maiden
2. Roxanne - The Police
3. Killer Queen - Queen


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