Top 10 Songs Mentioning Asian Cities or Towns

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The Top Ten

1 One Night In Bangkok - Murray Head

A song written by the guys from ABBA. - Metal_Treasure

2 Hiroshima - Gary Moore
3 Babylon's Burning - W.A.S.P.
4 Woman From Tokyo - Deep Purple
5 A Passage to Bangkok - Rush
6 Katmandu - Bob Seger
7 Hong Kong - Gorillaz
8 Rivers of Babylon - Boney M.
9 Tokyo Rose - Idle Eyes
10 Kashka from Baghdad - Kate Bush

The Contenders

11 Hong Kong Garden - Siouxsie & The Banshees
12 Hong Kong - Screamin' Jay Hawkins
13 Gates of Babylon - Rainbow
14 Tokyo - Owl City
15 Tokyo - Nena

A bit weird is that it's not called "Tokio", because that's the German spelling (yes, Rolling Stone magazine, Tokio Hotel don't have a misspelling in their band name). - Martin_Canine

16 Tokyo - Yui
17 Beijing - Patrick Watson
18 Bagpipes from Baghdad - Eminem
19 Bombay Calling - It's a Beautiful Day

Now known as Mumbai - Metal_Treasure

20 Bombs Over Baghdad (B.O.B.) - Outkast
21 Babylon - Blue Cheer
22 Babylon - Edguy
23 By the Waters of Babylon - Will Butler
24 Dubai Blues - Chickenfoot
25 Goodnight Saigon - Billy Joel
26 Istanbul - Morrissey
27 Istanbul (Not Constantinople) - They Might Be Giants
28 Jerusalem - Esther Ofarim
29 Precious Jerusalem - Blind Guardian

The title is Precious Jerusalem (how did I forget the correct title of a Blind Guardian song? ) - Metal_Treasure

30 Jerusalem - Edguy
31 Jerusalem - Sleep
32 Jerusalem - Alpha Blondy
33 New Jerusalem - Theocracy
34 Illuminare, Jerusalem - Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Stephen Cleobury
35 Jerusalem (Out of Darkness Comes Light) - Matisyahu
36 Katmandu - Cat Stevens
37 Leaving Beirut - Roger Waters
38 Left My Heart in Tokyo - Mini Viva
39 Mecca - Wild Beasts
40 Paris, Tokyo - Lupe Fiasco
41 Pyongyang - Blur

Pyongyang - capital of North Korea - Metal_Treasure

42 Saigon Bride - Joan Baez
43 Tel Aviv'n - Matisyahu
44 Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves) - The Wombats
45 Tokyo Melody - Helmut Zacharias
46 Comets of Kandahar - Bruce Cockburn

Kandahar or Qandahar is the second-largest city in Afghanistan - Metal_Treasure

47 Fly Me to Shanghai - Shanadoo

Fun fact: by a Japanese band - Martin_Canine

48 Hiroshima - Kollegah
49 Kyoto - Skrillex
50 Mechanical Babylon - Septicflesh
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