Top 10 Songs Mentioning European Cities or Towns

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Songs where European cities and towns are mentioned either in the title or the lyrics.

The Top Ten

1 Parisienne Walkways - Gary Moore

"I remember Paris in '49". R.I.P. Gary. - Metal_Treasure

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2 Smoke on the Water - Deep Purple

Lyrics - "We all came out to Montreux on the Lake Geneva shoreline".
Montreux is a resort town in Switzerland known for its music festivals (ex., Montreux Jazz Festival, held in July). - Metal_Treasure

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3 Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24) - Savatage

Sarajevo - capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina (part of ex-Yugoslavia).
Sarajevo suffered the longest siege of a capital city in the history of modern warfare, during the Bosnian War and the breakup of Yugoslavia (for 1,425 days, from April 1992 to February 1996).
This song is on an album that is entirely about this civil war. A cover of this song is currently known as a X-mas song by Trans-Siberian Orchestra.
Also, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated in Sarajevo in 1914, which sparked World War I. - Metal_Treasure

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4 Barcelona - Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballé UListen to Sample
5 Rock Me Amadeus - Falco

In the lyrics: "Es war in Wien, war Vienna" (Vienna, Wien - capital city of Austria). - Metal_Treasure

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6 Werewolves of London - Warren Zevon UListen to Sample
7 Waterloo - Abba

Waterloo is a town in Belgium, known for the historic Battle of Waterloo in 1815, where Napoleon was finally defeated. - Metal_Treasure

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8 Miss Sarajevo - Passengers & Luciano Pavarotti

See my explanation about Sarajevo to the item: Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24) - Metal_Treasure

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9 London Calling - The Clash UListen to Sample
10 Rasputin - Boney M.

"But to Moscow chicks he was such a lovely dear". - Metal_Treasure

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The Contenders

11 Vienna - Billy Joel UListen to Sample
12 Moskau - Rammstein

Moskau is German for Moscow. - Metal_Treasure

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13 Stockholm Syndrome - Muse

Stockholm - capital city of Sweden. - Metal_Treasure

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14 Stalingrad - Accept

Now Volgograd in Russia. - Metal_Treasure

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15 Belfast - Boney M UListen to Sample
16 Budapest - George Ezra UListen to Sample
17 Wien-Berlin - Keiner Mag Faustmann UListen to Sample
18 England - Edguy

Several European cities are mentioned:
"Vienna's got the Mozart ball, The Frenchies they got Paris, in Rome they got the Pope"
"Went to Birmingham New Street to take a ride" (Birmingham)
"I may like New York, Bavaria or Paris" (Paris)
"Vienna has got Mozart, Chopin they had in Paris (kind of)" - Metal_Treasure

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19 Dead Girls of London - Frank Zappa UListen to Sample
20 Leningrad - Billy Joel

Now Saint Petersburg in Russia. - Metal_Treasure

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21 London’s Burning - The Clash UListen to Sample
22 Waterloo Sunset - The Kinks

Waterloo - town in Belgium. - Metal_Treasure

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23 Last Train to London - Electric Light Orchestra UListen to Sample
24 Vienna - Ultravox UListen to Sample
25 London - The Smiths UListen to Sample
26 Rome is Falling - Civil War UListen to Sample
27 Sarajevo - Max Richter UListen to Sample
28 Glasgow 1877 - Tuomas Holopainen UListen to Sample
29 Fruhling in Paris - Rammstein UListen to Sample
30 Dissident Aggressor - Judas Priest

Lyrics " I know what I am, I'm Berlin". - Metal_Treasure

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31 Lisbon - Wolf Alice UListen to Sample
32 Belfast Child - Simple Minds UListen to Sample
33 Venice Queen - Red Hot Chili Peppers UListen to Sample
34 London Bridge - Fergie UListen to Sample
35 Stockholm Syndrome - Blink-182 UListen to Sample
36 Amsterdam - A Rush of Blood to the Head UListen to Sample
37 Mayday in Kiev - Watchtower UListen to Sample
38 Bochum - Herbert Grönemeyer UListen to Sample
39 From Paris to Berlin - Infernal UListen to Sample
40 Köln Kalk Ehrenmord - Eko Fresh UListen to Sample
41 Berlin - Bushido UListen to Sample
42 Echte Berliner - Bushido & Ak Ausserkontrolle UListen to Sample
43 Cologne City Street Blues - Eko Fresh UListen to Sample
44 Frühling in Berlin - Rainhard Fendrich Frühling in Berlin - Rainhard Fendrich
45 Wer Ist Düsseldorf - Farid Bang
46 Westberlin - Sido & B-Tight UListen to Sample
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