Top 10 Songs Referring to Sports and Games

Songs about sports and games: baseball, football, hockey, and so on; + chess, gambling and video games.

Not allowed on this list: Songs that are played at sport events or used in video games but are not about sports / games.

The Top Ten

1 Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
2 Sacred Worlds - Blind Guardian

It was written for the video game Sacred 2: Fallen Angel. This is one of my favorite songs. - Metal_Treasure

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3 Ace of Spades - Motorhead

"If you like to gamble, I tell you I'm your man
You win some, lose some, it's - all - the same to me
The pleasure is to play, it makes no difference what you say
I don't share your greed, the only card I need is
The Ace Of Spades". - Metal_Treasure

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5 One Night in Bangkok - Murray Head

This song is about a chess tournament in Bangkok. It is from the concept album and subsequent musical Chess by Tim Rice, and Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus from ABBA. - Metal_Treasure

6 Ole, Ole, Ole (The Name of the Game) - The Fans V 1 Comment
7 Centerfield - John Fogerty
8 Football - Iggy Pop
9 Basketball - I Mother Earth
10 Soccer Mom - The Vandals

The Contenders

11 One More Night - Maroon 5

It's about relationships but a sport is involved. - Metal_Treasure

12 Basketball - Kurtis Blow
13 Take Me Out to the Ball Game - Jimmy Buffett
14 The Baseball Song - Corey Smith
15 The Day Basketball Was Saved - Jackson 5
16 Santa Maradona - Mano Negra
17 Baseball - Sam Baker
18 A Warrior's Call - Volbeat V 1 Comment
19 The Hockey Song - Stompin' Tom Connors

A very Canadian song. - Metal_Treasure

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Top Remixes

1. Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
2. Sacred Worlds - Blind Guardian
3. Ace of Spades - Motorhead
1. Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
2. Ace of Spades - Motorhead
3. 21 - Annihilator
1. Sacred Worlds - Blind Guardian
2. Ace of Spades - Motorhead
3. Eye of the Tiger - Survivor



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