Best Songs With Other Music Artist's Names In the Lyricswestofohio These are songs that in the lyrics they mention a band or music artist.
The Top Ten
"Feel so suicidal just like Dylan's (Bob Dylan) Mr Jones." - BrianScott01
"Well I hope Neil Young will remember, a southern man don't need him around anyhow." - BrianScott01
I like this song but I don’t like hearing The Mamas and the Papas because of when I busted their chops.
"Me and Del (Del Shannon) were singing Little Runaway." - BrianScott01
They mention Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, Steve Harris, Mozart, Chopin, The Beatles, definitely Leppard. - Metal_Treasure
The line "Hey Ray, what you said is true" is referencing Ray Charles and his song, I Can't Stop Loving You. - Element119
Well, I'm honestly not sure if this is allowed on the list as it's mostly references to songs, but it has many names of other songs and albums.
From the Wikipedia article on the song:
"For its lyrics, the names of classic rock artists, songs or albums are dropped as a tribute to the music of the band's youth.
"Jack Flash" - The song "Jumpin' Jack Flash" by the Rolling Stones, 1969
"Rocket Man" - The song of the same name by Elton John, 1972
"Sgt. Pepper & the Band" - The album Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band by the Beatles, 1967
"Ziggy" - The track/character of "Ziggy Stardust" from David Bowie's album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust, 1972
"Bennie and the Jets" - The song of the same name by Elton John, 1973
"Satellite of Love" - The song of the same name by Lou Reed, 1972
"Laser Love" - The song of the same name by T. Rex, 1976
"Jet" - The song of the same name by Paul McCartney & Wings, 1973
"Black" - A reference to the song ...more - Element119
This has it all, this song mentions legends like, The Who, The Band, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Canned Heat, The Fifth Dimension, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Vanilla Fudge, The Woolies, Ike Turner, Aretha Franklin, The Drifters, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, The Coasters, The Loading Zone, The Grateful Dead, Little Richard, The Rolling Stones, Bo Diddley, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Everly Brothers, and even Ray Charles! It's a fantastic song too. - BrianScott01
"She walks like Bo Diddley and she don't need no crutch" - BrianScott01
"I've got the obligatory Hendrix perm" - BrianScott01
Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Nirvana, U2, Blondie, need I go on? - 445956
"Cobain can you hear the spheres singing songs off station to station" - Lord28
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2. Don't Rock the Jukebox - Alan Jackson
3. Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd