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If you have song lyrics that name check celebrities for a song use the below form to send it in. No sexually explicit entries. They will not be added.

I'm not talking about songs that just name someone (there's more than I could ever list). I'm referring to songs that name someone famous or well known. For instance the Beastie Boys "name check" Abe Vigoda in "Posse in Effect".

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities, Index

Here's a couple of the most recent entries...

Mel McDaniel's, "Stand on It"
The Lyrics:
Well now Columbus he discovered America even though he hadn't planned on it
He got lost and woke up one morning when he's about to land on it
He wouldn't of got out of Italy, man that's for sure,
Without Queen Isabella standing on the shore
Shouting "Stand on it, go ahead man, stand on it"
Who They Mention:
Christopher Columbus and Queen Isabella of Spain
Submitted by: Bob
Prefab Sprout's, "Faron Young"
The Lyrics:
You give me Faron Young, four in the morning
Who They Mention:
Faron Young
Submitted by: Bob

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