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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, The Eagles

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Eagles - Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 album at
The Eagles', "Hotel California"
The Lyrics:
"They stabbed it with their Steely knives, but they could not kill the beast"
Who They Mention:
Steely Dan The lyric was a return jab at Steely Dan after the Dan made fun of the Eagles on a previous record with the line "turn up the Eagles, the neighbours are listening".
Submitted by: Sam
Eagles', "James Dean"
The Lyrics:
James Dean, James Dean
Who They Mention:
James Dean
Submitted by: P

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