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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...

Hank Williams, Jr's, "Queen Of My Heart"
The Lyrics:
And the Queen's still in England, the King's still in Spain
Who They Mention:
Queen Elizabeth II and King Juan Carlos I
Submitted by: Tarzan
Stonewall Jackson's, "Waterloo"
The Lyrics:
Little General Napoleon of France
Tried to conquer the world but lost his pants
Met defeat known as Bonaparte's retreat
And that's when Napoleon met his Waterloo
Who They Mention:
Napoleon Bonaparte
Submitted by: Tarzan

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