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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...

Everything but the Girl's, "Boxing and Pop Music"
The Lyrics:
Lying in bed in the afternoon
Listening to Frankie Lymon tunes
Who They Mention:
Frankie Lymon
Submitted by: Bob
The Gibson/Miller Band's, "Texas Tattoo"
The Lyrics:
She'll slap you silly, if you don't like Willie.
Who They Mention:
singer Willie Nelson.
Submitted by: Edward

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ABBAABCAfroman
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Al DexterAlejandro EscovedoAlice Donut
Allan ShermanAll Mighty SenatorsAlvin Stardust
American Hi-FiTori AmosAmy Correia
Amy GrantAmy RigbyLaurie Anderson
Andrew Jackson JihadJessica AndrewsThe Androids
Angus & Julia StoneThe AnimalsAnimaniacs (TV)
Anne MurrayArtificial Joy ClubAsher Roth
Rodney AtkinsAtlanta Rhythm SectionAtreyu
A Tribe Called QuestAvra LuxrayAvril Lavigne Ft. Lil Mama
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Tal BachmanBad CompanyBadly Drawn Boy
Joan BaezBananaramaBangles
Barbara Mandrell Bobby BareBarenaked Ladies
Barry PaulBart Simpson (The Simpsons)Bauhaus
Beach BoysBeastie boysBeatles
The Beautiful SouthBeckDaniel Bedingfield
Bee GeesThe Bellamy BrothersBell X1
Ben Folds FiveBen LeeBen Rector
Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin MooreDierks BentleyChuck Berry
Better Than EzraBetty JohnsonBeyoncé
Jay-Z (feat. Beyonce)Big and RichBig Sean
Billy Bragg & WilcoBilly JoelStephen Bishop
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Blessid Union Of SoulsThe Blood BrothersBlue Mink
Blue Oyster CultBlues TravelerBlur
Bobby DarinBob DyanBob Dylan
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David BowieBowling for Soup Paul Brady
Billy BraggBrandon BealBrian Fallon
Brian Setzer OrchestraBrooks and DunnGarth Brooks
Brothers FourBobby BrownJackson Browne
Bruno Mars & Cardi BJimmy BuffettBump J
Kate BushBustedButch Walker & the Black Widows
Tracy Byrd  
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Camper Van BeethovenCardi B, Bad Bunny, J BalvinMariah Carey
Belinda CarlisleCarlos MenciaKim Carnes
Mary Chapin CarpenterCarrie UnderwoodAll In The Family (TV)
Johnny CashCasting CrownsCat Stevens
CharleneCharlie DanielsCharlie Puth ft. Meghan Trainor
Cheap TrickCheech And ChongChelsea Staub
Eagle Eye CherryCheryl WheelerKenny Chesney
ChicagoChildish GambinoThe Chordettes
Chris SmitherChristine LavinChuck Prophet
Eric ChurchCiara feat. LudacrisTerri Clark
Bruce CockburnDavid Allan CoeLeonard Cohen
Marc CohnPaula ColeCole Porter
Shawn ColvinThe CommodoresConfederate Railroad
Arthur ConleyCornershopElvis Costello
John MellencampCounting CrowesCounting Crows
Cowboy MouthThe CowsillsCracker
Cradle of FilthThe CranberriesCrash Test Dummies
Creedence Clearwater RevivalCrosby, Stills, Nash and Young (CSNY)Crowded House
Sheryl CrowCulture ClubCymarron
Miley Cyrus  
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D12P. DiddyDan Bern
Dance Hall CrashersThe Dandy WarholsDan Hicks & the Hot Licks
Terence Trent D'ArbyDave Carter & Tracy GrammerDavid Allan Coe
David BowieDavid BowiedDavid Mead
Deacon BlueDead KennedysDead Milkmen
Jimmy DeanDeborah HarryDeep Purple
Denzel CurryJason DeruloDestiney's Child
Dexy's Midnight RunnersD.I.Neil Diamond
Joe DiffieAni DiFrancoDion
Dire StraitsDivine ComedyDizzy X
D.J. Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh PrinceDJ KhaledDog Fashion Disco
Dogs Die In Hot CarsDonovanDon Williams
The DoorsDora BryanDragon
DrakeDream AcademyDrive By Truckers
Drivin' n' Cryin'Dschinghis KhanHilary Duff
Dum Dog RunIan Dury & The BlockheadsBob Dylan
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The EaglesSteve EarleEd Bruce
Electric Light OrchestraElliott MurphyEllis Paul
ELOElton JohnEminem
Eminem ft. RihannaEric ChurchDavid Essex
EurythmicsEva TroutEverclear
Everything but the GirlExample 
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The Fabulous ThunderbirdsDonald FagenFaith Evans feat. Twista
Fall Out BoyFatboy SlimFergie
Fergie (feat. Ludacris)Fess ParkerFifth Harmony
Fitz & The TantrumsFive Iron FrenzyFleetwood Mac
FlobotsFM StaticJohn Fogerty
Steve ForbertForeignerFort Minor
Fountains of WayneFour Jacks & A JillFour Jacks & A Jill
Frank Zappa/ Mothers of InventionFranz FerdinandFritz
From First To LastNelly Furtado 
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Peter GabrielGaslight AnthemGene Cotton
GenesisGene WatsonNick Gilder
Mickey GilleyGillian WelshG-Love and Special Sauce
G-Love & Special SauceGodfathersGolden Earring
Good CharlotteGoo Goo DollsGoRemy
GorillazGrand Funk RailroadGrandmaster Melle Mel
Grateful Dead (Rodney Crowell song)Macy GrayGreen Day
Green JellyGretchen wilsonGuy Clark
Gym Class heroes  
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Hall & OatesHank Williams Jr.Hannah Montana
HansonHarpoEmmylou Harris
Corey HartDonny HathawayHawkwind
Murray HeadHeavenlyHeidi Newfield
HelmetJimi HendrixHenry Lee Summer
Herman's HermitsJohn HiattBertie Higgins
Hilary DuffHockeyHole
Buddy HollyHootie And The BlowfishJohnny Horton
Hot Chelle RaeHouse of PainHoward Stern & the Backside Boyz
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Ian BallIan DuryIan Dury and the blockheads
Janis IanIcehouseIcicle Works
Billy IdolIncubusIndigo Girls
Ini KamozeINXSIris DeMent
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Jackie GreeneAlan JacksonJanet Jackson
Stonewall JacksonJacques RenardJason Kidd
Jay & The AmericansJay SeanWaylon Jennings
Jessica FrechJesus JonesJewel
Jim CarrollJim WhiteBilly Joel
Joe NicholsJohn MellencampElton John
John GorkaJohn KilserJohn Legend
John Legend featuring André 3000Johnny Cash and Waylon JenningsJohnny Rebel
Jonas BrothersJosh Joplin GroupJosh Thompson
Cledus T. JuddThe JuddsThe Juliana Hatfield Three
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Kanye JonesKanye West, feat. Jamie Foxx and TwistaKarmin
Kat GoldmanKathleen EdwardsKeb' Mo'
Ke$haKeith AndersonToby Keith
Kelly RowlandKenny Young and the EggplantsSammy Kershaw
Kevin JohnsonKid RockKiller Mike
The KillersCarole KingThe Kingston Trio
The KinksMark KnopflerKraftwerk
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Lady GaGaLady GagGaWham!
Latin QuarterAvril LavigneSteve Lawrence
Tracy LawrencePeggy LeeJohn Lennon
LFOLi'l FlipLily Allen
Lil' WayneLimp BizkitLinda Ronstadt
Little River BandLiving ColourLiz Phair
LL Cool JLoco SiempreLone Star
LordiLos Campesinos!Los Lobos
Los Lonely BoysLoudon Wainwright IIIPatty Loveless
Lyle LovettNick LoweLuce
LudoLuis FonsiLuke Bryan
Loretta LynnLynn MilesLynyrd Skynyrd
Lynyrd SkynyrdLynyrd Skynyrd 
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Machines Of Loving GraceMacho Man Randy SavageMacklemore
Maddie and TaeMadonnaMae Moore
Maia SharpLee MajorsManfred Mann
Manic Street PreachersAimee MannMarcia Ball
MarillionMarina and the DiamondsMark Cohn
Marky Mark and the Funky BunchMaroon 5Angie Martinez
Martin SextonMarty RobbinsMary Gauthier
Mary J. Blige ft. Ja RuleMary Lou LordMason Jennings
MathienMatthew Good BandJohn Mayer
Edwin McCainMC ChrisMel McDaniel
Reba McEntireMcflyMC Frontalot
Tim McGrawDon McLeanJames McMurtry
MC ShanMeat LoafMelissa Ferrick
John MellencampMen Without HatsMerle Haggard
Jo Dee MessinaMethod ManMichael Jackson
Midnight OilMikaMike Myers
Miley CyrusMilli VanilliNicki Minaj
Miracle LegionJoni MitchellModern Lovers / Jonathan Richman
Modest Mousemoe.Mojo Nixon
Moldy PeachesMolly HatchetPat Monahan
Eddie MoneyThe Moody BluesVan Morrison
Motley crueMott The HoopleShawn Mullins
My Hero Is MeMyke LoweAlannah Myles
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Nanci GriffithNecroNeil Young & Crazy Horse
Nelly Furtado w/ TimberlandRick NelsonNerf Herder
Neville BrothersThe New Christy MinstrelsNew Kids On The Block
Randy NewmanNew RadicalsNewsboys
Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsNickelbackNina Simone
NirvanaNizlopiNoel Harrison
NofxNoise TherapyNotorious B.I.G.
N*SYNC featuring Nelly  
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O.C. SmithOde To The Little Brown ShackThe Offspring
The OlympicsOne DirectionOrdinary Boys
Ozzy OsbourneOur Lady PeaceOutKast
Owl CityOwsley 
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Paper LacePatty LarkinPaulina Rubio
Paul McCartney & WingsPaul ThornMichael Penn
Katy PerryPeter, Paul & MaryPet Shop Boys
Tom PettyPhilosopher KingsPhoenix Matthews
Phoeniz MatthewsKellie PicklerPigmy Love Circus
PinkPink FloydRobert Plant
Plastic Ono BandThe PoguesPoi Dog Pondering
PoisonThe PoliceIggy Pop
Portrait Of My LovePrefab SproutThe Pretenders
Primitive Radio GodsJohn PrineProcol Harum
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Rachel SageRadioheadThe Ramones
Collin RayeReba McEntire Red Hot Chili Peppers
Red Hot Chilli PeppersSimply RedRed Steagall
Lou ReedRelient KR.E.M
The ReplacementsThe Righteous BrothersRobbie Williams
Robbie Williams & Kylie MinogueMarty RobbinsRobert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise
Robbie RobertsonRobin Hitchcock & the Egyptians'Rocky Horror' Original Cast
Roger DaltreyRoger WatersRolling Stones
Mark RonsonRoomful of BluesRosenbergs
Ross RyanRoxetteRoxy Music
Ry Cooder  
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Sammy Kershaw Adam SandlerSarah Brightman
Peter SarstedtSavage GardenLeo Sayer
Boz ScaggsPeter SchillingSchoolhouse Rock
Scott Miller & The CommonwealthScritti PolittiSeals & Crofts
Secret Secret Dino ClubBob Seger & the Silver Bullet BandSemisonic
ShakiraShania TwainSheDaisy
Shelby LynnAllan ShermanSimian Mobile Disco
Simon & GarfunkelSimon & GarfunkelSimple Minds
Simple PlanSinead O' ConnorSiouxsie & the Banshees
Siouxsoe & the BansheesSir Mix-a-LotSister Sledge
Sisters Of MercySize 14Skye Sweetnam
SkyhooksSloppy SecondsSmacka Fitzgibbon
Dallas SmithThe SmithereensPatti Smith
Snap!Snoop Dogg, Charlie Wilson, and Justin TimberlakeSnow patrol
Jill SobuleSomething CorporateSon Of Dork
Son VoltSoulflySpandau Ballet
Specials AKABruce SpringsteenSqueeze
Stacey EarleStaindThe Statler Brothers
Steely DanGwen StefaniStellar Kart
Stephen Kellogg & the SixersStephen LynchRay Stevens
Steve TaylorSteve WynnAl Stewart
Rod StewartStingStone Coyotes
Stone Temple PilotsStonewall JacksonGeorge Strait
Sufjan StevensSugarloafTaylor Swift
SwitchfootSystem Of A Down 
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TacoTaryn Southern & Ross EverettJames Taylor
Taylor SwiftT-BoneTeam Sleep
Tears for FearsTedashii10cc
10,000 ManiacsT. Graham BrownThea Gilmore
The BearsThe BeatlesThe Bird and the Bee
The Bloodhound GangThe Bonzo Dog Doo Dah BandThe Dead Milkmen
The Dixie ChicksThe Gibson/Miller BandThe Grateful Dead
The HoursThe Idle RaceThe Lonely Island
The Low AnthemThe MatchesThe Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Then She's A LoverThe OffspringThe Ordinary Boys
The Pointer SistersThe Rocket SummerThe Self-Righteous Brothers
The SquidsThe Stone CoyotesThe Story
The TemptationsThe Tragically HipThe Trailer Choir
The Uncommon HousefliesThe WaifsThe Wombats
Richard Thompson311Three Dog Night
Pam TillisTim CavanaughTin Machine
Tish HinojosaT.M. RevolutionToad the Wet Sprocket
TobyMacTommy Boyce & Bobby HartTom Petty
Tom Petty & The HeartbreakersTom Robinson BandTom Russell
Tone LocTonio KTool
TotoTraditionalTrain
TravisT. RexTrick Pony
Trip LeeRobin TrowerTyga
Bonnie Tyler  
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U2UFOUgly Kid Joe
Carrie UnderwoodUrge Overkill 
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Vance JoyVan MorrissonVern Gosdin
Veruca SaltVigilantes of LoveViolent Femmes
Vitesse  
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The WaitressesTom WaitsThe Wallflowers
Was (Not Was)The WaterboysWaylon & Willie
Waylon & WillieWaylon, Willie & MeWayne Fontana
The WeakerthansWeatherboxWeezeer
WeezerWeird Al Yankovic"Weird Al" Yankovic
Kanye WestWheatusThe Who
Wild ColonialsWill.i.amDar Williams
Hank Williams, Jr.Lucinda WilliamsRobbie Williams
Willie Nelson and Waylon JenningsBrian WilsonGretchen Wilson
Amy WinehousePeter WolfWonderdrug
Stevie WonderWorld Party 
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Weird Al YankovicTrisha YearwoodDwight Yoakam
You Me at SixNeil Young 
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ZebraheadWarren ZevonZZ Top

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