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The Very Best Songs about Dallas, Texas

Discover the very best songs about Dallas, Texas. Whether you’re traveling there tomorrow or simply dreaming of the days of J.R. Ewing, we have your back. From Hank Williams, Jr. to Ben Kweller, from Joe Ely to Butthole Surfers, from Lee Ann Womack to Asleep at the Wheel, we’ve gathered the very best songs about Dallas, Texas in one place. Start with our top ten songs about Dallas, and then explore by genre – including country hits, blues, rock, alternative, hip hop, pop, standards, and even a singer/songwriter tune. You’ll find all the best songs about Dallas, Texas right here.

Top 10 songs about Dallas, Texas

  1. Dallas – Joe Ely (iTunes | Amazon) Ely’s take on this oft-covered Dallas tune evokes the image of Dallas as a beautiful but dangerous light, deadlywoman and rich man
  2. Theme from “Dallas”  – Jerrold Immel (iTunes | Amazon) For right or wrong, J.R. Ewing, this show and this theme came to represent Dallas to much of the US and the world
  3. This Ain’t Dallas – Hank Williams Jr. (iTunes | Amazon) Junior rebuffs the Dallas glamour stereotype that was propagated by a certain TV drama
  4. Falling – Ben Kweller (iTunes | Amazon) Kweller sings about returning to North Dallas after living in NYC in a fond, bittersweet coming home tune
  5. Deep Ellum Blues – Jimmie Dale Gilmore (iTunes | Amazon) Country singer Gilmore covers this classic blues song about Dallas’ Deep Ellum neighborhood, home to bars, music and nightlife for generations
  6. Dallas, Texas – Bad Livers (iTunes | Amazon) Crooning country, bluegrass, roots rock song about “Dallas, Texas, the town where I was born and raised”
  7. Big D – Chet Atkins feat. Eddy Arnold (iTunes | Amazon) Country favorite Atkins covers this platemaking song from the musical “The Most Happy Fella”
  8. If You’re Ever Down In Dallas – Lee Ann Womack (iTunes | Amazon) Lee Ann calls on a lost love to look her up, if he’s ever down in Dallas
  9. Dallas – Willie Nelson  (iTunes | Amazon) Short and sweet, looks like Willie’s got a crush on Big D after all, ya’ll
  10. The Back Side Of Dallas – Jeannie C. Riley (iTunes | Amazon) In her catchy 1969 hit, Riley sings about goings on of the heart and body in the shady side of Big D

Want more of the best songs about Dallas, Texas? Check our list below for more favorites, standbys, classics, and a few oddball selections. No matter your musical taste, you can find a sound you like among the best songs about Dallas. Like us on Facebook or check out more top 10 songs for other great cities and destinations.

MORE SONGS ABOUT DALLAS, TEXAS

COUNTRY SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

BLUES SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

ROCK SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

ALTERNATIVE SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

HIP HOP SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

POP SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

STANDARDS & SOUNDTRACK SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

SINGER/SONGWRITER SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

CHRISTMAS & HOLIDAY SONGS ABOUT DALLAS

SUGGEST SONGS ABOUT DALLAS, TEXAS

Is there a great, good, or not half-bad song about Dallas or that takes place in Dallas that we missed? Drop us a line and let us know your favorite songs about Dallas, Texas.

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