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The Very Best Songs about London, England

Discover the very best songs about London, England. Whether you’re traveling there tomorrow or simply dreaming wistfully of Roma, we have your back. From The Sex Pistols to Warren Zevon, from The Clash to The Pogues, from Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong to Adele, we’ve gathered the very best songs about London, England in one place. Start with our top ten songs about London, and then explore by genre – including old standards, rock, pop, alternative, singer/songwriter, world, hip hop, blues, jazz, country, electronic, holiday songs and even a few calypso tunes. You’ll find all the best songs about London, England right here.

Top 10 songs About London, England

  1. Werewolves of London – Warren Zevon (iTunes | Amazon) Classic song namechecks some great neighborhoods, bars and still be relevant in 21st Century pop culture
  2. Dedicated Follower of Fashion – The Kinks (iTunes) Scorning the fashionistas of late ’60s London, the song ended up becoming their anthem. Catchy too
  3. London Calling – The Clash (iTunes | Amazon) A Classic. The Clash frets about nuclear incidents, the flooding of the Thames, and high debt
  4. A Foggy Day – Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong (iTunes | Amazon) In 1965, Ella and Satchmo nailed this Gershwin classic about London
  5. Anarchy in the U.K. – The Sex Pistols (iTunes | Amazon) Pistols’ debut single, this track is ranked 56 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  6. Lullaby of London – The Pogues (iTunes | Amazon)
  7. Warwick Avenue – Duffy (iTunes | Amazon) Welsh singer-songwriter waxes on about the Warwick Avenue tube station in this international 2008 hit
  8. LDN – Lily Allen (iTunes | Amazon) Allen’s infectious and explicit tune places a willing but knowing veneer over some of London’s shadier corners
  9. Hometown Glory – Adele (iTunes | Amazon) Adele belts out this tune about her ease, peace and comfort in her hometown of London
  10. 22 Grand Job – The Rakes (iTunes | Amazon) Rocking alternative rants about a £22K finance job in the City sound pretty good. “It’s alright. It’s alright”

Want more of the best songs about London, England? 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 London. Like us on Facebook or check out more top 10 songs for other great cities and destinations.

More Songs About London, England

STANDARDS & SOUNDTRACK SONGS ABOUT LONDON

ROCK SONGS ABOUT LONDON

POP SONGS ABOUT LONDON

ALTERNATIVE SONGS ABOUT LONDON

LATIN, CALYPSO & WORLD SONGS ABOUT LONDON

SINGER/SONGWRITER SONGS ABOUT LONDON

HIP HOP SONGS ABOUT LONDON

ELECTRONIC SONGS ABOUT LONDON

BLUES SONGS ABOUT LONDON

JAZZ SONGS ABOUT LONDON

COUNTRY SONGS ABOUT LONDON

CHRISTMAS & HOLIDAY SONGS ABOUT LONDON

Suggest Songs About London, England

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