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The Very Best Songs About Miami, Florida

Discover the very best songs about Miami, Florida. Whether you’re traveling there tomorrow or simply dreaming wistfully of Roma, we have your back. From Gloria Estaphon and Miami Sound Machine to Bette Midler, from Ray Charles to Will Smith, from Jimmy Buffet to Pitbull, we’ve gathered the very best songs about Miami, Florida in one place. Start with our top ten songs about Miami, and then explore by genre – including hip hop, pop and R&B, country, dance, alternative, jazz, rock and some old standards. You’ll find all the best songs about Miami, Florida right here.

Top 10 Songs About Miami, Florida

  1. Miami – Will Smith (iTunes | Amazon) Big Willie’s worldwide 1998 hit and ode to Miami sampled the Whispers’ “And the Beat Goes On”
  2. Everybody’s Got A Cousin in Miami – Jimmy Buffett (iTunes | Amazon) Buffet reveals a common truth amongst Caribbean and Latin American nations
  3. Miami – Randy Newman (iTunes | Amazon) Newman’s 1983 song celebrates Miami’s crisp white buildings, bright blue sky and shady characters
  4. 305 Anthem – Pitbull & Lil Jon (iTunes | Amazon) Miami rapper Pitbull pledges his allegiance to the people of the 305 area code in this explicit hip hop homage
  5. Miami – U2 (iTunes | Amazon) The rock band went out of its way to create a sound completely unlike themselves, or anything that’d be heard before, on this track
  6. Mainline Florida – Eric Clapton (iTunes | Amazon) Clapton recorded this 1974 tune, and his entire second album, in Miami while staying in Golden Beach
  7. Miami – Counting Crows (iTunes | Amazon) This Crows’ 2002 track was one of just a couple of their songs that contained profanity
  8. Conga – Miami Sound Machine (iTunes | Amazon) With lead singer Gloria Estefan, this 1985 track skyrocketed to worldwide popularity, coming to represent the Miami sound and style
  9. Moon Over Miami – Ray Charles (iTunes | Amazon) Charles croons this smooth request to Miami’s moon, to shine its life on he and his love
  10. Swimming In Miami – Owl City (iTunes | Amazon) “When you are swimming in Miami at night, and all around you in the traffic and city lights”

Want more songs about Miami? Check the list below for more favorites, standbys, classics, and a few oddball selections. Like us on Facebook or check out more top 10 songs for other great cities and destinations.

MORE SONGS ABOUT MIAMI, FLORIDA

POP & R&B SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

HIP HOP SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

STANDARD SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

DANCE TRACKS ABOUT MIAMI

ALTERNATIVE SONGS ABOUT MIAMI     

JAZZ SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

COUNTRY SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

ROCK SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

CHRISTMAS & HOLIDAY SONGS ABOUT MIAMI

SUGGEST SONGS ABOUT MIAMI, FLORIDA

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

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