Songs with people's names. Is your song name included?

Today on LA Sounds it’ll be playing some of my favorite songs by artists singing about people’s names (is your name included?) by Bob Dylan, Lucinda Williams, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young, the Beach Boys, the Beatles, the Everly Brothers, Tina Turner, Willie Nelson, John Lee Hooker and some do-wop singers. 

Lazy Lester

Joni Mitchel

Bob Dylan

  • 3:00pm Lovely Rita (Remastered 2009) by The Beatles on Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Remastered) (EMI Catalogue)
  • 3:03pm Michelle by The Beatles on The U.S. Albums (EMI Catalogue)
  • 3:05pm Rocky Raccoon (Remastered 2009) by The Beatles on The Beatles (Remastered) (EMI Catalogue)
  • 3:09pm Don't Pass Me By (Remastered 2009) by The Beatles on The Beatles (Remastered) (EMI Catalogue)
  • 3:09pm by on ( )
  • 3:17pm Charva by Frank Zappa on Mystery Disc (Universal Music Ireland Ltd.)
  • 3:19pm Stagger Lee by Lloyd Price on Jump, Jive & Wail - Very Best Of (AudioSonic Music)
  • 3:22pm by on ( )
  • 3:27pm Proud Mary by Creedence Clearwater Revival on Creedence Clearwater Revival - Best Of (Universal Music)
  • 3:30pm by on ( )
  • 3:35pm My Bonnie by The Beatles on Liverpool Sounds: 75 Classics from the Singing City (2013 Newport Music)
  • 3:37pm Poor Jenny by The Everly Brothers on Best Music On the World, Vol.1 (New World)
  • 3:39pm by on ( )
  • 3:41pm Anna (Go to Him) by The Beatles on Die Beatles (Crazy Warthog Media)
  • 3:44pm Dizzy Miss Lizzy by The Beatles on The U.S. Albums (EMI Catalogue)
  • 3:47pm Corrine, Corrina by Joe Turner on The Real Boss Of The Blues (Ace Records)
  • 3:50pm by on ( )
  • 3:51pm Roll Over Beethoven by The Beatles on From Me To You (Glory Days Music)
  • 3:54pm Smackwater Jack by Carole King on Tapestry (Ode/Epic/Legacy)
  • 3:58pm Jock-A-Mo by Sugar Boy Crawford on Chess Chartbusters Vol. 3 (UMC (Universal Music Catalogue))
  • 4:00pm by on ( )
  • 4:02pm Rasslin' Jacob by The Dixie Hummingbirds on Diamond Jubilation:75th Anniversary (Rounder / Umgd )
  • 4:05pm Ma Blushin’ Rosie by Al Jolson on Mammy (Perennial)
  • 4:07pm Hey! Bo Diddley by Bo Diddley on Rock N' Roll Legends (Universal Music)
  • 4:11pm by on ( )
  • 4:14pm Sherry by Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons on Sherry (WMG - Rhino (Pure))
  • 4:16pm by on ( )
  • 4:18pm To Ramona by Bob Dylan on Winter Wonder Land (Archive Catapult)
  • 4:24pm Adia by Sarah McLachlan on Adia (WMG - Nettwerk Records)
  • 4:28pm Mohair Sam by Charlie Rich on True Country (Universal Music Ireland Ltd.)
  • 4:30pm by on ( )
  • 4:32pm T For Texas by Various Artist on Wanted! - The Outlaws (Sony Music)
  • 4:36pm by on ( )
  • 4:36pm Absolutely Sweet Marie by Bob Dylan on Blonde On Blonde (Columbia)
  • 4:41pm Ophelia by The Band on Greatest Hits (Capitol Records)
  • 4:44pm by on ( )
  • 4:49pm Smokey Joe's Cafe by The Coasters on Smokey Joe's Cafe (WMG - East/West)
  • 4:52pm by on ( )
  • 4:53pm The Wind Cries Mary by Jimmy Hendrix on Woodoo Chile. Live & Rare (Discos Cada)
  • 4:54pm by on ( )
  • 4:57pm Maria Maria by Santana on Discover Further (DJ Hitman)
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