Friday, July 04, 2008

Eric's List of Geography Songs:
Countries, Continents, Provinces &Regions

A New Argentina - Andrew Lloyd Webber
A New England - Billy Bragg
Acadian Driftwood - The Band
Africa - Toto
Alberta Bound - Gordon Lightfoot, Ian Tyson
America - Julio Iglesias
America - Neil Diamond
America - Simon & Garfunkel, Yes
America - Waylon Jennings
America - West Side Story
America the Beautiful
American Life - Primus
American Pie - Don McLean, Madonna
American Storm - Bob Seger
American Woman - Guess Who
Anarchy in the UK - Sex Pistols
Angola - Ambrosia
Antarctica Starts Here - John Cale
April in Portugal - Les Baxter
April Sun in Cuba - Dragon
Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe - Johnny Mercer
Atlantis - Donovan
Back in the U.S.A. - Chuck Berry
Back in the U.S.S.R. - The Beatles
Bangladesh - George Harrison
Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
Born in the U.S.A. - Bruce Springsteen
Breakfast in America - Supertramp
Ca-Na-Da - Bobby Gimby
Canadian Railroad Trilogy - Gordon Lightfoot
Canadian Sunset
Caribbean Queen - Billy Ocean
Christmas in Dixie - Alabama
Coffee Song (They've Got an Awful Lot of Coffee in Brazil) - Frank Sinatra
Cuban Crisis - Atlanta Rhythm Section
Don't Cry For Me, Argentina - Evita
Down in Brazil - Michael Franks
Down Under - Men at Work
East Indian Princess - Loudon Wainwright III
El Salvador - Peter, Paul, and Mary
England's Dreaming - Cornershop
England Swings - Roger Miller
FDR in Trinidad - Ry Cooder
Flower of Scotland - The Corries
France - Grateful Dead
Gaspé Reel
Give Ireland Back to the Irish - Wings
God Bless America
God Bless The USA - Lee Greenwood
Hello Mexico (and Adios Baby to You) - Johnny Duncan
Hills of Tuscany - Eric Andersen
Hungarian Goulash - Allan Sherman
Ignoreland - REM
Think I'll Go To Mexico - Gary P. Nunn
I've Got Mexico - Eddy Raven
Jamaica Farewell - Harry Belafonte
Jamaica Mistaica - Jimmy Buffett
Jamaica SAy You Will - Jackson Brown, Joe Cocker
Joshua Gone Barbados - Tom Rush
Kokomo - Beach Boys
Lady of Spain - Eddie Fisher
Living in America - James Brown
Living in the U.S.A. - Steve Miller Band
Lost in France - Bonnie Tyler
Malaysia Forever - Bobby Gimby
Maybe Mexico - Jerry Jeff Walker
Mexican Minutes - Brooks & Dunn
Mexican Radio - Wall of Voodoo
Mexico - James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett
Mexico - Elvis Presley
Mexico - Bob Moore Orchestra
Mountains of Mexico - Jerry Jeff Walker
Mozambique - Bob Dylan
Never Been to Spain - Hoyt Axton, Three Dog Night
New Life In Old Mexico - Robert Earl Keen
Nicaragua - Bruce Cockburn
Norwegian Wood - Beatles
O Canada
O Mexico - Trisha Yearwood
Ontario - Posies
Panama - Van Halen
Panama Red - New Riders of the Purple Sage
Petticoats of Portugal - Dick Jacobs
Portuguese Washerwoman - Joe "Fingers" Carr
Radio Free Europe - REM
R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A. - John Mellencamp
Saskatchewan - Ken Fischer
Scotland the Brave
Siberian Khatru - Yes
Somewhere Over CHina - Jimmy Buffet
Song of India - Glen Grey
Song for Somalia - Fourplay
South American Way - Carmen Miranda
South of the Border (Down Mexico Way) - Frank Sinatra, Chris Isaak
Spanish Eyes - Al Martino
Spanish Flea - Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
St. Croix - Scott Cossu Storms in Africa - Enya
Summer in Siam - Pogues
Surfin' U.S.A. - Beach Boys
Taste of India - Aerosmith
The Flowers of Guatemala - REM
The Greeks Don't Want No Freaks - Eagles
The Happiest Girl in the Whole U.S.A. - Donna Fargo
The Mexican Shuffle - Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass
The Rain in Spain - My Fair Lady
There Will Always Be An England
They All Went to Mexico - Santana or Willie Nelson
This Is My Year For Mexico - Crystal Gayle
This is Not America - David Bowie
This Land is Your Land - Woody Guthrie (about the U.S.)
Tijuana Taxi - Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
Turkish Song of the Damned - Pogues
U. S. Blues - Grateful Dead
Under African Skies - Paul Simon with Linda Ronstadt
Vietnam Blues - Dave Dudley
Vietnam Talking Pot Luck Blues - Tom Paxton
Walk Like An Egyptian - Bangles
When Ruben Swings the Cubans - Louis Armstrong
Zanzibar - Billy Joel
Zanzibar - Dave Frishberg

8 comments:

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missing the song "south australia" by THE DUBLINERS....greetings from germany

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tess said...

hi
just a couple that spring to mind are:
tijuana lady - gomez
australia - manic street preachers
shanghai - ed harcourt

Anonymous said...

Missing:

Siberia - Backstreet Boys

Anonymous said...

Also missing:

Beer in Mexico - Kenny Chesney

Anonymous said...

Land Down Under - Men at Work

jonesutah said...

Here's a few more:
American Girl - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
Barbados - Typically Tropical
Big In Japan - Alphaville
Black Korea - Ice Cube
Blame Canada - Matt Stone and Trey Parker
Cedars of Lebanon - U2
China - Joan Baez
China - Tori Amos
China Girl - David Bowie
Diamonds From Sierra Leone - Kanye West
Down in Mexico - The Coasters
Going Down to Cuba - Jackson Browne
Haiti - Arcade Fire
Holiday In Cambodia - Dead Kennedys
I Like America - Noël Coward
I Love America - Alice Cooper
In Germany Before The War - Randy Newman
Lovers in Japan / Reign Of Love - Coldplay
Madagascar - Guns N' Roses
Marie From Sunny Italy - Irving Berlin
My America - A Camp
Party in the U.S.A. - Miley Cyrus
Song Of Bangladesh - Joan Baez
Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour) - Jay-Z, Bono, The Edge & Rihanna
The Annexation Of Puerto Rico - A Static Lullaby
The News From Spain - Al Stewart
Tired of England - Dirty Pretty Things
Turning Japanese - The Vapors
Uncommon Valor: A Vietnam Story - Jedi Mind Tricks
We Are The World: 25 For Haiti - Artists For Haiti
Welcome to England - Tori Amos
Young Americans - David Bowie

Steve said...

A few more:

America Is - Violent Femmes
American Music - Violent Femmes
Australia - The Kinks
Australia - The Shins
Bosnia - The Cranberries
Impossible Germany - Wilco
My Vietnam - Pink
White America - Eminem