Songs By The Numbers

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    Songs By The Numbers

    Songs with numbers in the titles or prominently in the lyrics:

     

    Carry The Zero - Built To Spill

    We 3 - Soul Asylum

    One - Metallica

    One Of These Days - Pink Floyd

    Seven-Day Weekend - Elvis Costello & Jimmy Cliff

    Third Stone From the Sun - Hendrix

    Ten Little Kids - Jayhawks

     

     

     
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    19th nervous breakdown - Stones

    9 tonight - Bob Seger

    2,000 light years from home - Stones

    I'm 18 - Alice Cooper

    99 Red Luft Ballons - Nena

    One - Three Dog Night (Extra credit)

    Sweet little 16 - Chuck Berry

     

     
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    Here's a song with numbers in the title and the band name (though not one that has been in my CD player):

    1,2,3 Red Light - 1910 Fruitgum Company

     

     
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    You're Sixteen - Ringo Starr

    Sixteen Candles - The Crests

    Rock Around The Clock - Bill Haley and the Comets

    Three Little Birds - Bob Marley

    Four Green Fields - The Clancy Brothers

    25 Or 6 To Four - Chicago

    Two Of Us - The Beatles

    The Number Of The Beast - Iron Maiden

    Rikki Don't Lose That Number - Steely Dan

     
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    Re: Songs By The Numbers

    Nine Below Zero - Sonny Boy Williamson

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmgBQmB9bNc

    Ninety Nine - Sonny Boy Williamson

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmgBQmB9bNc

    The Clock Strikes Twelve - Bo Diddley

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qs66-_McK_k

    123 - Len Barry

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcxcbzAYD9Y

    Eight Miles High - The Byrds

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WH6UnvSlahc

    Ninety Nine and a Half Won't Do - Wilson Pickett

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhX4liVtuCc

     

     
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    One After 909- Beatles

    2 + 2 - Bob Seger System

    3 Of A Perfect Pair- King Crimson 

    For My Lady- Moody Blues ( sorry, best I could do).

    5 O'Clock World - The Vogues 

    Route 66-Rolling Stones (among others).

    Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son- Iron Maiden 

    The Cockroach That "ATE" Cincinnati- Rose And The Arrangement

    867-5309- Tommy Tutone...or Revolution 9 by the Beatles, but we've determined that it is not a song.

    also:

    88 Lines About 44 Women- The Nails

    Hangar 18- Megadeth

    52 Seconds- Bad Religion

    Cygnus X-1- Rush

    Nine While Nine- Sisters Of Mercy

    99 To Life- Social Distortion

    700 Ft. Ceiling- The Tragically Hip

     

     

     

     

     
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    Strawberry Letter 23 - The Brothers Johnson

    27 Jennifers - Mike Doughty

    30 Days in the Hole - Humble Pie, Govt Mule, et al.

    46 Days - Phish

    Lost Ones - Lauryn Hill

    99 Problems - Jay-Z

     
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    40 Days and 40 Nights - Muddy Waters


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=78hq1BgE4RA

    Thirty Days - Chuck Berry

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kU_506KSI_s

     

     
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    Saved by Zero - The Fixx

    One - U2

    Two Hearts Beat as One - U2

    Three Hits - Indigo Girls

    Positively 4th Street - Bob Dylan

    Mambo # 5 - Lou Bega

    6th Avenue Heartache - Wallflowers

    The Magnificent Seven - The Clash

    Driver 8 - REM

    #9 Dream - John Lennon

    Big 10 Inch Record - Aerosmith

    11 O'Clock Tick Tock - U2

    Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 - Bob Dylan

    13 Steps Lead Down - Elvis Costello

     
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    In response to gerbs' comment:
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    Saved by Zero - The Fixx

    One - U2

    Two Hearts Beat as One - U2

    Three Hits - Indigo Girls

    Positively 4th Street - Bob Dylan

    Mambo # 5 - Lou Bega

    6th Avenue Heartache - Wallflowers

    The Magnificent Seven - The Clash

    Driver 8 - REM

    #9 Dream - John Lennon

    Big 10 Inch Record - Aerosmith

    11 O'Clock Tick Tock - U2

    Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 - Bob Dylan

    13 Steps Lead Down - Elvis Costello

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    NICE!!!

    I should have started with zero....but my song would've been Elvis Costello's 'Less Than Zero.'

    I've never heard of your #5 song....and I don't know much about the Wallflowers, except Dylan's kid is the singer. 

    Think you could go to 20?....I ran out of steam at #10!!!

     
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    The songs with numbers I like the most include the following:

    I don't think I'm copying others' selections.

     
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    Nine Pound Hammer - Tom Rush (among many others)

    96 Tears - ? and the Mysterians

     
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    In response to ZILLAGOD's comment:
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    In response to gerbs' comment:
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    Saved by Zero - The Fixx

    One - U2

    Two Hearts Beat as One - U2

    Three Hits - Indigo Girls

    Positively 4th Street - Bob Dylan

    Mambo # 5 - Lou Bega

    6th Avenue Heartache - Wallflowers

    The Magnificent Seven - The Clash

    Driver 8 - REM

    #9 Dream - John Lennon

    Big 10 Inch Record - Aerosmith

    11 O'Clock Tick Tock - U2

    Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 - Bob Dylan

    13 Steps Lead Down - Elvis Costello

    [/QUOTE]

    NICE!!!

    I should have started with zero....but my song would've been Elvis Costello's 'Less Than Zero.'

    I've never heard of your #5 song....and I don't know much about the Wallflowers, except Dylan's kid is the singer. 

    Think you could go to 20?....I ran out of steam at #10!!!

    [/QUOTE]

    I'll help out with the next number, 14.

    Friday Night, August 14th - Funkadelic

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Hbr778CD3M

     

     
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    Four and Twenty - Stephen Stills

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-bliyct4_6o

     

     
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    The Fabulous Ones - Blackalicious

    22 Two's - Jay-Z

    20 Dollar - MIA

    Three Hours - Nick Drake

    One More Robot/Sympathy 3000-21 - The Flaming Lips

    Six Days at the Bottom of the Ocean - Explosions in the Sky

    2cv - Lloyd Cole and the Commotions

    The Seventh Seal - Scott Engel

    10 Mile Stero - Beach  House

    11:08 - M9

    8 1/2 minutes - The Dismemberment Plan

    16" de peteribi - Pescado Rabioso

     
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    In response to Klaas' comment:
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    The new math:
     
    "One and One Make Five"- Pet Shop Boys

     

     
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    One More Chance - Pet Shop Boys

    and this thread would not be complete without:

    4:33 - John Cage   Cool. Use left and right arrows to navigate.

     

     
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    500 Miles --  The Proclaimers

    3 Times A Lady -- L Richie

    In the Year 2525 -- Zager and Evans (1 hit wonder I think)

    24 Hours from Tulsa -- Burt B

    3 (aka One Two Three)  recorded by B Spears

    1812 Overture (not a song, but I can't resist)  

    50 Ways to Leave Your Lover   P Simon

    Love Potion No. 9 -- The Searchers

    At 17  -- J Ian

    I'm 'enery the VIII I am -- Herman Hermits

    Summer of  '69  -- Bryan Adams

    59th Bridge Street Song  -- P Simon

     
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    7 & 7 Is - Love

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kaCuwMogMB8

    Six O'Clock - The Lovin' Spoonful

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vd5DWpfnLFM

    Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out - Bruce Springsteen

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BL-HL3ELvFI

     

     
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    Eight Days A Week -- The Beatles

    Two Out of Three Ain't Bad -- Meat Loaf

    Feels Like a Number -- Bob Seger

    22,000 Days -- The Moody Blues

    5:15 -- The Who

    19th Nervous Breakdown -- The Roling Stones

    The 59th Street Bridge -- Simon and Garfunkel

    99 Luftballons -- Nena

    Second-Hand News -- Fleetwood Mac

    Two of Us -- The Beatles

    Two Young Lovers -- Dire Straits

    Two Less Lonely People -- Air Supply

     
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    In response to royf19's comment:
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    Eight Days A Week -- The Beatles

    Two Out of Three Ain't Bad -- Meat Loaf

    Feels Like a Number -- Bob Seger

    22,000 Days -- The Moody Blues

    5:15 -- The Who

    19th Nervous Breakdown -- The Roling Stones

    The 59th Street Bridge -- Simon and Garfunkel

    99 Luftballons -- Nena

    Second-Hand News -- Fleetwood Mac

    Two of Us -- The Beatles

    Two Young Lovers -- Dire Straits

    Two Less Lonely People -- Air Supply

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    Surprised

     
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    In response to Elekktra's comment:
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    500 Miles --  The Proclaimers

    3 Times A Lady -- L Richie

    In the Year 2525 -- Zager and Evans (1 hit wonder I think)

    24 Hours from Tulsa -- Burt B

    3 (aka One Two Three)  recorded by B Spears

    1812 Overture (not a song, but I can't resist)  

    50 Ways to Leave Your Lover   P Simon

    Love Potion No. 9 -- The Searchers

    At 17  -- J Ian

    I'm 'enery the VIII I am -- Herman Hermits

    Summer of  '69  -- Bryan Adams

    59th Bridge Street Song  -- P Simon

    [/QUOTE]


    Nice list. You keep reminding me of Paul Simon songs I've forgotten about. Thanks.

     
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    In response to ZILLAGOD's comment:
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    In response to gerbs' comment:
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    Saved by Zero - The Fixx

    One - U2

    Two Hearts Beat as One - U2

    Three Hits - Indigo Girls

    Positively 4th Street - Bob Dylan

    Mambo # 5 - Lou Bega

    6th Avenue Heartache - Wallflowers

    The Magnificent Seven - The Clash

    Driver 8 - REM

    #9 Dream - John Lennon

    Big 10 Inch Record - Aerosmith

    11 O'Clock Tick Tock - U2

    Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 - Bob Dylan

    13 Steps Lead Down - Elvis Costello

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    NICE!!!

    I should have started with zero....but my song would've been Elvis Costello's 'Less Than Zero.'

    I've never heard of your #5 song....and I don't know much about the Wallflowers, except Dylan's kid is the singer. 

    Think you could go to 20?....I ran out of steam at #10!!!

    [/QUOTE]

    I'll help out with the next number, 14.

    Friday Night, August 14th - Funkadelic

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Hbr778CD3M

    [/QUOTE]

    Thanks to DD for getting over my stumbling block, and will try not to duplicate!

    TVC15 - David Bowie

    Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen - Neil Sedaka

    Sexy + 17 - Stray Cats

    18 & Life - Skid Row

    19 - Paul Hardcastle

    20th Century Fox - The Doors

    21 Guns - Green Day

    Quitting while I'm ahead.  BTW Zilla, Mambo #5 may be a bit too close to "dance" music for your taste Laughing

     
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    30th Century Man - Scott Walker

     

     
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