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Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities, Steely Dan

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Steely Dan's, "Everything You Did"
The Lyrics:
I never knew you, you were a roller skater You gonna show me later Turn up the Eagles, the neighbors are listening
Who They Mention:
The Eagles
Submitted by: KarenHlly
Steely Dan's, "Everything You Do"
The Lyrics:
Turn up the Eagles; the neighbors are listening
Who They Mention:
The Eagles, which in turn inspired the line about steely knives in Hotel California
Submitted by: dayna
Steely Dan's, "FM"
The Lyrics:
Nothing but blues and Elvis
Who They Mention:
Elvis Presley
Submitted by: Paul Warren
Steely Dan's, "Hey Nineteen"
The Lyrics:
Hey nineteen
That's 'Retha Franklin
She don't remember
The queen of soul
It's hard times befallen
The sole survivors
She thinks I'm crazy
But I'm just growing old
Who They Mention:
Aretha Franklin
Submitted by: FussBudget
Steely Dan's, "Pretzel Logic"
The Lyrics:
I have never met Napoleon
But I plan to find the time
Who They Mention:
Napoleon Bonaparte
Submitted by: David Jones
Steely Dan's, "Show Biz Kids"
The Lyrics:
They got the shapely bodies They got the Steely Dan t-shirt
Who They Mention:
Steely Dan
Submitted by: KarenHlly
Steely Dan's, "Your Gold Teeth"
The Lyrics:
Even Cathy Berberian knows There is one roulade she cannot sing....
Who They Mention:
Cathy Berberian Composer, singer
Submitted by: Steve Osterling

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