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If you have song lyrics that name check celebrities for a song use the below form to send it in. No sexually explicit entries. They will not be added.

I'm not talking about songs that just name someone (there's more than I could ever list). I'm referring to songs that name someone famous or well known. For instance the Beastie Boys "name check" Abe Vigoda in "Posse in Effect".

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities, U2

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U2's, "Angel of Harlem"
The Lyrics:
Birdland on 53
The street sound like a symphony
We got John Coltrane and a love supreme...
Who They Mention:
John Coltrane
Submitted by: Bere
U2's, "Elvis Presley and America"
The Lyrics:
They never mention his name on the lyrics, but I think the title is enough
Who They Mention:
Elvis Presley
Submitted by: Bere
U2's, "God Part 2"
The Lyrics:
Hear a singer on the radio late last night says he's gonna kick in the darkness till it bleeds daylight
Who They Mention:
BRUCE COCKBURN - Canadian singer songwriter from the awesome song 'lovers in a dangerous time' - U2 mentions this burried in the liner notes of Rattle and HoHum
Submitted by: GaneshADOW
U2's, "The Playboy Mansion"
The Lyrics:
Michael Jackson, history
If beauty is truth, and surgery the fountain of youth
Who They Mention:
Michael Jackson
Submitted by: Mickey D.

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