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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, Latest Entries

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Johnny Rebel's, "I'm A Good Old Rebel"
The Lyrics:
I rode with Robert E. Lee
Who They Mention:
General Robert E. Lee
Submitted by: Tarzan
Ray Stevens', "Osama Yo' Mama"
The Lyrics:
And I can hear dubya sayin' - "You in a heap of trouble boy
And I don't think you'll enjoy
Our game of seek and destroy
Who They Mention:
President George W. Bush
Submitted by: Tarzan
Ray Stevens', "Osama Yo' Mama"
The Lyrics:
Osama - yo mama could have done a lot better
Though I bet every day you did something to upset her
Who They Mention:
Osama bin Laden
Submitted by: Tarzan
The Offspring's, "Pretty Fly (For A White Guy)"
The Lyrics:
At least you know you can always go on Ricki Lake
Who They Mention:
Ricki Lake, actress and talk show host
Submitted by: Tarzan
The Offspring's, "Pretty Fly (For A White Guy)"
The Lyrics:
He needs some cool tunes
Not just any will suffice
But they didn't have Ice Cube
So he bought Vanilla Ice
Who They Mention:
Ice Cube and Vanilla Ice
Submitted by: Tarzan
D.J. Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince's, "Parents Just Don't Understand"
The Lyrics:
This isn't Sha Na Na, come on Mom, I'm not Bowzer.
Who They Mention:
Jon "Bowzer" Bauman
Submitted by: Tarzan
Johnny Rebel's, "Jesse Showed Up"
The Lyrics:
Jesse showed up
Jesse showed up
Wouldn't you know it
Jesse Jackson showed up
Who They Mention:
Jesse Jackson.
Submitted by: Tarzan
Donovan's, "Lalena"
The Lyrics:
That's your lot in life Lalena
Who They Mention:
The name "Lalena" is a variation on German actress Lotte Lenya who was often cast in the role of prostitutes.
Submitted by: Sara
Ben Rector's, "Brand New"
The Lyrics:
I feel like a young John Cusack, like making big mistakes.
Who They Mention:
The actor John Cusack
Submitted by: Obi Lame Kenobi
Van Morrisson's, "Jackie Wilson said "
The Lyrics:
"Jackie Wilson said It was Reet Petite" "Kinda love you got Knock me off my feet" "Let it all hang out"
Who They Mention:
Jackie Wilson an American soul singer-songwriter and performer. A tenor with a four octave vocal range. Reet Peite from a Jackie WIlson song refers to a girl, think of calling someone that," Hey Reet pettite" these days?
Submitted by: Mary Helen

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