Let’s try a new twist — songs with famous people in the title. As always, I’m going alphabetically (by last name, where there is one), but feel free to stretch a bit if you’ve got a good song you want to squeeze in here.
Think of it like that game where you’re hosting a dinner party with anyone from human history. This list would make for an interesting evening.
I’m gonna tell it like a comeback story …
“Biko,” Peter Gabriel
“Biko,” Paul Simon
“William Blake,” Daniel Amos
“I May Just Have to Murder James Blunt,” Mitch Benn
“Albert Camus,” Titus Andronicus
“Art Carney’s Dream,” The Swirling Eddies
“Kit Carson,” Bruce Cockburn
“Charlemagne in Sweatpants,” The Hold Steady
“Mr. Columbus,” Grace Potter & The Nocturnals
“World Before Columbus,” Suzanne Vega