How Many Songs Can You Name That Reference Baltimore in the Lyrics

baltimore water How Many Songs Can You Name That Reference Baltimore in the Lyrics

Here comes some Flashback Weekend Trivia for you…how many songs can you name that mentions Baltimore in the lyrics?

Check out this composite of songs…how many can you identify? Do you know other songs that mention Baltimore in the lyrics, let me know!

  • MJ

    How about “Good Morning Baltimore” It’s the first in the movie, and musical HAIRSPRAY. It is performed by Tracy Turnblad.

  • Penny

    Don’t forget Jim Croce’s “Big Wheel”!

  • Max Somers

    There are more than you would think. They include:

    Dancing in the Streets by Martha and the Vandelas
    Crabs for Christmas by David Deboy
    Off the Corner by Sisqo
    The City that Reads by The Graduate
    Baltimore, My Home Town by Terry Lee Jenkins
    Good Morning Baltimore by Nikki Blonsky (Hairspray)
    Girl from Baltimore by The Fleshtones
    Barefoot in Baltimore by Strawberry Alarm Clock
    Baltimore Bounce by Al Sears
    Streets of Baltimore by Gram Parsons
    The Baltimore Sun by The Jayhawks
    The Lady Came from Baltimore by Tim Hardin
    The Streets of Baltimore by Bobby Bare
    Back, Back, Back to Baltimore by Zeb Turner
    Raining in Baltimore by Counting Crows

  • Max Somers

    I told you there were more than you would think. Here’s more:

    Boogie Woogie Baltimore by Charlie Daniels
    Streets of Baltimore by O’Malley’s March
    What’s New in Baltimore by Frank Zappa
    Baltimore Fire by New Lost City Ramblers
    A Baltimore Love by 50 Cent
    Hungry Heart by Bruce Springsteen
    How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live? by Springsteen
    Baltimore Oriole by George Harrison

  • Max Somers

    There were also a lot of different Baltimore songs with the same title:

    Baltimore by Randy Newman sung by Nina Simone
    Baltimore by The Drifters
    Baltimore by John MacLain
    Baltimore by Tori Amos
    Baltimore by Roy Buchanan
    Baltimore by Lyle Lovette

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