Best Songs About California

on May 2, 2010
California songs are part of world culture and there are more songs about California than any place on earth.

There are like a billions songs about California, man, but which are the best songs? They're right here, dude.



The musical tributes to the Golden State never stop. Each year, there are more than 100 songs about California recorded and released.

Each linked California song title points to its own special article featuring its own cool music video. It's a long California songs list. Enjoy.

Best Songs About California

All the Gold in California - Gatlin Brothers - 1979
Back to California - Carole King - 1972
Beverly Hills - Weezer - 2005
Bitter, Drunk & Cold - The Far West - 2012
Blue Jay Way - Beatles - 1967
Buscando California - Los Lovekills - 2011
Cali, Cali, Cali - Alyssa Bernal - 2010
California - AB O'Neill
California - Adicts
California - Akia
California - American Pearl
California - Atherton
California - BNR - 2012
California - Belinda Carlisle - 1997
California - Blatz
California - Blind Melon
California - Bob Dylan
California - Brad Davis- 2003
California - Casanovas
California - Chuck Berry
California - Copeland
California - Darren Hayes
California - Datarock
California - Dealership
California - Debby Boone
California - Delta Spirit - 2012
California - Dr. Dog
California - Dressy Bessy
California - EMA
California - Flash and the Pan
California - Flight Station
California - Georgia Prophets
California - Gianna Nannini
California - Gina Villalobos
California - Gomez
California - Happy End
California - Hawk Nelson
California - Hollywood Undead
California - Independent
California - Jay Farrar
California - Joey McIntyre
California - Joey Ryan
California - John Callahan
California - John Mayall
California - Joni Mitchell - 1971
California - Josh Ritter
California - Kenny Chesney
California - Kimberly Trip
California - Kirsten Proffit - 2012
California - Kooks
California - Lenny Kravitz
California - Low
California - Manfred Mann's Earth Band
California - Melissa Etheridge - 2007
California - Metro Station
California - Moffatts
California - Mylène Farmer - 1996
California - Never Shout Never
California - Paperboys - 2007
California - Phantom Planet
California - Quasi
California - Rentals
California - Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise
California - Robert Charlebois
California - Rogue Wave
California - Rufus Wainwright
California - Sarah Slean
California - Semisonic
California - Shannon Hurley - 2009
California - Shawn Mullins
California - Shorelines End
California - Simpletones
California - Sly Boogy
California - Something for Kate
California - Stan Rogers
California - Stroke 9
California - Tamar Kaprelian - 2012
California - Tea Leaf Green
California - The After Party - 2011
California - The Stand Out State - 2013
California - Tom Petty/Heartbreakers
California - Tom Ugly - 2011
California - Toploader
California - Umberto Tozzi
California - Unified Theory
California - Unsensored
California - Urban Fate
California - Vic Ruggiero
California - Vicetone - 2012
California - Wave
California - Wax
California - Wedding Present
California - Wilson Phillips
California - Winds of Plague
California - Wiz Khalifa
California - Zen Mafia - 1999
California Blue - Peter Mylett - 2011
California Brain - RapScallions - 2011
California Calling - Olof Göthlin - 2011
California Christmas - Gram Rabbit - 2008
California Christmas - Leah Felder (Brandon & Leah) - 2011
California Dorks - Jason Munday - 2010
California Dreamin' - The Mamas and The Papas - 1965
California Dreamin' - The Seekers - 1966
California Earthquake- Cass Elliot - 1968
California Feeling - AB & The Sea - 2012
California Girl - Sherlock Tones - 2011
California Girl Remix - Numan Paul - 2012
California Girls - David Hasselhoff - 2004
California Girls - Gretchen Wilson - 2006
California Grrrs - Katy Puppy - 2012
California Gurls - James Blunt - 2011
California Gurls - Katy Perry - 2010
California Here I Come - Huell Howser - 2010
California King Bed - Rihanna - 2011
California Line - Chaparral - 2011
California Love - 2Pac/Dr. Dre - 1995
California Love - Hello Summer - 2012
California Man - The Move - 1972
California Nights - Lesley Gore - 1967
California Nights - The Sweet - 1978
California Poppy - David Douglas - 2013
California Rain - Milow - 2011
California Rain - The Rescues - 2009
California Shrills - Eva On The Western Castle Island - 2012
California Skies - Mikey Wax - 2010
California Sky - Unwritten Law - 1998
California Soul - Riot Act - 2005
California Sun - Adam Stern - 2009
California Sun - Digital Alkemist - 2011
California Sunday Morning - Brotherhood of Man - 1973
California Sunrise - Dirty Gold - 2011
California Sunset - Allen KV - 2013
California Wildflower - Ted Russell Kamp - 2011
California Wine - Jason Heath & The Greedy Souls - 2012
Celebrity Skin - Hole - 1998
Christmas in California - Captain & Tennille - 1985
Country Boy (You Got Your Feet in L.A.) - Glen Campbell - 1975
Cruising California - The Offspring - 2012
Do You Know the Way to San Jose - Dionne Warwick - 1968
Do You Wanna Hold Me? - Bow Wow Wow - 1983
Doors Unlocked and Open - Death Cab For Cutie - 2011
Feelin' California - Hayley - 2012
Freeway - Aimee Mann - 2008
Goodnight California - Nate Currin - 2011
Growing Up In California - Night Ranger - 2011
Hollywood - Marina and the Diamonds - 2009
Hollywood - Michael Buble - 2010
Hollywood - Mitchell Niemeyer & Jonathan Mendelsohn - 2013
Hollywood Dream - The Ready Set - 2011
Hollywood Hills - Sunrise Avenue - 2011
Hollywood Tonight - Michael Jackson - 2011
Hotel California - TQ - 2012
I Left My Heart in San Francisco - Tony Bennett - 1962
I Surf - M.C. Nay Nay & the Jazzy Jukes - 2011
In California - Neko Case - 2001
In With the Newport - Wheeland Brothers - 2012
It Never Rains in Southern California - Albert Hammond - 1972
L.A. Song - Beth Hart - 1999
L.A. Woman - The Doors - 1971
L.A. Woman 2012 - The Doors - 2012
La La Land - Demi Lovato - 2009
Lemonade - Daniel Revel Miller - 2010
Lighting It - Relic Secure - 2013
Like Zsa Zsa Gabor - Erasure - 1988
Los Angeles - X - 1980
Love is King - Funnel Heads - 2013
Low - Cracker - 1993
Malibu - Hole - 1998
Mistress of the Dark - Ghoultown - 2010
Naked In Venice - Radical Something - 2012
On My Way to L.A. - Phil Carmen - 1985
On PCH - White Smoke - 2011
Orange County - Stefy - 2006
Palo Alto - Devonté Hynes
Pacific Coast Highway - Hole - 2010
Pacific Coast Party - Smash Mouth - 2001
Queen of California - John Mayer - 2012
Queen of the Waves - Barbie - 2010
Sacramento - Middle Of The Road - 1972
San Bernadino - Christie - 1970
San Diego - Joey Pearson - 2010
San Francisco - Cascada - 2011
San Francisco - Foxygen - 2013
San Francisco - Scott McKenzie - 1967
Santa Ana Winds - Sons Of Bill - 2011
Sausalito Summernight - Diesel - 1981
Save Me, San Francisco - Train - 2011
Sognando la California - Dik Dik - 1966
Southern California - Ace of Base - 2010
Sugar Town - Nancy Sinatra - 1966
Summer of Love - Cascada - 2012
Sunset California - John Aidan - 2012
Sunset People - Donna Summer - 1980
The Only Place - Best Coast - 2012
The Sound of San Francisco - Global Deejays - 2004
Thinking California - James Low Western Front - 2012
This Is Not A Marijuana Song - Protoje - 2012
This Town - Dotan - 2011
This Town - Go-Go's - 1981
Till the World Ends - Britney Spears - 2011
Toast to the Coast - Wheeland Brothers - 2012
Under California Stars - Roy Rogers - 1948
Walking in L.A. - Traci Lords - 2004
Waves & Waves - Funeral Club - 2012
Where I Want To Be - Lilly Wood and the Prick - 2012
Will You Go With Me - Chaparral - 2012

After looking at so many titles of the best California songs, you must be congratulated. Songs about California totally ROCK.

What's that? No more California songs?