Friday song title list no. 17: All afloat – Songs with ships or boats in the title

Floating modes of transport: ships, boats, submarines, etc.

 

  1. (Don’t) Rock The Boat (Baby) – Hues Corp.
  2. 6 Months In A Leaky Boat – Tim Finn
  3. A Sailboat In The Moonlight – Billie Holiday
  4. Ain’t No Wheels On This Ship – Patsy Cline
  5. Battleship – Red Hot Chili Peppers
  6. Battleship Chains – Georgia Satellites
  7. Betty’s Got A Bass Boat – Pam Tillis
  8. Boat Drinks – Jimmy Buffett
  9. Boat Of Car – Tmbg
  10. Boat On The River –  Styx
  11. Boat That I Row – Neil Diamond
  12. Calypso – John Denver (name of a ship)
  13. Canary Yellow Canoe – Gordon Lightfoot
  14. Cardiff Rose – Roger Mcguinn (name of a ship)
  15. Come On Down To My Boat Baby – Every Mothers’ Son
  16. Come Sail Away – Styx
  17. Cripple Creek Ferry – Neil Young
  18. Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) – Harry Belafonte
  19. Downeaster Alexa – Billy Joel (name of a ship)
  20. Ferry Boat Serenade – Andrews Sisters
  21. Ferry Cross The Mersey – Gerry & The Pacemakers
  22. Ferryboat Serenade – Andrew Sisters
  23. I Saw Three Ships – Christmas Song
  24. If I Had A Boat – Lyle Lovett
  25. I’ll Sail My Ship Alone – Moon Mullican
  26. I’ll Sail This Ship Alone – Beautiful South
  27. Kashoggi’s Ship – Queen
  28. Ladies Of The Line – Tom Chapin
  29. Last Boat Leaving – Elvis Costello
  30. Little Red Rented Rowboat – Joe Dowell
  31. Longer Boats – Cat Stevens
  32. Marie Christine – Gordon Lightfoot And The Tannahill Weavers (name of a ship)
  33. Mary Mary Row Your Boat – The Classics Iv
  34. Michael Row The Boat Ashore – Trini Lopez
  35. Mingulay Boat Song – Traditional
  36. My Ship – Shawn Mullins
  37. Night Boat To Cairo – Madness
  38. Nightboat – Duran Duran
  39. No-Go Showboat – Beach Boys
  40. On A Ship – Judie Tzuke
  41. On A Slow Boat To China – old standard
  42. On The Good Ship Lollipop – Shirley Temple
  43. Poop Ship Destroyer – Ween
  44. Proud Mary – Creedence Clearwater Revival (name of a riverboat)
  45. Rock The Boat – Hughes Corporation
  46. Row Row Row The Boat – traditional
  47. Rowboat – Beck
  48. Sail Away – David Gray
  49. Sailboat In The Moonlight – Guy Lombardo
  50. Sailboat Song – Fifth Dimension
  51. Sailing Boat – Anna Ryder
  52. Sailing To Philadelphia – Mark Knopfler
  53. Sea Cruise – Frankie Ford; Herman’s Hermits
  54. See My Ships – Violent Femmes
  55. Ship Ahoy – O’jays
  56. Ship Of Fools – Doors; Grateful Dead; Robert Plant (all different songs)
  57. Ship Of Fools – World Party; John Cale; Erasure (don’t know about these)
  58. Ship To Shore – Chris De Burgh
  59. Shipbuilding – Elvis Costello
  60. Ships – Barry Manilow
  61. Ships Are Sailing – Mary Black
  62. Ships In The Night – Be Bop Deluxe
  63. Ships That Pass In The Night – Billy J Kramer
  64. Shipwrecked – Genesis
  65. Shrimp Boats – Rosemary Clooney
  66. Sink The Bismarck – Johnny Horton (name of a ship)
  67. Sinking Of The Reuben James – Woody Guthrie; The Kingston Trio (name of a ship)
  68. Sinking Ships – Sloan
  69. Sit Down, You’re Rocking The Boat – From <i>Guys & Dolls</i>
  70. Six Months In A Leaky Boat – Split Enz
  71. Steamboat – Beach Boys
  72. Teeny Little Dinghy – from <i>Something’s Afoot</i>
  73. The Ballad Of Yarmouth Castle – Gordon Lightfoot (presumably the name of a ship)
  74. The Big Boat – Champion Jack Dupree
  75. The Bonnie Ship The Diamond – The Whiskeyhill Singers
  76. The Crystal Ship – Doors
  77. The Good Ship Venus (Friggin’ In The Riggin’) – Oscar Brand
  78. The Great Titanic – Loretta Lynn (name of a ship)
  79. The Mary Ellen Carter – Stan Rogers (presumably the name of a ship)
  80. The Mayflower – Jon And Vangelis (name of a ship)
  81. The Ship Song – Nick Cave (the same song?)
  82. The Ship Song – Pearl Jam
  83. The Skye Boat Song – traditional
  84. The Sloop John B – The Beach Boys
  85. The Slumber Boat – Sophie B. Hawkins
  86. The Wreck Of The Athens Queen – Stan Rogers (name of a ship)
  87. The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald – Gordon Lightfoot (name of a ship)
  88. Theme From Boat Weirdos – Joe Walsh
  89. There Is A Ship – Peter, Paul & Mary
  90. Titanic – Blind Willie Johnson (name of a ship)
  91. Trains & Boats & Planes – Dionne Warwick
  92. When The Ship Comes In – Bob Dylan
  93. When The Ship Hits The Sand – Little Jimmie Dickens
  94. Wooden Ships – Crosby Stills & Nash; Jefferson Airplane  (same song?)
  95. Wreck Of The Hesperus – Procol Harum (name of a ship)
  96. Yellow Submarine – The Beatles
  97. Your Tall Ship – Peter Hammill

 Honorable mentions:

  1. Sailing – Rod Stewart
  2. Sailing – Christopher Cross (different song)
  3. Sailing Away – Chris De Burgh

Friday song title list no. 16: 2 wheels – songs with bicycles, motorbikes or other two-wheeled transport in the title

2 wheeled rides, i.e. motorbikes, scooters and bicycles.

 

Motorized:

  1. 1952 Vincent Black Lightning –  Richard Thompson
  2. Angel On My Bike – Wallflowers
  3. Bad Motor Scooter –  Sammy Hagar
  4. Bike – Pink Floyd
  5. Bike Ride To The Moon – Dukes Of Stratosphear; XTC
  6. Black Boys On Mopeds – Sinead O’Connor
  7. Dirt Bike – They Might Be Giants
  8. Electric Harley House Of Love –  Green Jelly
  9. Funky Moped – Jasper Carrott
  10. Harley Davidson Blues – Canned Heat
  11. Harley Davidson Of A Bitch –  Serge Gainsbourg
  12. I Ride My Bike – Cracker 
  13. Little Honda – Beach Boys
  14. M-Bike –  PJ Harvey
  15. Motorbike Beat – Rezillos
  16. Motorbikin’    Chris Spedding, Billy Idol
  17. Motorcycle Cowboy –  Merle Haggard
  18. Motorcycle Driven By – Third Eye Blind
  19. Motorcycle Driver – Joe Satriani
  20. Motorcycle Emptiness – Manic Street Preachers
  21. Motorcycle Mama – Neil Young
  22. Motorcycle Mama – Sailcat (different song from neil young’s)
  23. Motorcycle Man – Saxon
  24. Motorcycle Song –  Arlo Guthrie
  25. Paparazzi On Mopeds- Cranberries
  26. Ridin’ My Bike – Ricky Segall
  27. Silver Machine –  Hawkwind
  28. Tarzan On A Big Red Scooter –  Lolita Pop
  29. The Acoustic Motorbike – Luka Bloom
  30. The Motorcycle Song –  Arlo Guthrie

 

Non-motorized:

  1. Bicycle Built For Two – old standard
  2. Bicycle Race – Queen
  3. Bicycle Trip – Bruce Cockburn
  4. Bicycle Wheels Or Jesus Rode A Harley- Ugly Kid Joe
  5. Broken Bicycles – Tom Waits
  6. My White Bicycle – Tomorrow

  

Honourable mentions:

Bat Out Of Hell – Meat Loaf

Born To Run – Bruce Springsteen

Leader Of The Pack – The Shangri-Las