This is a list of songs about California. Many songs have been written about California ; some songs describe its people, places, and events, while others touch on Californian experiences and state of mind. This list tries to compile those songs and the artists who wrote them, although many entries include songs covered by artists who did not write the song. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This is a dynamic list of songs and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. You can help by expanding it with reliably sourced entries. See also: List of songs about Los Angeles. Mega Ran. Retrieved Retrieved 1 September
My husband and I fell in love on long drives down Highway One. Over the years and through many weekends spent exploring our beloved home state, we developed the perfect playlist for driving in California. As you pass through rolling coastal cliffs, tiny beach towns, majestic redwoods, and the cityscapes of Los Angeles and San Francisco, this soundtrack will accompany your journey.
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Her passions include words, flowers, hiking, and music. It may be impossible to capture California's essence in a single piece of music, but the 15 songs on this list are classic attempts at that task. These 15 California songs — all from the s and s — still manage to capture pieces of the Golden State. The songs cover California: its days and nights, its beaches and cities, its newcomers and fads, its drivers and dreamers. Listen, and you'll likely yearn for sunshine. Listen, and you may well hear an echo of the California soul. The California promise: To ditch stress "big time," break out the windchimes. What's worth singing about in the Golden State: The weather.
Here are 25 great songs that sparkle with the magic of California. Also, we decided to pick no more than one song per artist — otherwise this whole list could have easily just been Beach Boys songs. The result would be, for our money, the greatest song ever written about the Bay Area. You bet, thanks to this fantastic Doobie Brothers offering. Let this shiny rocker serve as a reminder. So, watch your speedometer, because we know the foot can get a little heavy on the pedal whenever Jim Morrison comes on.