Top 10 Songs that Mention Wisconsin

1. Bruce Springsteen, “Cadillac Ranch”:
“Hey little girly in the blue jeans so tight
Drivin’ alone through the Wisconsin night”

2. Bon Iver, “Wisconsin”:
“That was Wisconsin that was yesterday”

3. Red Hot Chili Peppers, “Around the World”:
“Bonafide ride, Step aside my Johnson,
Yes, I could, In the woods of Wisconsin”

4. The Dead Milkmen, “Wisconsin”:
“I’m living in Wisconsin,
Although I’m in PA,
I’d be in Wisconsin”

5. Sponge, “Neenah/Menasha”:
“Neenah Menasha will wait”

6. Gordon Lightfoot, “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald”:
“The ship was the pride of the American side,
coming back from a mill in Wisconsin”

7. George Jones, “Milwaukee Here I Come”:
“Which one you want the most them Opry stars or me,
Milwaukee here I come from Nashville, Tennessee,

Milwaukee is a-where we were before we came here,
Workin’ in a brewery making the finest beer”

8. Jonathan Richman, “They’re not Tryin’ on the Dance Floor”:
“Like Sheboygan or Eau Claire,
They’re just there.”

9. Johnny Mathis, “In Wisconsin”:
An entire romantic song about the Badger State.

10. Glenn Yarbrough, “Wisconsin”:
“It’s a land that sets you dreaming if it’s dreaming that you do,
And I wanted you to see the old Wisconsin that I knew.”

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