Does anyone know any songs that have a history behind them/explain an event in history? (ie Sweet Home Alabama, American Pie)

Much thanks!

Check these sites for a few songs that have a history and/or explain an event.






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Thank you.

Do you know any modern ones?

I'm sorry -- but I'm not familiar with current popular songs. But -- you can Google the names of some and add song history to your search term.


Niel Young wrote "Southern Man" And as a reprise to it his friend, Lynard Skynard wrote Sweet Home Alabama. they even performed them together in concert.

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