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Modern Memphis Songs

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Earlier this year, the Smithsonian Rock N Soul Museum posted a list on its website of 899 recorded songs that mention the city of Memphis, citing it as the most mentioned city in pop songs. Whether that's true or not, the idea of "Memphis" songs typically means stuff like Chuck Berry's "Memphis" or Marc Cohn's "Walking in Memphis," records by nationally known outsiders that put the city right there in the title.

But what about songs from and about the city?

Read the rest of Chris Herrington's look at Memphis songs the CVB might not approve of.

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