Friend's Song List

  • After the Lovin’ by Engelbert Humperdink 1976
  • Ain’t Too Proud to Beg by The Temptations 1966
  • A Little Bit Me, a Little Bit You by The Monkeys (written by Neil Diamond) 1967
  • Already Gone  by The Eagles 1974
  • Alright by Darius Rucker 2008
  • Always by Atlantic Starr 1987
  • Always and Forever by Heatwave (later Luther Vandross) 1978
  • Amazed by Lonestar 1999
  • American Girl by Tom Petty 1977
  • At This Moment by Billy Vera & The Beaters 1981
  • Auld Lang Syne by Guy Lombardo 1939
  • Authority Song by John Mellencamp 1983
  • Baby, Now That I’ve Found You by The Foundations 1967
  • Beginnings by Chicago (Transit Authority) 1969
  • Beyond the Sea by Bobby Darin 1959
  • Blue Suede Shoes by Carl Perkins (later Elvis Presley) 1955
  • Boogie Shoes by KC & the Sunshine Band 1975
  • Born To Be Wild by Steppenwolf 1967
  • Brick House by Commodores 1977
  • Bristol Stomp by The Dovells (orig. Terry & the Appeljacks) 1961
  • Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison 1967
  • Bubble Toes by Jack Johnson 2001
  • Build Me Up Buttercup by The Foundations 1968
  • But It’s Alright by Huey Lewis and the News
  • Call Me The Breeze by Lynyrd Skynyrd (orig. J. J. Cale - ’71) 1974
  • Can’t Buy Me Love by The Beatles 1964
  • Can’t Take My Eyes Off You by Frankie Valli 1967
  • Can’t You See by Marshall Tucker Band 1973
  • Celebration by Kool & the Gang 1980
  • Cherish by The Association 1966
  • Colour My World by Chicago (b-side: Make Me Smile & Beginnings) 1970
  • Come and Get Your Love by Redbone 1974
  • Come Together by The Beatles (later Aerosmith – ‘78) 1969
  • Dance to the Music by Sly and the Family Stone 1968
  • December 1963 (Oh, What a Night) by The Four Seasons 1975
  • Desperado by The Eagles 1973
  • Dock of the Bay by Otis Redding 1968
  • Don’t Worry Baby by The Beach Boys 1964
  • Do You Want to Know a Secret by The Beatles (sung by George Harrison) 1963
  • Drift Away by Dobie Gray (orig. John Henry Kutz) 1973
  • Drive My Car by The Beatles 1965
  • Everlasting Love by Robert Knight (later Carl Carlton) 1967
  • Evil Ways by Santana 1969
  • Fly Like an Eagle by The Steve Miller Band 1976
  • Fly Me to the Moon by Frank Sinatra 1964
  • Friends in Low Places by Garth Brooks 1990
  • Georgia On My Mind by Ray Charles (orig. Hoagy Carmichael) 1960
  • Get Ready by the Temptations 1966
  • Gimme Some Lovin’ by Spencer Davis Group (& Stevie Winwood) 1967
  • Gimme Three Steps by Lynyrd Skynyrd 1973
  • Girl I Wanna Lay You Down by Jack Johnson 2006
  • God Bless the USA by Lee Greenwood 1984
  • Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant 1982
  • Got to Get You Into My Life by The Beatles (later Earth, Wind, & Fire – ’78) 1966
  • Hard to Handle by Otis Redding (later Black Crowes) 1968
  • Have I Told You Lately by Van Morrison (later Rod Stewart) 1989
  • Hawaii Five-O Theme by Morton Stevens 1968
  • House is Rockin’ by The Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble 1989
  • Hush by Deep Purple (first single as Deep Purple) 1968
  • I Believe in You and Me by The Four Tops (later Whitney Houston) 1983
  • I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch) by The Four Tops 1965
  • I Feel Good (real name - I Got You) by James Brown 1965
  • If by Bread 1971
  • If it Don’t Work Out (Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye) by the Casinos (later Eddy Arnold) 1967
  • I’m a Believer by The Monkeys (written by Neil Diamond) 1966
  • In My Life by The Beatles 1965
  • In the Midnight Hour by Wilson Pickett 1965
  • In the Mood by Glenn Miller 1939
  • I Only Have Eyes for You by The Flamingos (orig. Peggy Lee) 1959
  • I Saw the Light by Todd Rundgren 1972
  • I Shall Be Released by The Band (written & later recorded by Bob Dylan) 1968
  • It’s Your Love by Tim McGraw w/ Faith Hill 1997
  • I Wanna Be Your Man by The Rolling Stones (later the Beatles – ’63) 1963
  • I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor 1978
  • Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley (later Blues Brothers – ’80) 1957
  • Jenny (867-5309) by Tommy Tutone 1982
  • Johnny B. Goode by Chuck Berry 1958
  • Jump, Jive, and Wail by Brian Setzer (orig. Louis Prima – ’56) 1998
  • Just a Gigolo / I Ain’t Got Nobody by David Lee Roth (orig. Louis Prima – ’56) 1985
  • Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) by The Temptations 1971
  • Just Say It’s Over Friends – a Friends original
  • Just the Way You Are by Billy Joel 1977
  • Keep Your Hands To Yourself by The Georgia Satellites 1986
  • Ladies Night by Kool & the Gang 1979
  • Lady by Kenny Rogers (written by Lionel Richie) 1980
  • Land of a Thousand Dances by Wilson Pickett (orig. Cannibal & Headhunters) 1966
  • Last Dance with Mary Jane by Tom Petty 1993
  • Listen to the Music by The Doobie Brothers 1972
  • Long Train Running by The Doobie Brothers 1973
  • Love the One You’re With by Stephen Stills (later Isley Brothers – ’71) 1970
  • Lovin’, Touchin’, Squeezin’ by Journey (first Top 20 hit!) 1979
  • Mack the Knife (The Ballad of) by Bobby Darin (orig. Louis Armstrong – ‘56) 1959
  • Make Me A Deal – a Friends original
  • Make Me Smile by Chicago 1970
  • Margaritaville by Jimmy Buffett 1977
  • Melissa by Allman Brothers 1972
  • Midnight Confession by The Grass Roots 1968
  • Missin’ You – a Friends original
  • Moondance by Van Morrison 1970
  • More by Perry Como 1956
  • More Today Than Yesterday by the Spiral Staircase 1969
  • Mustang Sally by Wilson Pickett 1965
  • My Girl / Just My Imagination by The Temptations 1964
  • Na Na Goodbye / The End by The Beatles ’69/‘69
  • Never My Love by the Association (orig. the Addrisi Brothers) 1967
  • New York, New York - Liza Minnelli (later Frank Sinatra – ‘80) 1977
  • No Matter What by Badfinger 1970
  • Oh Donna by Ritchie Valens 1958
  • Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison 1964
  • Old Days by Chicago 1975
  • Old Time Rock and Roll by Bob Seger 1979
  • One Way Out by Allman Brothers (orig. Elmore James) 1972
  • On the Darkside (Eddie and the Cruisers) by John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band 1983
  • Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry 1976
  • Poor Side of Town by Johnny Rivers 1966
  • Proud Mary by Credence Clearwater Revival (later T. Turner) 1969
  • Quando, Quando, Quando by Engelbert Humperdink (orig. Pat Boone–’62)
  • Ramblin’ Man by Allman Brothers (orig. Hank Williams) 1973
  • Reach Out (I’ll Be There) by The Four Tops 1966
  • Rock Around the Clock by Bill Haley and His Comets 1955
  • R-O-C-K in the USA by John Mellencamp 1985
  • Roll Over Beethoven by Chuck Berry 1956
  • Run Around Sue by Dion 1961
  • Saturday in the Park by Chicago 1972
  • September by Earth, Wind, & Fire 1978
  • (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty by KC & the Sunshine Band 1976
  • Shout by The Isley Brothers 1959
  • Since I Don’t Have You by The Skyliners 1958
  • Sleep Walk by Santo & Johnny 1959
  • Slow Dancing (Swaying to the Music) by Johnny Rivers 1977
  • Smooth by Santana featuring Rob Thomas 1999
  • Some Kind of Wonderful by Grand Funk Railroad 1975
  • Stand By Me by Ben E. King 1961
  • Start Me Up by The Rolling Stones 1981
  • Strangers in the Night by Frank Sinatra 1966
  • Summer Wind by Frank Sinatra (orig. Wayne Newton – ’65) 1966
  • Stuck in the Middle With You by Stealers Wheel 1972
  • Suspicious Minds by Elvis Presley (last #1 single in the US) 1969
  • Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond 1969
  • Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd 1974
  • Swingtown by The Steve Miller Band 1977
  • Take It Easy by The Eagles (by Jackson Browne & G. Frey) 1972
  • Taking Care of Business by Bachman Turner Overdrive (BTO) 1973
  • Tears of a Clown by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles 1970
  • The Letter by Joe Cocker (orig. Box Tops – ’67) 1970
  • These Boots Are Made for Walkin’ by Nancy Sinatra 1966
  • Ticket To Ride by The Beatles 1965
  • Till There Was You from The Music Man (later the Beatles) 1963
  • Time Won’t Let Me by The Outsiders 1966
  • Tracks of My Tears by The Miracles 1965
  • T-R-O-U-B-L-E by Elvis Presley (later Travis Tritt – ‘92) 1975
  • 25 Miles by Edwin Starr 1969
  • 25 or 6 to 4 by Chicago 1970
  • Twinkle in Your Eye – a Friends original
  • Twist and Shout by The Isley Brothers (orig. Top Notes - ‘61) 1962
  • Twistin’ the Night Away by Sam Cooke (later Rod Stewart – ‘73) 1962
  • Unchain My Heart by Ray Charles (later Joe Cocker ‘87) 1961
  • Under the Boardwalk by The Drifters 1964
  • Vehicle by Ides of March 1970
  • Way You Do the Things You Do by The Temptations (later by UB40 – ’89) 1964
  • Werewolves of London / All Summer Long by Warren Zevon / Kid Rock ‘78/‘08
  • What I Like About You by The Romantics 1979
  • When a Man Loves a Woman by Percy Sledge (later Michael Bolton – ‘91) 1966
  • When I’m 64 by The Beatles 1967
  • Who Says You Can’t Go Home by Bon Jovi 2006
  • Wild Night by Van Morrison 1971
  • With a Little Help From My Friends by The Beatles (sung by Ringo Starr) 1967
  • Woman by John Lennon 1981
  • Y.M.C.A. by The Village People 1979
  • You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet by Bachman Turner Overdrive 1974
  • You Can Leave Your Hat On by Joe Cocker (orig. Randy Newman – ‘72) 1986
  • You Really Got Me by The Kinks (later Van Halen – ’78) 1964
  • Your Mama Don’t Dance by Loggins & Messina 1972
  • Zoot Suit Riot by Cherry Poppin’ Daddies 1998
  • Christmas Song, The (Chestnuts) by Nat King Cole (orig. Mel Torme in ‘44) 1946
  • Feliz Navidad by Jose Feliciano 1970
  • Happy Xmas (War Is Over) by John & Yoko, The Plastic Ono Band 1971
  • Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Judy Garland (later countless others) 1944
  • Jingle Bell Rock by Bobby Helms (later Bill Haley – ‘68) 1957
  • Jingle Bells (swing version)
  • Merry Christmas Baby by Bruce Springsteen
  • Merry Christmas Darling by The Carpenters 1970
  • Run, Run, Rudolph by Chuck Berry (later many others) 1958
  • Santa Claus Is Coming To Town by Bruce Springsteen / Pointer Sisters