“Theme From New York, New York” – Frank Sinatra
“Start spreadin’ the news” that you can’t have a list of most popular songs about New York without Mr. Frank Sinatra on the list. This is the most quintessential New York song out there. With the congested “hustle and bustle” of every day life in the city, songs like “Theme From New York, New York” remind NYC citizens of the class, elegance, and prestige that is also associated with their city. And when all that love and admiration for a city is coming from a voice as smooth as Frank Sinatra’s, well, I’ve got to say, it’s pretty hard not to listen and fall in love right with the city right there with him.
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