In my Top 100, each artist is limited, fairly or not, to one entry. In partial compensation I herewith list my favorite ten songs for my favorite artists – a deep dive, if you will, into the music I like.

Bruce Springsteen

  • Jungleland
  • Glory Days
  • The Rising
  • Born to Run
  • Darkness on the Edge of Town
  • Badlands
  • Dancing in the Dark
  • Wrecking Ball
  • Blinded by the Light
  • Billie Jean

Elvis Presley

  • Don’t Be Cruel
  • I Want You, I Need You, I Love You
  • Don’t
  • Love Me
  • (Marie’s the Name Of) His Latest Flame
  • A Fool Such As I
  • In the Ghetto
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love
  • If I Can Dream
  • The Wonder of You

Jimmy Buffett

  • Boat Drinks
  • Changes in Latitudes
  • Fins
  • Cheeseburger in Paradise
  • Margaritaville
  • Fruitcakes
  • Unpopular Poet
  • The Captain and the Kid
  • The Weather is Here
  • Come Monday

John Mellencamp

  • The Authority Song
  • Jack and Diane
  • Hurt So Good
  • Cherry Bomb
  • Your Life Is Now
  • Minutes to Memories
  • Check It Out
  • Hand to Hold Onto
  • R.O.C.K. in the USA

The Moody Blues

  • Question
  • Emily’s Song
  • The Story in Your Eyes
  • Nights in White Satin
  • Your Wildest Dreams
  • I Know You’re Out There Somewhere
  • Lazy Day
  • Floating
  • The Balance

Jackson Browne

  • For A Dancer
  • Late For The Sky
  • The Load-Out/Stay
  • Running On Empty
  • Sing My Songs to Me/For Everyman
  • Just Say Yeah
  • A Child in These Hills
  • Somebody’s Baby
  • Song for Adam
  • My Opening Farewell

Bob Dylan

  • Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts
  • Blowin’ In the Wind
  • Just Like A Woman
  • Like A Rolling Stone
  • Mr. Tambourine Man
  • You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
  • It Ain’t Me, Babe
  • Tangled Up in Blue
  • You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere
  • My Back Pages

Bob Seger

  • Night Moves
  • Like A Rock
  • We’ve Got Tonite
  • Against the Wind
  • American Storm
  • The Fire Inside
  • Even Now
  • Hollywood Nights
  • Till It Shines
  • The Famous Final Scene

Billy Joel

  • Piano Man
  • The Longest Time
  • Only the Good Die Young
  • It’s Still Rock’n’Roll to Me
  • She’s Always a Woman
  • Why Judy Why
  • Scenes from an Italian Restaurant
  • The Entertainer
  • I’ve Seen the Lights Go out on Broadway
  • A Matter of Trust
  • Captain Jack