The 50 Best Songs with a Number in the Title

From massive pop hits to classic R&B ballads, you can count on these numerical tracks.

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You may think your favorite songs are all about the words, but numbers play a major role when it comes to music. From summing up all the ways you can leave your lover to remembering that year that gave you the best summer of your life, these songs with a number in the title are all classics for a reason. We've broken them down by genre for you so you can put together your own playlist and properly appreciate these numerical tracks.

Classic Songs with a Number in the Title

Eight Days a Week lyrics The Beatles

1. "It Takes Two," Marvin Gaye and Kim Weston

2. "Three Times a Lady," The Commodores

3. "Love Potion No. 9," The Clovers

4. "Eight Days a Week," The Beatles

5. "99 Luftballoons," Nena

6. "9 to 5," Dolly Parton

7. "Edge of Seventeen," Stevie Nicks

8. "Another One Bites the Dust," Queen

9. "One Way or Another," Blondie

10. "A Pirate Looks at Forty," Jimmy Buffett

11. "Goody Two Shoes," Adam Ant

12. "I Would Die 4 U," Prince

13. "Knock Three Times," Tony Orlando and Dawn

14. "One Heartbeat," Smokey Robinson

15. "When I'm 64," The Beatles

16. "One of These Days," Pink Floyd

17. "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover," Paul Simon

18. "December '63 (Oh What a Night)," Four Seasons

19. "Down to Zero," Jo Armatrading

20. "Land of 1,000 Dances," Wilson Pickett

21. "Three Little Birds," Bob Marley

22. "One (Is the Loneliest Number)," Three Dog Night

23. "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad," Meatloaf

24. "867-5309/Jenny," Tommy Tutone

Rock Songs with a Number in the Title

Summer of 69 lyrics Bryan Adams

25. "3AM," Matchbox Twenty

26. "1979," Smashing Pumpkins

27. "Summer of '69," Bryan Adams

28. "Seven Nation Army," The White Stripes

29. "Song 2," Blur

30. "Nine," Patti Smith

31. "One," U2

32. "One," Metallica

Pop Songs with a Number in the Title

A Thousand Years lyrics Christina Perri

33. "Nothing Compares 2 U," Sinead O'Connor

34. "A Thousand Years," Christina Perri

35. "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)," The Proclaimers

36. "Two Princes," Spin Doctors

37. "100 Years," Five for Fighting

38. "5 Years Time," Noah and the Whale

39. "…Baby One More Time," Britney Spears

40. "1234," Feist

41. "1985," Bowling for Soup

R&B Songs with a Number in the Title

Seven Whole Days lyrics Toni Braxton

42. "7 Rings," Ariana Grande

43. "Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg," TLC

44. "Seven Whole Days," Toni Braxton

Country Songs with a Number in the Title

Fifteen lyrics Taylor Swift

45. "Fifteen," Taylor Swift

46. "Two of a Crime," Miranda Lambert

47. "Two of a Kind, Workin on a Full House," Garth Brooks

48. "You're Still the One," Shania Twain

Hip-Hop Songs with a Number in the Title

49. "99 Problems," JAY-Z

50. "I Got 5 on It," Luniz

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