Tom Paxton's Song List

(alphabetical by artist)


Asleep at the Wheel

Miles of Texas

Boogie Back to Texas

Roly Poly

Route 66


The Band

The Weight

The Night They Drove Ol’ Dixie Down

Across the Great Divide



All You Need is Love


Come Together

Drive My Car

Get Back

Here Comes the Sun

Here, There and Everywhere

Hey Jude

I Feel Fine

I’ll Cry Instead

I’ve Just Seen a Face

If I Fell


Lady Madonna

Let It Be

Norwegian Wood

Ob La Di, Ob La Da

Rocky Racoon

She Loves You


Strawberry Fields

You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away

Yellow Submarine


Clint Black

Like the Rain

Nothin’ But the Tailights

Better Man

Killin’ Time


Garth Brooks

Friends in Low Places

The Dance

The River

The Thunder Rolls


Zac Brown Band

Chicken Fried

Knee Deep



Jimmy Buffet


A Pirate Looks at Forty

Cheeseburger in Paradise

Come Monday



Johnny Cash

A Boy Named Sue

Ring of Fire

Folsum Prison Blues

I Walk the Line

Wabash Canonball

Green, Green Grass of Home



Kenny Chesney

I’m Alive and Well

Please Come to Boston

When the Sun Goes Down


Eric Clapton


Tears in Heaven

Tulsa Time

Rock in’ Roll Heart

Wonderful Tonight


Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

Teach your Children

Love the One You’re With

Old Man


Heart of Gold


Southern Cross


Creedence Clearwater Revival

Fortunate Son

Have You Ever Seen the Rain

Green River


Jim Croce

Bad, Bad Leroy Brown

Time in a Bottle



John Denver

Annie’s Song

Rocky Mountain High

Leaving on a Jet Plane

Sunshine on my Shoulder

For You

Grandma’s Feather Bed

Thank God I’m a Country Boy

Wild Montana Skies

Whispering Jessie

Eagles and Horses


Neil Diamond

Cherry, Cherry

Sweet Caroline

Solitary Man

Play Me

I’m a Believer


Bob Dylan

Blowing in the Wind

Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright

Just Like a Woman

Like a Rolling Stone

Lay Lady Lay

Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door

I Shall Be Released

The Times They Are A-Changing

Tonight I’ll Be Staying Here With You

You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere

Mr. Tamborine Man



Peaceful Easy Feeling

Hotel California

Take It Easy

Your Lying Eyes


Tequila Sunrise


Everly Brothers

Dream, Dream, Dream

Wake Up Little Suzy

Cathy’s Clown

Devoted to You

Let It Be Me

Bye, Bye Love


Grateful Dead

Friend of the Devil


Sugar Magnolia


Alan Jackson


She’s Got the Rhythm

Tonight I Climbed the Wall


Billy Joel

Piano Man

Just the Way You Are

New York State of Mind

You May Be Right

She’s Always a Woman To Me

Only the Good Die Young


Elton John

Tiny Dancer

Can You Feel The Love Tonight

Don’t Let the Sun Go Down On Me

Your Song


Jack Johnson

Banana Pancakes

Sitting, Waiting and Wishing

Better Together

Bubbly Toes

Rodeo Clowns



Nora Jones

Don’t Know Why

Come Away With Me


Toby Keith

I Love This Bar

Beer For My Horses



You Really Got Me

All Day and All of the Night



Gordon Lightfoot

If I Could Read Your Mind


Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Bobby McGee


Green Day

Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Good Riddance

21 Guns


Kenny Loggins

House on Pooh Corner

Danny’s Song



Lyle Lovett

If I Had a Boat

She’s No Lady

My Baby Don’t Tolerate

In My Own Mind

Blues for Dixie


 David Matthews Band

Where are You Going?

The Space Between

The Best of What’s Around


Bob Marley

No Woman No Cry

Stir it Up


John Mayer

Your Body is a Wonderland

Waiting on the World to Change



Willie Nelson

Always on My Mind

Whisky River

Blue Skies


Georgia on My Mind

All of Me

Unchained Melody

Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain

What a Wonderful World

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys

On the Road Again

Luchenback, Texas

Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Be Cowboys

City of New Orleans

Poncho and Lefty


Peter, Paul and Mary

Puff the Magic Dragon

The Wedding Song

If I Had a Hammer




Tom Petty

I Won’t Back Down





Plain White T’s

Hey There Delilah

Rhythm of Love


Elvis Presley

Teddy Bear

All Shook Up

Heartbreak Hotel

I Can’t Help Falling in Love With You


Kenny Rogers


The Gambler


Rolling Stones


Ruby Tuesday

Jumpin’ Jack Flash

Honky Tonk Woman

Paint It Black


Simon and Garfunkle

The Sounds of Silence

Me and Julio

Mrs. Robinson

Fifty Ways to Leave Your Lover

The Boxer


Scarborough Fair

Bridge Over Troubled Water

Fifty Ninth Street Bridge Song


Sons of the Pioneers

Cool Water

Ghost Riders in the Sky

Tumbling Tumbleweeds


Bruce Springstein


Promised Land


Cat Stevens

Wide World


Morning Has Broken

Father and Son


George Strait

Amarillo by Morning

All My Ex’s Live in Texas

The Fireman

Cross My Heart


Talking Heads

And She Was

Take Me to the River


James Taylor

Carolina In My Mind

Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonite

Fire and Rain

How Sweet It Is


Up on the Roof

Shower the People

Something In the Way She Moves

Sunny Skies

Sweet Baby James

Your Smiling Face

You’ve Got a Friend

Walking Down a Country Road


Van Morrison


Tupelo Honey

Crazy Love

Brown Eyed Girl

Someone Exactly Like You


Neil Young

Harvest Moon

Old Man

Heart of Gold


 Miscellaneous Country/Folk Songs


Indian Outlaw                                    Tim McGraw

A Business Doin’ Pleasure 

Across the Great Divide                 N Griffith

Back in the Saddle Again

Battle of New Orleans                    J. Horton

Cattle Call                                    E Arnold

Don’t Fence Me In                         G Autry

El Paso                                        M Robbins

Street of Laredo

Fire on the Mountain                      M Tucker

Fishin’ Blues                                 T Mahal

Good Hearted Woman                    W Jennings

Hey Good Lookin’                          H Williams


King of the Road                            R Smith

Leaving Louisiana                          EL Harris


Mr Bojangles                                 JJ Walker

Up Against the Wall You RNM                             

Pamela Brown                               TT Hall

Paradise                                       J Prine

Ramblin’ Man                               Allmans  

Rose of St Antone                        B Wills

She Thinks I Still Care                  G Jones

Sixteen Tons                                TE Ford

Sweet Home Alabama                    L Skynard

Tennessee Stud                             D Watson

The Perfect Country Song                DA Coe

This Land Is Your Land                    W Guthrie

Walkin’ After Midnight                       P Cline

Wildfire                                            JC Young

Home on the Range                          traditional

You Are My Sunshine

Red River Valley

Rocky Top

Get Along Little Doggies





Miscellaneous Rock/ Pop Songs


Dust in the Wind                                 Kansas

Snow                                                 Red Hot Chile Peppers

Dani California

Home                                                  Phillip Phillips

Home                                                  Edward Sharpe

Ho Hey                                                Lumineers

Please Come to Boston                        Dave Loggins

Livin’ on a Prayer                                 Bon Jovi

Under the Boardwalk                             Drifters

Love Potion #9                                     Coasters

The Way                                              Fastball

Walking on the Sun                               Smashmouth

What I Like About You                           Ramones

Rock This Town                                    B Setzer

Fields of Gold                                         Sting

Red, Red Wine                                       UB 40

All I Want is You                                    U2

Still Haven’t Found

At Last                                                  Etta James

Golden Lady                                          S Wonder

Good Lovin’                                            Rascals

Joy to the World                                      TD Night

Landslide                                              Fleetwood

Let’s Stay Together                                 A Green

New Wave Polly                                     Nirvana

Lake of Fire

Cat’s in the Cradle                                  H Chapin

American Pie                                          D McLean

Money for Nothin’                                    Dire Straits

Walkin In Memphis                                  Mark Cohn

Stairway to Heaven                                  Led Zepplin                 

What Goes Around                                   J Timberlake

Guantanamera                                        Trini Lopez

Hallelujah                                                Leonard Cohen

Jenny 8675309                                       Tommy Tutone



Wedding Songs


Longer                                                     D Fogelburg

The Wedding Song                                   PPand Mary

Here, There and Everywhere                       Beatles

So In Love                                                Thymes

Crazy Love                                                V Morrison

Have I Told You Lately

Devoted to You                                         Everlys

Let It Be Me

For You                                                    J Denver

Annie’s Song

Have You Ever Loved a Woman                 B Adams

Fields of Gold                                            Sting

Wonderful Tonight                                      E Clapton

At Last                                                      Etta James

When You Say Nothing at All                       A Krause

Time in a Bottle                                          J Croce


Disney Songs


A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes

A Whole New World

Bare Necessities

Be Our Guest

Be Our Guest

Beauty and the Beast

Bella Note

Bibbidibobidee Boo

Can You Feel the Love Tonight

Candle on the Water


Colors of the Wind

Cruella di Vill

Endless Night

Endless Night

Everybody Wants to be a Cat

Feed the Birds

Hakuna Matata

Hi Ho

I Love to Laugh

I Wanna be Like You

I Wont Grow Up

I’m Late

If I Were King of the Forest

Kiss the Girl

Lets Go Fly a kite

Little Girls

Never Smile at a Crocodile

One Song

Part of your World

Someday My Prince Will Come

Spoonful of Sugar


Tender Shepherd

The Lion Sleeps Tonite

The Wonderful Thing about Tiggers

Under the Sea

Whistle While You Work

You’ve Got a Friend in Me


Kids Songs


Apples and Bananas

Baby Beluga

Baoom, Baoomba Bubble Gum

Big Rock Candy Mountain

Bob Bob Bob

The Bingo Farmer

The Cat Came Back

Candy Man

Chicken Cluck

Do You Know What I Am?

Don’t Be Rude to a Rhinoceros

Down By the Bay


Gina the Laughing Hyena

Goin On a Lion Hunt

Halloween Town

He and She Seagulls

Hey Howdy Hey

Hey Jake, A Ghost Is Creepin’

I Got Bugs

Itsy Bitsy Spider

Lady Bug Picnic

Lollipop Tree

Long Gone From Kentucky

The Little Engine that Could

Little Sir Echo

Lydia the Tattooed Lady

The Marvelous Toy

Monsters in the Bathroom

Mouse in My House

Mr. Hoover’s Ghost

My Bonnie

My Aunt Came Back

My Boomerang Won’t Come Back

Open, Shut Them

Peanut Butter and Jelly

Puff the Magic Dragon

The Royal Duke of York

She’ll Be Comin’ Around the Mt.



Tennessee Stud

The Teddy Bear’s Picnic

There’s a Dog in School

There’s a Pea on my Plate

These are the Questions

Three Little Fishes

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star

We are the Bears

We Love Bananas

Willie the Whale

You’ll Be Sorry


Christmas Songs


Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire

Coventry Carol

Deck the Halls

Do You Hear What I Hear?

The First Noel

Frosty the Snowman

God Rest Yee Merry Gentlemen

Good King Wenceslas

Hark the Herald Angles Sing

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Here Comes Santa Claus

I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Jingle Bells

Jingle Bell Rock

Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

Let It Snow

Mister Santa

O Christmas Tree

O Come all Ye Faithful

O Little Town of Bethlehem

Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer

Silent Night

Silver Bells

Up on the Housetop

We Three Kings of Orient Are

What Child is This?

White Christmas

Winter Wonderland


Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals

And I Love Her


Another Yellow Moon

Ashokan Farewell

Away in a Manger

Bartolome’s Waltz

Bit and Pieces


Both Sides Now

Brett’s Boogie

Bridge Over Troubled Waters

California Dreaming

Can You Feel the Love Tonight

Canyon Canon

Capricho Arabe

Carol of the Drum

Classical Gas




Dawn Over Carnarvon

Deck the Halls

Drive My Car

Dust in the Wind

Eleanor Rigby


Fields of Gold 

From a Distance

Go Tell It On the Mountain

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

Happy Together

Have I Told You Lately

Have You Ever Seen the Rain

Here Comes the Sun

Hotel California

House on Pooh Corner

I Believe

I Don’t Know How to Love Him

I Will Always Love You

I’ll Follow the Sun

I’ll Follow the Sun

I’m Yours


In Your Arms

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring

Jingle Bells

Lady Madonna



Let It Be

Let’s Stay Together

Long and Winding Road


Moon River


My Cherie Amour


Norwegian Wood

O Come Emmanuel

O Come Little Children

O Little Town of Bethlehem

Over the Rainbow

Pachabel Canon

Packington’s Pound

Popsicle Toes

Scarborough Fair


Silent Night

Silver Bells

Solo Flight

Someone Like You



Sweet Judy Blue Eyes

Tennessee Waltz

Theme from the Titanic

Time in a Bottle


Waltz of Capri


When I’m 64

When You Say Nothing at All

Whiter Shade of Pale

Wonderful Tonight

You’ve Got a Friend

Your Song