#AtoZChallenge: G

This post is part of a month-long blogging challenge. The challenge is to start the month with the letter A and make our way to letter Z at the end of the month.

A quick review of what we’re doing here:

I’ll post 3 to 5 songs with a word that represents the letter of the day. In the comments, you’ll share songs that also use the selected word in either the title or lyrics.  Pretty easy, and loads of fun!

Today’s word is “Girl”

From Dictionary.com:

  1. Girls Just Want To Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper
  2. Girl I’m Gonna Miss You - Milli Vanilli
  3. Oh Girl - The Chi-lites
  4. Jessie’s Girl - Rick Springfield
  5. Here Comes My Girl - Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

And those are my Girls for the day.  Let’s see what Girl songs you come up with. Your songs can be from any musical genre.  Share in the comments.


  1. You have both of the ones that jumped to my mind first - Girls just wanna and Jessie's Girl (although I have to admit, relistening to Jessie's Girl makes me grind my teeth - good heavens, doesn't she had a name or her own 😂).
    So another song, oh yes, Uptown Girl by Billy Joel.
    Tasha 💖
    Virginia's Parlour - The Manor (Adult concepts - nothing explicit in posts)
    Tasha's Thinkings - Vampire Drabbles

    1. Lots of Girl songs. I used some really good ones last year, but these were close second-choice songs for me.

  2. Mary,

    Cyndi had me chair boogieing this morning. I love 'Girls Just Want To Have Fun'. :)

    Here's my 'girls' song titles:

    "Material Girl" ~Madonna
    "Bad Girl" ~Donna Summer
    "I Kissed A Girl" ~Katy Perry
    "Waiting For A Girl Like You" ~Foreigner
    "China Girl" ~David Bowie

    Great playlist for today's alpha prompt, my friend!

    Cathy's Pinup Girl #AtoZChallenge Art Sketch Series 'G'

    1. oooh, Cathy! I had forgotten about that Foreigner song. Good one!

  3. Great choices. Let me add “Big Girls Don’t Cry”

  4. These are good songs and I like all of them. My picks are are ABBA’s I am Just a Girl. Girls,Girls, Girls sung by Elvis who was also in the film of the same name as the song. I also need to pick A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody and Thank Heaven, For Little Girls sung by Maurice Chevalier in Gigi.

    1. I had to check out Girls, Girls, Girls by Elvis as the only one by that name I knew about was by Motley Crue. Great suggestions!

  5. Great girl songs. How about "Girl Can't Help It" by Journey and "My Girl" by the Temptations :)

    Janet’s Smiles

    1. I had thought about using My Girl, but for some reason, it didn't make the list this year.

  6. Looks like there are quite a few great songs that use the word girl. Weekends In Maine

  7. How about:

    Diamond Girl by Seals & Crofts
    Girl by The Beatles
    Girl from The North Country by Bob Dylan
    Girls Girls Girls by Motley Crue
    Forever Your Girl by Paula Abdul
    Mystery Girl by Roy Orbison

    You found some good one here!

    1. Nice collection! Might have to use them in a future setlist :)

  8. Don't Take the Girl - Tim Mcgraw
    I'm Just a Girl who can't say no - From the musical Oklahoma
    That Thing You Do - Wonders from the movie of the same name
    featuring the lyrics I try and try to forget you girl, but it's just so hard to do.

    1. Those are some good additions to the list! Thanks!

  9. California Girls. by the Beach Boys. Ballerina Girl, by Lionel Richie. Girls Rule the World!, by Beyonce.


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