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Teenage Years in Song Titles

These are the top songs whose titles refer to a teenager’s chronological age.

RANKSONG TITLEARTIST(S)YEAR
1Sixteen CandlesThe Crests 1959
2Edge of SeventeenStevie Nicks1981
3Only SixteenSam Cooke1959
4Hey NineteenSteely Dan1980
5I'm EighteenAlice Cooper1970
6You're SixteenJohnny Burnette1960
7Only SixteenDr. Hook1975
8(She's) Sexy + 17Stray Cats1983
9Sweet Little SixteenChuck Berry1958
10You're SixteenRingo Starr1973
11Eighteen With a BulletPete Wingfield1975
12Happy Birthday Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka 1961
13At SeventeenJanis Ian 1975
14She's Only 18Red Hot Chili Peppers2006
1518 and LifeSkid Row1989
16Christine SixteenKiss1977
1719Paul Hardcastle1985
18ThirteenBig Star1972