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Songs About Criminal Acts

These are the top songs about someone who is guilty of or has committed a crime.

RANKSONG TITLEARTIST(S)YEAR
1Bohemian RhapsodyQueen1975
2Folsom Prison BluesJohnny Cash1956
3RenegadeStyx1979
4Take the Money and RunThe Steve Miller Band1976
5In the GhettoElvis Presley1969
6Don't Take Me AliveSteely Dan1976
7Ride Like the WindChristopher Cross1980
8Riders on the StormThe Doors1971
9Do It AgainSteely Dan1973
10Down By the RiverNeil Young1969
11Bad CompanyBad Company1974
12Mack the KnifeBobby Darin1959
13I Fought the LawThe Bobby Fuller Four1965
14Janie's Got a GunAerosmith1989
15Blaze of GloryBon Jovi1990
16Midnight RamblerThe Rolling Stones1969
17Gimme Some WaterEddie Money1979
18Saturday Night SpecialLynyrd Skynyrd1975
19Seasons in the SunTerry Jacks1974
20Whiskey in the JarThin Lizzy1972
21Doolin-DaltonThe Eagles1973
22Stagger LeeLloyd Price1959
23The Ballad of Bonnie and ClydeGeorgie Fame1968
24The Night the Lights Went Out in GeorgiaVicki Lawrence1973
25Tom DooleyThe Kingston Trio1958
26Green, Green Grass of HomeTom Jones1966
27The PusherSteppenwolf1968
28Indiana Wants MeR. Dean Taylor1970