Music can provide a distinct soundtrack to our holidays, even inspiring where we travel.

To reveal the most sung about places in the world, at Celebrity Cruises we’ve analysed the lyrics of top-charting singles since the 1960s.

Explore by artist, genre or decade to discover the most popular, and sometimes surprising places, that feature in popular music.

Genre (All)
Decade (All)
Top 5 Most Mentioned
1. New York
161 Songs
2. London
102 Songs
3. Los Angeles
87 Songs
4. California
67 Songs
5. Hollywood
66 Songs