Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Songs With "Ain't" In The Title

Technically speaking, "ain't" may be improper English, but it just so happens to be a word contained within the titles of some of the greatest popular songs ever written, several of which are represented here. My personal favorites among these are #5 and #8. Which ones do you like best? (This doesn't *have to* be a rhetorical question.)  ~  JH

1)  Weezer  ~  "Say It Ain't So"

2)  Bon Jovi  ~  "This Ain't A Love Song"

3)  Cage The Elephant  ~  "Ain't No Rest For The Wicked"

4)  Craig Morgan  ~  "This Ain't Nothin'"

5)  Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell  ~  "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"

6)  Alicia Keys  ~  "If I Ain't Got You"

7)  Eric B. & Rakim  ~  "I Ain't No Joke"

8)  Patty Smyth & Don Henley  ~  "Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough"

9)  Bachman Turner Overdrive  ~  "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet"

10)  Fats Domino  ~  "Ain't That A Shame"

11)  Sweet Brown  ~  "Ain't Nobody Got Time For That"

12)  Four Tops  ~  "Ain't No Woman (Like The One I've Got)"

13)  Jennifer Lopez  ~  "Ain't It Funny"

14)  Brett Dennen  ~  "Ain't No Reason"  (Just try to ignore the ridiculous hairdo – this guy can sing!)

15)  The Hollies  ~  "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother"

16)  Shania Twain  ~  "Home Ain't Where His Heart Is (Anymore)"

17)  Whitesnake  ~  "Love Ain't No Stranger"

18)  Macy Gray  ~  "She Ain't Right For You"

19)  Johnny Cash  ~  "Ain't No Grave"

20)  The Temptations  ~  "Ain't Too Proud To Beg"

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