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What is the longest song title?
June 14, 2015 5:22PM
The longest song title:
Regretting What I Said to You When You Called Me 11:00 On a Friday Morning to Tell Me that at 1:00 Friday Afternoon You're Gonna Leave Your Office, Go Downstairs, Hail a Cab to Go Out to the Airport to Catch a Plane to Go Skiing in the Alps for Two Weeks, Not that I Wanted to Go With You, I Wasn't Able to Leave Town, I'm Not a Very Good Skier, I Couldn't Expect You to Pay My Way, But After Going Out With You for Three Years I DON'T Like Surprises!! Subtitled: A Musical Apology
Artist: Christine Lavin
Album: Future Fossils
97 words, 383 characters (no coma), and 478 characters (with coma)
The part that said "Subtitled ..." is part of the song title. Even if you omit it, it is still the longest.
Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and
Grooving With A Pict - Pink Floyd
The Siege and Investiture of Baron von Frankenstein's Castle at Weisseria - Blue Oyster Cult
"The Sad But True Story Of Ray Mingus, The Lumberjack Of Bulk Rock City, And His Never Slacking Stribe In Exploiting The So Far Undiscovered Areas Of The Intention To Bodily Intercourse From The Opposite Species Of His Kind, During Intake Of All The Mental Condition That Could Be Derived From Fermentation." By Rednex
The Guinness Book of World Records lists: I'm a Cranky Old Yank in a Clanky Old Tank on the Streets of Yokohama with my Honolulu Mama Doin? Those Beat-o, Beat-o Flat-On-My-Seat-o, Hirohito Blues" By Hoagy Carmichael.
Shawn Phillips, from his album "Second Contribution": "She Was Waiting For Her Mother At The Station In Torino, And You Know I Love You Baby, But It's Getting Too heavy To Laugh"
"The Black Hawk War, or, How to Demolish an Entire Civilization and Still Feel Good About Yourself in the Morning, or, We Apologize for the Inconvenience but You're Going to Have to Leave Now, or, 'I Have Fought the Big Knives and Will Continue to Fight Them Until They Are Off Our Lands!'" by Sufjan Stevens
Na Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na) by My Chemical Romance