57 Songs about California for the Ultimate Playlist
These songs about California will make you smile, knowing that you’re singing about the The Golden State.
From California songs about love, heartbreak, nostalgia, and beyond, these are some of the best country songs about California, pop songs about California, and rock songs about California.
Use this California playlist as you’re flying into San Francisco, driving through Los Angeles or hanging out in Santa Monica.
Some of these are songs that mention California in the lyrics or title, while others don’t mention California by name, but are certainly about the state and contains characters and experiences that take place there.
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1. I Love You, California
2. Canyon Moon by Andrew McMahon
3. Sweet Life by Frank Ocean
4. Hollywood by Daniel Powter
5. Los Angeles by Counting Crows
6. California Nights by Lesley Gore
7. Good Vibrations by the Beach Boys
8. Malibu by Hole
9. California Love by 2Pac
10. I Left My Heart in San Francisco by Tony Bennett