“Chicago” by Sufjan Stevens
“Chicago Seemed Tired Last Night” by The Hold Steady
“Chi-Town” by The Cribs
“Back to Chicago” by Styx
“Southside” by Common
“Welcome to Chicago” by Kill Hannah
“Chicago” by Portugal. The Man.
“Chicago at Night” by Spoon
“Chi-Raq” by Nicki Minaj
“Chicago Is So Two Years Ago” by Fall Out Boy
“Living In Chicago” by the Bee Gees
“LAX to O’Hare” by The Academy Is…
“Tonight, Tonight” by Smashing Pumpkins
“When the Levee Breaks” by Kansas Joe McCoy and Memphis Minnie (popularized by Led Zeppelin)
“In the Ghetto” by Elvis Presley
“We’re All Crazy in Chicago” by Jonathon Brandmeier
“Super Bowl Shuffle” by the Chicago Bears
“Go Cubs Go” by Steve Goodman
“Chelsea Dagger” by The Fratellis
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Jay Gentile is a Thrillist contributor and, like the Paul Butterfield song, was born in Chicago. Follow @innerviewmag.