35 Best Girlfriend-themed Songs for a Wedding Playlist

August 1 is designated as Girlfriends Day. A special day to celebrate all your friends that are girls and also girls with which you are dating or romantically involved.

Girls can also have female companions to share their lives with but not in a romantic way.

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In 2010, a movie was released under the title Girlfriend. The movie entails a single mom being pursued by a boy with the syndrome. More information can be found on IMDB. Girlfriend is also the title of an Australian teen magazine.

Because girlfriends play such a significant role in our lives, so can be the same as expressed in music. Song lyrics through the years have been telling stories of girlfriends. So, in celebration of Girlfriends Day and for the importance girlfriends have played in society, please see our list of girlfriend songs below.

My girlfriend songs are special because each girlfriend song has the word girlfriend in the song title.

  1. “Girlfriend” by Avril Lavigne (Pop – 2007)
  2. “Girlfriend – The Neptunes Remix” by *NSYNC, Nelly (R&B – 2001)
  3. “Call Your Girlfriend” by Robyn (Dance – 2010)
  4. “Girlfriend” by Ayanna (Pop – 2023)
  5. “Girlfriend” by Bow Wow, Omarion (Hip Hop – 2007)
  6. “Girlfriend” by Charlie Puth (Pop – 2020)
  7. “Girlfriend” by *NSYNC (Pop – 2001)
  8. “Girlfriend” by Cate (Pop – 2023)
  9. “Bad Girlfriend” by Theory Of A Deadman (Rock – 2008)
  10. “Girlfriend” by Jback (Pop – 2023)
  11. “Girlfriend” by Michael Jackson (Pop – 1979)
  12. “Girlfriend” by Alicia Keys (R&B – 2001)
  13. “Girlfriend” by Pebbles (R&B – 1987)
  14. “Girlfriend” by Ruger (Afreobeats – 2023)
  15. “Girlfriend” by Matthew Sweet (Rock – 1991)
  16. “girlfriend” by hemlock springs (Indie Pop – 2022)
  17. “Girlfriend” by Bobby Brown (R&B – 1986)
  18. “Ex-Girlfriend” by No Doubt (Pop – 2000)
  19. “First Girlfriend” by Tydus (Pop – 2019)
  20. “Girlfriend” by Alana Springsteen (Country – 2021)

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Girlfriend – Charlie Puth
Released in 2020 on the album Girlfriend

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Baby, would you ever want to be my girlfriend?
If you want it, let me know
We could make this official

Hey Girlfriend – The Dead Deads
Released in 2020 on the album Hey Girlfriend

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Hey girlfri?nd
Hey girlfriend I’m on your side
H?y girlfriend, I’m on your side

break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored – Ariana Grande
Released in 2019 on the album thank u, next

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Break up with your girlfriend (Girlfriend)
Yeah, yeah, ’cause I’m bored
You could hit it in the mornin’ (Mornin’)

Girlfriend – FEYK
Released in 2019 on the album Girlfriend

Girlfriend – Christine and the Queens feat. Dâm-Funk
Released in 2018 on the album Chris

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Don’t feel like a girlfriend
But lover
Damn, I’d be your lover

Girlfriend – Busta Rhymes feat. Vybz Kartel & Tory Lanez
Released in 2017 on the album Girlfriend

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Now let it go girlfriend
Bend and touch your toes girlfriend
Now all my chicks everywhere, hands in the air (show ’em) and let em’ know girlfriend

Ain’t My Girlfriend – Too $hort feat. Ty Dolla $ign, French Montana, Joyner Lucas & Jeremih
Released in 2016 on the album Ain’t My Girlfriend

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

That ain’t my girlfriend, that’s my old b****
And I can have her any time I want, she love this d***
Oh n****, you mad, yeah n****, you pissed

Girlfriend – Icona Pop
Released in 2013 on the album This Is… Icona Pop

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

All I need in this life of sin is me and my girlfriend
Down to ride till the happy end, is me and my girlfriend

Call Your Girlfriend – Robyn
Released in 2011 on the album Body Talk
Genre: Dance

Lyric Quote:

Call your girlfriend
It’s time you had the talk
Give your reasons
Say it’s not her fault
But you just met somebody new

Girlfriend Tonite – Elizabeth Cook
Released in 2010 on the album Welder

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

And all the places you used to love to kiss
I can’t take the wrongs and make em right
But I can be your girlfriend tonight

Girlfriend – Phoenix
Released in 2009 on the album Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Farewell, well, well, well, well, well, well, ’til you know me well

Bad Girlfriend – Theory of a Deadman
Released in 2008 on the album Scars & Souvenirs
Genre: Rock

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

I like to strip her down, she’s naughty to the end
You know what she is
No doubt about it she’s a bad, bad girlfriend

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend – Miranda Lambert
Released in 2007 on the album Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Genre: Country

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

She kissed him while I got a beer
She didn’t think I’d show up here
I’m a crazy ex-girlfriend

Girlfriend – Bow Wow & Omarion
Released in 2007 on the album Face Off

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

(Lemme tell you what my girlfriend lookin’ like)
Holla at the people man, hey!

Girlfriend – Avril Lavigne
Released in 2007 on the album The Best Damn Thing
Genre: Pop

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

So come over here and tell me what I wanna hear
Better, yet, make your girlfriend disappear
I don’t wanna hear you say her name ever again

Brand New Girlfriend – Steve Holy
Released in 2006 on the album Brand New Girlfriend
Genre: Country

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Man, i think im on to somethin’
Because i feel just like a kid again
I got a brand new girlfriend

Kickin’ It With Your Girlfriend – R. Kelly
Released in 2005 on the album TP.3 Reloaded

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

I’ve been kicking it with your girlfriend
Oh what am I gonna do?
Cause God knows that I really didn’t mean to hurt you

Spooky Girlfriend – Elvis Costello
Released in 2002 on the album When I Was Cruel

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

‘Can’t you see
I could be, I could be
Your spooky girlfriend

Girlfriend – Alicia Keys
Released in 2002 on the album Songs in A Minor

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

I think I’m jealous of your girlfriend
Although she’s just a girl that is your friend
I think I’m jealous of your girlfriend
She shares a special part of you

Girlfriend (The Neptunes Remix) – *NSYNC feat. Nelly
Released in 2002 on the album Greatest Hits

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Why don’t you be my girlfriend?
I’ll treat you good (I’ll treat you good, girl)
I know you hear your friends when they say you should

Me And My Girlfriend – 2Pac aka Makaveli aka Tupac Shakur
Released in 2001 on the album The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory
Genre: Hip Hop

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Make the front-page prime-time live on TV
N**** my girlfriend, baby forty-five but she still live
One shot make a n**** heartbeat stop

Girlfriend – *NSync
Released in 2001 on the album Celebrity
Genre: Pop

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

I’d be your shining star
The one to show you where you are
Girl, you should be my girlfriend

O Girlfriend – Weezer
Released in 2001 on the album Weezer

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Oh, girlfriend
That’s the end
And I’m lost without your love
Oh, love

Ex-Girlfriend – No Doubt
Released in 2000 on the album Return of Saturn
Genre: Rock

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

I hope I hold a special place with the rest of them, whoa
I kinda always knew I’d end up your ex-girlfriend

Girlfriend / Boyfriend – Blackstreet
Released in 1999 on the album Finally

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Followin’ me, telling me
That she’s lovin’ me, but my girlfriend said
Just handle it, I can’t handle it

Nazi Girlfriend – Iggy Pop
Released in 1999 on the album Avenue B

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

It’s not her baby-fine blond hair
It’s more the desert in her stare
I got a Nazi girlfriend

My Girlfriend’s Girlfriend – Type O Negative
Released in 1996 on the album October Rust
Genre: Metal

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Still looking for someone who was around
Barely coping
Now I hate myself
Wish I’d die

Girlfriend – Matthew Sweet
Released in 1991 on the album Girlfriend
Genre: Pop

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Get back in the arms of a good friend?
Oh, ’cause, honey, believe me
I’d sure love to call you my girlfriend

Girlfriend In A Coma – The Smiths
Released in 1987 on the album Strangeways, Here We Come
Genre: Rock

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

Girlfriend – Pebbles
Released in 1987 on the album Pebbles
Genre: R&B

The song reached #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart.

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

How could you let him treat you so bad, oh
You know you were the best he ever had

If I Was Your Girlfriend – Prince
Released in 1987 on the album Sign of the Times
Genre: R&B

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

If I was your girlfriend, would you let me dress you
I mean, help you pick out your clothes before we go out?
Not that you’re helpless
But sometime, sometime those are the things that bein’ in love’s about

Girlfriend Is Better – Talking Heads
Released in 1983 on the album Speaking in Tongues

Lyric Quote:

I got a girlfriend that’s better than that
She has the smoke in her eyes
She’s coming up, going right through my heart

Girlfriend – Michael Jackson
Released in 1980 on the album Off the Wall
Genre: R&B

First released by Paul McCartney and Wings in 1978

Most Meaningful Lyrics:

I’m gonna tell your boyfriend, yeah
Tell him (yoo-hoo)
Exactly what we’re doin’, yeah

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