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Literature which inspired Pop songs

Description: A list of Literature (novels, short stories, poetry) which inspired a Pop song.

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61,305 members, 849 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: hipdeep, Tinuvia

Score: 2

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hipdeep (1): Leonard Nimoy, "Bilbo Baggins"

Tinuvia (3): Blind Guardian "The Bard's Song"

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37,606 members, 384 reviews
4.53 stars (4.53 stars)

Lists: hipdeep, Tinuvia

Score: 2

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hipdeep (2): Led Zeppelin, "Ramble On"

Tinuvia (15): Blind Guardian "Lord of the Rings"

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23,885 members, 395 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: hipdeep, Tinuvia

Score: 2

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hipdeep (9): The Police, "Don't Stand So Close To Me"

Tinuvia (24): Lana Del Rey "Off to the Races"

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56,646 members, 891 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (6): David Bowie "1984", "Big Brother",...;
The Offspring "The Future Is Now";
Muse "The Resistance"
Radiohead "2+2=5"

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37,920 members, 503 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (7): Iron Maiden "Brave New World";
The Strokes "Soma"

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34,792 members, 514 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (2): Kate Bush "Wuthering Heights"

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33,064 members, 285 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

Score: 1

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hipdeep (7): Cream, "Tales of Brave Ulysses"

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32,591 members, 472 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (4): Radiohead "Banana Co."

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32,499 members, 495 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (42): Hawkwind "The War I Survived"

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25,810 members, 385 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (36): Iron Maiden "To Tame a Land";
Blind Guardian "Traveler in Time"

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25,807 members, 461 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (11): Iced Earth "Frankenstein"

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25,212 members, 316 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (1): The Cure "Killing an Arab"

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24,258 members, 341 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

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Score: 1

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hipdeep (5): Bruce Springsteen, "The Ghost of Tom Joad"

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23,202 members, 187 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (20): Blind Guardian "Nightfall in Middle-Earth" (album)

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22,140 members, 465 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (9): Iced Earth "Dracula"

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19,388 members, 233 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

Score: 1

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hipdeep (8): Rush, "Tom Sawyer"

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18,748 members, 273 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (22): Rob Zombie "Never Gonna Stop (The Red Red Kroovy)"

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17,523 members, 345 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: EMS_24

Score: 1

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EMS_24 (1): "Bright Eyes" by Art Garfunkel

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17,149 members, 245 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (18): Sting "Moon over Bourbon Street"

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16,990 members, 236 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (28): Jefferson Airplane "ReJoyce";
Kate Bush "The Sensual World"

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16,282 members, 343 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (13): The Beatles "I Am the Walrus";
Jefferson Airplane "White Rabbit"

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13,674 members, 324 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

Score: 1

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hipdeep (3): Rolling Stones, "Sympathy for the Devil"

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13,504 members, 331 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (31): Nirvana "Scentless Apprentice"

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13,316 members, 128 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (10): Metallica "For Whom the Bell Tolls"

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13,249 members, 231 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (12): Blind Guardian "Guardian of the Blind";
Pennywise "Pennywise"

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10,798 members, 208 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (14): Iced Earth "Jekyll & Hyde"

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9,752 members, 128 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (33): Hawkwind "Steppenwind"

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9,741 members, 138 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (17): Anthrax "Misery Loves Company"

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9,032 members, 137 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

Score: 1

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hipdeep (10): The Ramones, "Pet Sematary"

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8,013 members, 93 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

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Score: 1

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hipdeep (6): Devo, "Whip It"

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7,920 members, 138 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (26): Iron Maiden "The Phantom of the Opera";
Iced Earth "The Phantom of the Opera Ghost"

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7,317 members, 131 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (25): Sonic Youth "Pattern Recognition"

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5,623 members, 133 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (30): Billy Talent "Saint Veronika"

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4,485 members, 35 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (32): Muse "The Small Print"

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3,693 members, 57 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (27): Iron Maiden "The Prophecy";
Iron Maiden "Seventh Son of a Seventh Son"

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2,644 members, 48 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (23): Metallica "One"

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1,971 members, 30 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

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Tinuvia (35): The Cure "The Drowning Man"

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1,779 members, 23 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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Tinuvia (29): Iron Maiden "Rime of the Ancient Mariner";
Bastille "Weight of Living, Pt. I"

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1,201 members, 19 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (16): Iron Maiden "The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner"

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1,105 members, 15 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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Score: 1

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Tinuvia (39): The Velvet Underground "Venus in Furs"

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1,071 members, 26 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

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Tinuvia (40): Iron Maiden "Where Eagles Dare"

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623 members, 18 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

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Score: 1

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Tinuvia (8): The Cure "Charlotte Sometimes"

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517 members, 5 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

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Score: 1

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hipdeep (4): John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band, "Season in Hell (Fire Suite)"

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470 members, 14 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (41): The Smiths "William, It Was Really Nothing"

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438 members, 13 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

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Score: 1

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Tinuvia (19): Iron Maiden "Murders in the Rue Morgue"

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284 members, 16 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

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Score: 1

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Tinuvia (34): Metallica "The Thing That Should Not Be", "The Call of Ktulu", "All Nightmare Long"

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150 members, 3 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (21): Joy Division "No Love Lost"

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102 members, 4 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

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Score: 1

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KimarieBee (1): Within Temptation, "Hand of Sorrow"

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80 members, 4 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 1

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Tinuvia (5): Black Sabbath "Behind the Wall of Sleep"

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31 members, 2 reviews
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)

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Score: 1

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Tinuvia (38): Iron Maiden "The Trooper"

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28 members, 1 review
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

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Score: 1

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Tinuvia (37): Outkast "Toilet Tisha"

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5 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

Score: 1

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hipdeep (11): Elton John, "Rocket Man"

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Started by: Tinuvia (July 2016)

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