Ten Songs We Love About New York In Honor of 9/11

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As the days approach marking the 10 year anniversary of 9/11, Fresh has decided to put a list together of ten songs that we love that are about New York. We pay homage to the classics like [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Frank Sinatra[/lastfm], highlight new songs by Fresh artists we love including [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lady Gaga [/lastfm]and even added a couple you may not have heard yet, like [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]B.O.B’s[/lastfm] Sinatra remix.

Feel free to add songs we missed, and leave a comment to share your stories with us.

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jay-Z [/lastfm]and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Alicia Keys[/lastfm] – “Empire State Of Mind”

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We had to lead with a song that went wild on the airwaves. Jay-Z and Alicia Keys created the New York anthem, Empire State Of Mind,  that exploded onto the scene in 2009. Everywhere you turned, this song was being played. In fact, it’s still a staple at most New York events.

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