This is an incomplete list of pop, rock, r&b, hip-hop, and country songs about flying or where flying is referenced in the song title. This list generally only includes songs that were major or minor hit songs on radio stations.  Non-radio songs are generally not included unless they achieved popularity another way. Have any additions to this list?  Send Alaska Jim an email.


Nicki Minaj f/ Rihanna - Fly (2011)
Hilary Duff - Fly (2004)
Ruben Studdard - Flying Without Wings (2003)
Gigi D'Agostino - I'll Fly With You (L'Amour Toujours) (2001)
Nelly Furtado - I'm Like A Bird (2001)
Filter - Take A Picture (2000)
Foo Fighters - Learn To Fly (2000)
Sara Evans - Born To Fly (2000)
Lenny Kravitz - Fly Away (1999)
Pearl Jam - Given To Fly (1998)
Sugar Ray - Fly (1997)
Seal - Fly Like An Eagle (1997)
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly (1996)
Smashing Pumpkins - Bullet With Butterfly Wings (1996)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Learning To Fly (1991)
Slaughter - Fly To The Angels (1990)
Pink Floyd - Learning To Fly (1987)
Joan Armatrading - Drop The Pilot (1983)
Jeffrey Osborne - On The Wings Of Love (1982)
REO Speedwagon - Time For Me To Fly (1978)
Prism - Flyin' (1978)
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle (1977)
Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner (1977)
Chilliwack - Fly At Night (1977)
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (1977)
John Denver - Fly Away (1976)
Rush - Fly By Night (1975)
Silver Convention - Fly, Robin, Fly (1975)
Jigsaw - Sky High (1975)
Paul McCartney & Wings - Jet (1974)
Nazareth - This Flight Tonight (1974)
Seals & Crofts - Hummingbird (1973)
Grass Roots - The Runway (1972)
Peter Paul & Mary - Leaving On A Jet Plane (1969)
The Animals - Sky Pilot (Part One) (1968)
The Beatles - Back In The U.S.S.R. (1968)
The Buffalo Springfield - Expecting To Fly (1968)
The 5th Dimension - Up-Up And Away (1967)
Paul Revere & The Raiders - Great Airplane Strike (1966)
The Byrds - Eight Miles High (1966)
Frank Sinatra - Fly Me To The Moon (1964)
DeJohn Sisters - Straighten Up & Fly Right (1958)
Dickie Goodman - Flying Saucer (Parts 1 & 2) (1956)
The King Cole Trio - Straighten Up And Fly Right (1943)
 

 
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