Songs written about famous people

Posted: 6:47 PM EDT Apr 09, 2014   Updated: 1:56 PM EST Nov 18, 2015

With Carly Simon revealing to People magazine that the second verse of "You're So Vain" is about Warren Beatty, but staying mum on the men who inspired the other two verses of the song, take a look at some other songs famously inspired by people.

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With Carly Simon revealing to People magazine that the second verse of "You're So Vain" is about Warren Beatty, but staying mum on the men who inspired the other two verses of the song, take a look at some other songs famously inspired by people.

 
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