19 Songs Inspired by Celebrities

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Art imitates life, right? Here are 19 songs inspired by celebrities. And not a single mention of Yoko Ono!

1. I Knew You Were Trouble - Taylor Swift

Oh, Taylor Swift! You just can't NOT write songs about exes! "I Knew You Were Trouble" is very publicly about One Direction's Harry Styles.

2. My Favorite Mistake - Sheryl Crow

While she plays coy when asked directly, it's a pretty sure thing that Eric Clapton was Sheryl Crow's "Favorite Mistake."

3. Layla - Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton wrote "Layla" about Pattie Boyd when the model was still married to George Harrison. She later left Harrison and married Clapton.

4. Amber - 311

311's Amber was inspired by Nick Hexum's relationship with former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger.

5. What Katie Did Next - The Babyshambles

Kate Moss and her troubled and chaotic relationship with Babyshambles member Pete Doherty inspired "What Katie Did Next."

6. Dear John - Taylor Swift

While Taylor Swift used coded language in some of her other breakup songs, she straight up called John Mayer out in "Dear John."

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Courtney Love, Paul McCartney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Marilyn Manson, Kylie Minogue, Nicole Scherzinger, Kate Moss, Taylor Swift, John Mayer, Jake Gyllenhaal, Harry Styles
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