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40 Favourite Songs of Famous People

Barack Obama proves how cool he is again

We all have our favourite songs; perhaps it was a childhood favourite, or a track associated with a particular fond memory. Perhaps it was something that taught you about a different way of life, or a different way of looking at things - either way, it's a deeply personal choice which no-one should judge.

That's not going to stop us laughing at Cristiano Ronaldo's selection though.

Enjoy our selection of celebrities' favourite songs; Bob Dylan and The Clash appear twice and David Cameron's gets the award for most appropriate selection.

Cristiano...seriously?

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Artist: R Kelly Song: I Believe I Can Fly More details

    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Artist: R Kelly

    Song: I Believe I Can Fly

  • George Clooney

    George Clooney

    Artist: Dinah Washington Song: Destination Moon More details

    George Clooney

    George Clooney

    Artist: Dinah Washington

    Song: Destination Moon

  • Ashley Greene

    Ashley Greene

    Artist: Counting Crows Song: Colorblind More details

    Ashley Greene

    Ashley Greene

    Artist: Counting Crows

    Song: Colorblind

  • Ozzy Osbourne

    Ozzy Osbourne

    Artist: Procul Harem Song: Whiter Shade of Pale More details

    Ozzy Osbourne

    Ozzy Osbourne

    Artist: Procul Harem

    Song: Whiter Shade of Pale

  • Sean 'Diddy' Combs

    Sean 'Diddy' Combs

    Artist: Run DMC Song: It's Like That More details

    Sean 'Diddy' Combs

    Sean 'Diddy' Combs

    Artist: Run DMC

    Song: It's Like That

  • Michael Sheen

    Michael Sheen

    Artist: Tim Buckley Song: Song To The Siren More details

    Michael Sheen

    Michael Sheen

    Artist: Tim Buckley

    Song: Song To The Siren

  • Boris Johnson

    Boris Johnson

    Artist: The Clash Song: Pressure Drop More details

    Boris Johnson

    Boris Johnson

    Artist: The Clash

    Song: Pressure Drop

  • Barack Obama

    Barack Obama

    Artist: The Fugees Song: Ready or Not More details

    Barack Obama

    Barack Obama

    Artist: The Fugees

    Song: Ready or Not

  • Al Pacino

    Al Pacino

    Artist: Rodgers & Hammerstein Song: You've Got to be… More details

    Al Pacino

    Al Pacino

    Artist: Rodgers & Hammerstein

    Song: You've Got to be Carefully Taught

  • Kevin Pietersen

    Kevin Pietersen

    Artist: Bon Jovi Song: We Weren't Born to Follow More details

    Kevin Pietersen

    Kevin Pietersen

    Artist: Bon Jovi

    Song: We Weren't Born to Follow

  • Kevin Spacey

    Kevin Spacey

    Artist: Frank Sinatra Song: In The Wee Small Hours of the… More details

    Kevin Spacey

    Kevin Spacey

    Artist: Frank Sinatra

    Song: In The Wee Small Hours of the Morning

  • Danny Baker

    Danny Baker

    Artist: Bernard Cribbins Song: I've Grown Accustomed to Her… More details

    Danny Baker

    Danny Baker

    Artist: Bernard Cribbins

    Song: I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face

  • Michael McIntyre

    Michael McIntyre

    Artist: Ella Fitzgerald Song: Bewitched, Bothered and… More details

    Michael McIntyre

    Michael McIntyre

    Artist: Ella Fitzgerald

    Song: Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered

  • Michael Johnson

    Michael Johnson

    Artist: McFadden & Whitehead Song: Ain't No Stoppin' Us… More details

    Michael Johnson

    Michael Johnson

    Artist: McFadden & Whitehead

    Song: Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now

  • Mark Ronson

    Mark Ronson

    Artist: The Stone Roses Song: Fools Gold More details

    Mark Ronson

    Mark Ronson

    Artist: The Stone Roses

    Song: Fools Gold

  • Tony Blair

    Tony Blair

    Artist: Renee Fleming Song: Ave Maria More details

    Tony Blair

    Tony Blair

    Artist: Renee Fleming

    Song: Ave Maria

  • Johnny Vegas

    Johnny Vegas

    Artist: Johnny Cash Song: Hurt More details

    Johnny Vegas

    Johnny Vegas

    Artist: Johnny Cash

    Song: Hurt

  • Frank Skinner

    Frank Skinner

    Artist: The Fall Song: Rowche Rumble More details

    Frank Skinner

    Frank Skinner

    Artist: The Fall

    Song: Rowche Rumble

  • Rob Brydon

    Rob Brydon

    Artist: Bruce Springsteen Song: Born To Run More details

    Rob Brydon

    Rob Brydon

    Artist: Bruce Springsteen

    Song: Born To Run

  • David Tennant

    David Tennant

    Artist: Tim Minchin Song: White Wine in the Sun More details

    David Tennant

    David Tennant

    Artist: Tim Minchin

    Song: White Wine in the Sun

  • Megan Fox

    Megan Fox

    Artist: The Animals Song: House of the Rising Sun More details

    Megan Fox

    Megan Fox

    Artist: The Animals

    Song: House of the Rising Sun

  • Sir Michael Caine

    Sir Michael Caine

    Artist: Frank Sinatra Song: My Way More details

    Sir Michael Caine

    Sir Michael Caine

    Artist: Frank Sinatra

    Song: My Way

  • Morrissey

    Morrissey

    Artist: New York Dolls Song: (There's Gonna Be a) Showdown More details

    Morrissey

    Morrissey

    Artist: New York Dolls

    Song: (There's Gonna Be a) Showdown

  • Steve Coogan

    Steve Coogan

    Artist: Louis Armstrong Song: We Have All the Time in the… More details

    Steve Coogan

    Steve Coogan

    Artist: Louis Armstrong

    Song: We Have All the Time in the World

  • Piers Morgan

    Piers Morgan

    Artist: Dean Martin Song: Mambo Italiano More details

    Piers Morgan

    Piers Morgan

    Artist: Dean Martin

    Song: Mambo Italiano

  • Jools Holland

    Jools Holland

    Artist: Stevie Wonder Song: For Once In My Life More details

    Jools Holland

    Jools Holland

    Artist: Stevie Wonder

    Song: For Once In My Life

  • David Walliams

    David Walliams

    Artist: The Smiths Song: Please, Please, Please Let Me Get… More details

    David Walliams

    David Walliams

    Artist: The Smiths

    Song: Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want

  • James Nesbitt

    James Nesbitt

    Artist: Frank Sinatra Song: Come Fly With Me More details

    James Nesbitt

    James Nesbitt

    Artist: Frank Sinatra

    Song: Come Fly With Me

  • Bill Bailey

    Bill Bailey

    Artist: Talking Heads Song: Once in a Lifetime More details

    Bill Bailey

    Bill Bailey

    Artist: Talking Heads

    Song: Once in a Lifetime

  • Bill Nighy

    Bill Nighy

    Artist: Bob Dylan Song: Things Have Changed More details

    Bill Nighy

    Bill Nighy

    Artist: Bob Dylan

    Song: Things Have Changed

  • Ricky Gervais

    Ricky Gervais

    Artist: Cat Stevens Song: Lilywhite More details

    Ricky Gervais

    Ricky Gervais

    Artist: Cat Stevens

    Song: Lilywhite

  • Heston Blumenthal

    Heston Blumenthal

    Artist: Bobby Womack Song: Love Has Finally Come At Last More details

    Heston Blumenthal

    Heston Blumenthal

    Artist: Bobby Womack

    Song: Love Has Finally Come At Last

  • Angelina Jolie

    Angelina Jolie

    Artist: The Clash Song: Know Your Rights More details

    Angelina Jolie

    Angelina Jolie

    Artist: The Clash

    Song: Know Your Rights

  • Frankie Dettori

    Frankie Dettori

    Artist: The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Song: Amazing Grace More details

    Frankie Dettori

    Frankie Dettori

    Artist: The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards

    Song: Amazing Grace

  • David Cameron

    David Cameron

    Artist: Bob Dylan Song: Tangled Up In Blue More details

    David Cameron

    David Cameron

    Artist: Bob Dylan

    Song: Tangled Up In Blue

  • Matthew Pinsent

    Matthew Pinsent

    Artist: Sting Song: Fields of Gold More details

    Matthew Pinsent

    Matthew Pinsent

    Artist: Sting

    Song: Fields of Gold

  • George Foreman

    George Foreman

    Artist: The Beatles Song: All You Need Is Love More details

    George Foreman

    George Foreman

    Artist: The Beatles

    Song: All You Need Is Love

  • Gordon Ramsay

    Gordon Ramsay

    Artist: Coldplay Song: Yellow More details

    Gordon Ramsay

    Gordon Ramsay

    Artist: Coldplay

    Song: Yellow

  • Daniel Radcliffe

    Daniel Radcliffe

    Artist: Weezer Song: Buddy Holly More details

    Daniel Radcliffe

    Daniel Radcliffe

    Artist: Weezer

    Song: Buddy Holly

  • Natalie Portman

    Natalie Portman

    Artist: Michael Jackson Song: Ben More details

    Natalie Portman

    Natalie Portman

    Artist: Michael Jackson

    Song: Ben

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