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pettyfan
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Has this been done before? Anyway, I'm a big Tom Petty fan. Some of my favorite Tom Petty songs are

Room at the Top (my favorite)
Good to Be King
American Girl
Runnin' Down a Dream
The Waiting
You Don't Know How it Feels

I'd like to know what everone else's favorites are!

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Sir Sammy Hain Esq.
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Refugee
American Girl
Breakdown
The Waiting

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Valley

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Won't Last Long
You Don't Know How it Feels
Mary Jane's Last Dance
You Wreck Me
I Won't Back Down


I've gotta room at the top off the world tonight. [Big Grin]

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Stitch Groover
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Learning to fly
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joker
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learing to fly american girl you dont know how it feels you reck me free fallen mary janes last dance dont come around hear all the above songs i just metioned tom petty better play at his august 16th concert or i will be mad
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Dexter Motley Morgan
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American Girl
Last Dance With Mary Jane
Free Falling
Into the Great Wide Open

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mamamiasweetpeaches
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Last Dance With Mary Jane is my favorite song by him.

* You know he plays a charactor on KING OF THE HILL now, right?

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Dexter Motley Morgan
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In a Tom Petty related item, Dave Grohl, former Nirvana drummer and current Foo Fighters frontman was offered the drumming job in Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers by Tom Petty himself after Nirvana ended. Grohl politely turned him down so he could concentrate on fronting his own band the Foo Fighters. I will try and find the article on this later tonight or in the morning......
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pettyfan
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Yeah, I knew he had a King of the Hill character...Lucky. He's funny.

That would've been cool, Dave Grohl drumming for Tom Petty.

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Dexter Motley Morgan
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According to this article, Dave played a show with Tom Petty on Saturday Night Live. I don't remember seeing that one.....

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Grohl

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Chris the CandyFanMan
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Probably Learning to Fly if I had to pick one, with his holiday signature "Christmas All Over Again" a close second.
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LISA LISA
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Stop Draggin my Heart Around
Don't Do me like that
You got lucky
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American Girl

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Brandon777
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"Love Is A Long Road" is my favorite from him.
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Ronnie
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my faves are the same as isis's list except for 'don't do me like that'..i would definitely add 'learning to fly.'
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