Ever sit down and listen to a song and hear the lyrics "Lake Charles?" Well, we have researched to find some of the songs that mention our beautiful city here in Southwest Louisiana.

"Lake Charles" by Lucinda Williams

Here are some of the lyrics:

We used to drive
Through Lafayette and Baton Rouge
In a yellow Camino
Listening to Howling Wolf
He liked to stop in Lake Charles

"Hurricane" by Parker McCollum

Here are some of the lyrics:

Bet she'll have that Lake Charles, Louisiana, welcome sign
Rocking when she blows through town
Yeah, she's got some attitude

"Departing Louisiana" by Robyn Ludwick

Here are some of the lyrics:

Departing Louisiana
There ain't nothing here for me
But my old man, he doesn't see it quite like me
The air's so thick here in Lake Charles

"Up On Cripple Creek" by The Oak Ridge Boys

Here are some of the lyrics:

When I get off of this mountain, you know where I want to go?
Straight down the Mississippi River, to the Gulf of Mexico
To Lake Charles

"How Ya Do Dat" by Young Bleed feat. Master P

Here are some of the lyrics:

How you do that there?
New Orleans, Baton Rouge, how you do that there?
Lafayette, Lake Charles, how you

"Bayou Paradise" by Will & James Ragar

Here are some of the lyrics:

From Lake charles to good ole' New Orleans
there's a paradise where I long to be
my bayou home so luscious green
with sweet sugar cane and live oak

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