Songs about prison

List of the best Songs about prison released in 2017 and earlier.

As in cinema and literature, ‘the prison song’ is almost a mini genre its own. We all know Johnny Cash’ iconic ‘Saint Quentin’. Here’s a little list of other great songs that deal with being imprisoned in one way or another.

Police Story(1981)

Black Flag

Fish in the Jailhouse(2006)

Tom Waits


Bob Dylan

Folsom Prison Blues(1956)

Johnny Cash

These Walls(2015)

Kendrick Lamar

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