Edinburgh songbook: 8 songs that reference Edinburgh, including Sunshine On Leith

The Capital is steeped in musical history

The Capital is steeped in musical history with some wonderful acts and bands having hailed from our city – from the Bay City Rollers to The Proclaimers.

But it isn’t just locals who have sung about Edinburgh, and even Lou Reed has had a go. Take a look through our picture gallery to see eight songs which mention the Capital.

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