We can’t help but hum, sing or drum Elvis’ song, Viva Las Vegas, while writing about places like the Platinum Hotel. And with the catchy tune still rattling around in our brains, we decided to find other songs that celebrate Sin City.
As it turns out this desert town has inspired a great deal of music—ranging from pop to country—so we rounded up a few hits to make your visit to Las Vegas sing.
Viva Las Vegas by Elvis Presley
The Gambler by Kenny Rogers
Let’s Go to Vegas by Faith Hill
Luck Be a Lady Tonight by Frank Sinatra
Queen of Las Vegas by The B-52’s
Leaving Las Vegas by Sheryl Crow