Abbreviated Romantic

 

And here is the more concise version, just the countries with no adjectives.

AFRICA:

ALGERIA – JJ72
Song of the same name by GNAWA DIFFUSION
ANGOLA – CARL CRAIG AND PEPE BRADOCK
Song of the same name by CESARIA EVORA and WAYNE SHORTER
BENIN (nothing yet)
BOTSWANA – ADJ
BURKINA FASO – ATSUSHI YANO
Song of the same name by EASY & THE CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE
BURUNDI – JOSH
CAMEROON – MBIDA DOUGLAS
CAPE VERDE – GEORGE ROBERT, TOM HARRELL
CHAD (nothing yet)
COMOROS (nothing yet)
*plenty of things with the title Comoros but no actual song
CONGO – GENESIS
DJIBOUTI – JEAN PAUL VIGNON
EGYPT – KATE BUSH
Songs of the same name by FSOL, MENTAL AS ANYTHING, SYRIA, JAH WOBBLE
ETHIOPIA – JONI MITCHELL
Songs of the same name by BILL LASWELL, MARCUS MILLER, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
GABON (nothing yet)
GAMBIA – VIVKY BLAIN
GHANA – DORSIA
GUINEA (nothing yet)
COTE D’IVOIRE – THE IVORY COAST
KENYA – MACHITO AND HIS ORCHESTRA
LESOTHO – TOUANE
LIBERIA – PAOPAO FEAT. PRIZES
LIBYA – MUSLIMGAUZE
MADAGASCAR – GUNS N’ ROSES
Songs of the same name by ART OF TRANCE, EQUAL LOCAL and WEATHER REPORT
MALAWI (nothing yet)
MALI (nothing yet)
MAURITANIA – BEN ALLISON & MEDICINE WHEEL
MAURITIUS – BLACKA DISCO MENTAL
Song of the same name by MANU P & JORGE ROMEO
MOROCCO – MARK SPIRO
MOZAMBIQUE – BOB DYLAN
NAMIBIA – LIBERATION GROUP
NIGER – MALI MUSIC
NIGERIA (nothing yet)

RWANDA – WARMER MILKS
Song of the same name by FRANCIS BEBEY
SENEGAL – DESIRE MOZAMBE AND HIS BAND
Song of the same name by HELVETIC NERDS, KOONO, KYOTA, HAKAN LIDBO, WAGEBLE
SEYCHELLES – CUSCO
SIERRA LEONE – COCONUT ROUGH
Song of the same name by AGENT K & BELLA
SOMALIA – BILLY HARPER
SOUTH AFRICA – IAN GILLAN
Song of the same name by FRANO, MIGHTY TRAVELLERS, REVELATION TIME
SUDAN – THICK PIGEON
Song of the same name by SARDINE V
SWAZILAND – ERNEST RANGLIN
Song of the same name by PATRICK DOYLE
TANZANIA – TATUNANE
TOGO (nothing yet)
TUNISIA (nothing yet)
UGANDA – YUSUF ALI AND THE REVOLUTIONARIES
ZAMBIA – RIKKI LLILONGA
ZIMBABWE – BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS
Song of the same name by MILES DAVIS
Also ZIMBABWAE (alternate spelling) by TONI CHILDS

THE AMERICAS:

ANTIGUA – SKY
Songs of the same name by WAYNE SHORTER, SPYRO GYRA and TOM AND JOY
ARGENTINA – JEREMY HEALY AND AMOS
BAHAMAS – KANGAROO
BARBADOS – TYPICALLY TROPICAL
BELIZE – BRO DAVID
BOLIVIA – GATO BARBIERI
BRAZIL – CHRIS DE BURGH
Songs of the same name by AMAZON CLUB, CHET ATKINS AND LES PAUL, GATO BARBIERI, DORI CAYMMI, CAZUZA, LLOYD COLE, CRISPY AND COMPANY, THE RITCHIE FAMILY, JAH WOBBLE
CANADA – BOBBY GIMBY
Songs of the same name by DAN HILL, RUNRIG
CHILE – APARCOA
COLOMBIA – PUDDU VARANO
Song of the same name by TARRENTELLA AND  SAFFRON
COSTA RICA – MARVA
Also songs of the same name by ARIL, GAMLA STAN,  KRISTIN HERSH, PACIFIC PUZZLE, PIG & DAN
CUBA – GIBSON BROS
Songs of the same name by EL MARIACHI, DAVID RUDDER
DOMINICA – MASSIMO STELLA
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (nothing yet)
ECUADOR – SASH! FEAT. RODRIGUEZ
EL SALVADOR – ATHLETE
Song of the same name by JOAN BAEZ
GRENEDA – MICKEY SIMPSON
GUATEMALA – GELLERS
Song of the same name by PEPE CALIFORNIA
GUYANA – AMAZON CLUB
HAITI – ARCADE FIRE
Songs of the same name by FRANCIS BEBEY, KID CREOLE & THE COCONUTS, LES FRERES DEJEAN DE PETION VILLE, DAVID RUDDER & CHARLIES ROOTS
HONDURAS – DJ KAMBEL
JAMAICA – GEORGE BENSON AND EARL KLUGH
Song of the same name by BACHMAN TURNER OVERDRIVE, CARON WHEELER
MEXICO – THE LES HUMPHRIES SINGERS
Songs of the same name by LONG JOHN BALDRY, BOHSE ONKELZ, BUTTHOLE SURFERS, CAKE, GUS GUS, INCUBUS, JACK JERSEY, BOB MOORE, GRACE SLICK, JAMES TAYLOR, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, NEIL YOUNG
NICARAGUA – BRUCE COCKBURN
PANAMA – VAN HALEN
Songs of the same name by CROSBY, STILLS and NASH, DAVID RUDDER & CHARLIES ROOTS
PARAGUAY – IGGY POP
PERU (nothing yet)
ST KITTS  (nothing yet)
ST LUCIAN (nothing yet)
SAINT VINCENT (nothing yet)
SURINAME – FUZZ
Song of the same name by THE REVELLERS
TRINIDAD – LAURA BITTO
Song of the same name by DON GRUSIN
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (nothing yet)
Though in its abbreviated form AMERICA – SIMON AND GARFUNKEL
Songs of the same name by TORI AMOS, BURMESE, TRACY CHAPMAN, CHICAGO, NEIL DIAMOND, HEART, KCB BAND, KILLING JOKE, LAIBACH, THE NICE, GARY NUMAN, PRINCE, RAZORLIGHT, SANTANA, UNITED NATIONS OF SOUND
Cover by… AMERICA (well it had to happen didn’t it)
URUGUAY – THE RB’S
VENEZUELA – SANTO RESIAK
Songs of the same name by ISABELLE AUBRET, LES BAXTER, HEIKKI LUND

ASIA/MIDDLE EAST:

AFGHANISTAN – BIG TROUBLE HOUSE
Song of the same name by GARRY HAVRILLAY, KOMYTEA
ARMENIA (nothing yet)
AZERBAIJAN (nothing yet)
BAHRAIN – W.H.Y
Song of the same name by SHAUN BARTLETT
BANGLADESH – JERRY ROPERO / CLUBWORXX
BHUTAN – ERICK MONTGOMERY
BRUNEI (nothing yet)
BURMA (see MYANMAR)
CAMBODIA – KIM WILDE
CHINA – HUANG CHUNG (later WANG CHUNG)
Songs with the same name by TORI AMOS, JOAN BAEZ, PAUL KANTNER & GRACE SLICK, LAIBACH, SECRET PEOPLE, BOB WELCH, JAH WOBBLE
GEORGIA – TSISPERI TRIO
INDIA – ROXY MUSIC
Songs of the same name by GATO BARBIERI, VINICIUS CANTUARIA, MICHAEL HEDGES and THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS
INDONESIA – AUGUST BURNS RED
Song of the same name by BELOCCA, GATO BARBIERI
IRAN (PERSIA) (nothing yet)
IRAQ – SHAKARCHI & STRANEUS
ISRAEL – SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES
Songs of the same name by BEE GEES, GREG JOHNSON, LAIBACH, TOYAH
JAPAN – THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Song of the same name by LAIBACH, PHAROAH SANDERS, JAH WOBBLE
JORDAN – JUNIOR BYLES
KAZAKHSTAN (nothing yet)
KOREA – ABEL
Song of the same name by EUROPEAN TOYS
KUWAIT – SECONDO
KYRGYZSTAN – MANAS
LAOS (nothing yet)
LEBANON – NAHEM SIMON AND GARAM CHIBA
MALAYSIA – LORBI
MALDIVES (nothing yet)
MONGOLIA – DON GRUSIN
MYANMAR – MIKE DANIS
See also BURMA
NEPAL – GROOVAHOLIC
Song of the same name by YOEL LEWIS
OMAN – JACKIE JAMES
Song of the same name by DEAD CAN DANCE
PALESTINE – MUSLIMGAUZE
PAKISTAN – ELEPHANT MAN
Song of the same name by JOHNNY HAWKER BAND
PHILIPPINES – CUSCO
QATAR – VANGELIS
RUSSIA (See Europe)
SAUDI ARABIA (nothing yet)
ARABIA – PERE UBU
Song of the same name by ICEHOUSE
SINGAPORE – MPUMI
Songs of the same name by FREDERIK, I NUOVI ANGELI, LOWLAND TRIO
SRI LANKA – HARD-ONS
SYRIA – UNDERS
Song of the same name by PHIL DINNER
TAJIKISTAN – JOHANN LUKAS
THAILAND – OTTIS
Song of the same name by FUTURE FUNK
EAST TIMOR – MORTEN HARKET
TURKEY – LAIBACH
TURKMENISTAN (nothing yet)
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (nothing yet)
VIETNAM – JIMMY CLIFF
Song of the same name by KOMYTEA
YEMEN – YEMEN

EUROPE:

ALBANIA – GILDED YOUTH
Song of the same name by JULIET JONESIN SYDAN
ANDORRA – THE EAGLES (not the famed American band)
*I had no idea there was a band from Bristol called The Eagles!
AUSTRIA – KIRLIAN CAMERA
BELARUS (nothing yet)
BELGIUM – MEGATONK
BOSNIA – THE CRANBERRIES
BULGARIA – J.T PROJECT
CROATIA (nothing yet)
CYPRUS – YOICHIRO YOSHIKAWA
CZECH REPUBLIC – (nothing yet)
DENMARK – FRANK VAN POLANEN
Song of the same name by THE OCEAN BLUE
ENGLAND (See UK)
ESTONIA – MARTIN HERTERICH
Song of the same name by MARILLION
FINLAND – PENGUIN CAFE
Song of the same name by MONTY PYTHON
*with deep respect and/or apologies to the Finnish
FRANCE – THK
Song of the same name by GRATEFUL DEAD, LAIBACH
GERMANY – SLOPPY SECONDS
Song of the same name by LAIBACH
GREECE – GEORGE HARRISON
HUNGARY (nothing yet)
ICELAND – MARC ROMBOY
Song of same name by MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER and RICHARD PINHAS
IRELAND – MARIANNE FAITHFULL
Songs of the same name by TORI AMOS, GARTH BROOKS and DONNA LEWIS
Also EIRE by THIN LIZZY,  EIRINN (IRELAND) by RUNRIG and NEW EIRE LAND by JON ANDERSON
ITALY – JULIA FORDHAM
LATVIA (nothing yet)
LIECHTENSTEIN (nothing yet)
LITHUANIA (SONET 1) – PETRAS VYSNIAUSKAS / ARKADIJ GOTESMAN
LUXEMBOURG – KEVIN DEVINE
Song of the same name by ELVIS COSTELLO
*There is an absolute beauty on Discogs by LUXEMBOURG SIGNAL with green vinyl but no title track so I couldn’t use it. There were a few cases like this.
MACEDONIA – DUSKO GOYKOVICH
Song of the same name by SHAKARCHI & STRANEUS
MALTA – VORONTSOV & DOROHOV
MOLDOVA (nothing yet)
MONACO – THINKTANK
MONTENEGRO (nothing yet)
THE NETHERLANDS – BEEB BIRTLES AND GRAHAM GOBLE
NORWAY – BEACH HOUSE
POLAND – TANGERINE DREAM
Song of the same name by THE (DANCE) EXPONENTS
PORTUGAL – CHRISTIAN KJELLVANDER
Song of the same name by JEFF KELLY
ROMANIA – B.U.G MAFIA
RUSSIA – FABLE TIME
Song of the same name by CAPRICE, LAIBACH
SAN MARINO – MON THYS
SCOTLAND (See UK)
SERBIA – THE JINX
SLOVAKIA (nothing yet)
SLOVENIA – LAIBACH
SPAIN – THE STRANGLERS
Songs of the same name by KRISTIN HERSH, LAIBACH, JAH WOBBLE
SWEDEN – THE DIVINE COMEDY
Song of the same name by THE STRANGLERS
SWITZERLAND – LEMON DEMON
Song of the same name by TOMASZ STANKO
TURKEY (See Asia)
UKRAINE (nothing yet)
UNITED KINGDOM – ABC
ENGLAND – PJ HARVEY
Song of the same name by SPARKS
SCOTLAND – CHET ATKINS
Also ALBA (SCOTLAND) – RUNRIG
WALES (nothing yet)
VATICAN – LAIBACH
WALES (See UK)

OCEANIA:

AUSTRALIA – KOALA
Songs of the same name by GYROSCOPE, STEVE HOWE, JONAS BROTHERS, THE KINKS, MANIC STREET PREACHERS, MANGO and SHINS
*The Manics song is neither atmospheric or about Australia but a namesake song nonetheless.
FIJI – ATLANTIS V AVATAR FEAT MIRIAM STOCKLEY
KIRIBATI – YUKA & CHRONOSHIP
NAURU – HITCHCOCK
NEW ZEALAND (AOTEAROA)
AOTEAROA – JENNY MORRIS
*The closest I can find of a pastoral homage to the land of the long white cloud.
PALAU (nothing yet)
PAPUA NEW GUINEA – FUTURE SOUND OF LONDON
SAMOA – FIRE AND ICE
Song of the same name by CUSCO
SOLOMON ISLANDS (nothing yet)
TONGA – GANGSTA G
TUVALU – FURSAXA
VANUATU – EASTERN SUN
Song of the same name by AIRA FORCE

Some of the songs on this list come from:
discogs.com
officialcharts.com
http://www.songfacts.com/category-songs_with_names_of_countries_in_the_title.php

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