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* The principal theme of the second movement of Music/GeorgeGershwin's Concerto in F is a harmonically elaborate variation on this standard blues progression.

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* The principal theme of the second movement of Music/GeorgeGershwin's Concerto in F is a harmonically elaborate variation on this standard blues progression. (The blues theme of "An American in Paris" is a twelve-bar tune, but its chord progression doesn't fit this trope.)


* "Li'l Augie Is A Natural Man" from the musical ''St. Louis Woman'' uses the 12-bar blues as the first section of the standard AABA pattern, as does "Any Place I Hang I Hat Is Home" (though only the final A section isn't truncated).

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* "Li'l Augie Is A Natural Man" from the musical ''St. Louis Woman'' uses the 12-bar blues as the first section of the standard AABA pattern, as does "Any Place I Hang I My Hat Is Home" (though only the final A section isn't truncated).truncated to 10 bars).

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* "New Genius (Brother)" by Gorillaz

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* "Sing Along" by Sturgill Simpson (verses)


* A number of songs from the original ''VideoGame/{{Doom}}'' are composed with the 12-bar blues progression - most notably [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEYxYcLi1lc At Doom's Gate ([=E1M1=])]] and On the Hunt ([=E1M6=]), while The Imp's Song ([=E1M2=]) uses a corrupted version of it.

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* A number of songs from the original ''VideoGame/{{Doom}}'' are composed with the 12-bar blues progression - most notably [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEYxYcLi1lc At Doom's Gate ([=E1M1=])]] (although extended to 16 bars) and On the Hunt ([=E1M6=]), while The Imp's Song ([=E1M2=]) uses a corrupted version of it.

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* A number of songs from the original ''VideoGame/{{Doom}}'' are composed with the 12-bar blues progression - most notably [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEYxYcLi1lc At Doom's Gate ([=E1M1=])]] and On the Hunt ([=E1M6=]), while The Imp's Song ([=E1M2=]) uses a corrupted version of it.

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* As does "Better in Color" by Music/{{Lizzo}}.


* "Money (That's What I Want)" by Barrett Strong, also famously covered by Music/TheBeatles.



* "You Can't Do That" by, once again, the Beatles.

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* Beatles originals that use this chord progression include "You Can't Do That" by, once again, and "For You Blue", in which George Harrison actually mentions this trope by name in the Beatles.lyrics. "12 Bar Original" was an unreleased outtake that was eventually included on the ''Anthology 2'' compilation in 1996.



* "Money (That's What I Want)" by Barrett Strong (also famously covered by Music/TheBeatles).


** The Lullaby and Goodnight from the "Little Pickle Book" takes the familiar opening motif of Music/JohannesBrahms' "Wiegenlied" and repeats it over the 12-bar blues changes.

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** The Lullaby and Goodnight from the "Little Pickle Book" takes the familiar opening motif of Music/JohannesBrahms' Creator/JohannesBrahms' "Wiegenlied" and repeats it over the 12-bar blues changes.


* Neal Hefti's classic theme to the [[Series/{{Batman}} Adam West-era Batman series]] does this.

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* Neal Hefti's classic theme to the [[Series/{{Batman}} [[Series/Batman1966 Adam West-era Batman series]] does this.

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* Even K-pop is not immune: "Dancing Queen" by Music/GirlsGeneration uses it.


* Music/TheBeachBoys' "Barbara Ann"

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* Music/TheBeachBoys' "Barbara Ann"Ann", with an extra two measures at the beginning


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* "Don't Bring Me Down" by Music/ElectricLightOrchestra uses this in its verses.


* Being a blues singer, a number of songs by[[note]]Or even just sung by.[[/note]] Long John Baldry (best known for his role as [[WesternAnimation/Adventures OfSonicTheHedgehog "Dr. Rrrrobotnik"]][[note]]Known these days by his Japanese name Dr. Eggman.[[/note]]) naturally consist of this.

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* Being a blues singer, a number of songs by[[note]]Or even just sung by.[[/note]] Long John Baldry (best known for his role as [[WesternAnimation/Adventures OfSonicTheHedgehog [[WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog "Dr. Rrrrobotnik"]][[note]]Known these days by his Japanese name Dr. Eggman.[[/note]]) naturally consist of this.

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* Being a blues singer, a number of songs by[[note]]Or even just sung by.[[/note]] Long John Baldry (best known for his role as [[WesternAnimation/Adventures OfSonicTheHedgehog "Dr. Rrrrobotnik"]][[note]]Known these days by his Japanese name Dr. Eggman.[[/note]]) naturally consist of this.

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* "Stuck in the Middle with You" by Stealers Wheel, minus the bridge.

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