Why does one artist often have songs with the same title as those of another? Examples are listed below:
The One That Got Away was released by Katy Perry as a single from her 2010 album Teenage Dream. Jake Owen also released a song titled The One That Got Away as a single from his 2011 album Barefoot Blue jean Night.
Wide Awake was released by Jake Owen as a track from that same album. Katy Perry also released a song titled Wide Awake as the second single single from her 2012 reissue album Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.
On Top Of The World was released by Imagine Dragons as a single from their debut album Night Visions. Boys Like Girls also have a song titled On Top Of The World in their 2006 self-titled debut album.