How many times have you gone to another part of the country and someone comes up to you and asked you where you are from, after they heard you talk? There is a reason for it. If you were born with, or adopted, a Southern accent, someone thinks your accent is sexy.

According to, there are 8 accents that make people "weak in the knees". Of all the accents, the Southern accent tops the list! So what were the North American rankings?

  1. Southern
  2. New York
  3. Western
  4. New England
  5. New Jersey
  6. Canadian
  7. Midwestern
  8. Mid-Atlantic

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