Top 10 Alternative Rock Songs of 2010 & 2011


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The Top Ten

Waiting for the End - Linkin Park
Truly the best rock song of all time. This song is so creative and it can rock anyone (even people who hate rock).
Linkin Park have ruled this planet!
What was left when that fire was gone
I thought it felt right but that right was wrong
All caught up in the eye of the storm
And trying to figure out what it's like moving on
And I don't even know what kind of things I said
My mouth kept moving and my mind went dead
So I'm picking up the pieces, now where to begin
The hardest part of ending is starting again
oh yeah! awesome tune! the only song I really liked off that album. Both Chester ^^ Mike have done a good job
[Newest]"Awesome" that's all I can say

2The Good Life - Three Days Grace
An awesome song from an awesome band. They fused hard rock with alternative rock with a meaningful lyrics to create a song that you'll get addicted to, these guys are just amazing!

Three Days Grace have ruled all hard rock music ever known... I mean with this song and Time Of Dying ^^ Riot they have made hard Rock HISTORY!
Such a fantastic and enthusiastic song it really gets me pumped up and ready 4 ACTION!

3Give Me a Sign - Breaking Benjamin
It's one of the best songs of BB. The lyrics are awesome and heart touching. And of course meaningful as ever.
Best lyrics I've ever witnessed, such a heart catcher!
It gets you engaged and totally fused with the song!

The song is very touching and well singed, I belive it's the best song breaking benjamin have ever made.
I need to cry every time I listen to this song... I clicked on BB in YouTube by mistake... Certainly the best mistake of my life
[Newest]I can't expound, it is the best song for ever...

4Nightmare - Avenged Sevenfold
The best METAL song ever created...
It got me thrilled to the limits, ans Gates really knows how to make a good metal solo!
Best metal song maybe in history "along with Master of Puppets - Metallica"

This song is the perfect hardcore song I've heard
Metal became awesome when these guys jumped into it, damn they are so epic and this song proves it!

5Closer to the Edge - 30 Seconds to Mars
One day maybe we'll meet again... Such a good lyric reminds me of someone special
Never loved a rock song before, but this one is different.
It's almost a pop song and it really shows that 30 seconds to mars have become one of the best bands in history!
Amazing song from 30 seconds to mars. Surely better than Kings ^^ Queens.
This alternative song has changed my look to rock music forever.

6The Catalyst - Linkin Park
Such a supreme all in one song!
This song is suitable for rock, pop and any other music fan.
It's really beautiful and it contains a combination of awesome voices and attractive music... Phenomenal!
Linkin park surprise us like always, this song is not like the others, it's not ordinary, it has a strange combination of different types of music that really made it so epic!

GO GO Linkin Park!
Awesome song, really shocking how Linkin Park turned out as an all typed music creators.

This song just stunned me when I heard it!
[Newest]Fine song but where's Lost In The Echo by Linkin Park?
Its an awesome song you know but this is also a fine one ;) Love it!

7Awake and Alive - Skillet
The Best religious song I ever heard, so touching and inspiring.
This song deserves more than #5, we need more votes on it!

Skillet have proven themselves as one of the best alternative rock bands in history, they deserve a bow for their achievements!
This religious song has made history, I mean I never imagined that I could hear religious music, but I changed my mind after I heard this fantastic song.
If you wanna talk about best alternative then this song should be the best.
Not only the lyrics is awesome but the way they composed it was extremely fantastic
[Newest]Awesome theme of this song

8World So Cold - Three Days Grace
Supreme song with many deep meanings, it's really touching and fantastically made, this song is one of the best Grunge songs I've ever heard.
Three days grace have dominated Post-Grunge for themselves!
And this song tells the story.

They just keep getting better and better...
Fantastic Song, fantastic lyrics, fantastic music, fantastic vocals, fantastic EVERYTHING!
This song is a show stopper!

Go 3DG!
[Newest]World so cold is a fine resemble of modern rock, it really gets you in the song.

I just love the part when Adam goes "counting my days"

9Country Song - Seether
Since the past, I loved Nirvana. Nevermind is very well. But then in 2002 I met the song Broken by Seether. In Seether's first album, I understand new Nirvana is better than old. And you know, ever since he was like Country Song's wait. I always wait more beautiful... Country Song ambitions were satisfied. I really need to get clip, need to get songs, great.
Awesome beat at the beginning and an awesome alternative rock collaboration, this song has shocked me and went through my vanes till it reached my heart!
This song is everywhere!
I always hear it on the radio and see it on top charts.
It did well on the billboard and I hope it does well here on this list
[Newest]Barely above Awake and Alive for me.

10So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
To me this is the best Avenged Sevenfold song ever made, no screaming, no crazy rifs, no unpleasant sounds.
Excellent Rhythm, Composition, Rifs, Vocals and such an Excellent Masterpiece!


Amazing piece of art from A7X, relaxing, comforting and one of the best they've ever made!
It was this song and Dear God that got my brother hooked on the band. That final bit where they play the solo and show the pics of The Rev is my favorite part
[Newest]Linkin park first with that crap song doesn't make sense

The Contenders

11My Heart Is Broken - Evanescence
Nice song from Evanescence, their new album is awesome, and because of this song it became even more awesome.
Love this song!

12Sing - My Chemical Romance
My Chemical Romance are awesome, this song is sorta classic but epic at the same time, I really enjoy listening to it very much, it's very relaxing!
Imply awesome! Catchy guitar riff, great lyrics and as always, great vocals!
Relaxing song with a small country touch, amazing
What is this song doing here?!? This masterpiece is one of the best you'll ever hear from My Chemical Romance.

13Isolation - Alter Bridge
Why is this song down here!
Alter Bridge showed the entire world how proper guitar riffs are made and fused with a song in a perfect way!

This song is one of the masterpieces of this decade!
Alter bridge should get more attention!
Simply astonishing!
The solos in this song are perfectly made, and the lyrics is one of the best I've ever seen, Alter bridge have one of the best lyrics in the rock world.

This song is amazing, it's really underrated!


Fantastic song, I knew alter bridge from edge's theme song, but I became a fan when I heard their new album AB3.
This song is the best in the album, hear it!

14Burn - Papa Roach
Why isn't this song on the top 10?
It's one of the best I've ever heard.. really fantastic and entertaining and many sites have voted this song as the #1 Rock Song Of 2010!

Vote people! This song is extremely underrated!
Want a rock masterpiece hear this song guys it's extremely epic, it's the same style as three day grace!
Classic man... Best of papa roach... The drumming bass... Everything was fascinating... Legendary... Love you proach.

15Burning In the Skies - Linkin Park
Amazing song... Amazing lyrics and also amazing video... The song deservers to be in betwwen no 10
What it deserves far more better than this its about mistakes. We all do it. The part in between has awesomest guitar sounds
Vote fans don't you love Linkin Park

16Last of the American Girls - Green Day

17Walk - Foo Fighters
The Foo Fighters honestly win every grammy a rock band can win in 2011, and they are 17th. ?
Should be in top 10...

18Hold On - All That Remains
All that remains should have made huge success because of this song... I used to hate these guys but when I heard this song I knew that they deserve better
The way they mixed good singing and death growling is awesome, this song deserves more than this rank!
Didn't like their music until I heard this mind blower.
Such a heart touching and pounding song.

It should surely get a higher rank!

19The Animal - Disturbed
Such a hell of enthusiasm, I head banged to this song like never before.
Disturbed are the best Metal band that ever walked on earth!
One of the best of disturbed, it really get's ya pumped up.
These guys don't know where to stop, they just keep getting better!


20Lost In You - Three Days Grace
Nice alternative song that really gets you, this is not the usual three days grace style but it really proved that they could produce more than just Hard Rock
This song was a huge surprise from three days grace.

They sang a song more towards blues and pure alternative instead of hard rock.

This song is so amazing and mind catching, I really wish they would make more like it!
This sung was a huge surprise from three days grace.

They changed the way they usually sing and made a really touching song that really gets you!

I wish they could make more songs like this!
[Newest]One of the best rock song I've ever heard, it's soft and heart touching.

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Updated Saturday, May 23, 2015

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