Best Anti-War Rock Songs


The Top TenXW

1Civil War - Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion II

Whoever wrote the lyrics to this song has got to be one of the greatest lyricists, at least in rock - ameentheguitarist23

Greatest band ever. really good lyrics and great guitar work by Slash - sharm7064

2Let Them Eat War - Bad Religion
3State of the Union - Rise Against
4Killing in the Name - Rage Against the Machine - Rage Against the Machine
5One - Metallica - ...And Justice for All
6Sweet Child in Time - Deep Purple - Deep Purple in Rock
7No War Without Warriors (How Do You Sleep?) - Anti-Flag
8Rooster - Alice in Chains - Dirt
9Imagine - John Lennon - Imagine
10The Longest Day - Iron Maiden - A Matter of Life and Death

This is an awesome song and has a straight forward anti war message. - fireinside96

The Newcomers

?People Live Here - Rise Against
?B.Y.O.B. - System of a Down
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The Contenders

11Machine Gun - Jimi Hendrix - Band of Gypsys
12Gunslinger - Avenged Sevenfold - Avenged Sevenfold
13Peace Sells - Megadeth - Peace Sells... But Who's Buying
14Hiroshima - Wishful Thinking
15War Pigs - Black Sabbath - Paranoid
16Zombie - The Cranberries - No Need to Argue
17War - Bob Marley and the Wailers - Rastaman Vibration
18Scream Aim Fire - Bullet for My Valentine - Scream Aim Fire
19Holiday - Green Day - American Idiot

As Billie Joe says:

This song is not anti-America
it is anti-WAR! - GreenDay95

20English Civil War - The Clash - Give Em Enough Rope
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List StatsUpdated 5 Dec 2016

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Top Remixes

1. State of the Union - Rise Against
2. Let Them Eat War - Bad Religion
3. Civil War - Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion II



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