Best Rock Songs of the 2000s


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The Top Ten

Chop Suey - System of a Down
You kiding me. It should go all the way up to 1st
This is "The song", time variation, good voice, good band. All good

2Breaking the Habit - Linkin Park
6 Lp songs in this list just adds to the bands' legacy. But Breaking the Habit is amazing live. The great lyrics and sound just shows the bands talent. Definitely led the band into their new sound.


Amazing lyrics and vocals by Chester, just plain awesome.


Awesome lyrics. Its something you will keep on reciting long after you finished listening. Everything is just brilliant. There is no one to compete LP.

3The Diary of Jane - Breaking Benjamin
Awesome song! You have to listen to this... Also try to get your hands on Dance with the devil. This is one of the best rock groups ever.
Best band ever this list is filled with Breaking Benjamin and is topped off by their number 1 single The Diary of Jane can't beat them
This... This got me hooked to rock!
Loved it straightaway. Beautiful!

4Last Resort - Papa Roach

5Boulevard of Broken Dreams - Green Day
why is last resort up there... its a fairly good song and all.. but this should be number 1 and number 2 must be chop suey...
This list does not have 21 guns. Like come on. And only like one Green Day song. Green can make the the top ten all there's. Green Day IS THE BEST.
Green Day is a legend and it deserves to be number one. Holiday and I walk alone are amazing.

6Headstrong - Trapt
It's a great song I love when he pauses then screams.

7Animal I Have Become - Three Days Grace
Three Days Grace is a purely inspirational band who plays and sings about life. Amazing band, love Adam and Barry and everyone else :D This song really rocks. Give it a listen for sure, and some of their other songs!
It was a difficult decision between what I've done and animal I have become...
But, I chose this one because it felt like more personal and deep than the others... Brilliant song
[Newest]I have this song and the album and it is really good. They are inspirational.

8Tears Don't Fall - Bullet For My Valentine
This song is freakingg awesome

9Bring Me To Life - Evanescence
Awesome song best amy lee
Best song she sings so pretty and the backup singer is hardcore

10The Pretender - Foo Fighters
My list would be:

1. The pretender
2. All my life
3. Holiday - gd

The Contenders

11No One Knows - Queens of the Stone Age
Awesome band, especially with Dave Grohl as drums!

12Seven Nation Army - White Stripes
A thumper to get your body filled with chills

13Uprising - Muse

14One Step Closer - Linkin Park
This song are so rock very screamed band and more energy I have listen this in first time my feel is I said "for me it is the band of the year in 2000s".

15It's My Life - Bon Jovi

16Snuff - Slipknot

17Numb - Linkin Park
This is the best song of LINKIN PARK! I just can't believe that it is on the 31st position! It should be on the top! LINKIN PARK ROCKS!
listen to this song very beautiful. should be in top ten. listen to chester benington the golden voice of him!
It's the greatest! Come on guys! Listen to it before voting!

18Hoppipolla - Sigur Rós

19What I've Done - Linkin Park
Best rock song ever by the best band ever
One of the Best Song of My Fave Rock Band Linkin Park. There are other beautiful linkin park songs than this like New Devide and In the End...
Best Band LP better than Metallica.. !

20Float On - Modest Mouse

21By the Way - Red Hot Chili Peppers

22Prayer of the Refugee - Rise Against
Awesome song. Everything about it is awesome. From the vocals to the beat and most suprisingly (though not for this band) the meaning. The beauty of this song lies not in the beat, the vocals (though they are still awesome) but the people they give in recognition. This really deserves to be at the number 1 spot.

23The Night - Disturbed
The Greatest song ever made in history


24The Red - Chevelle

25Dance Yrself Clean - LCD Soundsystem

26The Day That Never Comes - Metallica
This song is one of the best Metallica songs, so it's deserves the top 10 of this list.


Honestly I can't believe why this GREAT AWESOME song wasnt in the top 100s.

27Im Just a Kid - Simple Plan

28The Kill - 30 Seconds to Mars
I love this song best thing ever!

29Voyage of Beliefs - FM Static

30Digital Love - Daft Punk

31Forget My Name - New Found Glory

32The Unforgiven III - Metallica

33So Cold - Breaking Benjamin

34Burn It to the Ground - Nickelback

35I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin

36Lazy Eye - Silversun Pickups

37Still Waiting - Sum 41

38Fall for You - Secondhand Serenade

39Dracula - Iced Earth

40Somewhere I Belong - Linkin Park

41Nailed to the Wheel - Edguy

42Savior - Rise Against
Rise Against is the best band ever. Any song in which Tim McIlrath (lead singer) sings in is golden and combines singing and screaming better than peanut butter and jelly.

43Don't Stay - Linkin Park

44Sound of Madness - Shinedown
Sound of madness kicks some major ass! Shinedown is the best band of the 21st century!
Shinedown is the best band period!

45My Beloved Monster - Eels

46Brianstorm - Arctic Monkeys

47Sober - Kelly Clarkson

48Where Are You Now - Honor Society

49Points of Authority - Linkin Park

50Wasteland - 10 Years

51Diabolus - Primal Fear

52Helena (So Long & Goodnight) - My Chemical Romance

53Fell In Love With a Girl - White Stripes

54In the End - Linkin Park

55Poem - Taproot

56Satellite Blues - AC/DC

57Fly - Blind Guardian

58Welcome to the Black Parade - My Chemical romance
The drums in the end are simple, yet amazing. They give the song it's signature marching band feel. It really could be played by a marching band.
Just brilliant to listen to, start to finish. You feel every beat in line with you the whole length of the song.
The song was probably the closest thing to a really grand piece than most at the time. I read one comment that this was the modern Bohemian Rhapsody, I disagreed with that. It's not perfect but man it can take you places if you let it.

59Nightmare - Avenged Sevenfold

60I Only Know (What I Know Now) - James Blake

61Blow Me Away - Breaking Benjamin

62Hard to Explain - The Strokes

63Situations - Escape the Fate

64From the Inside - Linkin Park

65Otherland - Blind Guardian

66I Hate Everything About You - Three Days Grace

67Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
This should be in the top 5 at the very least.

68Check My Brain - Alice in Chains

69Jaded - Aerosmith

70Berliner Star - Robbie Williams

71Breath - Breaking Benjamin

72Up the Bracket - The Libertines

73Downfall - Trust Company

74Your Guardian Angel - Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

75Stiff Upper Lip - AC/DC

76Youth of the Nation - P.O.D.

77I Thought I'd Seen Everything - Bryan Adams

78I Live for the Day - Lindsay Lohan

79Rock and Roll Train - AC/DC
Should be top ten at least
Just another good song by the greatest hard rock band ever walked on earth
How is this not no. 1
You should be ashamed of yourselves

80The Reason - Hoobastank
One of the best bands ever... true down to earth lyrics that everyone can relate to!


81Crawling in the Dark - Hoobastank

82Blackbird - Alter Bridge
Probably one of the best songs ever made. What a shame that so few people know it. Oh well, this is a chance to change this!

83There, There - Radiohead

84Wake Me Up When September Ends - Green Day

85If Everyone Cared - Nickelback

86Life Starts Now - Three Days Grace

87Falling Down - Atreyu

88If You Only Knew - Shinedown

89Kryptonite - 3 Doors Down

90Wrong - Depeche Mode

91My Immortal - Evanescence

92All I Ever Wanted - Kelly Clarkson

93New Divide - Linkin Park
92? Oh god take me to you. I can't see this.

94Get Out Alive - Three Days Grace
This song is great it starts out really slow and eerie but by the end it's an amazing hard rocking that should be number 1

95Assassin - Muse

96Love Like Winter - AFI

97Before I Forget - Slipknot

98Misery Business - Paramore

99Sugar, We're Goin Down - Fall Out Boy

100I Write Sins Not Tragedies - Panic! at the Disco

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This list was created 5 years, 58 days ago and has been voted on over 800 times. This top ten list contains 177 items, has been remixed 9 times.

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