Best Skillet Songs

Songs from the Christian rock band Skillet that you think is best.

The Top TenXW

1Awake and Alive

I love the female part even more in the song. Gives a awesome feeling to the song.

This Song Great Hear Music And Guitar Sound and It Better Than Monster :P Have Fun Guys

I didn't what to chose between this song or Hero... but I think I chose this

So god! Jens bit is the best

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2Whispers In the Dark

I can hear this song a hundred times and not get tired. Is my best rock song.
No you'll never be alone
When darkness comes I'll light the night with stars
Hear the whispers in the dark.
And dude the guitarist is amazing

I've listened to Skillet since they started. The song that they show most talent and skill is this one. The guitars, vocals, drums, and everything else is perfectly executed. Its inspiring and beautiful. There's no way this is not number one.

It's the best alter rock song I've ever heard. Surely it's a better song than HERO. Also, Skillet is the best alter rock band ever.

This song is so amazing. I love Skillet and all their songs, but there is just something so special about Whispers in the Dark.

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The music is really catchy... Hats of to them for creating such great music... This song made me a huge fan of skillet

My absolute favourite Skillet song! Every time I listen to it It's like listening to it for the first time. Also love the fireworks in the video.
Keep up the awesome work!

Catchy tune, great lyrics, smacking beats... I love everything about hero... Made me a big fan of skillet

This Is the best song I ever heard! Great lyrics, absolutely awesome! That song is my favorite song

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AWESOME song. My top 5 are:
1. Monster
2. Hero
3. Awake And Alive
4. Comatose
5. Whispers In The Dark

One day Too Late is by far the best by this one is just close behind! Too bad my favorite is not on this list... This song is amazing however! My first Skillet song and will always be my favorite rockish one by them

I love this song! I think this should be #1! I like the monster voice 2 it is epic! Please vote for this song! It is awesomeness!

The best song of Skillet.

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this song is such a beautiful song! bet those who didn't vote for this haven't heard this one!

This is definitely no. 1, the only missing in this song is jen ledger, why is she not singing in this perfect music?

Why the heck would anyone vote for awake and alive over comatose! Comatose has by far the best lyrics out of all the songs by skillet and is just such an amazing song! Please at least listen to this song before you vote for garbage like Awake and Alive. Comatose is so underrated!

This should be the number one song!

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One of the most epic songs ever. They have a string orchestra doing half of the music. - moose4life19

An amazing s=song just pumps you up when ever you listen to it. It can make you happy or sad but good song never the less!

because its like coming back to god and let him know your their

This song is by far the best Skillet song. The intro beginning with the orchestra, then pounding into the drums to be slammed immediately with the best guitar of any of their albums: this song rocks! [No pun intended.]

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7The Last Night

This song has gotten me through so much. My friend showed it to me and said it reminds him of me. Admittedly I cried my eyes out when I saw the similarities between the lyrics and my life. But the song is pure truth. Skillet is amazing

Just awesome and it speaks the truth. It made me weep and its lyrics are the mirror image of some peoples love life. Best song of the century

This song is just amazing, I cry when I hear it! <3 it is really personal to me and I just can't wait to listen to it! Everything it's good about this song especially the lyrics!

This should really be in the top three. Although as a whole I didn't really like the Comatose album (I know, hate me if you want to), this song is one of their best. - amcskillet

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8Not Gonna Die

Tremendous strings, a great guitar solo, rocking drums, powerful emotion, and strong lyrics makes this one of the best, if not the best, Skillet songs of all time. I'm an avid Skillet fan with favorites such as Collide, Savior, Rebirthing, Whispers in the Dark; trust me, I'm inclined to make this song in the top 2 easy.

The only reason this isn't at the top is because it was added late off their new album. This song has everything I like in a song, all mashed into one. I can listen forever and not once get sick of it. I think it's about a guy in the middle of war, and all his comrades around him are dying, and he's about to be with them. Them he remembers his wife and swears he won't die for her. Amazing song!

My favorite song from the Rise album! I like listening to it with the outro of Good to be Alive, too.

This song is awesome and probably the best of their Rise album. It's so similar to Rebirthing in the intro style that it's just as epic.

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Live version of Collide from Comatose Comes Alive just kills all the other songs!

Epic through and through. I don't even mind that it's a little long simply because of the quality

Literally the only reason I voted for this song is the music video. Watch it, (it's the one with the heroes) I very rarely tear up, but its truly inspirational!

Perfect to listen to in the rain^^

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This song inspired me to start playing guitar... how can it not be at least in the top 5 and whispers in the dark should be no 1.. not no 3

It's a really good song. Good Guitar.. Good Everything

My second favorite skillet song. The guitar is the best!
:) The drums are also rely cool. I think savior should be in third.

The greatest song of all time. By any band. Ever.

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The Contenders

11Falling Inside the Black

Thisis one of the best by them, the singing ^^ lyrics are really great in here.

Should have been the best song, at least should have been in top 2! Skillet for the win!
My list also would not include whispers in the top 3!
One of the bes

Sklet,... You are very good. Your lyrics usually have inspired me. Now I just listen your song. You should be at number band

Good very good

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12Looking for Angels

amazing and unbeliveable :D

and all of us are looking for angels but they never appear
jus love zis song

I LOVE THIS SONG SO MUCH, everywhere I turn people are looking for angels I can totally relate to this song and the lyrics are so beautiful by FAR better than Hero up there why would ANYONE in their right minds pick hero over this!?

Another great song! Really fun to listen to and the meaning behind it combined with the lyrics makes this song unbreakable.

13Those Nights

A very special song to me, my best friend Zac and I got thro all those nites with each other!

This song has a very special meaning to me. Why isn't it higher? I think this is the best song Skillet has done. I love the other ones don't get me wrong: Hero, Monster, Awake and Alive, etc. But this one is the stuff of legend.

This song is extremely personal to me. Gets me very emotional, should be way higher. Such a beautiful song

How, and why is this so low on this list? Granted, it's not THAT far from being top 10, but come on! - ladybug375

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14It's Not Me It's You

Very Good Song But all of skillet is AWESOME! But you should check out 21 pilots very good stuff I would like to go to a skillet concert Also it would be cool to meet them

Great song...needs even better spot

Very good song I think needs better rank


Probably added late
Come on guys, vote this now
I know y'all love this song
Great job, Skillet! Keep it up!

Next-generation Awake and Alive! Simply one of the best song of all time.

Frekkin amazing song, there are two types of people: those who love the song and those who haven't heard it yet.

This is the best song out of all the skillet songs

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16Sick of It

Intense song from beginning to end and has a great beat. It's much better than #29

This is amazing live and all together a catchy tune

The screaming was amazing

This has got to be higher

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17Circus for a Psycho

Crazy guitar solo! An incredibly unique skillet song!

Seth gets my respect for every single guitar solo and the rest of the song too. Jen Ledger gets respect too for the drums. Korey Cooper for the rest of the guitar parts and then John Cooper for the vocals. ABSOLUTELY AMAZING. I like it better every time I listen to it!

Seth's guitar is insanly awesome! I don't know why this isn't in the top 5...

This song is just amazing! I don't know why don't a have a better ratting

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18Live Free or Let Me Die

18! this song is so underrated but 18! it needs to be in the top 10 if not the first place. maybe it's because this song is not famous as monster and hero but not 18!

This is perhaps one of the best hard rock songs ever. His voice plays in perfectly with the screaming instrumentals. Definitely gets my vote. - sirbradford

Everything is perfect in the song! Vocals, instruments, everything! It really deserves to be in the top 10. I think it should pass "rebirthing" in my opinion... Surely got my vote.

Come on people vote

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This is a beautiful, emotional song. I loved the story behind it and loved how they used rock to enhance the story. It was beautiful, heart-wrenching and brought me to the brink of tears. Listen to it if you haven't, you'll be moved, a lot.

This song is amazing and deserves a higher ranking. This song is sad and beautiful, and can apply to many situations besides what the song was for. It's about the pain of missing somebody, it hurts to think about it. One of there Best. I love Skillet

The most beautiful and moving of all the songs; written about friends who had an abortion when they were younger and afterwards their couselor told them to hold a real funeral to help them get over it- so when you know the back story its even more amazing.

This song should be in the top 5! It's Skillet's most beautiful song in my opinion. "I'd give up all the world to see that little piece of Heaven looking back at me."

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20Never Surrender

This song should be in the top 10. I love the feel of this song, it is my motiviation! His voice fits perfectly for the theme of this song, and I love the background music as well. My second favourite song for sure!

Probibly thier most underrated song.

Best song by far.
The lyrics are so fantastic

This song really speaks to you. Never Surrender!

I hate that song!

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