Greatest Guitar Solos of Rock and Metal

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81Starship Trooper - Yes
82Rest in Peace - Nuno Bettencourt
83To All That Are Dead - Ben Savage
84Bouree - Yngwie Malmsteen
85Angel of Death - Kerry King/Jeff Hanneman
86Aqualung - Jethro Tull
87Back In Black - Angus Young

Should be #1! Malcolm and Angus Young=Best guitar duo EVER!

Angus young back in black he wasn't crazy or rushing the solo
He just did it in perfect timing with fast fingers
Bad ass solo in the middle & mind blowing solo at the end of the song



88Bat Country - Synyster Gates

Are You Kidding Me. This Solo is Amazing

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89Do You Feel Like We Do - Peter Frampton

One of the greatest rock masterpieces of its time.

90Beat It - Eddie Van Halen

Better than eruption (eruption 2nd) - gemcloben

91High Hopes - David Gilmour

One of the most underrated solos of all time. At least give it a try. - zxm

92Art of Life - Hide (X-japan)

A masterpiece played by one of the best guitarist of the world. Music miss him so much.

probably contains two of the greatest rock solos of all time as they are epic and overwhelmingly good. - TD17

93The Best of Times - John Petrucci
94Mama I'm Coming Home - Zakk Wylde
95The Fletcher Memorial Home - David Gilmour
96In Pieces - Brad Delson
97Mr Crowley - Randy Rhoads

This is one of my favorite songs yet alone one of my favorite solos of all time, deserves to be higher

I can't believe this solo isn't even on the list yet. Rhoads was a genius and this was his masterpiece

98Voodoo Child (Slight Return) - Jimi Hendrix

A track where Hendrix shows his full guitar potential and it's not in the top 10. - RandomGuy456

99The Number of The Beast - Adrian Smith/Dave Murray

You ALL are crazy!
There was never a smoother player than Dave Murray & innovative as Adrian Smith

100Infidel - Tony Lazaro
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1. Stairway to Heaven - Jimmy Page
2. Eruption - Eddie Van Halen
3. Through The Fire and Flames - Herman Li/Sam Totman
1. Dry Country - Richie Sambora
2. Mr. Crowley - Ozzy Osbourne
3. Estranged - Slash
1. High Hopes - David Gilmour
2. Stairway to Heaven - Jimmy Page
3. Afterlife - Synyster Gates

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