Greatest Lynyrd Skynyrd Songs

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The Top Ten

1
Free Bird
If you don't know this song, you don't know the rock!

Teo2390

Best song I've listened to so far. Great music and great lyrics, and the solo at the end part is definitely one of the best ones I've ever heard. Then I read about everything that happened to the band members and it is so sad. They should've been around much longer
Cool Slide Guitar and very nice solo with two guitars at the end!
[Newest]Allen Collins and Gary Rossington just KILL it with their guitars!

2Sweet Home Alabama
Best Song Ever, makes my Heart Melt, just listening to this song takes me to ALABAMA. This Should be in number one!
Lynyrd Skynyrd's best, must be number 1, Free Bird is great but Sweet Home Alabama takes the prize for me, seamless, fantasical and sublimely-composed are the list of three words which describe this song. Rock on L-S!
Good classical number... Would like to listen more from this band... Feel great when listen em all alone and sober
[Newest]Sweet Home Alabama gives a high and hope like no other song.. number 1 definitely!

3Simple Man
Simple Man. The song that non-superficial fans of Lynyrd Skynyrd think of when they think about the band. While "Freebird" and "Sweet Home Alabama" are good songs in and of themselves, "Simple Man" is in a league of its own. It says everything that needs to be said, and is a true pouring-out of the heart by Van Zandt. A classic.
My all-time favorite song. Nothing will ever top it in my mind.
Makes me feel cool and peace... What a nice beats. Should be no.2 behind sweet home alabama :) but, it doesn't matter at all. It's still top 10..
[Newest]By far their best song

4Tuesday's Gone
This song is beautifully performed, the guitar is very well played, and this song always reminds me of sitting in a car, going along the road while its raining. Once again, this song is amazing and am surprised that this song is not number one.
The only reason this song isn't number one is because nobody has listened to it. A lot of their "online" fan base ( I use that word carefully ) has stumbled across the first 3 songs ( Free Bird, Sweet Home Alabama & Simple Man ). They are great songs in their own perspective but this tune... Is the good stuff.
This is my favorite song of all time. It displays the hardship of loss in such a beautiful way. Ronnie sings mournfully, but still with anticipation of the future. Their best song by far...
[Newest]Hauntingly beautiful, probably the most meaningful song they ever made R.I.P. Ronnie Van Zant

5Gimme Three Steps
Ahh... Great song, the first billion times I heard it... But, you can't tell me there aren't at least a dozen greater Skynyrd songs than this... If I never heard "3 Steps" again, I'll be happy.

6That Smell
The culmination of all the unique qualities that made Skynyrd special: The prominent punch of Leon's bass with AP's rolling drums, the genuineness of Ronnie's lyrics, the unbelievable guitar work throughout and the girls singing for emphasis in the background make this song their greatest. The definitive Skynyrd song that NO ONE would even consider attempting to cover, much like Saturday Night Special.
Excellent and energetic

7Call Me the Breeze
This song is the best

8Saturday Night Special
Greatest song in the world, should be number 1
This song is EXTREEMLY groovy...

9What's Your Name?

10The Ballad of Curtis Loew
I love this song. it's a great ballad.

jwileson

That keyboard solo... WOW Billy Powell rocks
The most underrated song in history

The Contenders

11Gimme Back My Bullets
So difficult to choose as so many. This is distinctive Skynyrd - not just song as Ronnie so well backed up by the Honkettes, but instrumentally as well. I love Freebird and SHA but about time those yet to get fully into Skynyrd enjoyed the wider catalogue.

12On the Hunt
If you don't think on the hunt is up there and one of the best songs youv ever heard you ain't no fan

13I Need You

14Still Unbroken
Man listen to this one from their album god guns!
This is absolutely their best and its the most amazing lyrics ever by lynyrd skynyrd!
I'm sure you guys will vote after listening to this one!
Just hear it once!

15You Got That Right
So underplayed.. This is like the anthem of any down to earth partier
Steve Gaines enough said.

16Workin' for MCA

17All I Can Do Is Write About It
This is the classic that resonates with me most next to Freebird of course.

theforgiventeen


18I Know a Little
Best skynyrd guitar song

19Skynyrd Nation

20Cry for the Bad Man

21Blues Medley

22Don't Ask Me No Questions

23I Ain't the One
This song is amayzing! It's way better than sweet home alabama! Please just listen to it and you'll se why it really should be in the top ten!

24Comin' Home

25The Needle and the Spoon
Good lyrics, great guitars. What else can you ask for in A Skynyrd song.

26Red White & Blue
25th place? You've got to be kidding me, this is without a doubt the best Skynyrd Song the new lineup has ever released.

27Gifted Hands

28Devil In the Bottle
This song come with the country rock style, and with riffs amazing

29Preacher Man

30I Never Dreamed
It is a really good song. Yet really under rated

31Double Trouble

32That's How I Like It

33Tomorrow's Goodbye

34Mama's Song

35Mississippi Blood

36Same Old Blues

37Railroad Song

38Whiskey - Rock - a - Roller
This is what rock'n'roll is all about! Rock on

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