Most Overrated Songs by Popular Music Artists That Wrote Better Songs

These music artists are famous for songs that did not define them. They did write music that is good but was drowned out by the songs that used less effort.

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1Loser - Beck
2Hey Jude - The Beatles
3Wonderwall - Oasis

I literally cannot stand this song, or the fact that Oasis has written much BETTER songs than this, but nobody knows them because they think of this whenever they think of Oasis! What the hell is wrong with everybody who thinks that songs like "Some Might Say", "Fade In-Out" & "Roll With It" are inept, instead turning their heads towards this stupid song?!?! It's effortless and uninspired, just accept it!

4Should I Stay or Should I Go? - The Clash
5(What a) Wonderful World - Sam Cooke
6God Only Knows - The Beach Boys
7Creep - Radiohead
8Don't Look Back In Anger - Oasis
9Sunday Morning - The Velvet Underground

I used to like this, but I now I just find it boring - RecklessGreed

Personally, I think Heroin is much better. - SwagFlicks

10Valerie - The Zutons

The Newcomers

?Big Yellow Taxi - Joni Mitchell
?Tangled Up in Blue - Bob Dylan

The Contenders

11November Rain - Guns N' Roses
12Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) - Green DayV1 Comment
13Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

I just don't see how anyone could think of this as one of the best songs ever! What are they all thinking, for crying out loud?!

I hate this song as much as a person who likes it hates logic. - PositronWildhawk

14Hymn for the Weekend - Coldplay
15Paradise - ColdplayV1 Comment
16Still Into You - Paramore

It's a good song, but I've heard better from them nonetheless.

17Call and Answer - Barenaked Ladies
18Merry Christmas Everybody - Slade
19Born in the U.S.A. - Bruce Springsteen
20Run to the Hills - Iron Maiden
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1. Loser - Beck
2. Hey Jude - The Beatles
3. Should I Stay or Should I Go? - The Clash
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1. Born in the U.S.A. - Bruce Springsteen
2. Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) - Green Day
3. Paradise - Coldplay
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