Best Oasis Songs

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1Don't Look Back In Anger

Slip inside the eye of your mind, don't you know you might find, a better place to play. --Best intro lyrics, ever. - dahe24

Lovely lyrics with emotional guitar riff, noel is genius! And lyrically insane! It was good to have him in oasis..

it sounds like the beatles. pure magic

Best song live. Always gets the crowd going.

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This song will live for generations. It is a Masterpiece that defined Oasis! There's a uniqueness in this song... This song literally speaks out the emotions when a man first falls in love, but the woman isn't aware of it... The song speaks about the man's emotions when he gets his first crush!

This is one song you can listen forever without stopping. I can't imagine myself without this. Being a girl, I would love it if my boyfriend ever sang this song to me while playing the guitar. Wanna impress a girl? Play guitar on this song and there - shes already in love with you.

My Personal Favourite. This Song Is Perfect From Start Till End

This is a classic song that I will never forget - Ajkloth

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3Live Forever

This is a ridiculously good song, and although there is a lot of competition, it has to be their best. Most people would say Wonderwall just because of its commercial success but this is literally one of the best rock songs ever. The intro drumming, while it was originally covered over some acoustic picking, just sets up the song brilliantly. Also, the guitar, although relatively simple, just fits in perfectly with liams rare but interestingly affectionate singing accompanied by brilliant lyrics. But in my opinion, the guitar solos ultimately make this such a good song; with the first one, it drifts effortlessly around the song but the other solo brings a power to the song that can also be seen through the lyrics. But honestly, although wonderwall and don't look back in anger always grab the headlines, other songs from "definitely maybe" such as "cigarettes and alcohol" and "rock and roll star" should really get into the top ten list easily. Seriously, "Definitely Maybe" is probably the best debut album ever and that's a feat since most bands make/made their best songs and were at their most creative in their first album. I guess it shows what fame does as bands often drift aimlessly like oasis but nonetheless, "live forever" is their best song

Maybe you're the same as me, we see things they'll never see - you and I are gonna live forever

Maybe I just want to fly
I want to live I don't want to die
Maybe I just want to breath
Maybe I just don't believe
Maybe you're the same as me
We see things they'll never see
You and I are gonna live forever

How is this not 1. Amazing song

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4Champagne Supernova

champagne supernova is the best song for me, this song has the best lyrics and the song is very very good

Wonderwall is a great song and all, but it doesn't even begin to compare with this. This song makes me want to cry as I remember the friends I'll never talk to again and the forgotten teenage memories. Thank you for this beautiful song. And thanks Oasis, the best band of all time. It was fun while it lasted.

Everyone likes Wonderwall the best! What?! Champagne Supernova is clearly where it's at. Now, I know what you're thinking, but I've never done any drugs of any sort. But just the tone of this song, and the feeling it gives me a natural high. Something Wonderwall just cannot compare to. Champagne Supernova will always be my favorite, but Wonderwall doesn't even come close to my second. It is probably my 17th favorite Oasis song. Oasis is so calming while doing math. Or showering. Oasis Forever!

I'm speechless I don't know what to say about this great song

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I have had a long think about why this is my favourite Oasis song, and well, it is because of the wonderful rhyming of unexpected words. Instead of repetition you are hearing different things mentioned throughout the song, like someone on a supersonic train a doctor on a helicopter, selling the big issue. I will not mention all the lyrics in what I have just mentioned, I will leave it for people to listen to. I think the poetry in this song is so brilliantly well put together it is just as amazing as what one would from from the greatest poets that one would study in English Literature courses. I very much enjoy the steady paced melody and the backing electric guitar music blending together very well. There is probably much more I can say about how I love this song, but I will go away and think about how to put my thoughts together.

Why is the only #7? This is probably the coolest sounding song ever. Especially the solo.
"My friend said he'd take you home, sits in his corner all alone. He lives under a waterfall, nobody can see him nobody can ever hear him call. "

I love this song when I heard this song after several times. The beauty of this song comes at the end of this finishing music. The end music just grab the brain and I try to sing the music if I could do it..

I remember the first time I hear Supersonic in the 90's. I was like "what's this? " They were here to stay

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6Slide Away

A few years ago, I only had a few oasis songs in my music collection, those are wonderwall, don't look back in anger and little by little if I recall correctly. I wasn't really into oasis that time until I heard this song, This song is on the top of my music playlist eve higher than stairway to heaven right now. There is something about this song that is so addictive even until now I won't get bored of listening to it 100 times over and over. Even though I myself Couldn't analyze completely the meaning of this song. Its a love song obviously, but a love song that makes me not think about a girl. But make me realize that I haven't found that one perfect person that I want to be with. But of course for other listeners it holds different meanings. Nonetheless This is a incredible song that is sure going to last for generations to come.

I was hesitating between Wonderwall and Slide away but then I realized Wonderwall is so well known that it speaks for itself - so I pick my favorite - energetic love song Slide away - love how it's live and loud but still a beautiful confession to his loved one. Especially love the line - don't know don't care all I know is you can take me there!

Noel's songwriting hits you right to the heart coupled with Liam's unique singing style. Despite all odds, he wants to be with this person and just slide away. It is a beautiful song that builds until it becomes unbearable to not be with this person. Not a love song that is slow and simple, but it demands the listeners attention with everything climaxing at the end. And the guitars are fantastic, not overdone, but adding to the flavor of the song.

Everything in it is superb. The lyrics, the sound, the chorus, the meaning. Ridiculously underrated which makes it all the better. Best Oasis song and quite possibly the best song of all time.

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I still remember the first time that I've heard it on the radio. Absolutely brilliant. The end with the guitar and the violins is a masterpiece. Not being on any album made it more special. Fantastic.

The best Oasis song. I can listen to this song over and over again. I never get tired of listening.
And it is the first song of Oasis I heard. And it changed my life. Great Song, great band.

One of the best song in Oasis era. This song heard very simply but perfect. One of masterpiece of Oasis

Um hello this should be on number one I love how noel gallagher learnt how to play the violins for this one

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8Stop Crying Your Heart Out

Every single word in this lyric is magic
Whenever I want to cry this song is my best friend and my reason to stop crying my heart out.

This song has such a strong lyrics...
Every time I'm sad I listen to this song, and it helps me get up again!
One of top 5 Oasis's best songs, they don't have best one, because they are so awesome...
Love you Oasis!

This song should be really in top 3 of this band.
I felt that it has a soul unlike supernova n supersonic. Off all the songs in top ten it's tune itself sells this song and is too catchy. It can be chosen as an evergreen song in one's music collection. All other songs require multiple hears whereas this song will take your heart out for the first listen.

First time I heard it was completely hooked

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9Morning Glory

Whats the story morning glory
You need a little time to wake up wake up!
Great song! My favourite one its glorious!
All your dreams are made
When you're chained to the mirror and the razor blade
Today's the day that all the world will see

This is too low

Best oasis song for me

Why is this so LOW?!

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10Some Might Say

Great vocals, great guitars A GREAT SONG! - rock2metal

Songs got weight "Something that struck in this song is anybody can say anything about anyone or something but the thing that matters is what is the reality and living the reality is the most precious thing
"Some might say they don't believe in heaven, go and say it to the men who lives in hell" - naveenpanwar1

The heaviness of the guitars in the intro get your attention right away. The lyrics aren't Noel at his strongest alone, but Liam's singing make them sound much better. Besides the breakdown around 2:03 sound like spaceships! Harmonizing from Liam and Noel sounds incredible, their singing goes together like peanut butter and jelly.

Catchy tune, screaming rock guitars, great vocals, and a song that truly renewed my faith in rock and roll. Some might say this is the finest Oasis song ever, and I'd definitely have to agree.

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The Newcomers

?I Am the Walrus

A gloriously noisy mess!

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11The Masterplan

The Best Oasis song, full stop. I have every song ever written by Oasis, as they are my second favourite band (behind the Beatles of course), and this is the one song that always does it for me. MUST MUST MUST be higher, if everyone on here had heard it it would be at the top!

Can't believe one of the best tunes was originally a B side

I just discovered this song, and it's amazing! One of my favorites, for sure!

This is the best

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We believe in one another!
Damn Really love this one!

Easily the best Oasis song. Wonderful lyrics, wonderful music and one hell of a rock song. Shouldn't have been a b-side.

13Stand By Me

Just goes to show that less is not always more! I've always loved the guitar work, the massive sound and especially the heartwarming "brotherly love" moment when Noel joins in with the "Hey hey" just before the chorus. A true gem.

It just makes you look deep inside yourself. The rhythm gives you very special feeling

It should be in the big 3 at least, one of their greatest ever, I think be here now is better than (WTS) Morning Glory anyway

I like it, a lot!

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14Don't Go Away

I love this song!
So don't go away
Say what you say
Say that you stay
Forever and a day
In the time of my life

I think this song speaks about the love you have for someone and you don't want that person to leave from your life.

I heard this song from my crush and every time we apart I listen to this song and it reminds me of him. Love the part when the music goes "me and you what's going on"

Awesome song. The lyrics, the rhythm, the vocals are very great. Deserves to be at least in Top 5. This should be somewhere after Champagne super nova and wonderwall.

So many memories in this song. Love it

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15Little by Little

How is this not in the top 5 it's probably one the best, especially the way it gradually builds up.

For the love of god! This deserves top 5!... Most intriguing lyrics and the sound so matching the lyrics

Just listen, you ll realize how good this song is.

Remind me of The Beatles.. Simply Great!

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16Cigarettes & Alcohol

Seriously, how is this not top ten at te very least?!

Shows how ordinary oasis were in the lyrics despite being played like no other can

Best opening line ever in a song
'Is it my imagination or have we finally found something worth living for'

This is just rock at its best

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17Talk Tonight

One of the bests

I wanna talk tonight!

Excellent for a woman

18The Hindu Times

How can this be at 17?
There's a light - that shines on
Shines on me - and it keeps me warm
It gimme peace - I must say
I can't sleep - 'cause the world won't wait
It should definitely be in top 10

What? This song is so like uplifting spirit type song.. should definitely be top 10.

The best song ever! About Hindu times

19Let There Be Love

I can't believe this song is so low on the list, one of the best tracks of Oasis, It's so beautiful and the voices of Noel and Liam blend in so well... And well I don't need to tell you about the lyrics... BEAUTIFUL...

incredible song. very powerful when noel starts singing. 10/10

A seriously underrated song which should be in the top 5!

Just a class song, enough said.

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20The Shock of the Lightning

Great song, epic, really underrated, psychodelic and energizing, is like mixing red bull with weed in one song

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Top Remixes (57)

1. Champagne Supernova
2. Live Forever
3. Don't Go Away
1. Whatever
2. Live Forever
3. The Masterplan
1. Don't Look Back In Anger
2. Morning Glory
3. Supersonic

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