Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs With the Best Bass

It doesn't take a genius to figure out that Flea is one of the best bassists ever. But which songs does he play best on?

The Top Ten

1 Aeroplane Aeroplane

Dave Navarro's guitar can't even compare with the sounds Flea's bass is making! - GuitarZero

My first contact with the red hot. An amazing bass solo from the beginning to the end!

2 Around the World Around the World

It fools you at the start. You go "what the hell is Flea doing" and then it gets into the fast part and your like "being Flea, that's what he's doing! " - GuitarZero

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3 Give It Away Give It Away

It's a bit hard to notice but when you do notice it, it's awesome! - GuitarZero

4 Soul to Squeeze Soul to Squeeze V 2 Comments
5 Coffee Shop Coffee Shop

Best bass solo in history! Pure magic! - GuitarZero

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6 Dark Necessities Dark Necessities

The bass on the first single from The Getaway blew me away!

This bassline is pure love! so catchy and overall one of the best songs on this album.

7 Me and My Friends Me and My Friends
8 Higher Ground

This track proves that Flea is on much higher ground than any other bassist! - GuitarZero

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9 Walkabout

This is what my dreams sound like...

10 Tell Me Baby Tell Me Baby V 1 Comment

The Contenders

11 Can't Stop
12 Behind the Sun Behind the Sun
13 Readymade Readymade
14 True Men Don't Kill Coyotes True Men Don't Kill Coyotes
15 Californication Californication

This is the best and melodic bass line ever

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16 Salute to Kareem Salute to Kareem

Exquisite solos by everyone in this energetic instrumental. I was blown away when I listened to it.

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17 Otherside

Incredible bass one of the best parts of the song!

18 Naked in the Rain Naked in the Rain
19 By the Way By the Way
20 Nobody Weird Like Me Nobody Weird Like Me

The intro has the fattest bass slapping intro I've ever heard in my life. There funkiest song by far - wolphert

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