Top 10 Songs From Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All-time


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The Top Ten

Like a Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan
This song if a movement of its own.


This is the number 1 song
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2(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
The cornerstone for rock music


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3Imagine - John Lennon
Within this song, he captured everything that music is supposed to do. Make you think, make you smile, make you cry, and of course relate it to yourself in some kind of way. Imagine- Music evokes Imagination.. Truly amazing. RIP John
Its helped us from Lennon's death to 9/11.


Best song ever along with David bowie's heros
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4Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana Listen to sample

5Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Best Guitar Solo in the World...
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6Enter Sandman - Metallica Listen to sample

7Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
Amazing amazing song! For any mood!
Its d best.. No matter wer you r, wt you r up to, hw r you feelin, dis song just purifies your heart...
This is the best you pillock
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8The Letter - The Box Tops Listen to sample

9What's Going On - Marvin Gaye
I've been asking myself the same question.


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10Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses Listen to sample

The Contenders

11Hey Jude - The Beatles
This is possibly the best song on the list...
Hey jude!
That's just awesome singing harmonies..
Don't let the writing credits fool you. Paul McCartney wrote this all his own. Lennon had nothing to do with it.


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12Respect - Aretha Franklin
EVERYONE knows this song. Best cover ever.


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13Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys
This single cost $50,000 to make; the most expensive at the time.


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14Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin Listen to sample

15Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
Some of the best guitar I've ever heard, one of the best guitarist ever in fact. A innovator of rock and roll.
Can't imagine my whole life without this song, love it.
The first song about fame.


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16Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd Listen to sample

17Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
Why isn't this higher?
It is named the best song of all time by some lists
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18The Wanderer - Dion Listen to sample

19Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival Listen to sample

20What'd I Say - Ray Charles
He wrote it right in front of an audience.


21Paradise City - Guns N' Roses Listen to sample

22Piano Man - Billy Joel Listen to sample

23Buddy Holly - Weezer Listen to sample

24Let It Be - The Beatles Listen to sample

25Under the Boardwalk - The Drifters Listen to sample

26Paranoid Android - Radiohead Listen to sample

27Time to Pretend - MGMT Listen to sample

28Seven Nation Army - The White Stripes Listen to sample

29Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead Listen to sample

30Clocks - Coldplay Listen to sample

31Thunder Road - Bruce Springsteen Listen to sample

32American Idiot - Green Day Listen to sample

33Crazy - Gnarls Barkley Listen to sample

34Kids - MGMT Listen to sample

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This list was created 3 years, 41 days ago and has been voted on over 200 times. This top ten list has been remixed 3 times.

Updated Sunday, September 28, 2014

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