Top 10 Mellow Rock Songs of All Time


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The Top Ten

Leave Out All the Rest - Linkin Park
This song is something to play at a wedding. The relaxed feeling of the song is socalming and at the same time rocks you to the core. When I heard it for the first time I was shaking. Chester should get a Nobel Piece Prize if he hasn't yet.


When ever I hear this song.. It's like I'm floating on the air...
Whenever I hear this, I always tearing
I'm flooding my face with tears
So sad...
Very very very sad...
It's really slow... and great
Such great lyrics to such a great song.

2Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
been listening to it since so long... it's one of the best songs by metallica. METALLICA RULES!
Best fkn song ever

3Everlong (Acoustic) - Foo Fighters
David Grohl just gets better and better and this song is about 15 years old.
Hear both the acoustic and the original and definitely see their live performance at the wembley stadium! I loved it

4Going to California - Led Zeppelin
Oh man! This song truly implies the versatility of Led Zep, and somehow listening to it, in your mind, takes you to a beautiful, deserted beach, lying, with your head back, with sunshine sprayed all over you.

5One - U2
This is the most beautiful off them all just listen it

6Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
Whenever I listen to this song I'm just like just yes

7Crash Into Me - Dave Matthews
"hike up your skirt a lil more, show your world to me... " Always loved this song. Even Stevie Nicks has covered this song.

8Closer - Kings of Leon
because kings of leon have been producing music for a very long time and their latest album which this track is on has gave them the major boost that they needed to reach the fame they have discovered. All of their music is phenomanal and they really do deserve everyone's vote as they are just such a brilliant band and all indivually talented musician's, they're great =)
I voted for them because I listen to the Only By Night album every night before I go to sleep and it makes me think about this girl I really like
Beautiful song definitely worth a listen

9Ballad of Hollis Brown - Bob Dylan

10Off He Goes - Pearl Jam
I love whoever put this on here


The Contenders

11So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold

12Cancer - My Chemical Romance

13Another Lonely Day - Ben Harper

14Scar Tissue - Red Hot Chili Peppers

15Planet Caravan - Black Sabbath

16Pushing Me Away - Linkin Park
The live piano solo definitely is what is on this list, Chester sounds amazing in it and this deserves to be higher.


17Something In the Way - Nirvana
It's a cool story with great music.


18The Diary of Jane (Acoustic) - Breaking Benjamin
THE DIARY OF JANE with piano.I love it.

19Lazarus - Porcupine Tree

20No Quarter - Led Zeppelin

21She Makes Me High - Robbie Williams

22I Shall Believe - Sheryl Crow

23Waiting for the End - Linkin Park
AWESOME SONG, I don't know why this at the 20th but I think its justifiable.
Most certainly the best...

24Breathe - Pink Floyd

25Karma Police - Radiohead
Should get better rank


26Snuff - Slipknot

27Dear God - Avenged Sevenfold
Definitely a mellow rock song. A good one that has a great message.

28Shake Me Down - Cage the Elephant

29Faithfully - Journey

30Nothingman - Pearl Jam

31Do It Again - Steely Dan
Take a listen and you will vote for this song.

32A Day In the Life - The Beatles

33Shadow of the Day - Linkin Park
This ssong has one of the best chilled guitar solos I have ever heard
Linkin Park is the best!

34Albatross - Fleetwood Mac

35Rain - Breaking Benjamin
Breaking Benjamin is the best band.And RAIN is best song.
Breaking Benjamin is the best band.
And RAIN is best song.

36The Last Song - X Japan

37Hearts On Parade - American Hi Fi

38Silent Lucidity - Queensryche

39No Surprises - Radiohead

40Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) - The Beatles
Mellow folk/rock song from the best band ever. (in my opinion best song ever)

41Learning to Fly - Pink Floyd
In my humble opinion, there best song ever. period.

42Nutshell - Alice In Chains
Probably the most mellow song of all time

43Maybe I'm Amazed - Paul McCartney

44Avenged Sevenfold - Warmness On the Soul

45Hotel California - The Eagles

46Bed of Roses - Bon Jovi

47Why Worry - Dire Straits

48What It's Like - Everlast

49Wonderful Life - Alter Bridge

50Warning Sign - Coldplay

51Heart of a Girl - The Killers

52Street Spirit - Radiohead

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Updated Thursday, December 18, 2014

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