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
[Newest]One word for this song : awesome

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

3Black Hole Sun - Soundgarden

4Soldier of Fortune - Deep Purple

5Rainbow Eyes - Rainbow

6The Bard's Song - Blind Guardian

7Fortuneteller - Deep Purple

8Brothers In Arms - Dire Straits

9Everlong (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

10Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
Whenever I listen to this song I'm just like just yes
Makes your ear search for from where the music comes!
Just Brilliant!
Best of Pink Floyd

The Contenders

11Sympathy - Uriah Heep

12Fiddler On the Green - Demons & Wizards

13Going 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.

14One - U2
This is the most beautiful off them all just listen it

15Crash 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.

16Blinded by Science - Foreigner

17Closer - 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

18Ballad of Hollis Brown - Bob Dylan

19Off He Goes - Pearl Jam
I love whoever put this on here


20So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
Well, I downloaded the top 20 songs in this list, and I speak from experience... this song is 2nd only to leave out all the rest... Please change dis guys... Vote for this gem of a song...

21Scar Tissue - Red Hot Chili Peppers

22Cancer - My Chemical Romance

23Planet Caravan - Black Sabbath

24Another Lonely Day - Ben Harper

25Pushing Me Away - Linkin Park
What kind of a list is this?! Pushing me away is no doubt an amazing song but it is certainly NOT mellow! N where the hell is Iridescent?! The mellowest song of Linkin Park! So beautiful...
The live piano solo definitely is what is on this list, Chester sounds amazing in it and this deserves to be higher.


26Something In the Way - Nirvana
It's a cool story with great music.


27The Diary of Jane (Acoustic) - Breaking Benjamin
THE DIARY OF JANE with piano.I love it.

28She Makes Me High - Robbie Williams

29Lazarus - Porcupine Tree

30No Quarter - Led Zeppelin

31Karma Police - Radiohead
Should get better rank


32I Shall Believe - Sheryl Crow

33Waiting 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...

34Breathe - Pink Floyd

35Snuff - Slipknot

36Dear God - Avenged Sevenfold
Definitely a mellow rock song. A good one that has a great message.

37Do It Again - Steely Dan
Take a listen and you will vote for this song.

38Nutshell - Alice In Chains
Probably the most mellow song of all time
This needs to be near the top.


Mellowest of them all.

39Shake Me Down - Cage the Elephant

40Faithfully - Journey

41Nothingman - Pearl Jam

42A Day In the Life - The Beatles

43Yellow - Coldplay

44Shadow of the Day - Linkin Park
Linkin Park is the best!
This ssong has one of the best chilled guitar solos I have ever heard

45Albatross - Fleetwood Mac

46Rain - Breaking Benjamin
Breaking Benjamin is the best band.And RAIN is best song.
Breaking Benjamin is the best band.
And RAIN is best song.

47The Last Song - X Japan

48Hearts On Parade - American Hi Fi

49Silent Lucidity - Queensryche

50No Surprises - Radiohead

51Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) - The Beatles
Mellow folk/rock song from the best band ever. (in my opinion best song ever)

52Learning to Fly - Pink Floyd
In my humble opinion, there best song ever. period.

53Maybe I'm Amazed - Paul McCartney

54Avenged Sevenfold - Warmness On the Soul

55Hotel California - The Eagles

56Bed of Roses - Bon Jovi

57Why Worry - Dire Straits

58What It's Like - Everlast

59Wonderful Life - Alter Bridge

60Warning Sign - Coldplay

61Heart of a Girl - The Killers

62Street Spirit - Radiohead

63Iridescent - Linkin Park

64Paradise - Coldplay
Every song of Coldplay should make it to dis list...

65Charlie Brown - Coldplay

66Apologize - One Republic

67Viva la Vida - Coldplay

68Castle of Glass - Linkin Park
Without this song dis list is a disgrace...

69One Day Too Late - Skillet

70Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd
I thought this song would be in the top 5... But 68!

71Child In Time - Deep Purple

72Solitude - Black Sabbath

73Pyro - Kings of Leon

74The End - The Doors

75Riders On the Storm - The Doors

76I'm Still Here - Pearl Jam

77Release - Pearl Jam

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This list was created 6 years, 2 days ago and has been voted on over 700 times. This top ten list has been remixed 1 times and has been blogged about 1 times.

Updated Monday, April 27, 2015

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