Top Ten Anti-War Songs

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The top ten songs of any genre that focus on the terrible aspects of war.

The Top Ten

1 One - Metallica

Awesome song - bobbythebrony

2 Fortunate Son - Creedence Clearwater Revival
3 War Pigs - Black Sabbath

Love this one - bobbythebrony

What's with the Ozzy Ozbourne cover?

4 Holy Wars... the Punishment Due - Megadeth

Great Song - bobbythebrony

5 Born In the U.S.A. - Bruce Springsteen
6 War - Edwin Starr
7 Give Peace a Chance - Plastic Ono Band
8 Masters of War - Bob Dylan
9 Out In the Fields - Gary Moore & Phil Lynott

One of the best songs ever - music and lyrics.

"No color or religion ever stopped the bullet from a gun
Out in the fields, the fighting has begun
Out on the streets, they're falling one by one
Out from the skies, a thousand more will die each day
Death is just a heartbeat away" - Metal_Treasure

10 Child In Time - Deep Purple

The Contenders

11 Military Man - Gary Moore

Originally written by Phil Lynott and performed with Thin Lizzy, here Phil Lynott is a guest musician and sings with Gary Moore. - Metal_Treasure

12 B.Y.O.B. - System of a Down
13 Doesn't Matter Anyway - Savatage

Great song with great lyrics "AK-47, Tomcat, F-11 hardly ever used" - Metal_Treasure

14 Poor Man's Crusade - Demons & Wizards

It's about the Crusades - "So we will slaughter in the name of Christ" - Metal_Treasure

15 Zombie - The Cranberries
16 Warbird - Annihilator
17 A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall - Bob Dylan
18 One Child - Savatage
19 Still Waiting - Sum 41
20 Eve of Destruction - Barry McGuire
21 Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
22 Run Through the Jungle - Creedence Clearwater Revival
23 Unknown Soldier - The Doors
24 911 for Peace - Anti-Flag
25 Far from Home - Five Finger Death Punch
26 Imagine - John Lennon

How is this not on here?!

27 I Drive Your Truck - Lee Brice

His only decent song

28 War - Bob Marley
29 Gods of War - Def Leppard
30 21 Guns - Green Day
31 American Idiot - Green Day
32 Holiday - Green Day
33 Unknown Soldier - Breaking Benjamin
34 Wrong Side of Heaven - Five Finger Death Punch
35 Eyes of the Insane - Slayer
36 Flesh Storm - Slayer
37 Respect - Aretha Franklin
38 The Post War Dream - Pink Floyd
39 Happy Xmas (War is Over) - John Lennon
40 Machine Gun - Jimi Hendrix
41 Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones
42 Civil War - Guns N' Roses

"What's so Civil about War anyway? " - christangrant

43 Wooden Ships - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
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Top Remixes

1. Fortunate Son - Creedence Clearwater Revival
2. War Pigs - Black Sabbath
3. One - Metallica
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1. One - Metallica
2. Holy Wars... the Punishment Due - Megadeth
3. Out In the Fields - Gary Moore & Phil Lynott
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