Best George Harrison Songs


The Top Ten

1 My Sweet Lord

"westofohio" is bad at trolling.

For me, this is the perfect hymn

Obvious number 1. Beautiful, yet so simple song.

Check out "He's So Fine" The Chiftons. The melody is the same - westofohio

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2 While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Of course one of the best songs of all time.
George's voice is inpecable.
I love the lyrics.
The solo of Eric Clapton is increcible.

10/10 - Nerdfightsdolly

3 Got My Mind Set on You

I love it but is actualy a cover.

Best George Harrison song ever. This should be number 1.

4 Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)

Arguably one of the most peaceful songs I've ever heard!

Beautiful and very sophisticated slide guitar playing by George. The song contains one of the outstanding bottleneck slide guitar solos of the entire rock era.

5 What is Life?

Can easily be in second place. Amazing song. One of those songs that make you feel happy.

So good!



6 Something
7 All Those Years Ago

Beautiful song and beautiful tribute to a friend.

8 Blow Away
9 All Things Must Pass


Great song, far more melodic than some of George’s other pieces

WHAT?!?!? Number 14? This song is better than any other on this list and most of the songs by the Beatles themselves!

10 Wah-Wah


The best, most upbeat and driving song!

Upbeat..brilliant swag..favorite song ever!


The Contenders

11 Crackerbox Palace

Brillant song about being in a lunatic asylum!

12 What Is Love
13 Isn't It a Pity

Amazing song! Should be in the top ten!

Definitely the best George Harrison song and criminally underrated

It’s crazy this song is #17. Definitely the best George Harrison song in my opinion

What a pity! Pity, Pity!
A sad lament...
Marvelous song

14 Here Comes the Sun
15 Taxman
16 Dark Horse
17 When We Was Fab

Absolutely perfect, sad some way

18 Awaiting On You All

By far my favorite of his songs, but piece is using the wrong album! The Concert for Bangladesh version is nice I guess, but no live version of this song could possibly stand up to the incredible studio production implemented on the original album version.

19 Beware of Darkness

For all you people who voted while my guitar gently weeps as a great George Harrison solo, I have news for you. Eric Clapton played the solo on that song. George invited him to play on that session

The best-ever rendition of this was the duet by George and Leon Russell at The Concert for Bangladesh.
Historic does not cover it.

20 Old Brown Shoe
21 Within You Without You

One of Harrison’s best for sure. Just an absolutely beautiful song if you really listen to it

22 Art of Dying

Last line of that song "Do you believe me? " I do

23 Love Comes to Everyone
24 This Song
25 Ballad of Sir Frankie Crisp (Let It Roll)
26 Bangla Desh

Our sincere gratitude to Mr. Harrison. May his soul rest in peace in heaven. A Proud Bangladeshi.

27 Only a Northern Song
28 This is Love
29 Stuck Inside a Cloud
30 Long, Long, Long

I’m crying and laughing at the same time when I hear this song. So beautiful, filled with so many emotions

31 Cheer Down
32 Flying Hour
33 Any Road

This song is really awesome. I love the ukulele

34 That's What It Takes
35 If Not for You
36 Horse to the Water
37 If I Needed Someone
38 Let It Down
39 Faster
40 Handle With Care
41 Brainwashed
42 Roll Over Beethoven
43 Everybody's Trying to Be My Baby
44 I Need You
45 Think for Yourself
46 The Inner Light
47 I Want to Tell You
48 Piggies
49 Savoy Truffle
50 Badge
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Top Remixes (7)

1. My Sweet Lord
2. Got My Mind Set on You
3. All Those Years Ago
1. My Sweet Lord
2. Got My Mind Set on You
3. Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)
1. While My Guitar Gently Weeps
2. Taxman
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