Best Songs Between Red Hot Chili Peppers and Foo Fighters


The Top Ten

1 The Pretender

Yes just yes my favorite of all time foo fighter song finally getting recognition

Way better than can't stop

2 of my favorite bands collide in an epic battle of who's better. The world hasn't exploded yet...


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2 Can't Stop

The best. No need to say anything more.

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3 Under the Bridge

Hands down deserves to be #1. This song is just so genuine and perfect, from Anthony's poetic lyrics and Chad's calm drums, to John's Hendrix-like chord playing interacting with Flea's melodically played bass lines. All transitioning into a more emotional song near the end which fits perfectly with the beginning of the song.

This is number 1 out of all of these songs. Red Hot Chili Peppers could easily beat Foo Fighters - Rorywilbren

This by far is one of the chili's best songs to date. Almost Anthony's own way to saying goodbye to his past ways and beginning his new life. This song is just beautiful.

You're telling me this ISN'T #1? Well, some people need a lesson the emotional depth behind this song.

It all started in 1988. Original guitarist Hillel Slovak died of a heroine overdose. Keidis was devestated. He wrote an emotional poem of his loss. In 1991, producer Rick Rubin found the poem and urged him to put the song on Blood Sugar Sex Magik. This became their most influential song of the 90's. How is this NOT the winner?

4 Everlong

Best Foo Fighters song ever, just an amazing how emotional it is and how they could create such a beautiful atmosphere. Although The Pretender is a good song, it doesn't even come close to being as good as this song.

Ever long is simply a fantastic song not sure how the pretender is better than this it has got to be the best song evert

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5 Californication

First comment? Huh. Well, Best. RHCP song. EVER!

Wait, Can't Stop outranks this? I'm calling witchcraft

6 By the Way
7 I Could Have Lied
8 Snow (Hey Oh)

How does this list make sense?
Its like comparing rolls Royce and Hyundai
Rhcp are legendary!, Foo Fighters are great but nowhere near rhcp man!

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9 Breaking the Girl
10 Dani California

The drums on this song IS AMAZING! !

The Contenders

11 Learn to Fly
12 Otherside
13 Breakout

Haha... Someone put Breakout by Swing out Sister, check the picture before voting for it.

14 Rope
15 Walk

This song's just mesmerizing. Grohl's vocal's too exquisite.

16 Best of You
17 Scar Tissue
18 Around the World
19 All My Life

Just unique. I'm disspaointed to see this is number 18...

20 Slow Cheetah
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List StatsUpdated 26 May 2017

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Top Remixes (4)

1. By the Way
2. Scar Tissue
3. Californication
1. The Pretender
2. I Could Have Lied
3. Breaking the Girl
1. Can't Stop
2. The Pretender
3. Californication

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