Best Songs Featuring a Piano


The Top Ten

1 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

When you hear it, you immediately start swaying along and singing... Best ever. Those immortal words: "Mama just killed a man"

Yeah, of course. This should be number 1. Hail queen, and freddie mercury for this wonderful song

Should have been number one

Freddie was a very talented songwriter and piano player, not just a singer!

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2 My Immortal - Evanescence

An Immortal song from Evanescence - MatrixGuy

The best song ever. Love it

She has a really dull voice

Best piano solo ever

3 Imagine - John Lennon

The piano in this song makes all that John is singing about powerful. If he were to speak these statements, it wouldn't be considered art, but the piano makes all the "imagines" possible

John Lennon's visionary song - MatrixGuy

Best piano ballad. It is lovely

good song

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4 Let It Be - The Beatles

Paul McCartney's moving song - MatrixGuy

5 Clocks - Coldplay

The intro riff is simply wonderful

I've learned it, it's fun and it's original. Would Recommend learning

Really good song

the best

6 Love The Way You Lie - Skylar Grey
7 Someone Like You - Adele

We have waited a song "Something Like This" - MatrixGuy

This is an awesome song and should be at the top of the list.

It should be the first

8 Piano Man - Billy Joel

Shouldn't this be like top 10 in my view it should be... - attarj

I love this piece of music, it is truly amazing and I got the chance to play this unbelievable music, it should defiantly be in the top 10!

One of the best! Needs to be in top 10

What how are someone like you, clocks, imagine, and bohemian rhapsody ahead of this on a piano songs list?

9 November Rain - Guns N' Roses

Should be number 1. Axl wrote this song by himself and it was originally all on piano. Even the solo that Slash played. It took Axl more years to write this master piece! - DunnaNunnaBatman

It's my favourite Guns N' Roses song and I can play it.


10 Into the Light - In This Moment

The Contenders

11 My Heart Is Broken - Evanescence
12 Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis

very big!

13 Hurt - Christina Aguilera
14 A Day in the Life - The Beatles


15 Perfect Day - Lou Reed
16 The Scientist - Coldplay

This is the real ballad song of all time! - FinnBlom

As much as I love clocks, imagine, bohemian raphsody, and pyramid song, I love this true ballad because it is so beautiful.

This song is the best song ever
Best of coldplay

17 Hymn for the Missing - Red
18 Morphine Child - Savatage
19 Chance - Savatage
20 The Long and Winding Road - The Beatles
21 Lost In Paradise - Evanescence
22 Apologize - OneRepublic

Superb song about relationships gone wrong and the necessity of moving on, a massive international hit - MatrixGuy

23 Hurricane - Thirty Seconds to Mars
24 High Hopes - Pink Floyd

You won't hear any piano sound(what it calls,piano riff I guess) individually but you could hear it with backing acoustic guitar riffs,and its very heavy riffs - zxm

25 Don't Stop Me Now - Queen

Favourite song for a lot of people.

26 Coming Curse - Iced Earth
27 Lighters - Bad Meets Evil
28 Forgiven - Skillet

Beautiful! I didn't expect to see Skillet here - but they deserve it!

29 Empire of the Clouds - Iron Maiden
30 Fur Elise - Ludwig Van Beethoven
31 Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel

I heard that the intro live at Central Park was improvised. May Richard Tee rest in peace.

32 Sacrifice - Edguy
33 Living for the City - Stevie Wonder
34 Rivers Flow in You - Yiruma
35 In the End - Linkin Park
36 Scene Five: Through Her Eyes - Dream Theater
37 Hello - Evanescence
38 Stan (Live) - Eminem ft Elton John
39 Age of False Innocence - Blind Guardian
40 Your Mother Should Know - The Beatles
41 Your Song - Elton John
42 Hey Jude - The Beatles
43 The Fighter - In This Moment
44 This is Your Life - Dio
45 War of the Thrones (Piano Version) - Blind Guardian
46 Benny and the Jets - Elton John
47 Break In - Halestorm
48 Bat Out of Hell - Meat Loaf
49 All of Me - John Legend
50 Stay - Rihanna
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Top Remixes (8)

1. Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis
2. A Day in the Life - The Beatles
3. Perfect Day - Lou Reed
1. The Long and Winding Road - The Beatles
2. Let It Be - The Beatles
3. Fur Elise - Ludwig Van Beethoven
1. Into the Light - In This Moment
2. My Heart Is Broken - Evanescence
3. Hymn for the Missing - Red

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