Greatest Classic Rock Songs


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101 Child in Time - Deep Purple

Why is this not at nr. one? It expresses great feelings in the screaming part and the guitar part is just incredibly cool! - theinvidual

The best song ever heard. The guitar solo is fantastik, and everything is perfect. Number one across the nation!

A truly masterpiece - Deep Purples finest work, if you ask me.

Come on people this at least top 20

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102 Blaze of Glory - Bon Jovi
103 Baker Street - Gerry Rafferty

Along with Nilsson, the most underestimated artist of the last 50 years. The lyrics are wonderful, the vocals sublime and the sax chorus never bettered

Yes! I was wondering where this song was. Top 50 at least. This song just ROCKS!

Definitely should be top 20! One of the best written tunes of all time!

One of the real greats that get overlooked!

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104 Love Gun - Kiss

This is such a joke. This is the first KISS song I've seen on the list. "Love Gun" & "Detroit Rock City" are my two favorite KISS songs. We're talking about the hottest band in the world! How aren't they higher? KISS inspired so many other artists. - maarilynmaanson

My favorite song of Kiss :3 I love Love gun

Dude,your kidding me.Kiss is an insane awesome band and "Love Gun" is a great song.Seriously, what retard put "Love Gun" at 105.

105 Urgent - Foreigner

Should be much higher. That sax solo is magnificent, and is so high pitched on a tenor, wow, As a sax player for years, this is a big, great song

Best use of sax since Baker Street. The song just oozes raw lust!

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106 The Chain - Fleetwood Mac

How can this be so low?
Best song ever!

107 T.N.T. - AC/DC

Ac dc are the kings of rock and no other band comes close

No one else can make a song as badass as this one

Bon Scott era classic, this gets me fired up.

108 Jump Into the Fire - Harry Nilsson

By no means the best Nilsson song, but I will always back Harry.

109 Burn - Deep Purple

Forgotten song one of their best. Best of this lineup.

110 Born in the U.S.A. - Bruce Springsteen

This song is obviously a legend tells a great story ( born down in a dead mans town) listen to it your self it's great

111 Round and Round - Ratt
112 Lay It On the Line - Triumph

Needs to be higher

113 Nothing Else Matters - Metallica

What is this song doing all the way down here? Should be at least in the top 20.

Guys, how can this song be missed- quite surprising! Should be figured in the list of top five songs ever..

Get this higher. What a crime to be 86.


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114 Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
115 Radar Love - Golden Earring

This is one of the best bands ever, I still love this band, radar love is a great song but twilight zone and when the lady smiles are also good

I think this should have been on the list of great driving songs! It is a classic still to this day! -G.

116 YYZ - Rush

YYZ is a masterpiece without lyrics. It deserves to be on this list. The amazing instrumentalists really stood up on this song.

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117 The Spirit of Radio - Rush
118 The Show Must Go On - Queen

This song should be higher than 92. It is the most dramatic, incredible, strong sounding song I've ever heard. They recorded this song when Freddie could barely walk!

Amazing song and vocals. Very emotional, too. - Metal_Treasure

Simply superb.

119 Belladonna - UFO

This is the most under rated rock band of all time too bad the world hasn't been exposed to them enough.every song they've done should be here...Belladonna is a classic ballad much better then most song here If you haven't heard them get any of their first 7 albums

120 Voodoo Child - Jimi Hendrix V 1 Comment
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