Greatest Debut Singles of All Time

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The Top Ten

1 Supersonic - Oasis

Noel Gallagher was described by George Martin as the greatest songwriter of our generation, and this shows us why! - Monners55

2 Anarchy In the UK - Sex Pistols
3 My Generation - The Who
4 Radio Free Europe - R.E.M.
5 Alive - Pearl Jam
6 Killing In the Name - Rage Against the Machine
7 Love Me Do - The Beatles

Needs to be higher - Dade

8 Wuthering Heights - Kate Bush
9 Blitzkrieg Bop - Ramones
10 Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House

The Contenders

11 Hey Joe - Jimi Hendrix
12 Gigantic - Pixies
13 Rock Lobster - The B-52's
14 Break on Through (To the Other Side) - The Doors

Technically this never broke into the Top 100, peaking at #106, although it reached the Top 20 on local Los Angeles radio stations.
Their next single, "Light My Fire" is generally considered their national debut.

15 Mr. Brightside - The Killers

The birth of an amazing band! :D - NintendoROCK3T

16 I Hate Everything About You - Three Days Grace
17 Crystalised - The xx
18 Wannabe - Spice Girls
19 Khe Sanh - Cold Chisel
20 Creep - Radiohead

The Mellow Lyrics And Instrumental Puts It On Top! It's That One Song Everyone Knows From Radiohead.

21 Shimmer - Fuel
22 Brothers & Sisters - Coldplay
23 I Want You Back - The Jackson 5
24 Maybellene - Chuck Berry
25 Be-Bop-A-Lula - Gene Vincent And His Blue Caps
26 Tomorrow - Silverchair
27 Just Keep Walking - INXS
28 Born to Run - Bruce Springsteen
29 Grace - Jeff Buckley
30 Complicated - Avril Lavigne
31 Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen
32 Undone (The Sweater Song) - Weezer

Catchy as hell, and both sad and happy at the same time

33 Holiday - Madonna
34 If You Had My Love - Jennifer Lopez
35 Estoy AquĆ­ - Shakira
36 Look at Me - Geri Halliwell
37 Thank You - Dido
38 You Give Good Love - Whitney Houston
39 Cowboys From Hell - Pantera
40 One Step Closer - Linkin Park
41 Polyamorous - Breaking Benjamin
42 Long Day - Matchbox 20
43 Operation Spirit - Live
44 Bring Me to Life - Evanescence
45 Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits
46 Dream On - Aerosmith
47 Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
48 Mushaboom - Feist
49 Clint Eastwood - Gorillaz
50 Crazy in Love - Beyonce
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Maybellene - Chuck Berry
2. Be-Bop-A-Lula - Gene Vincent And His Blue Caps
3. Suzanne - Leonard Cohen
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1. Supersonic - Oasis
2. Anarchy In the UK - Sex Pistols
3. My Generation - The Who
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1. Radio Free Europe - R.E.M.
2. My Generation - The Who
3. Anarchy In the UK - Sex Pistols
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