Most Emotional Rock and Metal Guitar Solos

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The Top Ten

1 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
2 Floods - Pantera

The outro riff. Not solo. - zxm

3 November Rain - Guns N' Roses
4 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest

The first solo, especially its last notes. A Glenn Tipton solo. - Metal_Treasure

5 Child in Time - Deep Purple
6 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
7 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
8 Fade to Black - Metallica

First song that came into my head. Should be #1, at least Top 5. - truckturner

Both solos are emotional - Userguy44

Definitely. - mmarce445

9 Stargazer - Rainbow
10 The Sleep - Pantera

The Contenders

11 Cemetary Gates - Pantera
12 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
13 Estranged - Guns N' Roses

Those two guitar solos are amazing. It's a great Guns N' Roses song

14 Fiddler on the Green - Demons & Wizards
15 Blood Brothers - Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden guitarists are so underrated

Janick Gers's solo is full of feels on this one.

16 One - Metallica

The first solo is the most emotional to me. - Userguy44

17 The Man (That I Don't Know) - Primal Fear

The 2nd solo (outro); and it's over 1 minute long. - Metal_Treasure

18 Sometimes I Feel Like Screaming - Deep Purple
19 To Live is to Die - Metallica

This song is sooo emotinal. Those guitars seem like they are crying...

20 Amazing - Aerosmith

Joe Perry is just untouchable on this one.

21 A Light In the Black - Rainbow
22 High Hopes - Pink Floyd
23 So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
24 This I Love - Guns N Roses

Wonderful solo (and not even by Slash)

25 Blackbird - Alter Bridge
26 Time - Pink Floyd
27 The Bluest Blues - Alvin Lee

Technical version of Comfortable Numb. - zxm

28 Still Got the Blues (For You) - Gary Moore

Why isn't this higher? This is a gorgeous solo! - Userguy44

29 Midnight Blues - Gary Moore
30 Story of the Blues - Gary Moore
31 Diabolus - Primal Fear
32 Intermezzo Liberte - Arch Enemy
33 Death and the Healing - Wintersun
34 Everytime I Die - Children of Bodom
35 The Best of Times - Dream Theater
36 Dogs - Pink Floyd
37 Alone in the World - Caligula's Horse
38 My Back Pages - The Byrds
39 Stranger In This Town - Richie Sambora
40 Dry County - Bon Jovi
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
2. Floods - Pantera
3. November Rain - Guns N' Roses
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1. Child in Time - Deep Purple
2. Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest
3. Floods - Pantera
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1. Floods - Pantera
2. Cemetary Gates - Pantera
3. Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest
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