Top Ten Most Epic Songs

The best songs that can be considered as epic in sense of either unusually long, bombastic/orchestral and/or consisting in several segments.

The Top Ten

1 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

The greatest song of all time doesn't deserve to be below Total Eclipse of the Heart

It's the greatest song of all time. - Catacorn

2 Preliator - Globus

Listen to this Before you vote its pretty epic - christangrant

3 Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
4 And Then There Was Silence - Blind Guardian

Everything in this masterpiece is epic - epic length (14:08), epic composition with many parts that get more intense, symphonic orchestration, epic story, and last but not least - mindblowing vocals from Hansi Kürsch with complex overlapping vocal harmonies creating a choir effect. Just amazing!
The song is about the final days of Troy, as foreseen by Cassandra, daughter of the king of the destroyed city. - Metal_Treasure

5 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

I like this a little better than Bohemian Rhapsody. - Catacorn

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6 One - Metallica
7 Ghost Love Score - Nightwish

One of the most underrated songs of all time, like a modern symphony, of such beauty and grace. It might not be a classic like many other more famous epic songs, but to me, it is the most complex and beautiful of those songs. - Martin_Canine

8 Welcome Home - Coheed and Cambria
9 Metal Health - Quiet Riot
10 Sacred Worlds - Blind Guardian

Epic symphonic metal at its best - one of the most impressive and crafted songs I've ever heard. - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler
12 Wheel of Time - Blind Guardian V 1 Comment
13 Thriller - Michael Jackson
14 Welcome to the Black Parade - My Chemical Romance
15 Dante's Inferno - Iced Earth

16:26 min long. Jon Schaffer rules!
I only don't like the song sample on here - it's not the original, it's a live version with abother singer. It's good for a live version but you know, the original studio version should have been on here. - Metal_Treasure

16 The Poet and the Pendulum - Nightwish
17 Livin’ On a Prayer - Bon Jovi
18 Stargazer - Rainbow

This masterpiece from Ritchie Blackmore and Dio (1976) pretty much defined "epic" in metal music. - Metal_Treasure

19 The Touch - Stan Bush
20 The End - The Doors
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
2. Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
3. One - Metallica
1. And Then There Was Silence - Blind Guardian
2. Dante's Inferno - Iced Earth
3. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
1. Preliator - Globus
2. Wheel of Time - Blind Guardian
3. Welcome Home - Coheed and Cambria

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