Most Familiar Rock Songs

Whether you're an 8-year old kid, or a 70-year old grandmother, you know all of these famous songs of good old rock.

The Top Ten

1 We Will Rock You - Queen

Even the littlest kids know this song. You start pounding the beat on a table, and they will recognize it and join in. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

This is the most recognized one. Everybody in the world knows it.

2 Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd

Everyone knows this one. Even if they don't know what or where Alabama is. What's a classic rock playlist without Sweet Home Alabama? - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

3 Living on a Prayer - Bon Jovi

I instantly recognise this track every time. But Wanted Dead or Alive is my favourite of their songs. - PositronWildhawk

I mean this is a legendary song and has such a unique music. Can be instantly recognised - Kiteretsunu

4 Don't Stop Believing - Journey
5 Smoke On the Water - Deep Purple

Even before I knew what this song was, I knew the tune well. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

6 I Love Rock and Roll - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

I love rock n roll, so put another dime in the jukebox baby. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

7 Rock Around the Clock - Bill Haley

This is thought to be the first hit rock song of all time. It was released in the late 50's. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

8 You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC

This is a rock and roll song that will get anyone off their duff and on their feet. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

9 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
10 I'm a Believer - The Monkees

You can thank Shrek for the reason all the little kids know this song. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

The Contenders

11 I Wanna Rock - Twisted Sister

Even if you don't know this particular song, you'll at least know the SpongeBob version. - GHOSTbirdnatureLOVER

12 Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
13 Crazy Train - Ozzy Osbourne
14 Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
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Top Remixes

1. We Will Rock You - Queen
2. Don't Stop Believing - Journey
3. Smoke On the Water - Deep Purple
1. Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
2. We Will Rock You - Queen
3. I Love Rock and Roll - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts


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