Greatest Songs of the 70s

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41 Piano Man - Billy Joel

Why is this not in the top ten? OH my gosh, so much emotion behind it... The piano is so amazing that it feels like its new every time.

This is one of my favorite songs and it really got me into 70s music. - gamingfoeealzs

The 70s saw so many great hits, but this is easily one of the most memorable, recognizable songs.
I'm amazed it's so low on the list. It's powerfully emotional and should be at least in the top 20.

AMAZING!

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42 Night Fever - Bee Gees
43 Misty Mountain Hop - Led Zeppelin
44 Starman - David Bowie
45 Your Song - Elton John
46 Tonight's the Night - Rod Stewart
47 Bat Out of Hell - Meat Loaf
48 Vincent (Starry, Starry Night) - Don McLean

One of the greatest song writers who ever existed.
One of the most inspirational songs.
This song shows us that although vincent suffered with mental illness we must not remember this in his legacy but look at the beauty he created even though he suffered with an illness. He was a misunderstood soul who believed that living in this world was no longer worth it. He must respect and honor his beauty. We thank Don McLean for giving us clear insight into the life of this troubled soul.

49 Runnin' With the Devil - Van Halen
50 Fire and Rain - James Taylor
51 Come Sail Away - Styx

Great song but Renegade by Styx is better.

This song should be higher up there in the list I love this song

52 Shadow Dancing - Andy Gibb

Wonderful song Shadow dancing, Andy Gibb, was an excellent singer and composer, he wrote and sang wonderful songs, this is one of my favorites of him

53 From Now On - Supertramp

There are a lot of Supertramp songs so much better than this one...!

54 T.N.T. - AC/DC
55 Rock Lobster - The B-52's

Changed my life. I was attending Iowa State University. Went to the local record store, hit the new wave/punk section saw this album. I thought they have to be good and I was right.

Kept me sane in the hell of REO speedwagon and Styx

56 (Don't Fear) the Reaper - Blue Oyster Cult

One of the greatest songs ever - Sincerity

The best song of all time

57 Candle in the Wind - Elton John
58 Year of the Cat - Al Stewart V 1 Comment
59 My Sharona - The Knack
60 Rocky Mountain High - John Denver
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