Top Ten Most Iconic Rock Drum Beats

There are good drum beats. There are amazing drum beats. There are drum beats that are just catchy. But then, there are legendary, iconic, even decade explaining drum beats. Vote for which of these you believe is the most influential and amazing rock drum beats that you not only remember, but love. When I initially made this list, I made sure I had one song per band. With bands like Judas Priest, deciding between painkiller or living after midnight, or with led zeppelin, deciding between rock n roll or when the levee breaks, or with rush, there was a lot of potential candidates. But when you guys vote, vote for whatever you want.

The Top Ten

1 We Will Rock You - Queen

If we are talking ICONIC... - gemcloben

2 When the Levee Breaks - Led Zeppelin
3 Hot for Teacher - Van Halen
4 Tom Sawyer - Rush V 1 Comment
5 Painkiller - Judas Priest V 1 Comment
6 No More Sorrow - Linkin Park
7 Toxicity - System of a Down
8 War Pigs - Black Sabbath
9 No Excuses - Alice In Chains
10 Reggatta de Blanc - The Police

The Contenders

11 Chalk Outline - Three Days Grace
12 Toad - Cream
13 Tomorrow Never Knows - The Beatles
14 White Room - Cream
15 Gloria - U2
16 Iron Man - Black Sabbath
17 Whole Lotta Love - Led Zeppelin
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Top Remixes

1. When the Levee Breaks - Led Zeppelin
2. We Will Rock You - Queen
3. Hot for Teacher - Van Halen
1. Painkiller - Judas Priest
2. Tom Sawyer - Rush
3. We Will Rock You - Queen



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