Most Original Songs of All Time

These are songs each one unlike any other. Recognizable in the sense of hearing it, you automatically know what song it is if you know it.

The Top Ten Most Original Songs of All Time

1 21st Century Schizoid Man - King Crimson

All rock songs... - ProPanda

2 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
3 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
4 Only a Northern Song - The Beatles
5 Turn to Stone - Electric Light Orchestra
6 Master of Puppets - Metallica
7 Hotel California - The Eagles
8 The Bard's Song (In the Forest) - Blind Guardian
9 Walk of Life - Dire Straits
10 Aqualung - Jethro Tull

The Contenders

11 Purple Haze - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
12 Child in Time - Deep Purple
13 Light My Fire - The Doors
14 Baba O'Riley - The Who
15 Urgent - Foreigner
16 Octavarium - Dream Theater
17 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

I am pretty sure somebody added this as a joke, it clearly has 3 songs before it that sound just like Stairway. - Beatlesboy9

You're kidding right? - ProPanda

I don't know who added this.But I think this song is here for being insult.Cause everyone more or less knows this song is not original.The opening acoustic riff sounds like Taurus by spirit.Though the solo.drum beats,ending high pitched vocals,the lyrics were original.But still no one will vote for this song.Only because of the 20 seconds plagiarized riff some people hate the whole 8 minutes song .But this song is not 100 percent original anyway . - zxm

18 Louie Louie - The Kingsmen
19 The Prophet's Song - Queen


20 Skalds and Shadows - Blind Guardian
21 Strawberry Fields Forever - The Beatles
22 A Day in the Life - The Beatles

A combination of 2 separately-written songs, it takes you through 2 seperate walks of a man's life. - MetalPope

23 Tomorrow Never Knows - The Beatles
24 The Passenger - Iggy Pop
25 I'm Waiting for the Man - The Velvet Underground & Nico
26 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida - Iron Butterfly
27 Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys
28 A Light in the Black - Rainbow
29 More Than a Feeling - Boston
30 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
31 Orion - Metallica
32 My Immortal - Evanescence
33 Future - Paramore
34 Jesus of Suburbia - Green Day
35 Empire of the Clouds - Iron Maiden
36 A Change of Seasons - Dream Theater
37 Rime of the Ancient Mariner - Iron Maiden
38 Headfirst Slide Into Cooperstown on a Bad Bet - Fall Out Boy
39 A Little Piece of Heaven - Avenged Sevenfold
40 Breaking the Habit - Linkin Park
41 The March of the Black Queen - Queen

Along with such songs as Bohemian Rhapsody, The Prophet's Song, Innuendo, and The Millionaire Waltz, this is an early example of Queen's forte of writing completely unique, innovative songs. This is also backed up by their developments in Pop music, with their 1982 album Hot Space (which has been called Queen's worst) cited as a partial inspiration for Michael Jackson's Thriller album.

42 Heartbreaker - Led Zeppelin
43 The Trooper - Iron Maiden
44 Paranoid Android - Radiohead
45 Time - Pink Floyd
46 Stan - Eminem
47 Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving with a Pict - Pink Floyd
48 Baby - Justin Bieber
49 Anaconda - Nicki Minaj
50 Dooo It - Miley Cyrus
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