Best Songs From The Ramones


The Top Ten

1 Blitzkrieg Bop

Four words:Hey Ho, Let's Go - MetalGod

If this song is not the best Ramones song than you're simply kidding yourself.. It's a punk Anthem.. Known by every punk rocker. Hey ho lets go...

It rocks. Defining moment in rock history. Magical performance. Easily one of the best rock songs ever


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2 I Wanna Be Sedated

The Ramones are great, and this is definitely one of their best. It is at the top of my list of their songs. Close tie with Blitzkrieg Bop. But, I think this one might be better!

Rip all of the original group

I think this song is great end it the best this is for axileas my friend!

Twenty twenty twenty four hours ago, I wanna be sedated.
nothing to do no where to go
I wanna be sedated

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3 My Brain is Hanging Upside Down

The first Ramones song that I have heard that isn't just an icon that is over played and can barely be called a song any more. beautiful

First heard this in School of Rock. After I became obsessed with this song. Best song in my opinion.

Unbeatable song! Lifts up the mood... Awesome music...
One of the best alternative songs

A very catchy song! - nacim35

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4 Pet Sematary

Really cool songs and catchy lyrics. Listening to this song since months now.

A sad song by The Romones. I love it. 2nd favorite is "Sheena is a Punk Rocker".

My favourite of the Ramones! - YoSoyGamuza

Eternal... Like the band

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5 Sheena is a Punk Rocker

I simply adore this song, that's all

Great song, very catchy but still cool.

I remember this song in pet semetary when the truck driver was jamming out to before he hit the poor baby but it's a awesome song - Sabbath

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6 The KKK Took My Baby Away

Great song with good meaning.

Got to be right uup there with the best! Mr. P

Best punk song of 80s - Alex151

7 Rock 'N' Roll High School

Great beat and catchy lyrics, exhilarating!

I love this song so much!

Makes me wanna dance auww

8 Rockaway Beach

This is one funky groove brother

1st ramones song I listened to

9 Poison Heart

"I just wanna walk, right out of this world, 'cause everybody has a poison heart". These lyrics are quite meaningful to anyone that has had struggles through life. Whether it comes to bullies, not being understood by people, or just getting treated like garbage by everyone that comes into their life.

Good one

10 Beat on the Brat

This is totally my life. This song would be me babysitting, laugh out loud.

The Newcomers

? I'm Not Jesus

The Contenders

11 Teenage Lobotomy
12 I Don't Want to Grow Up

Tom waits coverd it some years later its such an honour

#4 YOUR LIST - frikian

13 I Believe In Miracles

Top 10 material right here. One of their most melodically beautiful songs, which they don't have many of. I love the Ramones and this song is clearly one of their best. - fidelcanojr

Best Ramones song, excellent solo and also love the lyrics

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14 We're a Happy Family

Needs to be higher! Daddy likes men! Laugh out loud doesn't get much more classic than that

15 Today Your Love, Tomorrow the World
16 Baby, I Love You

Love the vocals on this, he really leaves his mark with this slower paced almost waltz. Think a classical song but with Joey Ramone on vocals.

17 Chain Saw
18 Havana Affair
19 Do You Remember Rock 'N' Roll Radio?

Great lyrics, great melody, great drum intro, great recorded (as one of the few in the End Of The Century) and very true song even today

How is this not in the top ten it's genius. A true signature Ramones song.

Fun fact: this was in shrek the third - RecklessGreed


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20 Swallow My Pride
21 Psycho Therapy

Oh my god... this is a really good song
Have to be in top 5

22 Somebody Put Something In My Drink

Has to be higher amazingly fun song!

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23 Mental Hell
24 Strength to Endure

One of the most epic songs by them.

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25 Tomorrow She Goes Away
26 Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue
27 California Sun
28 Spider-Man

Should be up in the top 15

29 Anxiety
30 53rd & 3rd

Best song by them

31 We Want the Airwaves

Punk and melody! Great mix, great song! Ramones rules

32 Surfin' Bird

Such a brilliant cover. Long live The Ramones.

33 I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend

The most beautiful song I have ever heard.

34 Take It As It Comes
35 Danger Zone
36 Wart Hog
37 I Wanted Everything
38 Humankind
39 I'm Against It
40 Judy Is a Punk

Best Ramones song is pet cemetery however this is so low on the list I have to vote for it

Should be way higher

How is this 140?

The Best - Glauberson

41 Carbona Not Glue
42 I Wanna Live

Oh, I wanna live, I want to live my life! - Alex151

This song is, so catchy, punk and meaningful at least for me.
I think this song is first.

43 Commando

Great war tune. One of their best songs.

It should be in top ten.

Best Ramones song,should be on #1

44 Gimme Gimme Shock Treatment
45 Outsider
46 Cretin Hop
47 Pinhead

This is a one of the best songs by Ramones. Deserve to be at the top. This is too low I think

48 Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

What? This song deserves to be in the top 5!

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49 I Just Want to Have Something to Do

What is this song doing at 43? This is easily in my top 5! The line "Hanging out all by myself, I don't wanna be with anybody else" is one of my favorites because it's so relatable. This song is also a blast to play on guitar.

This is unbelievable. This song is definitely in the top ten Ramones songs.--Metalskull

50 You Should Never Have Opened that Door
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1. Blitzkrieg Bop
2. Pet Sematary
3. I Don't Want to Grow Up
1. Rockaway Beach
2. Blitzkrieg Bop
3. The KKK Took My Baby Away
1. Blitzkrieg Bop
2. I Wanna Be Sedated
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