Best Rock and Metal Songs of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

Freddie Mercury was a genius.

Wrote by the amazing Freddie Mercury.

Best song of all time. It's creative, has powerful lyrics and Freddie Mercury is the best singer of all time. Brian May has a great solo in it and I also consider this to have the best opening to any song. It is very original. - PeeledBanana

Iconic and timeless song, shows Freddie's genuie.

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2 Master of Puppets - Metallica

Best by Metallica for sure. I will admit I like Iron Maiden better than Metallica but this song is a work of art. - PeeledBanana

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3 Hallowed by Thy Name - Iron Maiden

A very good song that got me into metal music. Iron Maiden is truly talented. - PeeledBanana

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4 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

A song that gets too much credit but does that mean it's bad? No, of course not. It has a good sound and complexity, and also a great solo. - PeeledBanana

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5 Bring Me to Life - Evanescence

I'm one of the few people who prefer this over My Immortal. in my opinion, this song had better lyrics and better vocals. - PeeledBanana

Both are really tremendous songs you can't go wrong with which you like slightly more. - htoutlaws2012

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6 Hey Jude - The Beatles

Even though I think The Beatles get too much credit just like Led Zeppelin, this song is very good, Paul McCartney was a great singer. - PeeledBanana

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7 Highway to Hell - AC/DC

I like this song. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

Another very catchy song with good lyrics. I love the solo and the vocals. - PeeledBanana

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8 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd

There's no need to explain how amazing David Gilmour was in this. - PeeledBanana

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9 We Will Rock You - Queen

Probably the most catchy song ever, people should put this in those try not to sing challenges, I guarantee a lot of people would fail the challenge. - PeeledBanana

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10 The Final Countdown - Europe

Damn, this song is catchy. I really love the tune to it and I find myself humming it a lot. - PeeledBanana

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The Contenders

11 Wheel of Time - Blind Guardian UListen to Sample
12 Stargazer - Rainbow UListen to Sample
13 Highway Star - Deep Purple UListen to Sample
14 Here I Go Again - Whitesnake UListen to Sample
15 Hey You - Pink Floyd UListen to Sample
16 Time - Pink Floyd UListen to Sample
17 Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd UListen to Sample
18 Hells Bells - AC/DC

Now that's what you call true rock! - MaxPap

Now that's called rock! - MaxPap

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19 One - Metallica UListen to Sample
20 And Then There Was Silence - Blind Guardian UListen to Sample
21 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Black Sabbath UListen to Sample
22 Numb - Linkin Park UListen to Sample
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Top Remixes (4)

1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
2. Hallowed by Thy Name - Iron Maiden
3. Master of Puppets - Metallica
1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
2. Master of Puppets - Metallica
3. Hallowed by Thy Name - Iron Maiden
1. Master of Puppets - Metallica
2. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
3. Hallowed by Thy Name - Iron Maiden

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