Top Ten Best Rock Songs of the 70s

The 70s...maybe the best decade for rock (or at least one of the best) I've included two or three of my personal favourites but the rest are what has already been suggested to me - if it was left up to me, there would be ten rock songs of the Southern kind. Feel free to vote or add some of your own favourites.

The Top Ten

1 Mississippi Queen - Mountain
2 Life In the Fast Lane - The Eagles
3 Tush - ZZ Top
4 Fat Bottom Girls - Queen
5 Radar Love - Golden Earring

A timeless song. I like the 70s - Userguy44

6 It's Only Rock & Roll (But I Like It) - The Rolling Stones
7 Highway to Hell - AC/DC
8 Feel Like Making Love - Bad Company
9 Black Betty - Ram Jam
10 The Boys are Back in Town - Thin Lizzy

The Contenders

11 Slow Ride - Foghat
12 Green Grass & High Tides - The Outlaws
13 Magic Man - Heart

Noticed this gem before other great added songs such as: Move Over, Barracuda, Desperado, Fooled Around and Fell in Love, Gamblin' Man, Whippin' Post, Her Strut, Slow Ride, Rock Me Baby and Start All Over. Thank you to whomever added them. if I could vote again today, I'd vote Gamblin' Man. Still, there's always tomorrow... - Britgirl

I know I added this, Her Strut and Fooled Around. Your Welcome, for my part... I also added Green Grass and High Tides, Twilight Zone, Back in the Saddle, Roundabout, Hair of the Dog, If You Wanna Get to Heaven, Jailbreak, Fool for the City and Kashmir. Whew! What a memory jolt... I may have added Slow Ride, I can't remember for sure. - Ned964

14 Fooled Around and Fell in Love - Elvin Bishop
15 Move Over - Janis Joplin
16 Money - Pink Floyd

That bassline. It will live forever. - Userguy44

17 Twilight Zone - Golden Earring
18 Her Strut - Bob Seger
19 Back in the Saddle - Aerosmith
20 Roundabout - Yes
21 Hair of the Dog - Nazareth
22 If You Wanna Get to Heaven - Ozark Mountain Daredevils
23 I Got a Right - The Stooges
24 Jailbreak - Thin Lizzy
25 Fool for the City - Foghat
26 Kashmir - Led Zeppelin
27 Desperado - Eagles
28 Barracuda - Heart
29 Gamblin' Man - Bonnie Raitt
30 Can't You Hear Me Knocking - The Rolling Stones
31 Whipping Post - The Allman Brothers Band
32 School's Out - Alice Cooper
33 Angie - The Rolling Stones
34 Start All Over - J. Geils Band
35 Rock Me Baby - Johnny Winter
36 Tumbling Dice - The Rolling Stones
37 Brown Sugar - Rolling Stones
38 Hotel California - Eagles
39 Straight On - Heart
40 Cry Baby - Janis Joplin

Well, I came here with the intention of voting for Gamblin' Man; that was until I saw this...Can't express how much I love this song. Thank you. - Britgirl

41 Shame the Devil - Robin Trower
42 Right Place Wrong Time - Dr. John
43 It Makes No Difference - The Band
44 Up on Cripple Creek - The Band
45 Dreams - Fleetwood Mac
46 Can I Get a Witness - Lee Michaels
47 I Hear You Knocking - Dave Edmunds
48 Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who
49 Without You - Harry Nilsson
50 Do It Again - Steely Dan
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