Best Rock Songs About Friendship

Everyone needs friends and everyone needs that someone to cheer them up in times of difficulty and give you company. After all, we are human. Music artists have realized the value of friends by basing some of their songs on the theme of friendship. Friendship kept The Beatles together, friendship kept Queen together... They were inspired by this magical relationship and wrote brilliant songs about it. Vote and enjoy!

The Top Ten

1 With a Little Help from My Friends - The Beatles

We sang this song in 5th grade choir. I was so happy we did - Catacorn

2 You're My Best Friend - Queen

This song has an entirely different history to it from what the title or the lyrics convey. The band's bassist John Deacon actually wrote this song for his wife but nevertheless, it still speaks about friendship. This was also one of Queen's most successful songs from A Night At The Opera. - RockUniverse

This song is just so happy. You can't help but smile every time you hear it. - phillysports

I thought of this as soon as I saw this list. - Ku

3 You've Got a Friend - James Taylor

This song is how Toy story got to be so successful

Wasn't it by Randy Newman? - Trollsfan536

4 I'll Stand By You - Pretenders
5 In My Life - Beatles
6 We're Going to Be Friends - The White Stripes

This song is featured in the film Napoleon Dynamite in the opening credits and it talks about how friends were made in the beginning of the school year. That kind of friendship is relatable when we gain friends on the first day of our school days. - RockUniverse

7 My Friends - Red Hot Chili Peppers
8 I'll Be There for You - The Rembrandts V 1 Comment
9 Friends - Led Zeppelin

This amazing rock song by LZ has strings in it and unarguably one of the greatest songs about friendship. For some people, this happens to be the first song that pops into their head when they think of something to dedicate to their friends. - RockUniverse

10 Friend of a Friend - Foo Fighters

The Contenders

11 Friends Will Be Friends - Queen
12 Positively 4th Street - Bob Dylan
13 Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield

This isn't about a very good song about friendship...he's trying to steal his friend's girl! - ListElla

14 Train in Vain - The Clash
15 Friendship - Tenacious D
16 Here's to Us - Halestorm
17 This Afternoon - Nickelback

Great song!

18 Friends - Elton John
19 Why Can't We Be Friends - War
20 Leningrad - Billy Joel
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1. I'll Stand By You - Pretenders
2. You're My Best Friend - Queen
3. I'll Be There for You - The Rembrandts
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1. You've Got a Friend - James Taylor
2. With a Little Help from My Friends - The Beatles
3. In My Life - Beatles
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