Top Ten Rock Songs With the Best Opening Lyrics


The Top Ten

1 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

Is this the real life, or is this just fantasy?

No doubt at all. The best.


2 Yesterday - The Beatles
3 The Trooper - Iron Maiden

"You'll take my life, but I'll take yours, too! " - Metal_Treasure

4 Another Brick in the Wall (Pt 2) - Pink Floyd
5 Black Dog - Led Zeppelin
6 Basket Case - Green day

Do you have the time to listen to me whine?

7 Time What Is Time - Blind Guardian
8 Peace Sells - Megadeth

'What do you mean, "I don't believe in God"? I talk to him every day.' - Metal_Treasure

9 Mysteria - Edguy

"Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the freakshow! " - Metal_Treasure

10 The Sounds of Silence - Disturbed

Okay sorry for not putting the older one. - Cheese567

I chose the cover because it's more rock. - Cheese567

But the original created a whole new genre of rock. You can't get "more rock" than that. - PetSounds

The Contenders

11 Poor Man's Crusade - Demons & Wizards

"The Holy Ghost can't save you anymore". - Metal_Treasure

12 Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath

"Sing me a song, you're a singer". - Metal_Treasure

13 Bright Eyes - Blind Guardian

"Fool just another, Fool just another... I've been waiting for signs of god" - Metal_Treasure

14 You Give Love a Bad Name - Bon Jovi UListen to Sample
15 Baba O'Riley - The Who

Out here in the fields, I fight for my meals!

16 Take the Power Back - Rage Against the Machine UListen to Sample
17 Don't Stop Me Now - Queen UListen to Sample
18 Come Out and Play - The Offspring UListen to Sample
19 Feel Good Inc - The Gorillaz UListen to Sample
20 Last Resort - Papa Roach UListen to Sample
21 Under the Bridge - Red Hot Chili Peppers UListen to Sample
22 Where is My Mind? - Pixies UListen to Sample
23 Dream On - Aerosmith UListen to Sample
24 Don't Look Back in Anger - Oasis UListen to Sample
25 Enter Sandman - Metallica UListen to Sample
26 Beautiful Day - U2 UListen to Sample
27 Welcome to the Black Parade - My Chemical Romance UListen to Sample
28 Paradise City - Guns N' Roses UListen to Sample
29 One Hundred Years - The Cure UListen to Sample
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
2. Yesterday - The Beatles
3. Another Brick in the Wall (Pt 2) - Pink Floyd
1. The Trooper - Iron Maiden
2. Time What Is Time - Blind Guardian
3. Peace Sells - Megadeth


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