Top Ten Rock Songs With the Best Vocals


The Top Ten

1 Somebody to Love - Queen

Impressive vocal. Masterpiece written by Freddie.

Ooh, each morning I get up I die a little
Can barely stand on my feet
(Take a look at yourself) Take a look in the mirror and cry (and cry)
Lord what you're doing to me (yeah yeah)
I have spent all my years in believing you
But I just can't get no relief, Lord!
Somebody (somebody) ooh somebody (somebody)
Can anybody find me somebody to love?

2 Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns N' Roses
3 Dreams - Van Halen
4 Breaking the Law - Judas Priest
5 Separate Ways (World's Apart) - Journey
6 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
7 Dream On - Aerosmith
8 Heaven Denies - Demons & Wizards

The whole song is a vocal perfection at high level, especially the outro - it's the most beautiful vocal performance in the world!
You can't complain - in one song you hear the singer's extremely powerful voice but also his soft, angelic and almost spiritual voice. - Metal_Treasure

9 Bed of Roses - Bon Jovi
10 Path of Glory - Demons & Wizards

Vocal perfection from start to finish. Vox at the beginning are mindblowing. - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Wheel Of Time - Blind Guardian

This song is very intense and it's 9 minutes long but the singer nailed it. Pay attention to his range and operatic type of voice at 7:00-7:05. Amazing. - Metal_Treasure

12 Run to the Hills - Iron Maiden
13 Imagine - John Lennon
14 Every Rose Has It's Thorn - Poison
15 Yesterday - The Beatles
16 Sunshine of Your Love - Cream
17 Light My Fire - The Doors

Jim Morrison's vocals make me melt into a puddle. - galaxyfox

18 Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones
19 All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix
20 A Day In the Life - The Beatles
21 Cinnamon Girl - Neil Young & Crazy Horse
22 My Back Pages - The Byrds
23 Alone Again or - Love
24 The End - The Doors
25 Head Like a Hole - Nine Inch Nails
26 Barracuda - Heart
27 Changes - Black Sabbath
28 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Elton John
29 Roundabout - Yes
30 Carry On Wayward Son - Kansas
31 Black Magic Woman - Santana
32 Suite Judy Blue Eyes - Crosby, Stills & Nash
33 Carry On / Questions - Crosby, Stills & Nash
34 Crazy On You - Heart
35 From the Beginning - Emerson, Lake & Palmer
36 Closer to Home (I'm Your Captain) - Grand Funk Railroad
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Top Remixes

1. Imagine - John Lennon
2. Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
3. Somebody to Love - Queen
1. Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns N' Roses
2. Somebody to Love - Queen
3. Dreams - Van Halen
1. Heaven Denies - Demons & Wizards
2. Somebody to Love - Queen
3. Path of Glory - Demons & Wizards


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