Best Slap Bass Songs

We all like guitar solos or riffs. But what if bass guitar can be played like lead guitar?
These are some of the best slap bass songs. Please add more.

The Top Ten

1 Tommy the Cat - Primus

Started to like this song only because of slap solo. - zxm

The sample has some slap bass parts. - zxm

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2 Kareem’s Footprint - Buckethead Kareem’s Footprint - Buckethead V 1 Comment
3 Power Mad - Primus

Its not very noticeable. I mean if you just listen the song for first time.but if you pay little bit of attention then you'll hear the slap bass and its awesome! - zxm

4 Pow - Graham Central Station

No offense or not saying it worse. But when I saw the live version of the song, it was quite funny. I couldn't stop laughing. How they sing "POW" and dance. POW. - zxm

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5 U Can't Hold No Groove - Victor Wooten V 1 Comment
6 Lopsy Lu - Stanley Clarke
7 Greet the Sacred Cow - Primus
8 Scoop - Marcus Miller
9 Guti (The Finale) - Aurthohin Guti (The Finale) - Aurthohin

I have added it low because its not in English. But it has more than one bass solos. Three (or four) slap bass solos. The last one isn't slap bass though. It's a tapping solo. - zxm

10 Glide - Pleasure

The Contenders

11 Higher Ground - Red Hot Chili Peppers

Is a good slap line, and flea is extremely good doing the slap

12 People Passing By - Pain of Salvation

This song starts with a slap bass. - zxm

Awesome! - zxm

13 Nikkrishto - Aurthohin

The sample has some bass solo part. - zxm

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14 Seinfeld - Kitsch and Camp

Thought could use this. - zxm

15 Right Now - Korn
16 Undisclosed Desires - Muse

Thanks GillisL for adding it. never though Chris Wolstenholme slaps too. - zxm

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17 Cancer - Aurthohin

And like always he has slapped his bass here too. - zxm

18 Shurjo 2 - Aurthohin V 1 Comment
19 Guti (From Hell) - Aurthohin V 1 Comment
20 Bijoyer Gaan - Aurthohin

The song starts with a slap bass solo. - zxm

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