Top Ten Songs by American Rock Bands

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The Top Ten

1 Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses
2 Hotel California - Eagles

So good its listed twice.

3 Livin' On a Prayer - Bon Jovi
4 Dream On - Aerosmith
5 Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
6 Under the Bridge - Red Hot Chili Peppers
7 Light My Fire - The Doors
8 Rock N' Roll All Nite - Kiss

Third-rate garage band.

9 More Than a Feeling - Boston
10 Numb - Linkin Park

The Newcomers

? Panama - Van Halen

The Contenders

11 My Immortal - Evanescence
12 Alone Again or - Love
13 21 Guns - Green Day
14 Jump - Van Halen
15 Blitzkrieg Bop - Ramones
16 Detroit Rock City - Kiss
17 For What It's Worth - Buffalo Springfield

Not really; it was about some highly localized protests by college-age kids who were unhappy that a popular nightclub was being torn down for a traffic right of way. Everything beyond that was totally co-opted.

Ah, yes...the anthem of the nihilistic yippie communists of the 60s, swallowed hook, line and sinker by the drug-addled hippies who soon enough were creating the curricula in American universities. Worked out SO well.

18 The End - The Doors
19 Runnin with the Devil - Van Halen

I'm surprised no one else has put any Van Halen songs on this list... - Element119

20 Bring Me to Life - Evanescence
21 Turn, Turn, Turn - The Byrds
22 Jesus of Suburbia - Green Day
23 Welcome to the Black Parade - My Chemical Romance
24 Breathe Into Me - Red
25 Papercut - Linkin Park
26 The Intervention - Nine Lashes
27 Anthem of the Lonely - Nine Lashes
28 Monster - Skillet
29 Afterlife - Avenged Sevenfold
30 Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
31 Demons - Imagine Dragons
32 Octavarium - Dream Theater
33 Master of Puppets - Metallica
34 Holy Diver - Dio
35 Peace Sells - Megadeth
36 Why Can't This Be Love - Van Halen
37 Ain't Talkin' 'bout Love - Van Halen
38 Unchained - Van Halen
39 Mean Street - Van Halen
40 You're No Good - Van Halen
41 Welcome to the Jungle - Guns N' Roses
42 Lithium - Nirvana
43 Drive - The Cars
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1. Dream On - Aerosmith
2. Livin' On a Prayer - Bon Jovi
3. Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses
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1. More Than a Feeling - Boston
2. Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses
3. Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
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1. Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses
2. Hotel California - Eagles
3. Livin' On a Prayer - Bon Jovi
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