Top Ten Songs to Get You Into Classic Rock

The Top Ten

1 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
2 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
3 Baba O'Riley - The Who
4 (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
5 All Along the Watchtower - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
6 Hotel California - Eagles
7 Sunshine of Your Love - Cream
8 Hey Jude - The Beatles
9 Riders On the Storm - The Doors
10 Tom Sawyer - Rush

The Newcomers

? Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns N' Roses

The Contenders

11 Time - Pink Floyd

It may be a little bit of complex. - zxm

12 Kashmir - Led Zeppelin
13 Under Pressure - David Bowie & Queen
14 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
15 On the Way Home - Buffalo Springfield
16 Hard Lovin' Man - Deep Purple

I appreciate this song because it was one of the first proto-metal songs. But it's not classic rock and I think it shouldn't be on this list. - Metal_Treasure

17 Holy Diver - Dio

One of my favorite songs but it's metal, not classic rock and it shouldn't be on this list. - Metal_Treasure

18 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd
19 Don't Stop Believin' - Journey

Very catchy song. However I prefer the newer version, with Arnel Pineda vocals. It seems better to met than the original. - zxm

20 More Than a Feeling - Boston

Another good songs for beginners. - zxm

21 Smoke on the Water - Deep Purple

Catchy riffs, good vocals. Good for beginners. Usually this song gets people into Deep Purple. - zxm

22 Don't Cry - Asia

Seems like a poppy song. But good song. - zxm

23 Heat of the Moment - Asia

The riffs is quite good. Not a tough song to love. - zxm

24 Let It Be - The Beatles

Better than Hey Jude in my opinion. - zxm

25 Waterloo Sunset - The Kinks

Catchy riff, calm voice. Good for beginners. - zxm

26 Paint It Black - The Rolling Stones

Another good song for beginners. - zxm

27 Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones

Released in 1969. has quite a good screaming type of vocals. - zxm

28 We are the Champions - Queen
29 Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
30 Another Brick in the Wall - Pink Floyd
31 Carry on Wayward Son - Kansas
32 Livin' on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
33 Here Without You - The Byrds
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Top Remixes

1. (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
2. Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
3. Hotel California - Eagles
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1. Sunshine of Your Love - Cream
2. All Along the Watchtower - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
3. Baba O'Riley - The Who
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